Researchers mine Twitter to reveal Congress' ideological divide on climate change

Senate Democrats are three times more likely to follow science-related Twitter accounts than their Republican peers Does human activity drive global climate change? For members of Congress, the answer often…

Elon Musk: Humanity "Probably" Living in a Matrix like Computer Simulation

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Green Entrepreneur Elon Musk has claimed that it is almost certain that we all live in a Matrix style computer simulation. But there is a…

Shock Study: Bees like Warm Climates

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A study published in the Journal of Hymenoptera finds that Australian bee populations expanded with the end of the last ice age, then plateaued around…

Falling Down the Energy Ladder

By Viv Forbes with help from volunteer reviewers, and Steve Hunter, Cartoonist. When man first appeared on Earth he had no implements, no clothes, no farms, no mineral fuels, no…

More wordpress.com troubles for WUWT: post thread closure comments

I’ve previously discussed how some of the recent changes to wordpress code on wordpress.com where we are hosted have cause a bunch of trouble for me, including image cache problems,…

More #RICO20 GMU emails released

While some emails were released previously here, due to a glitch in my system, I didn’t get a second file link posted that I should have. Many of the emails…

The first amendment is now dead in California: New California bill would allow prosecution of climate-change skeptics

From The Washington Times and the “your friendly local California thought police” comes this travesty. A landmark California bill gaining steam would make it illegal to engage in climate-change dissent,…

Bionic leaf turns sunlight into liquid fuel

New system surpasses efficiency of photosynthesis The days of drilling into the ground in the search for fuel may be numbered, because if Daniel Nocera has his way, it’ll just…

Ironing out the mystery of Earth's magnetic field

Scientists directly measure thermal conductivity of iron at planetary core conditions for the first time The earth’s magnetic field has been existing for at least 3.4 billion years thanks to…