Weather pattern changes over Greenland may account for melting, storms in Europe

From the UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD and the “weather, not climate department” comes this paper that basically says it has discovered the Greenland Block all over again. See image below, which isn’t…

Uh, oh. New study shows Earth's internal heat drives rapid ice flow and subglacial melting in Greenland

Distant history of the North Atlantic region contributes to the present-day ice loss From the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences To understand Greenland’s ice of today researchers have to go…

New cause of exceptional Greenland melt in July 2012 revealed

From YORK UNIVERSITY and the “weather, not climate” department comes this study that adds to a previous study that suggests the Greenland surface “instamelt” of July 2012 was a short-term event…

Another alarmist pillar collapses – Greenland melting due to old soot feedback loops and albedo change – not AGW

From the EARTH INSTITUTE AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY and the “we told you so time and again at WUWT” department comes this study which not only explains the “insta-melt” in the…

Study: Greenland ice sheet moving slower now than in the last 9000 years

From the UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN and the “must add a global warming caveat to prevent backlash” department: Scientists map movement of Greenland Ice during past 9,000 years Scientists have…

Yet another prediction of doom over Greenland ice melt and the AMOC that we can ignore

From the “fresh melt water will disrupt the planet” department, except that this ongoing alarm has already been debunked by NASA, see: NASA refutes Mann and Rahmstorf – Finds Atlantic ‘Conveyor…

Debunking the "Vikings weren't victims of climate" myth

Guest essay by F.J. Shepherd Norse Medieval Greenland and Historical Realities Some people have claimed that Greenland was no warmer 1,000 years ago than it is today. In fact, some have…

Claim: Greenland ice sheet melts more when it's cloudy

From KU Leuven and the “department of annoying back-radiation” comes this claim that flies in the face of the “big melt” under “thin clouds” aka nearly clear skies back in July…

Failed claim right out of the gate: Climate change altering Greenland ice sheet & accelerating sea level rise

From the “why worry, the 99.7% of the ice is still there” department and York University comes this climate claim that has to do with a natural event in 2012,…

Greenland retained 99.7% of its ice mass in 20th Century!!!

(Featured image borrowed from http://www.clipartbest.com)   Naturally, the Real Clear Science headline actually read… Greenland Lost 9 Trillion Tons of Ice in Century Which sounds even more serious than the original headline……

Lessons Learned from My Failed Greenland Prediction and NOAA’s Shifting Goalposts

  Guest Thread by Jim Steele In December 2014, I posted the essay Will Greenland Begin Accumulating Ice in 2015 and Beyond. Based on 1) my understanding of Greenland’s icecap…

Greenland ice melt due to 'global warming' found not so bad after all

From the UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH and the “note the soot on the ice in the image they included above” department: Satellites shed light on Greenland Ice Sheet response to warming…

An attempt to link climate change to moulins in Greenland

From the UNIVERSITY OF EXETER and the “don’t ignore the black soot left at the bottom after the drainage” department. Greenland’s ice sheet plumbing system revealed Pioneering new research sheds…

Claim: low solar activity will melt Greenland's ice faster

From the AGU: Sun’s activity controls Greenland temperatures WASHINGTON, D.C. – The sun’s activity could be affecting a key ocean circulation mechanism that plays an important role in regulating Greenland’s…

AMO fingered in newly discovered 200 year bipolar disorder lag

From Oregon State University and the department of “we fully understand Earth’s climate, we just need more funds” department comes this bit of a surprise. (h/t to Dr. Leif Svalgaard)…

Michael Mann and Stefan Rahmstorf claim the Gulf Stream is slowing due to Greenland ice melt, except reality says otherwise

UPDATED – see below From your “Day after Tomorrow” department (where a slowing Gulf Stream turned NYC into an icebox) comes this claim from the bowels of Mannian Science. Unfortunately,…

Cornell University's Greenland ice melt hype

From Cornell University and the Department of Inflated Headlines come this misleading claim that really should be anything new, and certainly not “groundbreaking” as they claim in this press released.…

Will Greenland Begin Accumulating Ice in 2015 and Beyond?

Guest post by Jim Steele, director emeritus Sierra Nevada Field Campus, San Francisco State University. Based on NOAA’s 2014 Arctic Report Card, the past 2 decades of ice loss in…

From #AGU14 Surprising findings in Greenland's melt dynamics – glaciers retreated rapidly between 1900 and 1930

I’m at AGU 2014, thanks to the generous assistance of readers. This is one of the presentations yesterday that caught my eye. One other thing I did notice was that…

Advances in understanding of the Greenland Ice Sheet's meltwater channels

LOS ALAMOS, N.M., Oct. 1, 2014—An international research team’s field work, drilling and measuring melt rates and ice sheet movement in Greenland is showing that things are, in fact, more…

Past temperature in Greenland adjusted to fit new theory

From the University of Copenhagen – Niels Bohr Institute (BTW, the phrase “Past temperature in Greenland adjusted” in the headline is their choice of words, not mine.) One of the…

Lying with Statistics: The National Climate Assessment Falsely Hypes Ice Loss in Greenland and Antarctica

by E. Calvin Beisner and J.C. Keister How fast are Greenland and Antarctica losing ice? If you trust the National Climate Assessment (NCA), you’ll think, “Very fast!” And that’s intentional.…

Study: the Greenland ice sheet collapsed 400,000 years ago

From Oregon State University Study links Greenland ice sheet collapse, sea level rise 400,000 years ago CORVALLIS, Ore. – A new study suggests that a warming period more than 400,000…

Study: Greenland's July 2012 'insta-melt' was triggered by a combination of warm weather and carbon soot

WUWT readers surely remember all the media hype over this story. This was REP’s last entry on WUWT: As WUWT readers are aware, there has been a great deal of…