Chinese Censorship Goes Global: Facebook Agrees to Delete Corona Virus Posts Flagged by China

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Breitbart; Facebook has agreed to comply with Chinese health authority requests to delete “misinformation” about the Corona Virus outbreak. Facebook to remove coronavirus misinformation…

Rutgers University Global Snow Lab and “the Snows of Yesteryear”

Guest “geologist tag-teaming” by David Middleton This is a follow up to Gregory Wrightstone’s article from yesterday. A couple of the first few comments reminded me that I’ve been meaning…

EU could use carbon border tax against Brexit Britain, warns MEP

From EURATIV By Sam Morgan | EURACTIV.com Jan 28, 2020 (updated: 2:29) The EU could deploy a carbon border tax against the UK after Brexit, according to the head of…

The Solution To Dissolution

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach The British tabloid “The Guardian” has a new scare story about what is wrongly called “ocean acidification”. It opens as follows: Pacific Ocean’s rising acidity…

Dem Lawmaker Gets Pushback After Asking YouTube To Stop Spreading Climate Skepticism

From The Daily Caller Chris White Tech Reporter January 30, 2020 12:42 PM ET Democratic Florida Rep. Kathy Castor is getting pushback from climate skeptics after she asked Google on…

Fungal decisions can affect climate

American Society of Agronomy Fungi play an important role in the ecosystem by decomposing plant and animal debris into nutrients and simpler compounds. Credit Susan V. Fisk When we think…

Warming and the Snows of Yesteryear

Reposted from American Thinker By Gregory Wrightstone I was recently reminded of one of the most common misconceptions about our changing climate that is often accepted as fact by climate…

“Lions and Tigers and Bears!” Major League Sports Tackle Climate Change!

Guest “sports commentary” by David Middleton RISING RISKSClimate change is threatening sports stadiums and arenas, and teams like the Yankees and Dolphins are battling back PUBLISHED MON, JAN 27 2020…

Aussie Academic: “we need to drive the [Climate] Dismissive group out of positions of power”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Rebecca Huntley, a prominent Aussie academic, is concerned voters choose politicians with inadequate climate policies. Her solution is for people who dismiss the urgency of…

Whether It’s a ‘Climate Emergency’ or Nuclear War: Doomsday Never Seems to Happen

Opinion by Anthony Watts, originally published on Townhall,com From 1947 to today, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, keepers of the “doomsday clock”—a holdover from the atomic age and Cold…

Saving Our Monarch Butterflies, part 1

Guest post by Jim Steele published in the Pacifica Tribune January 28, 2020 What’s Natural With their clownishly colored caterpillars and bold black and orange adults, monarch butterflies get featured…

Atlantic City: I’ll meet you tonite…..

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen — 30 January 2020   “Atlantic City” is a song recorded by Bruce Springsteen, on his 1982 solo album Nebraska.  My personal favorite version was…

The Shortest Book Ever Written

Guest “the Anthropocene doesn’t exist” by David Middleton Hat tip to Joel O’Bryan… The full text is available on ResearchGate… I didn’t bother to read it because the Anthropocene is…

The Guardian Will No Longer Accept Advertisements From Fossil Fuel Companies But Won’t Give Up Auto Ads

From The Daily Caller Chris White Tech Reporter January 29, 2020 11:17 AM ET The Guardian announced Wednesday that the news outlet is banning fossil fuel company advertisements, even as…

This Week’s Peak Permian Prediction? Why “Peak Permian” is almost an oxymoron.

Guest “déjà vu all over again” by David Middleton Will The Permian Peak This Year? By Anes Alic – Jan 16, 2020 Ticker: Just a few years back, the U.S. shale industry…

Another sure-to-fail green idea: Power your home for 24 hours with a bicycle

People send me stuff. This story is making the rounds on Facebook. From Goods Home Design: 60 Minutes On This Bicycle Can Power Your Home For Twenty-Four Hours Wouldn’t it…

Democrat Congressional Committee Demands Google Bury “Climate Misinformation”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The U.S. House of Representatives Select Committee on the Climate Crisis has demanded Google demonetize climate skeptics, and provide education to millions of people who…

U.S. geoengineering research gets a lift with $4 million from Congress

What could possibly go wrong? From the AAAS By John Fialka, E&E NewsJan. 23, 2020 , 10:00 AM Originally published by E&E News BOULDER, COLORADO—The top climate change scientist for…

AI could deceive us as much as the human eye does in the search for extraterrestrials

FECYT – Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology An artificial neural network has identified a square structure within a triangular one in a crater on the dwarf planet Ceres, with…

‘Blob’ research shows ecological effects that halted fishing and hiked whale entanglements

Unprecedented environmental changes inspire new online tools to better spot them next time NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region An ecological pileup of unprecedented changes in the ocean off the West…

Hypocrites Preaching Green

By Ronald Stein Founder and Ambassador for Energy & Infrastructure of PTS Advance, headquartered in Irvine, California If you don’t know who Tom Steyer is, you should.  He’s the guy…

Elizabeth Warren: US Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement Undermines Disease Prevention

Elizabeth Warren’s prescription for preventing disease outbreaks; public health and climate action. PREVENTING, CONTAINING, AND TREATING INFECTIOUS DISEASE OUTBREAKS AT HOME AND ABROAD Share Facebook Twitter My plan to stop…

Amazon Employees for Climate Justice Demand Jeff Bezos Cancel Fossil Fuel Contracts

Guest essay by Eric Worrall As well as selling stuff, Amazon is a major player in the cloud computing market. They help clients eliminate the hassle of managing their own…

“On the Cover of the Rolling Stone” #ExxonKnew: Earth Is Radioactive

Guest “implied face palm” by David Middleton Hat tip to MMontgomery via Charles the Moderator. From the “No Schist Sherlock Files”… This Rolling Stone article reads like the Josh “Gasland”…