Jim Steele's Climate Change Presentation to the IEEE Life Members

Climate Sensitivity and Droughts: Landscape Changes and Ocean Oscillations vs CO2 On October 15, 2014 in Berkeley CA, I was invited to speak to the LIfe Members of the International…

Explain again why we should panic? Study: 'No quick fix for global warming'

From ETH Zurich No quick fix for global warming When fossil fuels are burned, other climate-forcing gases are produced in addition to long-lasting carbon dioxide. Diesel combustion in vehicles or…

Climate Craziness of the Week – Mann's 'climate interpreter' claims 450 PPM CO2 will turn humans back into 'hunter-gatherers'

Holy crap on a cracker! This Q&A with Michael Mann at some blog nobody has ever heard of called “Down with Tyranny” leaves me wondering, what is he smoking? I…

Claim: Berkeley Lab scientists identify a new driver behind Arctic warming

From: DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Scientists have identified a mechanism that could turn out to be a big contributor to warming in the Arctic region and melting sea ice. The…

Newsbytes- The New Coal Boom

Cheap & Abundant Coal Biggest Challenge For UN Climate Agenda Since 1973, coal consumption has grown faster than any other form of energy. Growth in coal consumption has been critical…

Monday Mirthiness – Josh on the IPCC ransom note

The latest IPCC synthesis report is out, and the demands made in it remind me and many other people of the very famous National Lampoon cover of the 1970’s, seen…

Independent Review Discovers that NCDC Fumbles Data Handling in GHCN Climate Data

Guest essay by Bob Koss Being an old retired guy with time on my hands, this summer I decided to find out just how well GHCN-Monthly follows their own methodology…

100 Year Snow Records broken across the South Eastern US on October 31st and November 01st

It was the earliest and heaviest snow in several places since records have been kept dating as far back as 1880. 100 Year Snow Records broken across the South Eastern…