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Polar Bear Facepalm: Guardian encouraging CEOs to fly to New York to talk about sustainability…

Hat-tip to the Ferret for sending me this from that beacon of sanity and consistency, the Gaurdian.

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Polar Bear Facepalm: Conservatives will pay good money to trash the planet

From here, from hell. “Conservative US shoppers turned off by eco-friendly lightbulbs, study finds. Consumer research finds conservative shoppers avoid purchasing an item associated with protecting the environment” Hat-tip Mr Durruti.

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Guardian: “Has the axe fallen on the Green Spaces of #Manchester?”

Arwa Aburawa, co-editor of Manchester Climate Monthly, has a new article looking at the Mersey Valley, Alexandra Park and the bigger picture. You can read it here. I think it’s very good, but then I may not be completely impartial… … Continue reading

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Comment is useful – Guardian readers on south west UK flooding

Newspaper writes story about extreme weather events. Commenter says “it’s to do with climate change”. Someone (in this case someone who is “@SoAnnoyed”) says “natural cycles/normal variation” or some such theoretically plausible tosh. Other commenters pile in with supplementary information, … Continue reading

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