Forecasting Climate Change

As with anything in this world, it depends on whose opinion or observations you trust

Earth’s Demise: Fire Versus Ice

  Earth’s Demise: Fire Versus Ice ~ Samantha Lewis   Although many believe that “Ice Age” was just a cute movie series, it now seems that yet another scare has to be put into the American people regarding the Ice Ages we have had, and the fact that the sun will, supposedly, head to bed […]

The Mosquito and Global Warming

  By Trish Elliott   One of the many side effects of global warming may be the increase in the size and range of the pesky, disease-carrying mosquito.   Let’s face it, most people hate mosquitos. The welt we get when we have a “mosquito bite” is actually an allergic reaction to their saliva, but […]

FirstEnergy Merger Will Help Ohio, Hurt Pennsylvania

Governor Edward R. Rendell today called on the Pennsylvania Utility Commission to deny the merger request by FirstEnergy and Allegheny Energy, saying the proposed deal could kill 980 good-paying jobs in southwestern Pennsylvania and harm competition in electricity markets at a time when prices are rising.

The Governor directed the Department of Environmental Protection to file a brief on behalf of the commonwealth with the PUC urging the commissioners to deny the merger request.