Remember the threat of flooded atolls and climate refugees due to sea level rise? Never mind.

From the AAAS Science Magazine and the department of “we told you so” again, and again, and again, comes this “revelation”. Warming may not swamp islands by Christopher Pala  Science…

Tropical Storm Bertha forms

Latest bulletin, tracking map at right, click to enlarge. BULLETIN TROPICAL STORM BERTHA ADVISORY NUMBER  1 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL 1100 PM AST THU JUL 31 2014 …TROPICAL…

So far in 2014, record low temperatures outpace record highs nearly 2-1 in the USA

Numbers released today by NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center show that not only has July been abnormally cool in the USA, but so has 2014 in general. For the last…

Extremes Of Temperature Decreasing In The US

Guest essay by Paul Homewood WUWT carried the story yesterday of the paper by Kodra & Ganguly, forecasting a wider range of temperature extremes in the future. According to the…

Australian Tropical Cyclone activity said to be at the lowest level in modern history

Jonathan Nott, James Cook University gave this presentation at the: Distinguished Lecture, 31 July, Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 11th Annual Meeting 2014, Sapporo, Japan. Applying the Palaeo-tropical Cyclone Record…

The 'Gore effect' turns ugly – CNN climate bias revealed

You know of the “Gore effect“, Wikiepedia describes it as  “…an informal and satirical term which alleges a causal relationship between unseasonable cold weather phenomena and global warming activism”, so…

Capture the Sun & Power America With Solar – Is There a Business Case?

Guest essay by Philip Dowd Whenever the subject of renewable energy comes up, the conversation usually turns to solar. You hear statements like: “The world receives more energy from the…

The Unqualified Judging the Self-Interested

Scientists largely removed from the consideration of science Story submitted by Tom Barr The U.K.’s Energy and Climate Change Committee [yesterday] endorsed the IPCC’s 2014 opinion that humans are the…

CO2, destroyer of entire continents at the touch of a knob

From the University of New Hampshire  and the department of “CO2 controls everything with a single big red knob” (as stated in the article) comes this modeling inanity. Never mind…

BREAKING: Senate report exposes the climate-environmental movement as being a cash machine controlling the EPA

How a Club of Billionaires and Their Foundations Control the Environmental Movement and Obama’s EPA A new report was released today by the Senate Environment and Public Works committee, and…

New paper from Nic Lewis on climate sensitivity corrects 'prior' errors in an IPCC AR4 reference

Nic Lewis has a new post at Climate Audit that deals with some assumptions that went into IPCC AR4’s use of a uniform prior for estimating climate sensitivity. He has…

Heap big data science at Northeastern University

From Northeastern University via Eurekalert, and the department of modeling for 10 million dollars, this seems to be all they could come up with. Nature has a way however, of…

List of excuses for 'the pause' now up to 29

The last time I wrote about this, it was ten: Updated list of 29 excuses for the 18 year ‘pause’ in global warming (thanks to The Hockey Schtick).  

100 year old cold record broken in Huntsville, AL

Actually, two new records; one for high one for low. This from earlier: RECORD EVENT REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL 132 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014 …RECORD HIGH…

These are the sort of people we are up against

While Steve McIntyre writes in detail about the sorts of gyrations that went on behind the scenes with Ove Hugh-Goldberg and John Cook, trying to prevent having to reveal Cooks’…

Temperature analysis of 5 datasets shows the 'Great Pause' has endured for 13 years, 4 months

Time to sweep away the flawed, failed IPCC By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley HadCRUT4, always the tardiest of the five global-temperature datasets, has at last coughed up its monthly global…

Quote of the Week – The 'Lie Big' Law (Or why can't John Cook tell the truth?)

Two words of the headline are a pun on Liebig’s law, something we covered in the context of another big lie: the “hockey stick”. Steve McIntyre in a post last…

A brief history of climate panic and crisis… both warming and cooling

From But Now You Know. There is most certainly a pattern to climate change…but it’s not what you may think: For at least 114 120 years, climate “scientists” have been…

Climate Change 'stock trading'

From Motif Investing (h/t to John Coleman) Climate change has become more than a hot topic. With carbon dioxide levels at all-time highs and temperatures on the rise, concerns over…

EPA document supports ~3% of atmospheric carbon dioxide is attributable to human sources

NOTE: this post has an error, see update below. – Anthony From a Wry Heat reprinted with permission of Jonathan DuHamel A new post on The Hockey Schtick reviews a…

Climate spin – more than just a game, it's 'Wheel of Gore'

Over at Ben Garrison’s website, he writes about climate change and produces a grrraphic. One thing I don’t like about true believers is they like to set up extreme negatives…

New study claims to confirm water vapor as global warming amplifier – but other data says no

Just because something is said to be an amplifier doesn’t mean it actually is doing so, plus other datasets don’t show an increase in water vapor.  See below. Also, you…

Remember that claim from NSIDC and Walt Meier that the Antarctic ice expansion was due to a 'processing error'? …never mind

NASA scientist says that error has long since been corrected and the increase in sea ice in Antarctica is real. As readers know, we announced this paper (which was under…

Who’s really waging the ‘war on science’?

When it comes to attacking climate scientists, the alarmist Left has the market cornered Guest opinion by Paul Driessen Global warming alarmists constantly claim they are being “harassed” by climate…