Climate models aren't good enough to hindcast, says new study

From the University of Gothenburg Climate models are not good enough Only a few climate models were able to reproduce the observed changes in extreme precipitation in China over the…

A question for Dr. Michael Mann – Would a professional scientist behave this way?

Some days you have to wonder how supposedly rational and intelligent people who are considered professional scientists allow themselves to behave like this. From Dr. Mann’s Twitter feed: 

New strategy for utilizing highly variable wind power

From the American Institute of Physics Using fluctuating wind power Incorporating wind power into existing power grids is challenging because fluctuating wind speed and direction means turbines generate power inconsistently.…

Inverse hockey stick in the lower troposphere – real or not?

Bishop Hill via correspondent Gras Albert noted this event early today: I looked through the entire satellite record, and couldn’t find any similar event. That meant it was either unique,…

Dispelling myths about global warming

CO2 did not drive the rapid warming of the 20th century. Story submitted by Stan Robertson The difference between a good idea and a bad idea is often a quantitative…

The Climate Mechanisms of World Deserts and Limitations in Allan Savory’s thesis.

Guest post by Dr. Tim Ball – a response to this WUWT post on Allan Savory Dr Allan Savory proposes stopping desertification and controlling climate change. His focus is a…