The Thirty Year War

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach This is the 30th anniversary of James Hansen’s testimony to Congress regarding “global warming”. It was his testimony that set off the disastrous 30 Year…

Open thread – looking for feedback on the website migration

As many of you regular readers know over the past few weeks I have done a complete migration of the website over to a new Cloud Server. The first week…

Why the Right should espouse climate-realism

By Grégoire Canlorbe, Vice President of the Parti National-Libéral “The agreement of the Paris COP 21 was not signed to save the planet and to prevent us from roasting due…

Claim: New model for gauging ice sheet movement may improve sea-level-rise predictions

From the UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAWRENCE — A just-published paper in Science changes the formula scientists should use when estimating the speed of huge ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica that flow…

Claim: Climate change to overtake land use as major threat to global biodiversity

From UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON Climate change will have a rapidly increasing effect on the structure of global ecological communities over the next few decades, with amphibians and reptiles being significantly…

Existing studies may have misgauged how carbon is distributed around the world

  From PRINCETON UNIVERSITY Ocean’s heat cycle shows that atmospheric carbon may be headed elsewhere As humans continue to pump the atmosphere with carbon, it’s crucial for scientists to understand how…

Study: bugs hate light at night more than “climate change”

Light pollution a reason for insect decline Artificial lighting at night could be a reason for declining insect populations Climate change, pesticides and land use changes alone cannot fully explain…