CERES Edition 4 and the Cloud Radiative Effect

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach One of the enduring questions in climate involves what is usually called “cloud feedback”. When the earth warms up a bit, the clouds change in response. The question is the direction of that response. Does the change in clouds amplify a warming, or does it reduce a warming? Here’s Dr.…

New York’s Silly Climate Suit

By Steve Goreham Republished with permission of The Washington Times. On January 10, the city of New York filed suit against BP, Chevron, Conoco-Phillips, ExxonMobil and Royal Dutch Shell. The suit accuses oil companies of causing dangerous climate change and damage to New York City, seeking monetary compensation. But history will rank this action high…

The American Geophysical Union thinks “climate intervention” is a viable area of research

AGU Release No. 18-06 American Geophysical Union urges research programs on climate intervention to better understand the risks and opportunities AGU updates its position statement on climate intervention and issues a related white paper on the topic. WASHINGTON, DC— The American Geophysical Union (AGU) today announced a revision and reaffirmation of its position statement, “Climate…