Forecast: approximately 95% chance that El Niño will continue through Northern Hemisphere winter 2015-16

EL NIÑO/SOUTHERN OSCILLATION (ENSO) DIAGNOSTIC DISCUSSION issued by  CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER/NCEP/NWS  and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society 10 September 2015 ENSO Alert System Status: El Niño Advisory…

Get Your Kicks on Route Sixty-Six

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach (Part 4 of an ongoing series … Part 1, Part 2, Part 3) After it got to 110°F (43°C) yesterday afternoon at Willow Beach, and after a…

Study reverses climate science position that the 'Southern Ocean carbon dioxide sink was weakening'

From the AMERICAN GEOPHYSICAL UNION and the department of “cold water increases CO2 solubility” comes this bit of good news, which reverses previous climate science assertions. Southern Ocean removing carbon…

Quote of the week: climate awareness one of the 'greatest human achievements'

Argh. You often wonder how weapons grade hubris can be come to be. For example, we shake our head at the hubris of people like Michael Mann and James Hansen,…

Claim: Climate change might cause robots to take over

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Start with interesting scientific paper which explores the dynamics of mass extinction, and weave it into a climate horror story full of scary robots, climate…

Tornado of 5 million degree plasma on the sun is bigger than the Earth

NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) watched the Sun’s magnetic forces twist and turn enormous plumes of superheated plasma in a tornado that is larger than the Earth. The particles observed…