Daily Archives: December 5, 2011

The Impact of Urbanization on Land Temperature Trends

by Zeke Hausfather , Steven Mosher, Matthew Menne , Claude Williams , and Nick Stokes [Note: this is an AGU poster displayed at the annual meeting, available here as a PDF. I’ve converted it to plain text and images for … Continue reading

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Posted in GHCN, UHI, Weather_stations | 134 Comments

Common link in extreme weather events found – and no, it isn’t AGW

From the University of Wisconsin-Madison  something you’ll never see posted on Climate Progress or mentioned by weepy Bill McKibben because it mellows their harshness. Global winds could explain record rains, tornadoes MADISON –Two talks at a scientific conference this week … Continue reading

Posted in Climate News, Weather | 51 Comments

New hurricane record – 2232 days and counting since major Hurricane made landfall on the USA – last record was year 1900

While the alarmists squall over trying to control what they perceive as “extreme weather” driven by global warming at Durban COP17, urging immediate action in the form of coughing up 100 billion a year to poor countries for “reparations”, a … Continue reading

Posted in Al Gore, Alarmism, hurricanes | 42 Comments

Chinese Deal Breakers

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach The lead Chinese negotiator at the 17th UN COP (United Nations Conference of Partygoers) being celebrated in Durban is a man named Xie Zhenhua. He is the Vice Chairman of the Chinese National Development and … Continue reading

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It’s Worse Than We Thought… Again… “Warming may be irreversible by 2017″

This was in our guest author queue, but I was never notified of its existence. Better late than never. – Anthony Guest post by David Middleton… EA: Warming may be irreversible by 2017

Posted in Alarmism | 106 Comments

Monckton on sensitivity training at Durban

It. Ain’t. Gonna. Happen. From Christopher Monckton of Brenchley in Durban, South Africa It. Ain’t. Gonna. Happen. This is the ghastly secret that almost all the delegates here in Durban are desperate to conceal. Paper after paper, result after result, … Continue reading

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Tim Barnett on the hockey stick- “statistics were suspect”–the rest of the team knew of problems with Mann’s reconstruction

  Bishop Hill Writes: Email 2383 contains further evidence that everyone in the world of paleoclimate knew the Hockey Stick was a duffer. From: Tim Barnett [[2]mailto:XXXXXXXXXXX@ucsd.edu] Sent: 11 October 2004 16:42 To: Gabi Hegerl; Klaus Hasselmann Cc: Prof.Dr. Hans … Continue reading

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November 2011 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update

by Bob Tisdale HAPPY 30TH BIRTHDAY REYNOLDS OPTIMUM INTERPOLATION (OI) SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE DATA The Reynolds OI.v2 Sea Surface Temperature data now covers a time period from November 1981 to November 2011. Will NOAA now be changing the climatology for … Continue reading

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