Earthquake swarm in Iceland raises threat level on Bárðarbunga volcano

Readers may recall that the Grímsvötn volcano caused quite an overwrought mess with air travel in 2011 when it erupted. FergalR writes in WUWT Tips and Notes about the nearby  Bárðarbunga volcano becoming seismically active: A large sub-glacial volcano in Iceland – Bárðarbunga – has been having a huge earthquake swarm for the last 24…

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Claim: Climate Change will disrupt the Panama Canal

Story submitted by Eric Worrall. The Guardian, a green UK daily newspaper, has published a claim that climate change will disrupt shipping in the Panama Canal, preventing children in America from receiving their Chinese manufactured toys. According to The Guardian; “As extreme weather events create periods of flood and drought, they threaten the consistent water…

Cruising the Northwest Passage In Style

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach While working on finishing the story of my sea voyage last week down from Canada to Oregon, I was surprised to see that there is a new market in the world of marine “eco-tourism”. This one involves burning thousands and thousands of gallons of eeevil fossil fuels so that rich folks can make a…