OCO-2 – Orbiting Carbon Observatory 2 – the mission has released an animation

Guest essay by Ric Werme It’s been a long wait, but OCO-2 speaks! Let’s start with a timeline: Advertisements

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L'Alternative Paris

Josh writes: With COP21 coming up there is an alternative conference being organised. The Paris Climate Challenge In 2009 we laid down the Copenhagen Climate Challenge, when we asked UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to answer 10 questions about climate. We’re back to ask the same and more questions, and challenge the climate ‘consensus’ in Paris at COP 21 with alternative climate…

More IPCC Inadequacies And Failures: Precipitation

Guest opinion: Dr. Tim Ball   The recent article by Philip Lloyd about long-term precipitation patterns referenced the record from 1766 for England and Wales. It reminded me of my doctoral thesis defense before a committee chaired by Professor C.G. Smith of Keble College Oxford. After about 2 hours of questions Smith said, “I don’t…

AP Poll: Americans Increasingly Unconcerned about Climate Change

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Yet another poll has been published, which suggests that despite relentless media bombardment in the leadup to Paris, Americans are increasingly unconcerned about climate change. According to Associated Press; Q9. How worried, if at all, are you about global warming? [HALF SAMPLE ASKED OPTIONS IN REVERSE ORDER] AP-NORC 10/15-18/2015 AP-NORC…