If Sir David King is scared about global warming, we needn’t worry

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley Sociologists have invented one or two useful concepts. One is the “negative reference group” – a nonempty set of people to whose advice anyone with half a brain will listen most carefully because one can be sure it is right to do the diametric opposite. Sir David King, the former…

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A philospher’s reflections on AGW denial

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on September 11, 2019 by curryja | by Dr. Paul Viminitz Of the things I care most about, AGW is near the bottom. But because, as George W. Bush put it, either you’re with us or you’re against them, I think I’d rather be interestingly wrong than…

The Gestalt of Heat Waves

guest post by Clyde Spencer Abstract Tmax and Tmin time-series are examined to look for historical, empirical evidence to support the claim that heat waves will become more frequent, of longer duration, and with higher temperatures than in the past. The two primary parameters examined are the coefficient of variation and the difference between Tmax…

A Teacher-Friendly Guide to Climate Alarmism.

Guest post by John Shewchuk In 2017 the “The Teacher-Friendly Guide to Climate Change” was created and continues to be distributed in our public high schools. It was produced by the Paleontological Research Institution through funding by the National Science Foundation. List price is $25, but it can be freely downloaded here > https://priweb.org/index.php/pubs-special/pubs-spec-5813-detail This…

The climate ugliness of Generation Moronic

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley “Generation Atomic” is yet another NGO (i.e., me-too Communist front group), this time comprising boffins keen on nuclear power and even keener on pretending there is a “climate emergency” so that they can promote their favorite method of generation as the golden path to deWesternization “decarbonisation”. John Shanahan, a member…

From The B-School: A Plan To Win The Millennials’ War On Carbon

Guest post by Timothy Nerenz, Ph.D. Earlier this year, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez announced the Green New Deal (GND), a public policy initiative whose central goal is de-carbonize the U.S economy in 12 years. She described GND as her millennial generation’s “World War II” and dismissed the question of how to pay for it with the…

Fraud, breach of right of privacy and libel by Nature Communications @NatureComms

Elisa de Ranieri, editor-in-chief, Nature Communications, David Gevaux, chief “physical-sciences” editor, Fiona Gillespie, managing editor, Jasper Franke, associate editor, “Earth team”, Alexander Michael Petersen, asst. professor, engineering, Emmanuel M. Vincent, “climate communications”, Anthony LeRoy Westerling 15 August 2019 Mesdames, gentlemen, Fraud, breach of right of privacy and libel by Nature Communications My attention has been drawn to a purported “peer-reviewed” “research”…

Modern Transportation – A Miracle under Attack By Climate Zealots

Guest essay by Steve Goreham Modern transportation is amazing. Each day, millions of people fly, drive, or are transported across our world for business, pleasure, or to see distant family members. These trips, which are powered by petroleum-based fuels, were all but impossible a century ago. But today, many of our leaders call for elimination…

Democratic Party wrongheaded climate alarmism – time to revisit “The stupid party”

Guest essay by Larry Hamlin The so-called “debates” of the Democratic Party Presidential hopefuls have allowed these individuals to display their extraordinary lack of knowledge and colossal ignorance of the world’s energy, emissions and climate realities. The global energy, emissions and climate alarmist deceptive and dishonest propaganda claims this Presidential election cycle compared to the…