Satellite imagery gauges economic growth and land use change

I got an email tip on this article from voxeu.org which has some relevance to the work done by the surfacestations.org project in that it shows clearly the impact of…

California Wildfires caused by cooler Pacific, La Niña

California’s Fires Result of a Cooling Pacific, Two Years of La Niña and Environmental Mismanagement Guest Post By Joseph D’Aleo, CCM, ICECAP While environmentalists and clueless politicans like CA Representative…

Time lapse pyrocumulus for the LA "station" wildfire

Like volcanic eruptions, some fires grow large enough to make their own weather with the heat being released acting like convection. Witness this neat time lapse in HD showing the…

More imagery from WWF

WWF is on a roll lately. Guess what this is? So schnell kann’s gehen… © Rosa Merk / WWF (Image from a WWF press release) Answer below.

Earth-awareness run amok: WWF's ad company apparently produced 9/11 "respect the planet" video in June 2009

You may have seen this on other blogs in the last day or so, a print ad apparently for the WWF out of Brazil. It is beyond tasteless. I wasn’t…

Finally, a sea level rise NOT blamed on global warming

From NOAA News: NOAA Report Explains Sea Level Anomaly this Summer along the U.S. Atlantic Coast August 31, 2009 Persistent winds and a weakened current in the Mid-Atlantic contributed to…

Woods Hole embraces the Medieval Warm Period – contradict Mann's proxy data

“The more interesting and potentially controversial result is that our data indicate surface water temperatures during a part of the Medieval Warm Period that are similar to today’s…” “Although there…

Dr. Syun Akasofu: 20 points of context on global warming, politics, and the economy of the world.

From Roger Pielke Sr. – Guest Weblog By Syun Akasofu Of International Arctic Research Center At The University of Alaska Fairbanks Dr. Syun Akasofu has provided us with a guest weblog…

Reporter down under: "Don't blame climate change" for "hottest August on record"

Also let us not forget, Australia set a new continent-wide low temperature just a few short months ago Australia records hottest winter on record, summer tipped to be hotter Cathy…

New mission to study crossed magnetic streams and magnetic portals

NASA is trying to figure out why when magnetic field lines containing charged particles cross on the sun, things go “boom”. In earth’s magnetic field, we get “magnetic portals” to…