Heartland Replies to Jeffrey Sachs

NOTE: Since WUWT has the broadest reach of any climate blog and is essentially a “publication of record”, I have been asked to carry this opinion piece by the Heartland…

A Review of John Cook's UQx DENIAL 101x

By James Cook (no relation) DENIAL 101x is a University of Queensland MOOC being promoted as helping people understand the new phenomenon of “Science Denialism”, led by John Cook, a…

A disturbance in the farce: Another hateful and pointless paper from Stephan Lewandowsky and Naomi Oreskes

Lewpaper, version 3.0, now with even more rhetoric. One wonders if the University of Bristol has any shame. Barry Woods has an excellent comment that follows, pointing out how this…

Florida and Carolinas may see its first hurricane of the season – before hurricane season starts

From NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Tropical disturbance in the North Atlantic likely to develop Although the non-tropical low pressure system in the North Atlantic has moved little during the past…

UN demands Australia stop mining coal

Guest essay by Eric Worrall UN climate chief Christiana Figueres has stated that Australia must stop mining coal. According to the Sydney Morning Herald; Speaking at a conference in Melbourne…

NOAA Announcement: CO2 Concentration Surpasses 400ppm “for the first month since measurements began”

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale Yesterday, in the press release Greenhouse gas benchmark reached, NOAA announced: Global carbon dioxide concentrations surpass 400 parts per million for the first month since…

Global Temperature down in April, just 7/100ths of a degree above normal

From Dr. Roy Spencer and from UAH, I’m a bit remiss in posting this due to travel, but better late than never – Anthony UAH V6.0 Global Temperature Update for…

Can anyone check out this claim of suppressed access?

Samiz Dat writes in WUWT Tips and notes May 4, 2015 at 5:33 pm Hey, Anthony, just a heads up. I am a chemical engineering student at the University of…

UN: We should switch to eating insects

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan has suggested in an interview with The Guardian, that people should switch to eating insects, to reduce the need…

World's Leading Skeptics of Man-Caused Global Warming to Gather in Washington, DC for #ICCC10

Tenth International Conference on Climate Change Offers ‘Fresh Start’ for Science-based Climate Policy June 11–12, 2015 The Tenth International Conference on Climate Change (#ICCC10) will take place on Thursday, June…

Anthropogenic Global Warming and Its Causes

Guest essay by Clyde Spencer Unless you have been in cryogenic suspended animation for several decades, you are aware of the extreme polarization about the role that CO2, particularly from…

Fighting back against the double standard on climate funding at Harvard

5 May 2015 Ms. Marge Dwyer, Harvard T.P. Chan School of Public Health mhdwyer “at” hsph.harvard.edu Dear Ms Dwyer: Research-related fraud at Harvard institutions A series of connected frauds surrounding…

Sea Ice News Volume 6 #1: Antarctic Sea Ice Expands To New Record

Bipolar disorder continues, Arctic reaches lowest maximum extent while the Antarctic sets new records Time to take a quick look at the sea ice situation down under, as I must…

Climate Craziness of the week: Climate change as 'health threat'

Cold and flu season? High blood pressure? Nah, its climate change! From the Gristians, h/t to “ham salad” and “nixfu” in WUWT Tips and Notes. Doctors are already seeing links…

Climate Change – New and Failed The-End-Is-Nigh Predictions

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale Michael Bastasch at TheDailyCaller recently penned an amusing article titled the 25 Years of Predicting The Global Warming ‘Tipping Point’.  It’s an enjoyable read, beginning:…

Mainstream Media Fails to Fact Check a Climate-Change Story…Once Again

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale Someday, probably not too soon, the mainstream media will come to realize something important. They need to perform a few simple fact checks on climate…

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…

Climate Science take note: New gold standard established for open and reproducible research

From the University of Cambridge: A group of Cambridge computer scientists have set a new gold standard for openness and reproducibility in research by sharing the more than 200GB of…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #178

The Week That Was: 2015-05-02 (May 2, 2015) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy…