Newspaper Articles – Isaac Orr

GAO: Crop Insurance Subsidies Cost Taxpayers Billions

  A new study by the Government Accountability Office has found crop insurance subsidies cost taxpayers approximately $9 billion per year, and are continuing to rise.

No Need for Tears for Cryosphere

The first time I heard about the potential consequences of manmade global warming, my mind immediately raced to one terrible conclusion: This could make it much harder to build snow forts.

Debate Is Heated, but Planet Keeps its Cool

The debate on climate change is over. Anthropogenic (human) activity is increasing the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, which in turn is causing the global temperature to rise.