Atlantic Tropical Update – Hurricane Bill affecting Bermuda

Updated 9AM PST Friday 8/21 Bill continues to weaken and is looking less organized.  It now has 115 mph sustained winds. Bill is visible in the center of the image…

NSIDC on arctic ice: It is now unlikely that 2009 will see a record low extent

From NSIDC sea ice news During the first half of August, Arctic ice extent declined more slowly than during the same period in 2007 and 2008. The slower decline is…

Scafetta: New paper on TSI, surface temperature, and modeling

Nicola Scaffetta sent several people a copy of his latest paper today, which address the various solar TSI reconstructions such as from Lean and Rind 2008 and shows contrasts from…

Global Wining: French wine "in danger", climate change "must be tackled"

Hmmm, maybe there’s something to that “Wines grown in England during the Medieval Warm Period” after all. I think maybe the French are upset that Scottish wine might be served…