Bill Gates: "We need a [energy] miracle"

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Bill Gates thinks we need a miracle to solve the world’s energy needs, a safe, reliable, non polluting form of energy which could bring electricity…

WaPo's 'baked in goodness' of climatic hyper-adjectives

It has been obvious for years that there’s a “say anything” aspect to climate and weather reporting that has gotten out of hand. Today I saw a prime example of…

Northern Winter Nights

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach  [See Addendum at the bottom.] [See Second Addendum at the bottom] I got to thinking about the distribution of the so-called “global” warming. I’d heard…

A new climate war brewing: forecasting vs. modeling

A new paper published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation explains how statistical forecasting methods can provide an important contrast to climate model-based predictions of future global warming. The…

Study: Urban backyards contribute almost as much CO2 as much as cars and buildings

From the “mulch your way to a warmer planet” department and Boston University: Urban soils release surprising amounts of carbon dioxide Tracking biological emissions will allow more accurate assessments of climate…

Model claims: Future heat waves to roast 60% of the planetary surface by 2075

From NCAR/UCAR: SEARING HEAT WAVES DETAILED IN STUDY OF FUTURE CLIMATE February 23, 2016 Sweltering heat waves that typically strike once every 20 years could become yearly events across 60…