In and Around the Rift: Nigeria at Night

The National Aeronautical and Space Agency (NASA) unveiled images of the Earth as it looks at night during the ongoing American Geophysical Union (AGU) fall meeting in San Fransisco, USA. The images are from the  new NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)  Suomi NPP satellite and are a composite of cloud free images acquired throughout…

What’s up with the Warming?

It’s been a while since I blogged on Climate Change and a lot has sure happened since then. There has been Climategate, the commotion caused by the hacked E-mails from the CRU (Climatic Research Unit) of University of East Anglia. More recently there has been Glaciergate revelation that IPCC prediction of Himalayan glaciers melting by…

UNFPA Goes Green

The UNFPA population report is out and the big news is that Africa’s population has passed the 1 billion mark, doubling in 27 years. Nigeria and Uganda are the main culprits with the highest growth rates. The UNFPA isn’t (and has never been) happy about this; so what do they do: they link growing population to climate change bringing to the fore another of the many hidden agendas being smuggled into Copenhagen under the guise of climate change.

Not yet Setttled at the EU

It was in the news a few days ago that the conditional agreement struck by the EU on how it will go about helping developing nations to fight climate change ended without a set figure on what it will pay. The poorer eastern European countries are not ready to commit to financing the 20-50 billion Euros the EU expects to star paying by 2020.

Sincerely Green

CLIMATE CHANGE is one of the top drawer issues of our day; right up there with the global financial crisis. Governments compete on reducing emissions; individuals abridge their ‘carbon footprint’; companies – from car manufacturing to petroleum to tobacco – are all going green. Even a Green Bible, with ‘verses and passages that speak of God’s care for creation highlighted in green’ was recently published. Is the hype worth the depth; is it mere political correctness to talk green or are we really faced with a climate crisis?