Biden’s oil & gas leasing ban ruled unlawful by federal judge

Guest “What took so long?” by David Middleton Biden’s oil lease ban lifted by federal judgeBy JENNIFER A. DLOUHY AND ROBERT BURNSON on 6/16/2021 WASHINGTON (Bloomberg) –A federal judge lifted…

Today in climate history: June 10th, 1783

The climatic effects of the Laki eruption are impressive. In the eastern United States, the winter average temperature was 4.8 degrees C below the 225 year average. The estimate for…

A study shows the unexpected effect of black holes beyond their own galaxies

These results suggest, then, that there is a particular coupling between the black holes and their galaxies, by which they can expel matter to great distances from the galactic centres,…

@thenorthface Gets a ‘pie in the face’ for virtue signaling without understanding their own products

The North Face Rejects Making Clothing for an Oil and Gas Company, Is Clueless Concerning the Source of Their Products In the news today is a hilarious case of lack…

The Forest Prime-Evil

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach There’s a new study out claiming that tropical forests are losing their ability to sequester carbon dioxide. Bad forest, no cookies for you! The study…

Oreskes and the climate gang penned a smear in Scientific American @sciam refuses to print response by Koonin

Foreword: I was sent this by email, apparently “Scientific American” doesn’t believe in fairness. I stopped subscribing to SciAm years ago because they’ve turned into a socialist cesspool of opinion,…

Net Zero Carbon? BOTH Major Aussie Parties Back Gas

Both parties support gas? In yet another blow for Biden’s global climate ambitions, voter and union pressure on the opposition Australian Labor Party to support well paid mining jobs appears…

Scientific American steps in it

By Andy May The left-wing Scientific American published a so-called review of Steven Koonin’s new book, Unsettled, by a number of prominent left-wing scientists. The article is headed by the…

Anthony on LiveStream – ‘What Climate Emergency?’

As you may know, I’ve been invited to speak at ICCC-14. From press release: As The Heartland Institute is getting ready for our big climate conference in Las Vegas October…

Simplified climate modelling. Part 1: The role of CO2 in paleoclimate

The interdependency between CO2 and Earth’s climate is clearly crystallized. Either direction in the temperature relationship – CO2 or temperature in the driver’s seat – is quantified by simple means.…

Ocean Temperature Limit – Corrections and Part 4

Current climate models parameterise clouds and atmospheric water is treated as a “Greenhouse Gas” when it exists in the atmosphere as gas, liquid and solid. The solid phase is a…

The Radiation Fight

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach OK, folks, for everyone who wanted to put forth your favorite theory about how downwelling radiation from the atmosphere is a fantasy, or how a…

One-third of Americans unwilling to spend $1 to fight climate change

This latest poll suggests that 56% would not want to pay more than $20 a month. By contrast, only 1% would pay $1000 a month; indeed only the wealthiest could…

Guardian: We Must Abandon “Speciesism”, Putting Humans First, to Stop Climate Change

According to Guardian author Peter Sutoris, we need to rediscover the environmental connectedness of indigenous peoples, though we might get to keep some of our tech toys.

The Union of Concerned Scientists tries to “cancel” Steve Koonin

By Andy May I’ve written about the far left-wing Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) and their anti-democratic attempts to suppress free-speech and free-thought before (see here). There are more details…

CO2 Cyclone Doomsday Flat Out Refuted: 170 Years “Absolutely No Trend” In Hurricane Intensity/Frequency

Clearly arguing with alarmists on this subject is a waste of time. The data are in and the results are pretty clear: CO2 is not driving much of anything, let…

Elon Musk Demands a Carbon Tax

Buys Bitcoin, bans bitcoin for Tesla purchases because of the Carbon Footprint, praises Dogecoin, calls for a Carbon tax.

A Review of Temperature Reconstructions

By Andy May This is an update to a 2016 post; the original post is here. We often hear that the planet is warming faster than ever before, or at…

Japan Joins The Lemmings

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach From the Spectator: Japan has just raised its target for reducing carbon emissions from 26 per cent to 46 per cent (by 2030 from 2013…

Bubbles with Titanium Trigger Titanic Explosions

The heat from this cataclysmic event produces a shock wave – similar to a sonic boom from a supersonic jet – that races outwards through the rest of the doomed…

Mexico Asks for US Work Visas in Exchange for Climate Action

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has a neat idea by which the USA could solve climate change and illegal immigration with one policy initiative.

Andrew Bolt on Biden’s Climate Summit

Mr Bolt said Biden’s recent climate summit was a “disgraceful farce”. “I am just gobsmacked that Biden … insulted the intelligence of 39 other world leaders — including our Prime…

John Kerry, Biden’s ‘climate czar’ admits U.S. carbon dioxide emission cuts are pointless

Caught on video: John Kerry admitted U.S. CO2 emissions cuts are pointless at Joe Biden’s #LeadersClimateSummit. Watch the video: h/t to Steve Milloy. He also said essentially the same thing…

Where Is The “Climate Emergency”?

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach I listed some of the following in my previous post, and a commenter said they were important enough to deserve a post on their own…