Killing Birds

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen — 4 February 2020 The driver of the car pictured in the image here has committed a Federal Crime — a misdemeanor under the Migratory…

Sunspots, Verse 25

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach [See update at the end] I started out as a true believer that sunspots (or something that changes in sync with sunspots, like heliomagnetism, cosmic…

How much electricity may produce a $1 Billion Solar Plant backed by the Obama Energy Department?

Guest post by Albert Parker en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crescent_Dunes_Solar_Energy_Project#/media/File:Crescent_Dunes_Solar_December_2014.JPG It is in the news, as expected Crescent Dunes, the world largest concentrated solar power plant featuring 10 hours of molten salt thermal energy…

Thai Doctors Claim a Chinese Corona Virus Breakthrough

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Thai doctors are cautiously optimistic about early positive results treating a patient infected with the deadly Chinese Corona virus, by using a mixture of a…

Oxford University: Best Response Ever to a Fossil Fuel Divestment Demand

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Dr. Willie Soon; how should Universities respond to demands they divest from fossil fuel? By rubbing the protestors’ noses in reality, of course. A…

Australian bushfire season 2019-2020 – Severity, reasons and conclusions

Guest essay by Pasi Autio 2.2.2020 The Australian bushfire season of 2019-2020 is now the climate topic of the year – the severe bushfire season has caused more than 2000…

Attenborough’s Arctic Betrayal: New video reveals that terrorizing young children about climate began with polar bears

Reposted from Polar Bear Science Posted on January 27, 2020 |  on Attenborough’s Arctic Betrayal: New video reveals that terrorizing young children about climate began with polar bears My newest video…

IT’S BACK! Heartland’s 14th International Conference on Climate Change

SAVE THE DATE! The 14th International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC-14) will take place Thursday, May 7 and Friday, May 8 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Once again, Heartland’s…

Fewer Recessions Thanks to the Shale Revolution

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #397

The Week That Was: 2020-02-01 (February 1, 2020) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “”Facts are stubborn things; and whatever…

Secret Science Under Attack — Part 3

Opinion by Kip Hansen — 2 February 2020   The attacks continue in the Journals of Science against the EPA’s proposed “Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science” rule — commonly referred…

British Government Fires “Last Chance” COP26 Climate Conference Manager

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to outgoing COP26 conference manager Claire Perry O’Neill, “Whitehall “can’t cope” with an Indy cop unit.”. Climate change: UK sacks its UN conference president…

BREAKING: Punxsutawney to retire Phil the groundhog, replace him with Greta Thunberg

People send me stuff. A friend of mine (an insider in the groundhog committee bunker) tells me that due to the pressure they are getting from PETA (for groundhog abuse)…

Dungeness Crabs Redux

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Well, after my last post, The Solution To Dissolution, I thought I was done with the Dungeness crab question. And I was happy to be…

Will Humanity Ever Reach 2XCO2? Possibly Not

Reposted from Dr. Roy Spencer’s Blog February 1st, 2020 by Roy W. Spencer, Ph. D. Summary The Energy Information Agency (EIA) projects a growth in energy-based CO2 emissions of +0.6%/yr…

WATCH breathtaking fireball burst into life as it rains down on Russia’s Urals

From Russia Today A meteor which put on a spectacular show as it sped across Russia’s Urals region was caught on camera lighting up the night sky as it erupted…

The Conversation? “ethically misguided and downright dangerous” NOT to Censor Climate Deniers

Guest essay by Eric Worrall University of Melbourne “Centre for Advancing Journalism” academic Denis Muller believes climate censorship should be added to legally binding journalistic professional codes of conduct. Media…

Analysis of a carbon forecast gone wrong: the case of the IPCC FAR

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on January 31, 2020 by curryja | by Alberto Zaragoza Comendador The IPCC’s First Assessment Report (FAR) made forecasts or projections of…

Cold wave grips northern Saudi Arabia, meteorologists fear strongest cold snap ever

From The Watchers Posted by Julie Celestial on January 30, 2020 at 08:28 UTC (1 day ago) Categories: Extreme cold, Featured articles, Severe weather Parts of Saudi Arabia are shivering…

Enviros Rally Around A Podcast Designed To Out Supposed Big Oil Propagandists

From The Daily Caller Chris White Tech Reporter January 30, 2020 3:39 PM ET A popular podcast purporting to reveal the supposed propaganda propping up the oil industry is part…

New research highlights how plants are slowing global warming

News Release 31-Jan-2020 Boston University Chi Chen, a Boston University graduate researcher, and Ranga Myneni, a BU College of Arts & Sciences professor of earth and environment, released a new…