How we broke the climate change debates. Lessons learned for the future

From the Fabius Maximus website. By Larry Kummer Summary:  This, my 305th post about climate, explains what I’ve learned so far. I believe that climate science as an institution has…

The recurrent problem of green scares that don't live up to the hype

By Matt Ridley (originally in the Wall Street Journal, sent to WUWT by the author) ‘We’ve heard these same stale arguments before,” said President Obama in his speech on climate…

My Thanks, Apologies, and Reply to Dr. Nir Shaviv

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Dr. Nir Shaviv has kindly replied in the comments to my previous post. There, he says: Nir Shaviv  August 15, 2015 at 2:51 pm There…

Claim: some coastal dwellers of US at high health risk from climate change

From the THE EARTH INSTITUTE AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY and the “we need a task force and more money” department comes this ridiculous pandering claim. Gotta love the caveat “Although future…

July 2015 Global Surface (Land+Ocean) and Lower Troposphere Temperature Anomaly & Model-Data Difference Update

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale This post provides an update of the values for the three primary suppliers of global land+ocean surface temperature reconstructions—GISS through July 2015 and HADCRUT4 and…

Study: On Wikipedia, politically controversial science topics are vulnerable to information sabotage

The “William Connolley effect” gets quantified, apparently anything that is not “consensus science” is considered sabotage. When researching acid rain, evolution, and climate change — cast a critical eye on…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #192

The Week That Was: 2015-08-15 (August 15, 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…