Turning our backs on the poor? Cartoon by Josh

Josh writes: It is extraordinary to think that Bjorn Lomborg first published The Sceptical Environmentalist 17 years ago in 1998 – that’s as long as The Pause! However there has been no pause in some people ignoring his message as we have, rather depressingly, read on BishopHill over the weekend – see here and here. It…

A Prediction Coming True?

Guest essay  by David Archibald Pierre Gosselin of NoTricksZone has a post by Mike Brakey on NOAA adjustments of the temperature record of Lewiston-Auburn, Maine. In short, the NOAA are shameless liars. Their cooling of the past to keep the global warming meme alive reminds me of the old Soviet joke – the future is…

UN’s frantic climate marketing effort

Guest essay by Eric Worrall UN climate chief Christiana Figueres appears to be doing the rounds, attempting to drum up support for meaningful Paris climate pledges – which currently fall far short of what climate apparatchiks wanted. The latest stop on her tour is a visit to Australia. According to the Guardian; The UN climate…

El Niño has not yet paused the Pause

Global temperature update: no warming for 18 years 5 months By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley Since December 1996 there has been no global warming at all (Fig. 1). This month’s RSS temperature – still unaffected by the most persistent el Niño conditions of the current weak cycle – shows a new record length for the…

Study: Warm oceans caused hottest Dust Bowl years in 1934/36

Ocean hot spots could help today’s long-range weather forecasters predict extreme summers for Central US From the University of New South Wales, this reminds me of the recent issue over the “warm blob” in the Pacific which is strengthening and the current drought situation in the USA. A video follows. Two ocean hot spots have…

Prince Charles: Prince of Green Hypocrites

Guest opinion; Dr. Tim Ball At a 2014 Buckingham Palace presentation Prince Charles said, It is baffling, I must say, that in our modern world we have such blind trust in science and technology that we all accept what science tells us about everything – until, that is, it comes to climate science.” “All of…