UK ads banned for overstating climate change

From The Times Ed Miliband’s adverts banned for overstating climate change by Jonathan Leake, Environment Editor TWO government advertisements that use nursery rhymes to warn people of the dangers of climate change have been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) for exaggerating the potential harm. The adverts, commissioned by Ed Miliband, the energy secretary,…


IOP fires back over criticism of their submission to Parliament

WUWT reported on Feb 27th of the IOP submission here:Institute of Physics on Climategate IOP issued a no holds barred statement on Climategate to the UK Parliamentary Committee. Some criticism ensued. Now IOP fires back: Concerns raised over Institute of Physics climate submission A statement submitted by the Institute of Physics (IOP) to a parliamentary inquiry…

Quote of the week #30

From an AP story interview, we have a what I’ll call a “Lubchencoism”. “There is a well-orchestrated and fairly successful effort under way to confuse and sometimes cherry-pick information,” Lubchenco said. Heh. Apparently she’s never reviewed how USHCN and GHCN came to have their station lists. But here’s the quote that had me ROTFL