Eruption of Mount Sangeang Api Captured From Above

Mann’s not so Explosive Findings on Volcanos’ Climate Influence in Tree Rings

Guest essay by Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. Knappenberger – A new paper overturns old suppositions regarding volcanoes, tree-rings, and climate sensitivity. According to a 2012 press release accompanying a paper published in the journal Nature Geoscience, a research team led by Penn State’s Dr. Michael Mann concluded that the cooling influence of historical…

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Aussie Renewable Target: Everyone Gets an Exemption

Eric Worrall writes – The increasingly farcical Australian Renewable Target just took another body blow today, with mounting pressure on the Labor Party, from Aluminium Industry union delegates, to exempt yet another industry from green energy tariffs. According to The Australian, a major Aussie daily newspaper; “THE Australian Workers Union has called for the aluminium…

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Real Science Debates Are Not Rare

Guest Post by Dr. Robert G. Brown The following is an “elevated comment” appearing originally in the comments to “A Rare Debate on the ‘Settled Science’ of Climate Change”, a guest essay by Steve Goreham. It is RG Brown’s reply to the Steven Mosher comment partially quoted at the beginning of the essay. This essay…