Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #153

The Week That Was: 2014-10-11 (October 11, 2014) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, Executive Vice President, Science and…

Climate Science: Separating Mistakes From Malfeasance

Guest opinion by Dr. Tim Ball An important problem in climatology involves determining how many points are required to establish a pattern or a trend. It parallels the societal challenge,…

Is Tamino's 'Open Mind' dead, or just in an extended 'pause'?

One of the most acerbic, caustic, and self-absorbed climate blogs has gone AWOL, and there has been no new information seen since the middle of July. The antithetically named ‘Open…

The Trouble with Physics – Another branch of science captured by groupthink

The failings of Climate Science are not exceptional – nor unique | Guest essay by Eric Worrall – One of the most common arguments against suggestions that Climate Science is…

September 2014 Global Surface (Land+Ocean) and Lower Troposphere Temperature Anomaly Update

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale This post provides an update of the data for the three primary suppliers of global land+ocean surface temperature data—GISS through September 2014 and HADCRUT4 and…

New paper finds West Antarctic glacier likely melting from geothermal heat below

Via the Hockey Schtick – A paper published today in Earth and Planetary Science Letters finds evidence that one of the largest glaciers in West Antarctica, the Thwaites Glacier, is…