Global Warming

Climate change, trends, Olympics

Will Climate Change Threaten the Future of Winter Sports – Olympics?

Did you notice the shirtless men in the crowds watching Olympic events held in Sochi? The warm temperatures for the 2014 games will likely be recorded as the warmest Winter Olympics ever.  The Canada Research Chair in Global Change and Tourism at the University of Waterloo, Daniel Scott, has been studying the relationship between sports, […]


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Carbon Trading a Godsend or Giant Shell Game

Technorati Tags: carbon trading,global warming,cap-and-trade,carbon market According to the World Bank, global trades in the carbon market during 2007 were valued at more than $64 billion, more than double the 2006 figures. Is cap-and-trade good for the environment? Will it help us combat global warming? For those interested, Jennifer Barone recently published an article that […]