Nasa http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/11693/all en Meterologist Says Climate Alarmists Used ‘McCarthy’ Tactics Against Him http://www.mrc.org/articles/meterologist-says-climate-alarmists-used-mccarthy-tactics-against-him <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Networks completely Ignore Dr. Lennart Bengtsson’s complaints, while stoking climate fears. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/sean-long">Sean Long</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">When the federal government fearmongers over climate change, you can expect a collective media gasp. But not when alarmists are accused of pressuring and attacking skeptical scientists.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Sean Long is Staff Writer at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@SeanLong717" target="_blank">Follow Sean Long on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/meterologist-says-climate-alarmists-used-mccarthy-tactics-against-him" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Climate Change Environment Media climate Climate Change Global Warming GWPF ipcc lennart bengtsson mccarthy meteorology Nasa National Climate Assessment Report Science Tue, 20 May 2014 17:36:19 +0000 julia.seymour 46301 at http://www.mrc.org ABC’s Warming Alarmism Grows Cold http://www.mrc.org/articles/abcs-warming-alarmism-grows-cold <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ‘Nightline’ surprises with story on global cooling. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/sean-long">Sean Long</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">In a surprising turn, ABC’s “Nightline” consulted a scientist who thinks the world is in a period of global cooling.</p><p dir="ltr">“Nightline” strayed from the networks’ fixation on global warming on Jan. 29, instead running a story with one scientist’s warning of a new ice age. It was the first network program to mention “global cooling” in at least four years.</p><p dir="ltr">ABC interviewed Piers Corbyn, an astrophysicist and man-made climate change skeptic, &nbsp;who predicted a new ice age. Corbyn said “We are now at the early stages of a mini ice age.”</p><div class='signature'><p>— Sean Long is Staff Writer at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@SeanLong717" target="_blank">Follow Sean Long on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/abcs-warming-alarmism-grows-cold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Climate Change Environment Media abc climate alarmism Climate Change gavin schmidt global cooling Global Warming ice age Nasa Nightline piers corbyn Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:21:07 +0000 julia.seymour 45431 at http://www.mrc.org Misleading ‘97 Percent of Scientists’ Claim Resurfaces in NY Times http://www.mrc.org/articles/misleading-97-percent-scientists-claim-resurfaces-ny-times <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Warming alarmist Michael Mann claims climate consensus based on flawed methods. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/mike-ciandella">Mike Ciandella</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Repeat a statistic often enough and people will start to believe you. At least, that seems to be the philosophy of Penn State climate scientist Michael Mann, who has been repeating misleading figures to warn of manmade climate change for years.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Mike Ciandella is Staff Writer/Analyst for the Business and Media Institute at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@mikeciandella" target="_blank">Follow Mike Ciandella on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/misleading-97-percent-scientists-claim-resurfaces-ny-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Climate Change Environment Media 97 percent of scientists anthony watts bad methodology Climate Change Global Warming Hockey Stick James Hansen Jeffrey Sachs junk science manmade global warming marc morano Michael Mann Nasa scientific consensus Thu, 23 Jan 2014 15:10:14 +0000 julia.seymour 45367 at http://www.mrc.org ABC and CBS Spike Huge Pro-Life March, Yet Highlight Puny Pro-Gun Control Protest http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-and-cbs-spike-huge-pro-life-march-yet-highlight-puny-pro-gun-control-protest <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="width: 260px; height: 144px; margin: 1px; float: right;" src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012/ABC-WN-subway11v12-2013-01-25.jpg" /> The annual pro-life march, this year marking the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v Wade decision, drew tens of thousands to Washington, DC on Friday, but didn’t garner a syllable of coverage on Friday’s <em>World News</em> on ABC nor the <em>CBS Evening News</em>. <strong>Yet on Saturday night, both newscasts highlighted a pro-gun control protest in DC which CBS anchor Jim Axelrod pegged at drawing “close to a thousand people.”</strong><br /> <br /> The <em>NBC Nightly News</em> noted both protests and on Friday night also reported how a federal appeals court unanimously decided that President Obama violated the Constitution when he made recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board, a rebuke neither ABC nor CBS found newsworthy.