Editorials: Jay Lehr, Ph.D.

The Rationale for Wind Power Won't Fly

[NOTE: This piece was first published in the Wall Street Jo

The Other Side of the Global Warming Story

[This article was originally published in the Alumni magazine of the Hotchkiss School]

Uncovering Deceptions in the Climate Change Debate

For more than a decade, the Heartland Institute has tried to explain to the public, in courteous terms, that the idea of a human-caused global warming catastrophe is a delusion, and that its propon

Mankind’s Impact on Climate Is Negligible

Former vice president and current global-warming alarm entrepreneur Al Gore has found a new group to scare: investors.

New UN Climate Report Ignores Reality

There’s an old saying that when presenting a legal case, if the facts are on your side, “pound the facts,” but if the facts are against you, “pound the table.” The

Book Review: 'Knocking on Heaven's Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death'

Katy Butler always assumed her aging parents would experience an active retirement before dying peacefully at home, as 75 percent of Americans wish to do, but only 25 percent actually do.

Book Review: 'Taxing Air: Facts and Fallacies about Climate Change'

Taxing Air: Facts and Fallacies about Climate Change — by Bob Carter and Joh

Cooling Looms as Earth's True Climate Calamity

Although we have been enmeshed in a long debate over global warming and climate change, this controversy has been politically motivated, not a response to actual global warming, as there has been n

Why Obama Will Probably Kill the Keystone Pipeline

Here’s what most people do not realize: major oil pipelines extending 2,151 miles from the Canadian Tar Sands already have been completed and are in operation from Hardisty, Alberta, east through S

Bureaucratic Legalese Is Drying Up the Mississippi

The continuing drought is wreaking havoc on the ability of the Mississippi River to function as one of our nation’s primary commercial arteries.