Daily Archives: November 18, 2010

Snowstorm on a Comet

From Science@ NASA NASA has just issued a travel advisory for spacecraft: Watch out for Comet Hartley 2, it is experiencing a significant winter snowstorm. Deep Impact photographed the unexpected tempest when it flew past the comet’s nucleus on Nov. … Continue reading

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Posted in Science, Space | 56 Comments

IPCC Official: “Climate Policy Is Redistributing The World’s Wealth”

Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 14 November 2010 Climate policy has almost nothing to do anymore with environmental protection, says the German economist and IPCC official Ottmar Edenhofer. The next world climate summit in Cancun is actually an economy summit during which … Continue reading

Posted in Economy-health, Politics | 146 Comments

Extreme cold expected during the next week

Record cold expected. The Al Gore effect as well as the testimony on Capitol Hill yesterday has caused a massive chunk of Arctic air to descend from Western Canada into the United States.  How do temperatures 6o-70F degrees below average … Continue reading

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Roger Pielke Sr. on the House global warming hearings

The Perpetuation Of Climate Misunderstandings By The U.S. House Of Representatives Subcommitee On Energy and Environment The U.S. House of Representatives Subcommitee On Energy and Environment Hearing titled A Rational Discussion of Climate Change: the Science, the Evidence, the Response that … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Science | 36 Comments

Heidi Cullen’s “weather is not climate” moment before congress

I’ve read a number of the testimonies before the House Subcommittee on Energy and Environment yesterday. It had a number of excellent presentations, and you can watch the entire video here. One presentation made me chuckle though, and that’s the … Continue reading

Posted in Science, Sea level | 135 Comments

Judith Curry: Climate change can be categorized as a “wicked problem.”, praises blogosphere and cites a need for acknowledgement

That headline is Dr. Judth Curry’s testimony before The House Testimony on global warming yesterday. It had a number of excellent presentations, and you can watch the entire video here. Some excerpts below, the entire presentation is available for download … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Science | 82 Comments

Professor Richard Lindzen’s Congressional Testimony

The House Testimony on global warming yesterday had a number of excellent presentations, and you can watch the entire video here. I’ve have professor Richard Lindzen’s presentation saved here in PDF form, and some key excerpts below. Part of his … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Science | 92 Comments

“weather is not climate”@home released

Right away you get the feeling that something’s not quite right with these folks when you read their news feed which says: “Fate of the World” game released Submitted by cpdn on Tue, 02/11/2010 – 9:08am Fate of the Word … Continue reading

Posted in Climate News, Modeling, Technology | 39 Comments