USGS finds data fraud, closes environmental chemistry lab

Misconduct has led to delays and 1 retraction in environmental quality measurements reports By Jessica Morrison (E&CN) Alleged misconduct and data manipulation at a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) laboratory may have…

Brexit: Greenpeace, FOE fears a "Bonfire" of Green Regulations

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Evidence is mounting that Brexit, and possible “contagion” of the British exit from the EU, the empowerment of nationalist movements throughout Europe demanding their own…

Comparing the Kobashi and Alley Central Greenland Temperature Reconstructions

By Andy May In 2000, Richard Alley released an ice core temperature reconstruction for Central Greenland using Oxygen isotope ratios. He describes the technique used here. I used this ice…

Why did agriculture start 13,000 years ago?

WUWT reader Susan Corwin writes: Because it would work as CO2 became plentiful! All the academic articles say: “and then agriculture happened”. The “accepted wisdom”/consensus is: ….here was no single…

Naomi Klein: Trying to link Climate and Racism

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Naomi Klein has attempted to link climate, fossil fuels and racism, but in my opinion Naomi’s piece inadvertently embraces the ugly colonialist paternalism which she…