Global warming is making monster marmots

Well not really, but the headline above is almost as silly as the paper. From the “I can’t stop laughing department”, some “it can’t be anything else but global warming climate change” silliness in Nature. No mention of PDO or other cycles. In other news, Former Governor Sarah Palin is blamed for starting all this…

Senate climate bill “…may truly be terminal now. “

UPDATE: Two Senators cancel their CLEAR climate bill presser, details below the Continue reading line. Climate bill on the ropes By: Darren Samuelsohn July 20, 2010 03:10 PM EDT The Senate climate bill has been at death’s door several times over the past year. But with the days before the August recess quickly slipping away,…

Mapping the cold snap in South America

More from the “weather is not climate” department in the “hottest year so far ever”. Our previous article on this here, illustrated the scope of the event in human terms, but we didn’t have a map to show extent of the cold air mass. One was needed given the revelation that the cold had crossed…