If you don’t have enough to worry about
A stream of highly charged particles from the sun is headed straight toward Earth, threatening to plunge cities around the world into darkness and bring the global economy screeching to a halt.
This isn’t the premise of the latest doomsday thriller. Massive solar storms have happened before – and another one is likely to occur soon, according to Mike Hapgood, a space weather scientist at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory near Oxford, England.
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Even as the Japanese have abandoned its national emissions trading scheme because they’ve realized how many jobs would be lost
From Politico, a disturbing article about some of Mitt Romney’s donors. (H/T: Doug Ross) Excerpt: Will Mitt Romney flip-flop on climate