Hurricane Irma Is Longest Living Storm With 185 MPH Winds In the Satellite Era

Energy | Michael Bastasch
NOAA National Weather Service National Hurricane Center image of Hurricane Irma approaching Puerto Rico

‘Now ranks among 5 longest-lived Cat 5s’

Obama Issues Another 'Black Friday' Decision To Restrict Offshore Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
An oil and gas drilling platform stands offshore as waves churned from Tropical Storm Karen come ashore in Dauphin Island, Alabama

‘January 20th cannot come soon enough’

Obama's Arctic Drilling Ban Isn't As 'Permanent' As You Think

Energy | Michael Bastasch
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‘It’s never been done before’

Obama Will PERMANENTLY Ban Arctic Drilling Before Trump Takes Office

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama holds a press conference at the conclusion of the APEC Summit in Lima, Peru November 20, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

An unprecedented use of the law

Legal Watchdog Probes Obama's Decision To Cancel Offshore Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Offshore oil rig drilling platform. (Credit: Kanok Sulaiman/Shutterstock)

They also wonder why Time Kaine flip-flopped

Global Warming 'Godfather's' New Alarmist Study Has A Fatal Flaw

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A polar bear growls at the St. Felicien Wildlife Zoo in St. Felicien, March 5, 2009. (REUTERS/Mathieu Belanger)

It’s based on ‘pure speculation’

Obama Flip-Flops On Drilling In The Atlantic

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama participates in an onstage interview at the South by Southwest Interactive in Austin

‘The administration has failed to present a serious offshore plan’

The Real 'Consensus': Global Warming Causes FEWER Hurricanes

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Hurricane Andres is seen weakening as Tropical Storm Blanca strengthens off the coast of Baja California, Mexico

‘By and large, the projected changes will be pretty small compared to natural variability’

EPA Chief: Global Warming Means More Hurricane Joaquins

Energy | Michael Bastasch

Except there’s no evidence she’s right

Did Global Warming Hiatus Actually Happen? Scientists Can't Agree

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former Vice President Al Gore speaks at the Center for American Progress

‘Our results clearly show that… there never was a hiatus, a pause or a slowdown in global warming’

Study Estimates Global Cooling During 21st Century

Energy | Michael Bastasch
NASA solar flare

‘Not since cycle 14 peaked in February 1906 has there been a solar cycle with fewer sunspots’

Study Claims Global Warming Is Curing Drought In Africa

World | Michael Bastasch

‘What we are learning shows that human activity is already having a major impact’

Study Casts More Doubt On Global Warming Alarmism

World | Michael Bastasch
Al Gore: green house gases and sweat.

‘A brief respite from the persistent rise of global temperatures’

New Climate Study Has The Media Talking Seriously About 'The Day After Tomorrow'

Video | Michael Bastasch

Slate Says ‘The Day After Tomorrow Might Kinda, Sorta Come True’

NASA Pokes A Hole In Another Global Warming Theory

Video | Michael Bastasch

Excuses, excuses

Report: Global Warming 'Pause' Could Last Another 10 Years

Video | Michael Bastasch

But still panic, of course

Mr. Colbert Comes to Washington - TheDC

Politics | Jonathan Strong

The Comedy Central host is testifying in front of Congress

Hurricane Danielle moves north, aims east of Bermuda - Bloomberg

US | Paul Conner

Maximum sustained winds were 110 miles (176 kilometers) per hour and little change is expected during the next 24 hours

Hurricane Katrina's legacy of health concerns - FOX News

US | Jeff Winkler (admin)

A study released this week linked the costliest natural disaster in U.S. history with a high incidence of anxiety in Gulf Coast-area children displaced by the hurricane

Protecting victims from the lawyers in the Gulf oil spill

Opinion | Bob Dorigo Jones

Sure, changes are needed in our legal system, but we have to be careful to protect victims. Sometimes, we even need to protect victims from the lawyers who are supposed to be helping them