After the “catastrophe signal’ – When science entered the policy greenhouse

Guest essay by Bernie Lewin A new book on the origins of the global warming movement tells how the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was first pressed into policy based evidence making. It was a single line in one report that read: The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate. These…

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Now available on Amazon: 'Climate Change: The Facts 2017'

Climate Change: The Facts 2017 contains 22 essays by internationally-renowned experts and commentators, including Dr Bjorn Lomborg, Dr Matt Ridley, Professor Peter Ridd, Dr Willie Soon, Dr Ian Plimer, Dr Roy Spencer, and literary giant Clive James. Anthony Watts also has a chapter. The volume is edited by Dr Jennifer Marohasy, Senior Fellow at the Institute…

New book holds the EPA's feet to the fire

by Charles G. Battig Steve Milloy is one persistent gentleman. Combining his legal and statistics education, he has spent most of his years ferreting out the false use of statistical techniques in the field of epidemiology. He continues the same quest in his latest book “Scare Pollution: Why and How to Fix the EPA” (2016)…

BOOK REVIEW: “Polar Bear Facts and Myths – A Science Summary for All Ages” by Susan Crockford

Book Review by Kip Hansen Susan Crockford, the “Bones”1 of the zoology world, is a partner in Pacific Identifications, Inc., whose homepage proudly declares “We identify animal bones”.   She is a world-renowned expert in the identification and analysis of animal bone recovered from archaeological sites and animal digestive tracts, among other things. She is also…

25 Myths That Are Destroying The Environment

What Many Environmentalists Believe And Why They Are Wrong By Daniel B. Botkin For decades, environmental scientist and conservationist Daniel Botkin has studied the world around us. He has traveled the globe observing nature and the human impact on the environment, and now he has collected his keen observations in this accessible and informative book.…

The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels

Review and Summary of “The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels” By Andy May The best-selling book The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels was first published November 27, 2014 by Penguin. The author, Alex Epstein, took a BA in Philosophy from Duke University in 2002. He is the President of the Center for Industrial Progress, a…

A "Free" Book Giveaway!

Guest essay by Jim Steele Anthony’s blog has been a tremendous resource that has given skeptics from around the globe a voice in a politicized world that has tried to suppress scientific climate debate. This is my humble token of appreciation. I am giving away 30 copies of my book “Landscapes and Cycles: An Environmentalist’s…

Mann's Climate Madhouse Effect

From Mike Mann’s Facebook page: Cover of my new book w/ Tom Toles due out in September, “The ‪#‎MadHouseEffect‬: How Climate Change Denial is Threatening our Planet, Destroying our Politics, and Driving us Crazy” I’d say when it comes to being driven crazy, it’s too late for Dr. Mann, because Barack O’Bama says: It’s the heat, not…