Climatic Jihad?

Climate Crisis extremists attack experts who challenge claims of imminent climate Armageddon Guest opinion by Paul Driessen ISIL and other Islamist jihad movements continue to round up and silence all…

Housekeeping: Adobe Typekit is being flagged by Ghostery browser extension as a problem program

I’ve gotten a few complaints this week from some overly paranoid people that say they can’t see WUWT anymore in Firefox, but can in Safari. The problem seems to be…

Cultural Tipping Point Reached – Hollywood has started mocking global warming

Guest essay by David Archibald – They used to be against us, but now Hollywood is on the side of the angels in mocking global warming The science of climate…

Congessional Republicans push back against the climate witch-hunt

Senate EPW Republicans Take a Stand for Academic Freedom WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OKla.), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW), today led…

Faux outrage over Willie Soon's disclosure? Joe Romm failed to disclose his political financial ties in a scientific paper

After the Willie Soon imbroglio there came news that Dr. Roger Pielke Jr., who is not a climate skeptic, is also under investigation (in what can only be seen as…

Global warming research: strong storms to become stronger, weak storms to become weaker

University of Toronto study finds atmosphere will adapt to hotter, wetter climate (photo by Liam Kearney via Flickr) A study led by atmospheric physicists at the University of Toronto finds…

For The Love Of Models: A Global Warming Allegory

Guest essay by William M. Briggs, statistician. Reposted from his blog wmbriggs.com A very odd thing happened in Science. Turns out a famous weatherman has been forecasting highs in the…

Anatomy of a climate witch-hunt letter from U.S. Representative Raúl M. Grijalva

The letter below from Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva of Arizona speaks to the worst sort of witch hunt tactics that we’ve seen yet. I suspect that pulling on these threads…

On Steinman et al. (2015) – Michael Mann and Company Redefine Multidecadal Variability And Wind Up Illustrating Climate Model Failings

Guest Post By Bob Tisdale For the past few years, we’ve been showing in numerous blog posts that the observed multidecadal variations in sea surface temperatures of the North Atlantic…

Swivel eyed lunacy – posted by Josh

The recent climate skeptic witch hunt, even against people like Dr. Roger Pielke Jr., who ISN’T a climate skeptic but has presented some data on severe weather losses that contradict…

Greenpeace: The roots of Climate Smear

While a smear campaign rages in the media and at the Congressional level, Russell Cook takes a look at its roots “Regurgitate Unsupportable Accusations, We Much?” Kert Davies is Back.…

Giant red blob seen in the skies over the western USA

One day after a Chinese rocket disintegrated brightly over the western USA, another set of strange lights appeared over the same region. This time it was NASA’s doing. Before sunrise…

Eye roller: Global warming affects maple leaves, and the ponds they fall into

From Dartmouth College and the “dead rainbows and starving unicorns” department, complete with artist’s conception: Climate-warmed leaves change lake ecosystems, Dartmouth-led study finds HANOVER, N.H. – Rising soil temperatures significantly…

Almost 30 years after Hansen's 1988 "alarm" on global warming, a claim of confirmation on CO2 forcing

From the “this ought to shut up the “Skydragon slayers” department. Despite sophomoric claims that I’m a “denier”, I’ve never disputed that CO2 has a role in warming via retardation…

GWPF Calls On Governments To Overhaul 'Missionary' IPCC

IPCC has lost its scientific objectivity London, 25 February: The GWPF has, for a long time, warned policymakers and the public that the leadership of the IPCC has been losing…

Roger Pielke, Jr. Being Investigated by Representative Grijalva for Presenting Inconvenient Data

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale Roger Pielke, Jr. is not a skeptic of human-induced global warming, as we all know.  Pielke Jr. is being investigated, however, for the “crime” of…

Local sea level rose 4 inches in the Northeast US and Newfoundland, global warming not to blame

From the University of Arizona: Sea level spiked for 2 years along northeastern North America Sea levels from New York to Newfoundland jumped up about four inches in 2009 and…

The Peril of Great Causes

Guest essay by Tom Fuller As a Lukewarmer I cheerfully accept the science explaining how our high emissions of CO2 have contributed to the current warming period. As a liberal progressive…

More bad news for warmists: EU ‘Backtracks’ On CO2 Targets In UN Accounting Fudge

Newsbytes from The GWPF Europe’s proposed new climate goals could be weaker than previously announced due to its method of accounting for changes in land use. Last October the bloc…

Josh on Pachauri's "hacked" emails and resignation

Apparently, Pachauri’s troubles are all just due to an “unfortunate series of incidents”… and his resignation from the IPCC is just to give time to set the record straight. Meanwhile,…

Non-Quote of the week – what the IPCC didn't say about Pachauri's looming sex scandal

As more allegations come forward from other women, it looks as if the railway engineer turned fake Nobel Laureate is about to have a train wreck far beyond his resignation…

UN IPCC climate head Rajendra Pachauri resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

From the “the hornier they are the harder they fall” department: The head of the United Nations climate change panel (IPCC), Rajendra Pachauri, has stepped down amid sexual harassment allegations.…

Are Climate Modelers Scientists?

Guest essay by Pat Frank For going on two years now, I’ve been trying to publish a manuscript that critically assesses the reliability of climate model projections. The manuscript has…

Study finds massive climate change in North America before there was even an argument about it

From Vanderbilt University and the “climate has never been static” department: Reconstructing topsy-turvy paleoclimate of western US 21,000 years ago Improves climate models developed to predict future rainfall patterns Climate…