Climate Change

Keystone XL Pipeline (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend Facts

Let’s check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.

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Pope Francis (Photo by Osservatore Romano/Getty Images)

Pope’s Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives’ Distrust

Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.

01/21/2015

Environmentalists Lose Ally In Congress With Boxer Retiring

Environmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.

01/09/2015

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Cities Prepare For Climate Change Without Saying So

With climate change a political minefield across the nation, some community leaders have hit upon a way of preparing for the potentially severe local consequences without triggering explosions of partisan warfare…

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014

A worker installs a new LED street light in Detroit. (credit: Sandra McNeil/WWJ)

Department Of Energy: LED Lighting Could Save Detroit Over $1 Million Annually

The Department of Energy’s Detroit Liaison Kerry Duggan said that one thing the city is doing to conserve energy is installing advanced lighting across the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

Crystal Mountain Resort from the top of the ski hill. Crystal Mountain photo.

Ski Resort: Climate Change Making Life Tougher On Michigan Tourism

Tourism officials and environmentalists gather at a northern Michigan ski resort to talk over the effects of climate change on Michigan’s multi-billion-dollar tourism industry

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2014

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High Tech On The Agenda At Great Lakes Crop Summit

You might not think of an event called the Great Lakes Crop Summit would be much for technology. But with robots, drones and climate change on the agenda, there’s a lot more than you’d think.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2013

Apple HQ

Matt’s Favorites: Russian Meteorite Pulled From Lake, Spaceship Apple, And Much More

So what’s the greatest and latest in the ever-evolving worlds of science and technology on the day when I head toward Michigan’s Great North to start my tour of all the great technology at some […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2013

Rocket Launch

Matt’s Favorites: TechTown Venture Deadline Looms, No Comment Sites Proliferate, And Much More

So what’s the latest from the world of wonderment that is science and technology? Well, strap on your swimmies, kids, today it’s gonna get deep… * First of all, something local: The deadline for applying […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

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“I Will Act On Climate” 27-State Bus Tour Arriving In Michigan Monday

Former Governor Jennifer Granholm is back in Michigan to speak out against climate change. Granholm will be among a coalition of community members who greet the bus when it arrives in Muskegon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2013

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