Al Gore Predicts a 2020 Political Climate Change Tipping Point

Guest essay by Eric Worrall I guess after getting the science wrong so many times Al Gore feels safer predicting a political tipping point than another dodgy “Ice Free Arctic” prediction. Al Gore: America Is Close to a ‘Political Tipping Point’ on Climate Change The former vice president discusses how the politics of the environment…

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How to NOT find a slowdown

Sheldon Walker – (agree-to-disagree.com) The slowdown/pause/hiatus, would probably be only a dim memory, if Alarmists didn’t keep digging up the imaginary corpse, in order to show that it really is dead. The website called “The Conversation”, recently featured an article called “Global warming ‘hiatus’ is the climate change myth that refuses to die”, by Stephan…

Where The Texas Winds Blow

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach There’s a typically hyper, deceptive, and Pollyanna article in the Houston Chronicle with the headline “Texas has enough sun and wind to quit coal, Rice researchers say“. You gotta watch out for these folks, it’s the old bait and switch. Because sure enough, as they say, there’s more sun and…

IS NORDHAUS’ DISCOUNT RATE REALLY TOO LOW?

We received this article as a rebuttal to our earlier post by David Middleton:  “The Nobel Prize for Climate Catastrophe”… Seriously? ~ctm Guest post by Mark Freeman “’The Nobel Prize for Climate Catastrophe’… Seriously?” (WUWT, 21st December 2018) highlights the crucial role that the discount rate plays in determining optimal climate policy. Because of the…

What’s Natural? A Look at Wildfires

Jim Steele writes: I am excited to announce my local weekly paper the Pacifica Tribune has added me as a columnist. Every 2 weeks I will post my column “What’s Natural”. The publisher has 5 other papers in the SF paper which might also carry the column. To publish a more skeptical and scientific opinion,…