The 2014/15 El Niño – Part 16 – Is There Still Hope for a Moderate El Niño?

Guest post by Bob Tisdale I’ll provide the September update in a week or so, but I found the following interesting. According to the animation of subsurface temperature anomalies along…

Ben Santer's 17 year itch, revisited – he and a whole stable of climate scientists have egg on their faces

Now that “the pause” has come of age, and has exceeded 18 years, it is time to revisit a post a made back in November 2011. Ben Santer’s 17 year itch…

Britain's Green Energy Fiasco Deepens

From The GWPF and Dr. Benny Peiser Expensive Green Energy A ‘Bad Gamble’ As Gas Price Drops Families face paying up to £40 extra each year for wind and solar…

California Drought – A Novel Statistical Analysis of Unrealistic Climate Models and of a Reanalysis That Should Not Be Equated with Reality

Guest post by Bob Tisdale UPDATE: See the update at the end of the post. In the post The Obvious Failures of Climate Science That Mainstream Media Ignores, I promised…

Lunacy from British Doctors: "Climate Change is worse than Ebola"

Eric Worrall writes: The BMJ (British Medical Journal), one of the oldest and most distinguished medical journals in the world, has categorically stated that climate change is a more serious…

It's official: no global warming for 18 years 1 month

Global Temperature Update By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley The RSS monthly satellite global temperature anomaly for September 2014 is in, and the Great Pause is now two months longer than…

One wonders how many of these newly found thousands of volcanic seamounts are producing CO2 that bubble into the ocean

From the National Science Foundation- Press Release 14-133 New map uncovers thousands of unseen seamounts on ocean floor Mysteries of the deep come alive as satellite data bring new clues…

A Rare Debate on the 'Settled Science' of Climate Change

Guest essay by Steve Goreham Originally published in Communities Digital News. In 1997 during the Kyoto Protocol Treaty negotiations in Japan, Dr. Robert Watson, then Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel…

Advances in understanding of the Greenland Ice Sheet's meltwater channels

LOS ALAMOS, N.M., Oct. 1, 2014—An international research team’s field work, drilling and measuring melt rates and ice sheet movement in Greenland is showing that things are, in fact, more…

New paper says what we always suspected – and climate Internet trolls are some of the worst…

From Psychology Today: Internet Trolls Are Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Sadists (h/t to John Goetz) Above: the Josh rendition of the troll known as “andthentheresphysics” who may have a rude awakening…

Another story about global warming causing volcanoes…

From the National Post Is it volcano season? From Japan to Iceland, scientists probe the reasons why there are so many eruptions lately Eruptions caused by climate change In recent…

Claim: Changing Antarctic waters could trigger steep rise in sea levels

While we have record high sea ice in Antarctica, the Australian research council is figuring that a collapse of Antarctic ice is imminent, followed by 3-4 meters of sea-level rise.…

From my inbox today – "Climate Credit"

This is reminiscent of how it started in Australia with the carbon tax. Look for a Climate Credit from the State of California on Your October Utility Bill This month…

Climate Craziness of the Week – 'Mass gathering of 35,000 walruses is latest sign of global warming'

Because -there’s no other possible explanation- global warming must be to blame. Eric Worrall writes: In a sign that the climate alarmist camp has not only jumped the shark, but…

New Book from Roger Pielke Jr. – The Rightful Place of Science: Disasters and Climate Change

Roger Pielke Jr. announces a new book –  In recent years the media, politicians, and activists have popularized the notion that climate change has made disasters worse. But what does…

WOW. Nature article suggests 'Ditch the 2 °C warming goal'

Ditch the 2 °C warming goal Average global temperature is not a good indicator of planetary health. Track a range of vital signs instead, urge David G. Victor and Charles…

Happy Anniversary: 1 October Marks 18 Years Without Global Warming Trend

Via The GWPF Global Warming Pause Comes Of Age The Earth’s temperature has “plateaued” and there has been no global warming for at least the last 18 years, says Dr.…

Hump Day Hilarity – Josh on 'The Pause' coming of age

Josh writes: Today is the official birthday of the pause. James Delingpole says so and he is, as we know, always right – especially when he is quoting BishopHill. What will the Pause…

Test Driving the Solar Notch-Delay Model

DISCLAIMER: There are still many unanswered questions about this model. I provide this essay for the purposes of discussion, but I give no pro or con endorsement – Anthony Guest…