Scientists find explanation for global warming pause

Scientists find explanation for global warming pause Scientists have found an explanation for a global warming pause that the Trump administration is using to justify keeping the U.S. out of the Paris climate accord. The reason for the pause, researchers say, goes back to changes in the weather, with the weather in the Arctic and Antarctic warming. The study was done by scientists at the University of Colorado, Boulder and the University of Oxford. It argues the pause was due to natural factors that began when human activities such as the burning of…Více …

Deb frecklington on sugar industry act amendments to Senate bill

Deb frecklington on sugar industry act amendments to Senate bill The Senate has delayed debate on Senate Bill 596, requiring the states to implement a law mandating proof of a workplace or housing occupancy as proof of a source of income. The bill, authored by Sens. Mark Schoesler, R-Springfield, and Jeff McFarland, D-Auburn, would require producers to provide income proof upon showing a source of income. Under this bill, sugar producers could earn $12,000 a year from sales of cane sugar, a commodity with a 40 percent price premium to other sugars. But…Více …