Highlights from Marc Morano’s interview with Benji Backer

Marc Morano sat down with Benji Backer to discuss the climate issues of the day. Here are the highlights from that interview.

Epstein Vs. Dessler: Should America Rapidly Eliminate Fossil Fuel Use to Prevent Climate Catastrophe.

A debate at The Steamboat Institute Energy and Climate Summit, The Nexus of U.S. Energy Policy, Climate Science, Freedom and Prosperity featuring Alex Epstein, author of the New York Times…

Why Blaming Recent Warming on Humans is Largely a Matter of Faith

This is a pervasive, quasi-religious assumption of the Earth science community for as long as I can remember.

Attributing global warming to humans

The featured cartoon is by Josh, who graciously gave me permission to use it, his website is here. This cartoon is in Josh’s 2022 calendar, I think he still has…

New Study: ‘On the Basis of Observational Data, the Climate Crisis…is Not Evident Yet’

None of these response indicators show a clear positive trend of extreme events. In conclusion on the basis of observational data, the climate crisis that, according to many sources, we…

Interview: Climate Change – A Different Perspective with Judith Curry: Part II

If I’m right about natural variability having sort of a cooling effect in the coming decades, this will be the one piece of evidence that people will have to pay…

Benny Peiser: “We are Entering a New Phase in the Climate Debate”

Benny Peiser, director of the Global Warming Policy Foundation, gave a talk for the Irish Climate Science Forum and CLINTEL. His online presentation was titled: After COP26, with a looming energy crisis, is…

Marc Morano Takes on Climate Alarmist Reporter at ICCC-14

Marc Morano responds to climate-alarmist reporter’s attacks at recent 14th Annual International Conference on Climate Change

Cancel culture in climate change

A microcosm on the ‘morality’ of cancel culture: the aborted conference on ‘Global Warming: Mitigation Strategies’, hosted by the Italian scientific academy the Lincei.

Climate Change in 15 Minutes

This perspective has placed me at odds with the activist branch of the climate science community, who regard my perspective as inconvenient.  The academic political pressures from activist scientists and…

Covid and Climate: A Tale of Two Hysterias Part 2

Perhaps the last word lies best with the towering American essayist H. L. Mencken, who wrote that “The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and…

Presentation by Ross McKitrick: is a worst case scenario (of Climate Change) really bad?

With uncertain climate effects, very costly abatement policies (applies both for Kyoto and Paris), overestimation of both the CO2 and temperature trends, low to zero estimates for the Social Cost…

Climate Reflections

Many here at WUWT may have, as I previously did, thought that a ‘scientific’ rebuttal sufficed against warmunists (see footnote 22 to essay Climatastrososphistry in ebook Blowing Smoke for the…

The vice that is virtue-signaling

One of the reasons why rabbis and priests have generally, and creditably, stood firm against totalitarianism – often at the cost of their lives – is that those who would…

Interview: Climate Change – A Different Perspective with Judith Curry

The real issue is the magnitude of man-made warming relative to the whole host of other things that go on in the natural climate system. And then the bigger issue…

Changing Climate Debate History

By Andy May While researching my next book, I found a bit of interesting deception on the Intelligence Squared web site. This is the organization that hosted the famous March…

The blame game

An essay on how attempting to identify blame for complex societal problems can get in the way of finding solutions to these problems. What the climate ‘blame game’ can learn…

CAGW failed ‘Predictions’

This post incorporates by reference (not by links [lazy me], just by key WUWT search words or other occasional generic mentions) many previous WUWT guest posts plus other writings that…

Restoring Scientific Debate on Climate

Guest essay by Jim Steele The political genius of Abraham Lincoln’s efforts to unify the country during America’s most divisive time has been attributed to assembling a “team of rivals”.…

Culturally-determined response to climate change: Part III

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on May 16, 2020 by curryja by Andy West Climate change affirmative responses to all survey questions are culturally determined, and across…

Can religiosity predict cultural climate beliefs?

From Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on April 17, 2020 by curryja by Andy West Probing the relationship between religiosity globally, and cultural beliefs in the narrative of imminent…

Were the Aussie “Climate Change” Bushfires Ignited by Arson?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t JoNova, and thanks to Eric Elsam – Duelling headlines; How much did arson contribute to this year’s deadly bushfire season? ‘Like nothing we’ve ever…

Apocalypse Deferred

This discussion with Mark Steyn is the only time Steve McIntyre, Ross McKitrick, and Anthony Watts have appeared together on stage.  It occurred while on the Alaskan Mark Steyn Club…

California NOT “fighting climate change”, climate change NOT driving wildfires – claims are propaganda

Guest essay by Larry Hamlin The L A Times is at it again making completely idiotic claims that California is “fighting climate change” and alleging that wildfires and blackouts will…