Drought

Climate Change Denier Trump Promises Farmers He Will Make Droughts ‘Go Away…Disappear’

Climate Change Denier Trump Promises Farmers He Will Make Droughts ‘Go Away…Disappear’

Even though he steadfastly maintains that climate change isn’t real, President Trump is now promising that he can take care of a major side-effect of global warming. During an appearance in North Dakota on Wednesday, which was supposed to serve as a showcase for the administration’s tax cut plan, Trump said that while the state […]

California GOP State Legislator: Abortion Caused God To Put State In Drought

California GOP State Legislator: Abortion Caused God To Put State In Drought

A Republican state assemblywoman in California has a theory for why her state is entering the fourth year of its most severe drought in recent memory–legalized abortion. Shannon Grove has represented most of Bakersfield, one of the reddest areas of California, in the state assembly since 2010. Last week, she was one of the headliners […]

Global Warming’s Double Threat — Hot Temps And Hot GOP Air Make 2014 The Hottest Year On Record

Global Warming’s Double Threat — Hot Temps And Hot GOP Air Make 2014 The Hottest Year On Record

Last Friday, NASA and NOAA released a?report revealing that 2014 was the hottest year on record. Using tree rings and ice cores, University of Illinois scientist Don Wuebbles calculated that it could be the hottest in two millennia. As counselor to the International Panel on Climate Change, Wuebbles contributed to 97 percent of scientific journals […]

July 25th USED TO BE Colorado River Day

July 25th USED TO BE Colorado River Day

Image via flikr   The Colorado River was originally called The Grand River but its name was changed on July 25, 1921. The Colorado provides water to much of the Western United States, electricity for Nevada (the bright lights of Las Vegas come to mind), and outdoor recreation for millions of people. From the Public […]