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. Ice, not global warming, is the big killer and this recurring calamity often strikes quickly. Thousands of mammoths and other animals were killed by ice…

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 institutions are used as indicators the answer to the first part of the question is a definite NO and to the second a resounding YES.…

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 Murphy et al. Unfortunately, their link to their dataset was broken. So I got in touch with the Copy Editor, Anja Krzykowski, and she was…

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 view global warming seriously; Republicans view it skeptically 69% of Republicans, 4% Democrats say global warming is exaggerated This story is part of a special series…