Climate Horror Stories That Won't Die: The Case of the Pika (Stewart, 2015)

Guest essay by Jim Steele, Director emeritus Sierra Nevada Field Campus, San Francisco State University and author of Landscapes & Cycles: An Environmentalist’s Journey to Climate Skepticism Because most people can’t fathom how 0.8 degrees of warming over a century can be lethal compared to far greater changes [on] a daily and seasonal basis, advocates…

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Global Temperature Report: January 2015 – not much change from December

From University of Alabama, Hunstville: Northern non-tropics see warmest January Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.14 C per decade January temperatures (preliminary) Global composite temp.: +0.35 C (about 0.63 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for January. Northern Hemisphere: +0.55 C (about 0.99 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for January. Southern Hemisphere: +0.15 C…