Evolutions of Global Surface and Lower Troposphere Temperature Anomalies in Responses to the 1997/98 and 2015/16 El Niños

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale This post compares the responses of global surface temperature anomalies and lower troposphere temperature anomalies for the 2015/16 El Niño and the comparatively strong 1997/98 El Niño. Datasets included are lower troposphere temperature data from RSS and UAH and land-ocean surface temperature products from NASA GISS, NOAA NCEI and UK…

Gold King Disaster, Modified, Original Image Author Riverhugger, source Wikimedia

Greens Diversifying Away from the Dying Climate Issue

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Some Greens seem to be waking up to the fact that the climate cause is sinking, and are attempting to shift attention back to more traditional environmental issues. According to the Independent; The world is in danger of taking its eye off the ball on environmental issues such as air…