Chicago – coolest July 8th in 118 years

Another entry from the weather is not climate department, this time courtesy of Tom Skilling, WGN-TV meteorologist. Chicago has its coolest July 8 in 118 years By Tom Skilling July…

Hansen unhinged on G-8 failure – "Waxman-Markey bill, a monstrous absurdity"

From the Huffington Post, Dr. Hansen is more than a little upset over the failure of G-8 to produce any meaningful CO2 cuts. Once again he tries to take the…

NOAA announces the arrival of El Niño

Contact: Christopher Vaccaro               FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 202-536-8911 (cellular)                                   July 9, 2009 El Niño Arrives; Expected to Persist through Winter 2009-10 NOAA scientists today announced the arrival of El…

NSF "blurring the lines between journalism and PR"

The Observatory — July 01, 2009 10:23 AM NSF “Underwriting” Coverage… And other controversies from the World Conference of Science Journalists By Curtis Brainard LONDON — The sixth World Conference…