</p> <p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-and-cbs-spike-huge-pro-life-march-yet-highlight-puny-pro-gun-control-protest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts Abortion CBS Evening News David Muir Diane Sawyer Nasa NBC Nightly News Pro-Lifers Protestors World News Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:46:28 +0000 brent.baker 42390 at http://www.mrc.org 2010 Heats Up News Hype over Global Warming http://www.mrc.org/articles/2010-heats-news-hype-over-global-warming <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kyle-gillis">Kyle Gillis</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >While some people can’t stand the heat, the news media revel in it.</p> <br /> <p >On July 15, USA Today reported that according the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/weather/climate/2010-07-15-heat-record_N.htm" />2010 is the hottest year on record</a>. ABC and CBS morning shows have also focused on the “record heat.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/2010-heats-news-hype-over-global-warming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Environment ChristopherHorner ClimateChange climategate CRU GlobalWarming Nasa NCDC NOAA USAToday worldtemperatures Mon, 19 Jul 2010 17:07:00 +0000 admin 27174 at http://www.mrc.org Obama's Space Cadets Care More about Islam than NASA http://www.mrc.org/aljazeera/obamas-space-cadets-care-more-about-islam-nasa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Given how poorly Obama appointees seem grounded on earth, it would make sense for them to be better suited for NASA – once also called the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Unfortunately, they are so far out in space that even the Hubble has no idea what they are doing and why.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/aljazeera/obamas-space-cadets-care-more-about-islam-nasa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AlJazeera charlesBolden Islam JakeTapper johnglenn Muslims Nasa obama Wed, 07 Jul 2010 18:03:59 +0000 admin 29892 at http://www.mrc.org CBS 'Early Show' Ignores Astronaut Criticism of Obama's Space Program Cuts http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-early-show-ignores-astronaut-criticism-obamas-space-program-cuts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-04-14-CBS-TES-Nguyen.jpg" /></div><p>On Wednesday's CBS Early Show, fill-in news reader Betty Nguyen reported on President Obama's new plan to cut back America's space program, but failed to mention sharp criticism by astronauts Neil Armstrong, Jim Lovell, and Eugene Cernan in a signed letter sent to the White House.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-early-show-ignores-astronaut-criticism-obamas-space-program-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc BarackObama BettyNguyen BiasAlert BudgetCuts cbs EarlyShow liberalmediabias Nasa NBC NeilArmstrong Wed, 14 Apr 2010 16:44:00 +0000 35965 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Smears CEI with False Funding Info http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnn-smears-cei-false-funding-info <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Despite teasing the segment as NASA’s “ClimateGate of its own,” CNN’s “American Morning” did its best to present global warming as the problem and discredit skeptics by misreporting their funding on Dec. 10.</p><p>Correspondent Jim Acosta reported that NASA’s climate data “shows the earth is getting hotter and changing fast” and quoted NASA scientist Thorsten Markus, who claimed rising temperatures could lead to an “ice-free” summer in the <st1:place w:st="on">Arctic</st1:place>.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnn-smears-cei-false-funding-info" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Energy acosta CEI CNN exxonmobil Nasa Thu, 10 Dec 2009 15:56:36 +0000 admin 26481 at http://www.mrc.org Famed Hurricane Forecaster William Gray Rips AMS, NASA's Hansen http://www.mrc.org/articles/famed-hurricane-forecaster-william-gray-rips-ams-nasas-hansen <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Prominent hurricane forecaster Dr. William M. Gray, a professor at Colorado State University, appeared at The Heartland Institute’s <a href="http://www.heartland.org/events/NewYork09/newyork09.html" />2009 International Conference on Climate Change</a> (ICCC) in New York on March 11 to elaborate on his theory that a natural cycle of ocean water temperatures related to the salinity (the amount of salt) in ocean water was responsible for some global warming that has taken place.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/famed-hurricane-forecaster-william-gray-rips-ams-nasas-hansen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Environment AMS GlobalWarming JamesHansen Nasa WilliamGray Thu, 12 Mar 2009 14:27:07 +0000 admin 26912 at http://www.mrc.org Former Hansen Supervisor Calls for the Global Warming Alarmist's Dismissal http://www.mrc.org/articles/former-hansen-supervisor-calls-global-warming-alarmists-dismissal <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Is it possible that one of the most outspoken figures of the global warming alarmist movement has violated ethical, if not legal boundaries in his job? John Theon, a retired senior NASA atmospheric scientist said he believed so.