At the AAAS meeting, researchers say daily temperature fluctuations altered by climate change could kill off the malaria parasite in some areas and introduce it in others.
Obama touts carbon capture and storage. After a discussion with Candian PM Stephen Harper on importing oil from Canada’s tar sands, the White House announced a forthcoming US-Canada pact on clean energy technology, including CCS.
Alain Hubert, project director of a new Antarctic research station that runs on wind and solar power.
Washington Post columnist George Will dismisses global warming threats.
The Arctic Climate Research Center responds that global sea ice levels are 1.34 million square kilometres less in February 2009 than in February 1979. (h/t ”http://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com/2009/02/where_theres_a_george_will_theres_a_way_to_deny_gl.php">TPMuckracker, where there’s more Will-debunking on offer)