Headline of the Week—Cold kills 500 penguins

Credit,  Willis and Moshpit Hockey stick Icon broken. Polar bear icon photoshopped. Penguin icon dying of the cold. They are left with whale poo. From news24.com Pretoria – Nearly 500 African penguins died in 24-hours because of cold and wet weather at Algoa Bay in the Eastern Cape, SA National Parks (SanParks) said on Tuesday.…

Oil spills into the debate

I had to laugh. This sort of thing makes it entertaining. Two whole protesters in Brisbane. David Archibald and Bob Carter went down to have a look. These folks were part of Dr. Ove’s en masse protest he fomented on his Climate Shifts blog. Jo Nova writes: Meet the believers… smile Sometimes there’s just no…

New research sheds light on Antarctica's melting Pine Island Glacier

From Physorg.com New results from an investigation into Antarctica’s potential contribution to sea level rise are reported this week (Sunday 20 June) by scientists from the British Antarctic Survey (BAS), Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) and the National Oceanography Centre in the journal Nature Geoscience. Thinning ice in West Antarctica is currently contributing nearly 10 per cent…