Recent NOAA Study: Climate change not all man-made

Cites Natural Causes Tom Spears, Canwest News Service It’s wrong to blame our warming climate on human pollution alone, says a major analysis by U. S. climate scientists who say North America’s warming and drying trend also has important natural causes. Natural shifts in ocean currents have caused much of the warming in recent decades,…

Arctic Ice Summer Death Watch: 5, 30, or 100 years?

Gore says 5 years, now NOAA says 30 instead of 100 years.  Place your bets. Ice-Free Arctic Summers Likely Sooner Than Expected NOAA News April 2, 2009 Mean sea ice thickness in meters for March (left) and September (right) based on six models. Top panels: September ice extent reached the current level by these models.…

Global Warming At The Pole Since 1913

Guest post by Steven Goddard From the Catlin web site today – a first hand description of what motivates the explorers, and what they are learning about Arctic warming. Thursday, 02 Apr 2009 10:04 “Men wanted for Hazardous Journey. Small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful.  Honour and…