How does the Johnson & Johnson vaccine compare to other coronavirus vaccines? 4 questions answered

The adenovirus vector vaccine is safe because the adenovirus can’t replicate in human cells or cause disease, and the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein can’t cause COVID–19 without the rest of the…

Graphene: Limitless Free Energy from Brownian Motion? Or a Flawed Experiment?

A meme has started circulating on the internet about graphene batteries providing unlimited free energy, harvested from the random Brownian Motion of the graphene. But there is another possible explanation,…

Great Reset Architects Celebrate The Orderly Quiet of Covid Lockdown Cities

The World Economic Forum released a video, hastily withdrawn, which celebrated the quiet and orderliness of cities whose factories and people were silenced by harsh Covid lockdowns. WEF hosts the…

$51 / ton: Biden Restores the Obama “Social Cost of Carbon”

President Biden has raised the social cost of carbon from Trump’s $8 / ton to the Obama level of $51 / ton. But the real sting is the price tag…

CO2 sensitivity: the polar solution

If our planet had been designed with comparative high-latitude studies in mind, it couldn’t have been better arranged than it is.

Artemis: how ever changing US space policy may push back the next Moon landing

If the current Artemis 3 schedule holds, then 52 years will have passed between Cernan and Schmitt departing the lunar surface in Challenger and the next human visitors to the…

A 30-year reconstruction of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation shows no decline

Climate model and paleo-oceanographic research suggests that the AMOC may have been declining for decades or even centuries before this; however direct observations are sparse prior to 2004, giving only…

UN Shames Australia for a Lack of Climate Ambition

Making big climate pledges was a cheap political win when the goal was way off in the future. But now the first deadlines are approaching, long serving politicians in countries…

Not a myth: State of the Polar Bear Report shows 2020 was another good year for polar bears

As Crockford’s report reveals, plankton growth – the critical health measure of marine life in the Arctic – reached record highs in August 2020. More plankton (‘primary productivity’) due to…

Bill Gates on Climate Change: All the Coral and Trees will Die

According to Bill Gates, if we don’t mend our evil ways the equator will be uninhabitable, except when temperate regions will freeze, and forests and coral reefs will die.

Friday Funny- Fact Check?

Josh writes: Who fact checks the Fact Checkers? Inspired by this superb article by @aDissentient in @TheConWom … #FactCheck #ClimateFeedback

Russia and India Reject Climate Alarmism at UN Security Council

From Politico UN Security Council hears of climate threat, does nothing Russia warns against any move to recognize warming as a threat to global security. BY KARL MATHIESEN February 23, 2021 9:13…

Comet Makes a Pit Stop Near Jupiter’s Asteroids

Hawaii’s Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS) telescopes located on the extinct volcanoes, one on Mauna Kea and one on Haleakala. Japanese amateur astronomer Seiichi Yoshida tipped off the Hubble…

China Promises to Stop Giving Anal Swab Covid Tests to US Diplomats

Following a complaint from the US State Department, China has promised to stop shoving swabs up the rectums of US diplomats.

Freshwater outflow from Beaufort Sea could alter global climate patterns

The Beaufort Sea, the Arctic Ocean’s largest freshwater reservoir, has increased its freshwater content by 40 percent over the last two decades, putting global climate patterns at risk. A rapid…

“Wind was operating almost as well as expected”… A Texas-sized Energy Lie

Guest “fact checking the fact checkers” by David Middleton Note to fact checking trolls: The featured image is a meme. Look up the word meme before you prattle on about…

New Zealand to Impose Carbon Taxes on Tourism?

Given New Zealand’s effort to wreck manufacturing and farming with cow taxes and renewable energy rationing, why should the tourism industry be left unscathed?

NASA Vegetation Index: Globe Continues Rapid Greening Trend, Sahara Alone Shrinks 700,000 Sq Km!

“10% global greening in 20 years! We are incredibly fortunate!” Zoe comments on the results. “I just wish everyone felt that way. But you know not everyone does. To the…

The risks of communicating extreme climate forecasts

Their predictions have repeatedly been apocalyptic and highly certain…and so far, they’ve also been wrong.”

Society of Petroleum Engineers: “The Texas Power Failure — What Went Wrong and Why?” 0900 CST Today

Guest “public service message” by David Middleton H/T to Big Oil Bob… SPE Live: The Texas Power Failure — What Went Wrong and Why? 25 February 2021 | 0900 CST Oil…

The Guardian: “The Paris Agreement is Failing”

Does The Guardian want military invasions of countries which fail to reduce CO2 emissions? Author Jojo Metha laments the Paris Agreement has no enforcement clause – but she shies away…

Crowd Sourcing A Crucible

We would like to take advantage of the brain trust in our audience to refine and harden the articles on the site, one article at a time.

Michigan Gov. Whitmer: Hoisted by her own pipeline petard!

Guest “irony can be so ironic” by David Middleton Enbridge foe Whitmer declares Michigan energy emergencyIan Vandaelle, BNN Bloomberg Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has stood out as one of the…

John Kerry: Climate Inaction is a “Mutual Suicide Pact”

He talks – yet nobody acts. Has John Kerry finally noticed that nobody cares what he says about climate change?