NASA Gavin Schmidt Searching For the Silurians

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Would it be possible to distinguish the fall of a pre-human civilisation destroyed by industrial CO2, from a natural climate upheaval? A New Study Suggests There Could Have Been Intelligent Life on Earth Before Humans Looking for aliens across deep space is great, but have we looked hard enough in…

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Can Humans Melt the Antarctic Icecap?

Can we puny humans produce enough energy to melt the huge icecap? Some math helps. Guest essay by Julius Sanks When discussing climate with people who do not have technical backgrounds, I have learned much of the climate discussion is a foreign language to them. Phrases like “Dalton minimum” or “Atlantic multidecadal oscillation” make their eyes…

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Archaeologists: Early Europeans Prospered Despite Abrupt Climate Change

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Archaeologists have overturned theories that climate change caused by a nearby super volcano eruption killed early European settlers. First Europeans survived climate change following ‘super-eruption’ by working together, say archaeologists Experts suggest we can learn from our prehistoric ancestors when tackling changing climate today Josh Gabbatiss Science Correspondent Monday 16…

CHALLENGING THE SCIENCE BASIS OF THE PARIS CLIMATE AGREEMENT

Guest essay by Antero Ollila This rather long story is based on the research study be name “Challenging the scientific basis of the Paris climate agreement” published in International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management in April 2018. The Paris Agreement or COP21 (21st Conference of the Parties) into effect on 4th November, 2016.…

Remember that "unprecedented" Arctic heating event in February 2018? Never mind.

In Feburary 2018, the temperature in the Arctic region went up considerably, prompting the usual caterwauling from climate alarmists worldwide. It looked like this at Vox, they saw red, and the caption is theirs: The temperature plot from the Danish Meteorological Institute showing the spiking temperatures about 80°North: Source: http://ocean.dmi.dk/arctic/meant80n.uk.php Predictably, excitable pundits went nuts over…