EU Agrees to Weaken Climate Change Rules for Aviation

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The EU has disappointed green activists by rubber stamping airline industry proposals for deferred climate action. ‘Final blow’ to aviation climate plan as EU agrees…

Indigenous Coal Power Entrepreneurs Frustrated by Broken Promises and Lack of Support

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Chris Hanley; The Scott Morrison government promised millions of dollars for a feasibility study for an Australian Aboriginal initiative to build a new coal…

Nitrogen in permafrost soils may exert great feedbacks on climate change

Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of SciencesShare Print E-Mail What nitrogen is getting up to in permafrost soils may be much more interesting than researchers have long believed–with potentially significant consequences…

Protests Reveal Little Threat of COVID-19 in Outside Air: Why Is Seattle Still Restricting Park Access?

Reposted from the Cliff Mass Weather Blog Thursday, June 11, 2020 As I discussed in a previous blog, there is little evidence of transmission of COVID-19 in outside air, with…

Climate, Coal, and Covid

A 20 minute, quite comprehensive, presentation.

New ‘Sun clock’ reveals that solar activity turns off and on with surprising precision

NCAR & UCAR News Clock paints picture of a more orderly, predictable Sun Jun 10, 2020 – by Laura Snider Solar scientists have taken a mathematical technique used by Earth…