Claim: Staying Positive After A Weather Disaster Impedes Climate Action

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Australian National University lecturer Maria Tanyag, people who try to stay positive and encourage each other after a town is flattened by a typhoon are ignoring the lessons they should have learned about climate change. Myths about disaster survivors stall the global response to climate change August 18, 2019…

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How fast is the world warming? Is it burning?

Reposted from The Fabius Maximus Blog Larry Kummer, Editor Climate change, Science & Nature 17 August 2019 Summary: Let’s take a break from political bickering to see how fast the Earth is warming. Just the facts, please. The world has been warming since the middle of the 19th century. Human-caused warming has become the dominant…

“Hidden ‘Jurassic World’ Buried Underneath Australia”

Guest geology/geophysics drive-by by David Middleton H/T to Dr. Willie Soon Cool story, stupid headline… Scientists Found a Hidden ‘Jurassic World’ Buried Underneath AustraliaThe subterranean remains of 100 volcanoes formed some 180 million years ago were detected under a major petroleum hotspot. By Becky FerreiraAug 14 2019 A trove of 100 Jurassic-era volcanoes has been…

Inside The Sausage Factory

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach There’s an old saying that “Laws are like sausages. It’s better not to see either one being made” … and I fear the same is true for far too much of what passes for climate “science” these days. However, ignoring such wise advice, I’ve taken another look under the hood…

Hubble’s Portrait of Star’s Gaseous Glow

From NASA Hubble’s Portrait of Star’s Gaseous Glow Although it looks more like an entity seen through a microscope than a telescope, this rounded object, named NGC 2022, is certainly not algae or tiny, blobby jellyfish. Instead, it is a vast orb of gas in space, cast off by an aging star. The star is…