Inside the Global Warming Skeptics Conference

The Ninth International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC9) was held on July 7th to July 9th, 2014, at the Mandalay Bay hotel and conference center in Las Vegas. Of the nine conferences, I’ve been to eight, in various locations, missing only the one held in London. I live in Las Vegas so I didn’t have to go far this time. The International Climate Conferences are sponsored by the Heartland Institute, a libertarian-leaning think tank headquartered in Chicago. The conferences are a place for global warming skeptics to gather and exchange ideas. I’ve also attended many conferences sponsored by the American Geophysical Union (the AGU). The AGU is ostensibly a neutral scientific organization, but it is also an organization that vigorously promotes the global warming scare. There may be a connection between the AGU’s promotion of global warming and the billions of dollars that have flowed to its scientist members because of the global warming scare. At the AGU...(Read Full Article)