Glaciers in Wales?

UK Glaciations – Source: Western Washington University Just prior to Copenhagen, there was a flurry of news stories about Greenland melt accelerating and sea level rising up to seven meters,…

The BBC may drop the Met Office for forecasts

From the London Times, signs that the Met Office might need a refresher course in basic forecasting skills and bonuses revoked. While I’m often critical of NOAA’s climate issues, the…

NCAR's dirty little secret

by Anthony Watts WUWT readers of course have heard about the Met Office and their giant new supercomputer called “deep black” that they use for climate simulation and short term…

Recently discovered space ribbon: a solar wind reflection

From NASA Science News January 15, 2010: Last year, when NASA’s IBEX (Interstellar Boundary Explorer) spacecraft discovered a giant ribbon at the edge of the solar system, researchers were mystified.…

History in a hurry: the first book about Climategate is published

UPDATE: This book is now available for purchase online at Amazon.com click here UPDATE 2: Kindle version now available for purchase online at Amazon.com click here Electronic publishing has revolutionized…

Forecasting The Arctic Oscillation

Recently the Chief of the met office went on UK TV to say: “OUR SHORT TERM FORECASTS ARE AMONG THE BEST IN THE WORLD.” (see video here) Yesterday, the UK…

Met Office admits they botched snow warning

“Gordon Brown yesterday promised a full review of how the country had coped with the coldest winter for 30 years” Heckuva a job there Brownie. From the Telegraph: Met Office…

Hansen responds to John Coleman's KUSI Special report

According to the KUSI special report page, Dr. Hansen has issued the following statement. NASA has issued the following statement in response to the KUSI Special Report. This statement is…

UAH global satellite data has record warmest day for January

We’ve talked a lot about record cold and snow, now more from the “weather is not climate department”, and this time there’s a warm side to the story. I’d planned…

NWS Met on Florida Cold: “This is the longest stretch ever in 100 years of record keeping.”

From the “weather is not climate department” and  the High Springs Florida Herald, a story of record length of subfreezing cold in Florida. Excerpts: Assessing the full damage to many…

John Coleman's hourlong news special "Global Warming – The Other Side" now online, all five parts here

I’ve watched part 4, which had an early release. The video is cheering, and supported with a multitude of graphics and interviews. “Chiefio” aka E.M. Smith and Joe D’Aleo make…

More on John Coleman's Special tonight – KUSI press release says NASA improperly manipulated data

UPDATE: See John Coleman’s hourlong news special “Global Warming – The Other Side” now online, all five parts here via SpaceRef.com PRESS RELEASE Date Released: Thursday, January 14, 2010 Source: KUSI-TV…

Newly released FOIA'd emails from Hansen and GISS staffers show disagreement over 1998-1934 U.S. temperature ranking

From a Judicial watch press release NASA Scientists Go on Attack After Climate Data Error Exposed Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — January 14, 2010 Judicial…

John Coleman's TV Special Tonight – Global Warming: The Other Side

UPDATE: See John Coleman’s hourlong news special “Global Warming – The Other Side” now online, all five parts here Is civilization doomed because of man-made global warming? You’ve been told your…

Pielke Senior: Correspondence with Phil Jones on Klotzbach et al

From Roger Pielke Sr.’s website: Klotzbach Et Al 2009 Corrigendum Published – Contribution To The Correction By Phil Jones The Corrigendum to our paper Klotzbach, P.J., R.A. Pielke Sr., R.A. Pielke Jr.,…

'Atomic Doomsday Clock' to move today due to climate forcing

Big day today folks. The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists will move the hands on their famous “doomsday clock”. Here’s my guess. Climate scientist Steven Schneider will be speaking. We know…

Spencer: A Demonstration that Global Warming Predictions are Based More On Faith than On Science

By Roy Spencer, PhD. I’m always searching for better and simpler ways to explain the reason why I believe climate researchers have overestimated the sensitivity of our climate system to…

TV News report on Penn State's Mann

Paul Chesser at the American Spectator tips me via email to a TV news report from WHTM-TV in Harrisburg, PA. WHTM is the TV station whose DMA covers State College.…

Climategate—The CTM story

by charles the moderator Many of you know me by my sometimes flippant moderation comments here.  Sometimes concern is expressed over my anonymity since Anthony occasionally berates some who comment…

ACS: Amazonian Indians and "biochar" – sequestering carbon the old fashioned way

This is from the American Chemical Society journal via a press release. After making a bunch of this, I’d be tempted to have a “BBQ summer”. “Life cycle assessment of…

Spencer: Clouds Dominate CO2 as a Climate Driver Since 2000

By Dr. Roy Spencer, PhD. Last year I posted an analysis of satellite observations of the 2007-08 global cooling event, showing evidence that it was due to a natural increase…

Climategate: The Mosher Timeline

Now that we all have time to take a breath from the whirlwind of Climategate, Copenhagen, and the Christmas/New Year holiday, Steve McIntyre has written up a timeline on how…

How the UAH Global Temperatures Are Produced

by Dr. Roy Spencer, PhD. I am still receiving questions about the method by which the satellite microwave measurements are calibrated to get atmospheric temperatures. The confusion seems to have…

AIP and AAU call for free public access to the results of the publicly funded research

This is a breath of fresh air for me, because as we’ve seen time and again, often we get the press release on a paper, but not the paper itself,…