Bill Nye Loses The Plot

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Bill Nye the not-really-Science Guy was on Tucker Carlson tonight. Tucker tried time after time to get Nye to say how much of the change was due to humans … and time after time, Nye refused to say what his opinion was. So Tucker got him to agree that the…

Bernie Sanders and Bill Nye

Bernie Sanders / Bill Nye Climate Presentation

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Bernie Sanders and Bill Nye have given a joint presentation on climate. In my opinion their presentation more than anything demonstrates how out of touch they are with ordinary people. Some Highlights: Bill Nye wants to convince President Trump renewables make economic sense. Bill Nye thinks Fox News Anchors “know…

Counterintuitive claim: Slower snowmelt in a warming world

From the NATIONAL CENTER FOR ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH/UNIVERSITY CORPORATION FOR ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH and the “eh, it’s a model projection” department, comes this claim. So, if it melts earlier, but then melts more slowly, it would seem to cancel out. I’m sure though somebody will find a crisis in this somewhere. Slower snowmelt in a warming world When…

Claim: Public may be more accepting of advocacy by climate scientists than previously thought

From the TAYLOR & FRANCIS GROUP Public may be more accepting of advocacy by climate scientists than previously thought Research published today in Environmental Communication suggests that scientists may have more freedom than previously thought to engage in certain forms of climate change advocacy without risking harm to their credibility. The experiment, conducted by researchers…

Claim: Red State Local Government Sneaking In Climate Measures Using “Reframing”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A post in The Conversation claims that government officials in red state administrations are sneaking in climate measures disguised as government efficiency drives and pollution mitigation initiatives. Red state rural America is acting on climate change – without calling it climate change Author: Rebecca J. Romsdahl Professor of Environmental Science…