USF Hosts “Towards Democracy and Diversity” Summer Seminar

For detailed article on  “Towards Democracy and Diversity” please click on the following link USF Hosts Caribbean Teachers in Democracy Education Effort

You may also  read more about the Teachers’ activities by reading the Seminar Weekly Report (June 29-July 4 )

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  • Scientists Trace Extreme Heat in Australia to Climate Change - New York Times September 29, 2014
    New York TimesScientists Trace Extreme Heat in Australia to Climate ChangeNew York Times“When we look at the heat across the whole of Australia and the whole 12 months of 2013, we can say that this was virtually impossible without climate change,” said David Karoly, a climate scientist at the University of Melbourne who led some of the ...Climate Change Is D […]
  • Causes of California drought linked to climate change, Stanford scientists say - Stanford University News September 30, 2014
    San Jose Mercury NewsCauses of California drought linked to climate change, Stanford scientists sayStanford University NewsThe research, published on Sept. 29 as a supplement to this month's issue of the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, is one of the most comprehensive studies to investigate the link between climate change and California […]
  • Australia's 2013 heatwave due to climate change, researchers conclude - Sydney Morning Herald September 30, 2014
    Sydney Morning HeraldAustralia's 2013 heatwave due to climate change, researchers concludeSydney Morning HeraldRecord temperatures in Australia in 2013 were almost certainly caused by man-made climate change, five separate studies have found. Researchers from the University of Melbourne, the Australian National University and the University of NSW have  […]
  • Climate Change Has Jumped the Shark - Forbes September 29, 2014
    MarketWatchClimate Change Has Jumped the SharkForbesLay aside for now all of the arguments that can be made about the weaknesses of catastrophic climate change predictions. In fact, for purposes of discussion, let's assume that the worst-case scenario is likely to come true. The paradox of climate ...Which of 2013's Many Natural Disasters Can We Bl […]
  • California drought tied to climate change? Scientists unsure - SFGate September 29, 2014
    SFGateCalifornia drought tied to climate change? Scientists unsureSFGateClimate change is fueling record heat in many parts of the world, a team of international scientists said Monday, but a link between global warming and other extreme weather events, including California's devastating drought, remains less certain.
  • The Climate Deniers' Newest Argument - TIME September 29, 2014
    TIMEThe Climate Deniers' Newest ArgumentTIMEAnd so, too, we have the “Climate science is settled” charade, in which climate change deniers hand-select four words environmental scientists often do say, reframe those words to mean something else entirely, and then beat the scientists up for faux ...Revealed – The climate deniers' strategyThe Oshkosh […]
  • How did climate change affect UK's extreme weather events in 2013? - The Weather Network October 1, 2014
    Tech TimesHow did climate change affect UK's extreme weather events in 2013?The Weather NetworkBut no link was found between climate change and the extreme cold weather that hit the country earlier in the year. In fact “cold springs in the United Kingdom are expected to become rarer in a warming climate,” the report said. Ninety-two scientists ...Extrem […]
  • Amid Climate Change Backlash, Even Oil Companies Are Dumping ALEC Now - ThinkProgress September 30, 2014
    ThinkProgressAmid Climate Change Backlash, Even Oil Companies Are Dumping ALEC NowThinkProgressThe fourth-largest U.S. oil and gas company revealed Friday that it is leaving the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) amid widespread backlash over the free-market lobbying group's efforts to undermine clean energy and promote climate change ...Googl […]
  • Climate Change Linked to Extreme Weather in 2013 - Discovery News September 30, 2014
    Discovery NewsClimate Change Linked to Extreme Weather in 2013Discovery NewsMan-made climate change stoked some of 2013's most extreme heat on the planet, a new report shows. Twenty-two separate research teams analyzed 16 of last year's extreme weather events, including the California drought and devastating flooding in ...
  • Watching Fox News Addicts Viewers And Misinforms Them On Climate Change - ThinkProgress September 30, 2014
    ThinkProgressWatching Fox News Addicts Viewers And Misinforms Them On Climate ChangeThinkProgressOf course, Fox News is also far more inaccurate on issues like climate change than non-conservative media (such as CNN and MSNBC — see figure below). Thus its viewers are far more misinformed on a broad range of issues, as many studies have found.

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