NASA glaciologist Jay Zwally puts the hammer down: ‘Antarctica is gaining ice’

A new paper about to be in press, comes at the end of a flurry of papers and reports published this week that claims Antarctica was losing ice mass. Zwally…

Rich Californian Greens Reject Climate Friendly High Density Housing

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The most effective way to reduce transport miles, the transport carbon footprint, is to pile people on top of each other, to replace city parks…

The Land That Global Warming Forgot

Guest essay by David Archibald For the first time a major political party has gone into an election with an anti-green platform and won big time. Specifically the Conservative Party…

NSF study: ‘…current carbon dioxide levels are not enough to destabilize the land-based ice on Antarctica’

We covered this yesterday, but today the official press release came out, so worth covering again. Via Eurekalert Land-based portion of massive East Antarctic ice sheet retreated little during past…

This is science? Penguin huddling behavior is the new proxy for climate change

Sometimes, you just have to laugh. This is from the AGU, EoS and it was an actual funded science study, published in an applied physics journal no less. Personally, with…

Actual science press release headline: ‘How to save Antarctica (and the rest of Earth too)’

From the “Listen to us! We can save the world!” department and IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON comes this evangelical bit of diatribe masquerading as science. Apparently the first version of the press…

The Obama Administration Official Who Would Have Led the Red Team/Blue Team EPA Debates…

Featured image from Retro Thing Guest commentary by David Middleton From the American Association for the Advancement of Science of America… Obama official would have led EPA’s climate science debate—if…

Fellows of the Geological Society pushback over climate position

Back in 2010, 43 fellows of the Royal Society wrote to its then president, Paul Nurse, to complain about the unscientific tone of the society’s messages on climate change. A few days…

HOW THE EARTH BECAME A HOTHOUSE: BY H2O

  Guest Post by Wim Röst  ABSTRACT Water, H2O, determines the ‘General Background Temperature’ for the Earth, resulting in Hothouse and Ice House Climate States. During geological periods the movement…