CRUTEM3 "…code did not adhere to standards one might find in professional software engineering"

Those of us who have looked at GISS and CRU code have been saying this for months. Now John Graham-Cumming has posted a statement with the UK Parliament about the…

Doctor Gore: a good idea? – poll disagrees

From a University of Tennessee press release: Former VP Gore to Receive Honorary Doctorate from UT Knoxville KNOXVILLE — Former Vice President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Al Gore will…

Spencer: Using hourly surface data to gauge UHI by population density

I believe this is a truly important piece of work. I hope Dr. Spencer will submit it to a journal. I’m grateful to Dr. Spencer for his email suggesting I…

A question to the USGS and NPR

Which of these states is closest to 20,000 square kilometers in area? UPDATE: USGS has issued a statement, see below. WUWT reader “DC” points us to this Gore-esque pronouncement from…

Willis makes the NYT, Gavin to stop "persuading the public"

The WUWT rebuttal piece “Judith I love ya but you’re way wrong” written by Willis Eschenbach has made it all the way to the NYT. There’s also an interesting quote…

2001-2010 was the Snowiest Decade on Record

Guest post by Steven Goddard Photo above from: NY Daily News: Record Snowfall in New York Now that we have reached the end of the meteorological winter (December-February,) Rutgers University…

Sea change in climate journalism: The Guardian and the D-word

As we all know, the debate over global warming is contentious, often vitrolic. Labels are often applied by both sides. One the most distasteful labels is “denier”. I’m pleased to…

Video: Dr. Phil Jones Climategate testimony at the British House of Commons

Thanks to Simon at Australian Climate Madness (ACM) the video of yesterday’s testimony by Dr. Phil Jones of UEA/CRU is now online via YouTube, making it viewable by millions worldwide.…

The Final Straw

Guest post by Steven Mosher In Climategate: The Crutape letters we tried to avoid accusing Professor Jones of CRU and UEA of outright fraud. Instead, based on the record found…

A tornado free February – first time ever!

February has been an interesting month for weather. It was mostly cold and snow. While Al Gore in his recent NYT op ed and his followers keep warning us of…

Royal Statistical Society backs "models and data in the public domain"

And the hits just keep on coming for UEA/CRU and Dr. Jones. Now I wonder, where the heck is the American Meteorological Society? Earlier we reported on The Royal Society…

Royal Society of Chemistry backs sharing of data in contrast to Jones "standard practice" statement

While Dr. Phil Jones prattles on about withholding code and data being “standard practice” The Royal Society of Chemistry has made a statement to the Parliamentary inquiry saying they as…

Phil Jones on the hot seat – not sharing data is "standard practice"

Excerpts from the Daily Mail article here: Head of ‘Climategate’ research unit admits he hid data – because it was ‘standard practice’ The scientist at the heart of the ‘Climategate’…

Spring, sprang, sprung

Over on the EU Referendum, Richard North points out the absurdity of media coverage on the arrival of  spring. We’ve seen this before, for example at the Union of Concerned…

Flashback: U.S. Data Since 1895 Fail To Show Warming Trend

Here’s a blast from the past. Dr. James Hansen’s view in 1989 seemed a lot more temperate than it does today. Back then, he’s ready to accede to a study…