Over the top: the sad case of Tripp Funderburk & the Coral Restoration Foundation International

Sometimes, people just go “over the top”. That’s a nice way of putting what happened to Tripp Funderburk when he got too wrapped up in blind disagreement over a story we recently carried at WUWT by Jim Steele: https://wattsupwiththat.com/2017/04/05/falling-sea-level-the-critical-factor-in-2016-great-barrier-reef-bleaching/ Note the picture shows exposed coral, and some of the coral has bleached. Seems a no-brainer…

80,000 Yrs of Arctic Ice Melted in Single Weekend

News Brief by Kip Hansen   No, really…no kidding here…this is a real disaster.   This is not Fake News! Here’s the story, from the NY Times’ Tatiana Schlossberg (and here): “Ice from the Canadian Arctic has completely melted, leaving puddles of water in its place and scientists devastated. O.K., this is what actually happened: Ice…

Claim: Next 10 years critical for achieving climate change goals

From the “climate goalposts are always 10 years out” department and the “maybe you didn’t read the news, but the Paris Climate Agreement is dead” department. Next 10 years critical for achieving climate change goals INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED SYSTEMS ANALYSIS Carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere can be reduce in…