Global Temperature Report: November 2017

From UAH and Dr. John Christy Global temperatures drop; November still warm Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.13 C per decade November temperatures (preliminary) Global composite temp.: +0.36 C (about 0.65 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for November. Northern Hemisphere: +0.33 C (about 0.59 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for November. Southern Hemisphere:…

Tamino

I was notified by a friend that Tamino is slagging Anthony and me over at his blog, where I was banned from commenting years ago because I pointed out some unwanted facts to him. Of course, Tamino is still free to comment here, we don’t censor the views we might disagree with—that’s science. To begin…

Three month old infant lying on stomach

Claim: Hot Days Permanently Damage Babies

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A new study claims exposure during early childhood to temperatures above 90F (32C) permanently damages the child’s earning potential. Climate Change Might Lower Salaries The more 90-degree days a fetus or infant endured, the lower his or her earnings in adulthood. OLGA KHAZAN Even if countries take moderate action on…

Another climate feedback found: ‘cooling effect of natural atmospheric particles is greater during warmer years’

  From the University of Leeds and the “settled science” department, comes this new idea that combines measurements with a model. Understanding the climate impact of natural atmospheric particles An international team of scientists, led by the University of Leeds, has quantified the relationship between natural sources of particles in the atmosphere and climate change.…