Category: Environmental

Articles, photos and videos all with environmental topics.

Ralph Hall (R-TX) Speaks Out on Climate Change

The chair of the House of Representatives science committee doesn’t think much of the investigations exonerating the scientists involved in the 2009 Climategate e-mail scandal. He also believes that climate scientists are driven by hopes of financial gain in producing reports that provide evidence for global warming. Representative […]

Scientists test sick Alaska seals for radiation

According to Reuters, scientists in Alaska are investigating whether local seals are being sickened by radiation from Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant. Scores of ring seals have washed up on Alaska’s Arctic coastline since July, suffering or killed by a mysterious disease marked by bleeding lesions on the […]

2011 in Review | Extreme Weather

What a year 2011 was when it came to weather.  Blizzards, tornadoes, flooding, droughts and hurricanes.  Here is a photo journal through the extreme weather of 2011 shown in chronological order.  Geologic disasters (tsunami, earthquakes, etc) will be posted in a separate article, as well as the fires […]