District attorney becomes 'noble cause corrupted', drops charges against climate activists

You may have heard about the climate activists who had charges and a trial pending over obstruction of commerce by blocking a coal barge to the Brayton Point electric power plant…

Iceland's 'Bardarbunga' volcano is lighting up the night sky

The image is from the “Live from Iceland” Mila webcam. A second webcam image shows the eruption in progress from a different angle. h/t to Chris Beal via Twitter The…

Study: Conversion Of Forests to Cropland Cooled the Climate

Yale Study Shows How Conversion Of Forests to Cropland Affected Climate The conversion of forests into cropland worldwide has triggered an atmospheric change that, while seldom considered in climate models,…

Ooops! First animal claimed extinct due to 'climate change' found 'alive and well'

In this photo taken Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 and provided by the Seychelles Islands Foundation (SIF), an adult Aldabra Banded Snail (Rhachistia aldabrae) is examined at the discovery site in…

The EPA's phony 'environmental justice' caper

The agency’s real agenda: empire, control, and inverted justice for poor and minority families. Guest essay by Paul Driessen When it comes to energy, climate change, justice and transparency, the…

Phoenix flooding – not due to 'climate change', extreme rainfall events are not on the increase

Ah the alarmists are out in full force today over a rainstorm. The Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix reported 2.96 inches of rain before 8:30 a.m. local time, beating the…

'Climate disruption' gets a movie

This must be coordinated blitz week for climate alarmism leading up to the 350.org “march on climate” Sept 21 in New York City. Now there’s a movie about the so…

New paper: Fraud, Bias & Public Relations – The 97% ‘Consensus’ And Its Critics

Claims of 97% consensus on global warming depend on research described as fraudulent and biased London, 8 September: A new briefing note published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation examines claims…

Place your petabetts now

Josh writes: I had a request from Richard Betts to do a cartoon on this paper in Nature about soil CO2 emissions. The abstract says soil emits “60 petagrams of carbon per year…

Monday mirthiness – 97 hours, 97 opinions, 97% consensus, 100% cartooned climate science

The latest propaganda stunt from the Skeptical Science Kidz is underway and it is about as exciting as it is predictable. Every hour, a new opinion is revealed along with…

A look at the cutting edge of the climate sciences, & the lessons we can learn

Reposted from Fabius Maximus under CC license Summary: The climate science debate not only holds answers vital to our future, but allows us to learn from this demonstration of science…