Washington State Judge Denies Climate "Necessity" Defence in Ecoterrorism Case

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Washington State Judge Michael E Rickert has caused green heads to explode, by ruling that climate change is a matter of debate. Judge in environmental…

January 2017 Projected Temperature Anomalies from NCEP/NCAR Data

Guest Post By Walter Dnes In continuation of my Temperature Anomaly projections, the following are my January projections, as well as last month’s projections for December, to see how well…

Climate Clown Prince Charles Might Lecture President Trump

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Trump aides have raised concerns that Prince Charles, the crown prince who thinks Mad King George was “misunderstood”, will use an upcoming state visit to…

The 'Doomsday Clock' is broken – it conflates disparate threats

Guest essay by Noel S. Williams The Doomsday clock cannot simultaneously measure the threats of nuclear war and climate change. The board of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists recently issued…

Trump EPA transition advisor: Trump will honor his campaign pledge to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement

US president Donald Trump will honour his campaign pledge to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement and defund UN climate programmes, a former adviser to the new…

From the Famously Failed Prediction Files: "Nobody Will Be Using Coal in 2017"

Guest post by David Middleton IN BRIEF In the midst of a coal shortage in 1917, one writer predicted that solar energy would replace coal by 2017. Coal is still…

"worse than we thought" – Action is needed to make stagnant CO2 emissions fall

From the missed target department and STANFORD’S SCHOOL OF EARTH, ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES Without a significant effort to reduce greenhouse gases, including an accelerated deployment of technologies for capturing atmospheric…