Time to End the Breast Implant Circus

Two weeks ago, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration convened an expert advisory panel to review and make recommendations on two silicone breast...

Junk Science: Light Bulb Lunacy

How much money does it take to screw in a compact fluorescent lightbulb? About $4.28 for the bulb and labor — unless you break...

Atlantic Panic Debunked

Climate alarmists gleefully surfed a 2005 Nature study that claimed greenhouse gas emissions would slow Atlantic Ocean circulation and cause a mini ice age...

Celebs Mislead Californians on Air Pollution Threat

What do Bill Clinton and Julia Roberts know about air pollution and health in California? The answer can only be “not much,” based on...

Green CEOs Bad for Business

Green CEOs and good business just don’t mix. Witness this past week’s embarrassing examples of Ford Motor Co.’s Bill Ford and BP’s Lord John...

Lead Did in Beethoven?

This weekend marks the 235th anniversary of the birth of composer Ludwig van Beethoven. But it’s his death over 178 years ago that made...

DDT Backlash Continues

Ever since the World Health Organization reversed the environmentalist-promoted ban on DDT in 2006, eco-activists have scrambled to devise new ways to malign the...

Green Hypocrisy’s Gold Standard

Is billionaire investor George Soros using environmental pressure groups to block a gold-mining project for his own financial benefit? Last week the Romanian government suspended...

Al Gore’s Congressional Lovefest

Al Gore unabashedly announced in Congress this week that he’s coming for our wallets. In his over-the-top testimony about global warming being a “planetary emergency”...

Pickens’ Natural-Gas Nonsense

“Get this one,” says billionaire T. Boone Pickens in his latest TV ad, “Iran is changing its cars to natural gas and we’re not...

Hurricane Hysteria Revisited

Will global warming increase hurricane activity? Two studies published in the last week arrived at opposite conclusions. A link between warmer sea surface temperatures and...

Green-on-Green Violence

The activist group Environmental Defense got a taste of what it used to dish out this week when its Washington, D.C., offices were invaded...

Picking on the Pickens Plan?

Billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens’ camp responded last week to this column’s multi-part analysis of the so-called “Pickens Plan.” Focusing on my most recent...

Global Warming’s New ‘Consensus’

There’s a new global warming consensus in town. It’s too bad the once-level-headed, but now chicken-hearted Bush Administration has already skedaddled, perhaps leaving our...

It’s the Sun, Stupid

When the international global warming alarm-ocracy gathers for its annual convention on the balmy island of Bali next week, is there any chance that...