Guardian Accuses UNESCO of a Further Climate Coverup

Guest essay by Eric Worrall WUWT recently reported how UNESCO allegedly yielded to pressure from the Australian Government, to clumsily excise criticism of Aussie management of the Great Barrier Reef from a climate report. The coverup PR disaster has just become even worse – The Guardian is now accusing UNESCO and the Australian Government, of…

A photomicrograph of Bacillus anthracis bacteria using Gram-stain technique.

Claim: Climate caused the Russian Anthrax Outbreak

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to the Guardian, unusually warm weather probably wouldn’t happen without our help. Anthrax outbreak triggered by climate change sickens dozens in Arctic Circle Seventy-two nomadic herders, including 41 children, were hospitalised in far north Russia after the region began experiencing abnormally high temperatures. A 12-year-old boy in the far…

Soil feedbacks are a big uncertainty in climate change

From the YALE SCHOOL OF FORESTRY & ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES Managing uncertainty: How soil carbon feedbacks could affect climate change There is more than twice as much carbon in the planet’s soils than there is in its atmosphere, so the loss of even a small proportion of that could have a profound feedback effect on the…

NASA analyses Maryland storm system that caused flooding

NASA looks at historic flooding from slow-moving Maryland storms NASA analyzed rainfall data from slow-moving storms that triggered flash floods over parts of central Maryland and caused devastating flooding in historic Ellicott City, Maryland. A slow-moving line of heavy thunderstorms dumped as much as 6 to 7 inches of rain in about two hours’ time…