Rapture Of The Deeps

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach One of the reasons I lived so much of my life in the tropical South Pacific is because of the diving. Coral reefs are one of the most astounding ecosystems on the planet, boiling over with energy, movement, and color. I’ve spent hundreds and hundreds of hours in the water,…

The Height Of Temperature Folly

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach In her always interesting blog, Dr. Judith Curry [and Anthony at WUWT] points to a very well-researched article by Bjorn Lomborg, peer-reviewed, entitled “Impact of Current Climate Proposals” (full text). He has repeated the work that Tom Wigley did for the previous IPCC report. There is a simplified climate model called…

350.org's fossil fuel "divestment" exposed as pointless political puppetry by National Association of Scholars

From the National Association of Scholars When Colleges Divest, Who Wins? NEW YORK, November 10, 2015 | The National Association of Scholars (NAS) released today the first comprehensive account of the campaign to get colleges to sell off their investments in coal, oil, and natural gas companies. Inside Divestment: The Illiberal Movement to Turn a…

Missing factors in climate models suggest Antarctic melt may not be so bad after all

From MCGILL UNIVERSITY Geophysics could slow Antarctic ice retreat Gravitational effects, variations in Earth structure could damp rise in global sea levels The anticipated melting of the massive West Antarctic Ice Sheet could be slowed by two big factors that are largely overlooked in current computer models, according to a new study. The findings, published online…