Study: Arctic Sea Ice Was Thinner In 1955 Than In years 2015-2017

From the “skating on thin ice” department. According to a new paper published in the Journal of Geophysical Research, the observed mean thickness of the sea ice in the region north of (Arctic) Svalbard was substantially thinner (0.94 m) in 1955 than it has been in recent years (~1.6 m, 2015/2017). Graph Source: Rösel et al., 2018 In 1955,…

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Claim: Climate Change will be Solved by Feminism

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to former President of the Republic of Ireland and former UN commissioner Mary Robinson, more feminism will solve the climate crisis. Climate change a ‘man-made problem with a feminist solution’ says Robinson Zoe Tabary JUNE 19, 2018 LONDON, June 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Women must be at the…

A conversation with Prof. Richard Lindzen

Guest interview by Grégoire Canlorbe Richard Siegmund Lindzen is an American atmospheric physicist known for his work in the dynamics of the atmosphere, atmospheric tides, and ozone photochemistry. He has published more than 200 scientific papers and books. From 1983 until his retirement in 2013, he was Alfred P. Sloan Professor of Meteorology at the…

“What If India And China Used Natural Gas And Oil Like The U.S.?”… What a wonderful world it would be!

Guest salivating by David Middleton, petroleum geologist From Forbes… JUN 17, 2018 What If India And China Used Natural Gas And Oil Like The U.S.? Jude Clemente , CONTRIBUTOR BP’s just released Statistical Review of World Energy 2018 has got my wheels turning. The first thing you should know is that global energy consumption has essentially just begun:…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #319

Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy Project (SEPP) Vincent Gray, RIP: On May 14, we lost a stalwart defender in the battle to keep rigorous science for descending into bureaucratic nonsense. Vincent Gray of New Zealand was an enthusiastic…