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 National Publics related to religiousity.  Cultural attitudes inappropriately push climate policy.  Introduction Post one of this series demonstrated a strong correlation across nations between religiosity,…

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 / certain global climate catastrophe: Post 1 of 3. Introduction The main narrative of catastrophic climate-change culture (CCCC) contradicts mainstream (and skeptical) science. Yet widespread…

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 seen before’: police step up bushfire investigations Our coverage of the bushfire crisis is free for all readers. Please consider supporting our journalism with a subscription. By Sally Rawsthorne…

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 Cruise in September.~cr From Mark Steyn online. Joining me for the discussion were three people at the forefront of pushing back against Michael E Mann…

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 hurt this purely politically contrived, monumentally costly and globally meaningless state “fight”. “The state’s electric grid was experiencing rapid and unprecedented changes even before Pacific…

The Real Climate Debate

Reposted from the Cliff Mass Weather and Climate Blog The real climate debate is not between “believers” and “deniers”. And not between Republicans and Democrats. The real debate is certainly not over whether global warming, spurred by increasing greenhouse gases, is a serious problem that must be addressed.  Both sides of the real climate debate…

There are three types of climate change denier, and most of us are at least one

From The Conversation Last week, amid the cacophony of reactions to Greta Thunberg’s appearance before the United Nations Climate Action Summit, a group of self-proclaimed “prominent scientists” sent a registered letter to UN Secretary-General António Guterres. The letter, headed “There is no climate emergency”, urged Guterres to follow: …a climate policy based on sound science,…

Global Climate Intelligence Group founded

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley The Global Climate Intelligence Group, whose objective is to put the science back into climate science, comprises scientists, professionals and researchers from many nations, has already attracted some 500 signatures for what began life scant weeks ago as the European Climate Declaration. The group, and the declaration, are the brainchild…

Climate Change: What’s the Worst Case?

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on August 22, 2019 by curryja | by Judith Curry My new manuscript is now available. A link to my new paper ‘Climate Change: What’s the Worst Case?’ is provided here [worst case paper final (1)] A few words on the intended audience and motivation for writing…