Xue Long beset by ice, Aurora Australis to abandon SAR and head to Casey base with 'Spirit of Mawson' people

9.30am AEDT Saturday 04 January 2014 Aurora Australis released from tasking in Antarctica Xue Long’s attempt to manoeuvre through the ice early this morning was unsuccessful. Xue Long has confirmed…

Global Temperature Report: December 2013

2013 was 4th warmest year in the satellite era From University of Alabama, Hunstville. Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.14 C per decade December temperatures (preliminary) Global composite…

Friday Funny – The Guardian and Josh, together at last

Roman M. sends word of this new photo taken by the tourista journalists on the “Clitanic”.

For all you idiots that think climate skeptics are lavishly funded by 'Big Oil', read this

Michael Mann, take note. One of the most ridiculous claims made by climate alarmists is that skeptics get huge gobs of oil coated money. For example, there is the recent…

Newsbytes: EU Orders Britain To End Wind And Solar Subsidies

From The GWPF and Dr. Benny Peiser: The European Commission is to order Britain to end wind farm subsidies. Officials have told ministers that the current level of state support…

Claim: Local factors cause dramatic spikes in coastal ocean acidity

From Duke University Fluctuation ‘adds insult to injury’ for marine creatures DURHAM, N.C. – A new Duke University-led study has documented dramatic, natural short-term increases in the acidity of a…