Climate chaos claims continue causing consternation

From the Oakland v. oil company lawsuit to ridiculous “research,” the onslaught never ends Guest essay by Paul Driessen Anyone who thought “manmade climate cataclysm” rhetoric couldn’t possibly exceed Obama…

Wyoming Residents Back Obama Clean Power Repeal

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Speakers pointed out the deficiencies of former President Obama’s clean power plan at an EPA hearing in Wyoming on Tuesday. Speakers square off in Wyoming…

The Children's Crusade (Lawsuit) Against Climate Change

Guest essay by Dale Leuck A so-far not-widely-noticed lawsuit was filed in the liberal United States District Court, Eugene Oregon Division, in September 2015, in response to the failure of…

Boston Judge Accepts Climate Necessity Defence, Dismisses Charges

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Judge Mary Ann Driscoll has dismissed criminal charges against protestors including Al Gore’s daughter on the grounds that their actions were necessary to prevent climate…

Tools to Spot the Spots

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach People have asked about the tools that I use to look for any signature of sunspot-related solar variations in climate datasets. They’ve wondered whether these…

Psychology Today: "Break the Spiral of Silence on Climate Change"

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Psychology Today author Patricia Prijatel thinks the silence of Germans oppressed by the NAZIs is comparable to not talking about the alleged dangers of anthropogenic…

Visualizing the Dance of a Melting Snowflake

From NASA and the “I’m sure there’s a snowflake joke in there somewhere” department. NASA Visualizes the Dance of a Melting Snowflake NASA has produced the first three-dimensional numerical model…

Newsweek: Republican Climate Skepticism Rising under President Trump

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Newsweek is worried that Republicans are becoming more climate skeptic. UNDER TRUMP, FEWER REPUBLICANS THINK GLOBAL WARMING IS CAUSED BY HUMANS BY TIM MARCIN ON…

Game over

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley Skeptics 1, Fanatics 0. That’s the final score. The corrected mid-range estimate of Charney sensitivity, which is equilibrium sensitivity to doubled CO2 in the air,…

Friday Funny: Climate emotion – for your smartphone

Josh tips me to this new trend. We’ve always known that the global climate issue and emotion seem to go together. After all, who can forget “weepy” Bill McKibben’s crying…

Watch LIVE: Gavin Schmidt and Richard Alley explain why paleoclimatology is "robust"

From Smithsonian Magazine EVENT: “Paleoclimate: Digging into the Past to Chart our Future” streaming live tonight on our Facebook page. The discussion begins at 6:45 PM EST. (not live now, but will…

Green Car Manufacturer Tesla calls for "Volunteers" to Prove the Haters Wrong

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Electric car manufacturer Tesla has called for people to volunteer their time, to help Tesla hit production targets and prove the “haters” wrong. Tesla Asks…

Eye-roller study: Easter eggs bad for environment and global warming

From the UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER and the “everything is bad, because we say so” department. One wonders if they’d be happy with Tofu eggs. Probably not. Is your Easter egg bad…

You've heard of #ExxonKnew, well how about #CaliforniaKnew ?

The court transcript we recently published on WUWT from the recent #ExxonKnew trial has yielded an interesting thought twist. Guest Essay by Warren Blair Charles Keeling (Mr CO2) worked at the…

UPDATE2: Another "Pay it forward" moment for WUWT

UPDATE: 930AM PST Sat, March 31 Readers may have noticed that this post was offline for awhile and that the GoFundMe site was taken down. Some readers are rightfully wondering…

Tastebugs: Helping Children Accept the Consumption of Climate Friendly Insects

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Tastebugs is a UK initiative to habituate children to the idea of preparing climate friendly insect protein for human consumption. 3D Printed Tastebugs Challenge Children…

A benefit of "ocean acidification" – more herring

From the NORWEGIAN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY comes this study where they actually did the experiment right – and dissed other studies where “lab tanks” were used to study…

Claim: Draining Swamps Contributes to the Laughing Gas Crisis

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Researchers have claimed that the laughing gas released when swamps are drained is no laughing matter. Draining peatlands gives global rise to greenhouse laughing-gas emissions…

DOE: If it weren't for coal-fired electricity plants, the Northeast would have blacked-out during recent bomb-cyclone

From the “when the going gets tough, renewables can’t cut it” department. Wind power generation actually dropped 5% during this period From the Daily Caller: Coal-fired power plants kept the…

Another Endangered Species?

Guest essay by Viv Forbes Washpool   Qld Australia Earth is a dangerous place. Of all the species that have ever lived, over 95% have already been extinguished by natural disasters.…

A Tale of Two Facts

Guest essay by Ola Røyrvik Can the public have confidence in what is presented as science, or do politicians dictate what scientists can say? Well, if Norwegian scientific and political…

Why Ireland Is Green

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach There’s an interesting study over at Climate of the Past entitled “A 305-year continuous monthly rainfall series for the island of Ireland (1711–2016)“ by Conor…

Gallup: Left Became More Militant About Global Warming Under Trump

From Gallup News: Global Warming Concern Steady Despite Some Partisan Shifts by Megan Brenan and Lydia Saad STORY HIGHLIGHTS Partisan gaps across global-warming measures slightly wider than in 2017 Democrats…

Modern Warming – Climate Variability or Climate Change?

Guest Post By Renee Hannon Introduction In the mid-1900’s many scientists were suggesting the Earth was cooling. Now scientists are forecasting global warming. Indeed, instrumental data shows global temperatures warmed…