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  • Paul Sassone: Time to treat our mother better

    Paul Sassone: Time to treat our mother better
    We've got to treat our mother better. Mother Earth, that is. If the last couple of sledgehammer winters haven't convinced us that something is seriously going wrong on our home planet, perhaps the prices we are about to pay for groceries because of...
  • Celebrate Earth Day with these Lake County programs

    Earth Day has come around once again, and what better way to mark the 41st anniversary then by attending several free programs offered by the Lake County Forest Preserves from April 17-25. Lake Zurich Park's Arbor Day 9 a.m. April 25 Place: Paulus...
  • DuPage County starts initiative to drop greenhouse gas emissions

    DuPage County starts initiative to drop greenhouse gas emissions
    In an effort to be cool and at the same time save a little green, the DuPage County Board Tuesday approved joining the Sierra Club's Cool Counties program. The stated goal of the initiative is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the county by 10...
  • Global warming opponents face a new inquisition

    Global warming opponents face a new inquisition
    How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to defend it. But how many people today can stop looking at their electronic devices long enough to even think about such things? Meanwhile,...
  • Long-term weather trends affect climate change

    Last month was one of the coldest Februarys on record in the Lehigh Valley, prompting several letters to the editor with the this-proves-there's-no-global-warming theme. These letters reveal a common misperception about global warming. That is, that...
  • I'm twentysomething, I vote, and I won't take seriously any candidate who doubts climate change

    I'm twentysomething, I vote, and I won't take seriously any candidate who doubts climate change
    I am a voter — a white, male, college-educated twentysomething voter, born in the conservative South, living in the liberal North. I was raised in a middle-class family but now occupy an economic class more concerned with finding jobs than itemizing...
  • Larry Hogan's big fish story

    Larry Hogan's big fish story
    One expects a certain amount of bluster and prevarication from politicians. It's all part of telling an audience whatever they want to hear. As H.L. Mencken once noted, "if a politician observed he had cannibals among his constituents, he'd promise them...
  • Richard Post, energy scientist and prolific inventor, dies at 96

    One night during World War II, Richard Post, a civilian scientist for the Navy, was summoned from his bunk in Hawaii by the legendary Adm. Chester Nimitz. The mission: Go immediately to Guam and help upgrade U.S. submarine sonar systems and train...
  • Sounding alarm for global warming unnecessary

    I appreciate Charles Micklosky's letter to the editor ("Global warming warnings not new"). In it he referenced to a 1922 article about disappearing arctic icebergs, seals and whitefish. It predicted many coastal cities would be uninhabitable due to sea...
  • Bethlehem can be an environmental leader

    The mayor of Bethlehem, in conjunction with the mayors of Allentown and Easton, signed a climate protection agreement with goals for reducing the cities' carbon emissions. Currently Bethlehem has made improvements mainly within the city government's own...
  • Seattle scientists link warm-water blob to severe weather patterns

    SEATTLE A gargantuan blob of warm water that's been parked off the West Coast for 18 months is part of a larger pattern that helps explain California's drought, Washington's snow-starved ski resorts and record blizzards in New England, according to new...