Climate Standoff: President Trump Looking to Repeal Californian Right to Regulate Vehicle Emissions

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Bloomberg reports the Trump administration has mounted a direct attack on California’s right to regulate air pollution, and their apparent efforts to use their market…

Claim: Global warming to cause more suicides

From the “P-hacking gets you any claim” and the “that’s why people move to Florida” departments. By Mike Bastasch A July study claims that thousands of more people will commit…

Study: abrupt shifts occurred in the ancient European climate

From the University of Helsinki and the “no SUV’s needed” department comes this study which suggests big cold snaps occurred right in the middle of the warm Eemian period. My only concern…

Irony Can Be So Ironic! Grid Storage Increases Carbon Emissions!

Guest ROTFLMAO! by David Middleton Vox’s David Roberts has a green epiphany… Batteries have a dirty secret Energy storage is considered a green technology. But it actually increases carbon emissions.…

What drought? New device from MIT pulls drinking water out of thin air

While there’s no imminent drinking water crisis in the U.S., technology like this can be helpful abroad – Anthony Powered only by solar energy, a new device developed at MIT…

24% of Tesla Model 3 Orders Cancelled, Cancellations Outnumber New Orders

Guest ROTFLMAO! by David Middleton From the purveyors of Fake News… 24% of Tesla Model 3 orders have been canceled, analyst says by Jordan Valinsky @CNNMoney July 19, 2018 Tesla…

Teen Protestors: Learned about Climate Change in “Arthur” and “The Magic School Bus” Children’s Cartoons

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Climate indoctrination begins at a very young age; “Arthur” is targeted at ages 4-8, “The Magic Schoolbus” is targeted at ages 3-10. The Teen-Agers Fighting…

A remarkable essay on ‘near-tabloid science’

Dr. Judith Curry writes: The perils of ‘near-tabloid science’ A remarkable essay by  esteemed oceanographer Carl Wunsch. While doing a literature survey for my paper on Climate Uncertainty and Risk,…