Claim: Fungus Can Help Plants Tolerate Heat

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Scientists studying mechanisms by which plants growing in hot geothermal soils like Yellowstone National Park tolerate extreme heat, claim they have discovered symbiotic fungi which…

New horror-fiction book about polar bears pokes fun at wild climate claims

Dr. Susan Crockford has written a “jaws style” novel about people being eaten by polar bears. Here’s what she emailed to me earlier today. – Anthony This is a polar bear…

Lomborg pushes back against Joe Romm's over the top screed about the lack of impact of #COP21

Guest essay by Bjørn Lomborg My research paper, “Impact of Current Climate Proposals” published in Global Policy (and discussed on WUWT), is the first peer-reviewed analysis of the impact of 2016-2030…

Is the Current El Niño Stronger Than the One in 1997/98? In a word, 'no'

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale Yesterday, NOAA published its weekly update of the sea surface temperature data for the NINO regions (data here), and because the sea surface temperature anomalies…

Claim: Paris Terrorist Atrocity was a Big Oil Plot

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t JoNova – The Ecologist speculates that the aim of the ISIS terrorists, who have claimed responsibility for the recent Paris terrorist atrocity, might have…

Tuesday titter – Alarmism in a Huff

Josh writes: Breibart reports on an extraordinary Huffington Post article arguing that the response to the terrorism in Paris should be “a successful Climate Change Conference”. Gosh. Cartoons by Josh