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/former-hansen-supervisor-calls-global-warming-alarmists-dismissal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Environment AlGore GlobalWarming HatchAct ICCC JamesHansen JohnTheon Nasa Wed, 11 Mar 2009 14:56:19 +0000 admin 26915 at http://www.mrc.org 'Good Morning America's' Expert Blames Heat Wave on Greenhouse Gas Emissions http://www.mrc.org/articles/good-morning-americas-expert-blames-heat-wave-greenhouse-gas-emissions <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     This time of year, global warming activists have another way to frighten the public – using steamy weather to suggest human greenhouse gas emissions are worsening a heat wave.</p> <br /> <p >     Stanford University professor Dr. Stephen Schneider told ABC’s “Good Morning America” June 9 that methane and carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are making hot temperatures even hotter. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/good-morning-americas-expert-blames-heat-wave-greenhouse-gas-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Energy aerosol car carbon ClimateChange CO2 dioxide emissions ethanol gas GlobalWarming greenhousegas heat hot iceage Nasa warm Weather Mon, 09 Jun 2008 20:20:02 +0000 admin 26134 at http://www.mrc.org NASA's Hansen Rails Against Coal At Fringe Left-Wing Event http://www.mrc.org/articles/nasas-hansen-rails-against-coal-fringe-left-wing-event <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >      It was a night filled with anti-corporate protests, anti-Bush comments, folk songs and the president of the Hip-Hop Caucus bellowing about <st1:country-region w:st="on">America</st1:country-region>’s “illegal war” in <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Iraq</st1:place></st1:country-region>. Welcome to the 2<sup>nd</sup> Annual “Climate Super Rally” featuring NASA’s Dr. James E. Hansen.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nasas-hansen-rails-against-coal-fringe-left-wing-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Business Media AmyGoodman ClimateChange Coal DemocracyNow GlobalWarming JamesHansen Nasa Wed, 23 Apr 2008 22:27:15 +0000 admin 26225 at http://www.mrc.org New NASA Temperature Data Yet Another Reason to Re-Assess Global Warming Scare http://www.mrc.org/commentary/new-nasa-temperature-data-yet-another-reason-re-assess-global-warming-scare <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dr-tim-ball-and-tom-harris">Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Imagine basing a country’s energy and economic policy on an incomplete, unproven theory – a theory based entirely on computer models in which one minor variable is considered the sole driver for the entire global climate system. </p> <br /> <p >     This is precisely what Al Gore, Senate Environment Committee Chairman Barbara Boxer and others want their nation to do. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/new-nasa-temperature-data-yet-another-reason-re-assess-global-warming-scare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Business and Media Institute calculation carbon ClimateChange CO2 data earth emissions gas GlobalWarming hansen hot ipcc James Nasa report sun temperature UN Wed, 22 Aug 2007 17:08:01 +0000 admin 29638 at http://www.mrc.org ABC Attacks NASA Skeptic with 'Incensed' Scientists http://www.mrc.org/articles/abc-attacks-nasa-skeptic-incensed-scientists <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Offer any skepticism of global warming and the media quickly line up experts to discredit you.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; That’s exactly what happened on “World News with Charles Gibson” on May 31. Correspondent Bill Blakemore’s report was about a “controversy” over recent skeptical remarks made on NPR by NASA administrator Dr. Michael Griffin.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/abc-attacks-nasa-skeptic-incensed-scientists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Environment Climate Change Global Warming hansen MediaBias Nasa scientists Sat, 02 Jun 2007 10:09:49 +0000 admin 25500 at http://www.mrc.org The Weather Channel's 'One Degree' of Propaganda http://www.mrc.org/articles/weather-channels-one-degree-propaganda <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Weather Channel already tells viewers to stay inside during bad weather, but a new campaign also tells them what to think and do about global warming.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The channel’s Climate Watch, launched around the end of September, includes a Web site called <a href="http://climate.weather.com/index.html"></a>One Degree and a show called <a href="http://climate.weather.com/onair.html"></a>“Climate Code” that premiered October 1.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/weather-channels-one-degree-propaganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute channel ClimateChange GlobalWarming hansen Nasa temperature tv Weather Fri, 20 Oct 2006 19:35:30 +0000 admin 24996 at http://www.mrc.org