Questions tagged [al-gore]

for claims made about Al Gore. Do not use this tag for questions about claims made by Gore. Albert Arnold Gore Jr. (born March 31, 1948) was the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Gore previously served as a senator and representative for Tennessee. He was also known as the Democratic nominee for the 2000 presidential election, after which the "butterfly ballot" became controversial.

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Are global temperatures cooler in 2017 than 2007?

The Global Warming Policy Forum claimed (9-Aug-2017): An inconvenient truth: Global temps were warmer when Al Gore won the 2007 Nobel Prize than today, even after the 2015/16 super El Nino. ...
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In Miami, can you see fish from the ocean swim on the streets because of the sea level rise?

I was reading this article at theBlaze.com that talks about an interview Al Gore had with Chris Wallace (shown on Fox News on Sunday Jun 4, 2017). The article focuses on claims that Al Gore had made ...
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Did Al Gore invent the internet?

"Al Gore invented the internet." -Everyone "During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet." -Al Gore "...Gore took credit for the Internet..." ...
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Does 51% of CNBC climate coverage deny that climate change is caused by man-made pollution?

Here is the source of the claim: Mediamatter for America climate statistics graph Tweeted, and re-tweeted by Al Gore The source that the image refers to: REPORT: CNBC's Climate Denial Is Bad For ...
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Are rising temperatures making fires worse?

Al Gore tweeted: Ferocious wildfire in California forces evacuation of ~3,000 [...] Rising temperatures are making fires worse. (Emphasis mine) Is this true?
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Does a “mosquito line” exist, above which mosquitos do not travel?

Is there any scientific definition or evidence of such a thing as the mosquito line? My first apartment in Manhattan was on the 25th floor of the Park Row building in the Financial District. The ...