Climate Advocates Push Floating Houses to Defeat Future Hurricanes And Floods

Guest essay by Eric Worrall There have been a few stories in the press lately about climate proof floating houses. As someone who used to live next to a river,…

The Button Collector Revisited: Graphs, Trends and Hypotheses

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen   Prologue:    This essay is a follow-up to two previous essays on the topic of the usefulness of trend lines [trends] in prediction.  Readers may…

Trump Administration to open 90% of US Offshore to leasing and roll back Obama-era drilling regulations

Guest post by David Middleton The plan is to open almost everything in the 2019-2024 OCS Oil and Gas Leasing Program, with Eastern Gulf leasing beginning when the Congressional moratorium expires…

Claim: Arctic warming is influencing the UK’s extreme weather

From the UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN, where they are trying to make the North Atlantic Oscillation bend to their will part of climate change. Severe snowy weather in winter or extreme rains…

An Instant Global Ocean Thermometer from Antarctic Ice Cores

Guest post by David Middleton Why bother with Argo floats and ocean heat content?  Now the average temperature of the oceans can be instantly calculated by the ratio of noble…

New study from Scripps puts a crimp on claims of recent rising ocean temperatures

This is interesting, and revealing. Using a new method of measuring krypton and xenon ratios in Antarctic ice core, an estimated temperature rise of just 0.1°C over the last 50…

NASA-led Study Solves a Global Methane Puzzle

From NASA GODDARD: A new NASA-led study has solved a puzzle involving the recent rise in atmospheric methane, a potent greenhouse gas, with a new calculation of emissions from global…