Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #384

The Week That Was: 2019-11-02 (November 2, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “Climatology is becoming an increasingly dubious science, serving a political project… the policy cart is leading the scientific horse.” – Judith Curry, City Journal, Winter 2019. Number of the Week: 30…

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Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #383

The Week That Was: 2019-10-26 (October 26, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week – “Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.”— George Bernard Shaw [H/t William Readdy] Number of the Week: $11.69 billion up 31% THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President,…

EU Official: “we can’t make any progress on climate change until Brexit is resolved”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Brexit is distracting appointed EU officials from dictating climate policy to democratically elected nation state governments. Brexit Is Delaying Global Action To Fight Climate Change  Dave KeatingOct 20, 2019, 08:24am In June, European prime ministers meeting in Brussels were unable to agree on an EU proposal to completely decarbonize by 2050. …

Epidemiology, Diet Soda and Climate Science

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen – 6 October 2019 “Epidemiology is the study and analysis of the distribution (who, when, and where), patterns and determinants of health and disease conditions in defined populations. “ “It is the cornerstone of public health, and shapes policy decisions and evidence-based practice by identifying risk factors for disease and…

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The Dim-Bulb Tide of Climate Crisis Alarmism

Guest ridiculing of science “journalism” by David Middleton The blood-red photos accompanying this screed of climate crisis wailing reminded me of the classic Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea episode… In Irwin Allen’s TV adaptation of RCP8.5, the Van Allen Radiation Belt had ignited the atmosphere . This was also the basis of the…

New Yorker: We Can’t Prevent the Climate Apocalypse

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to New Yorker Magazine we need to stop denying the inevitable imminent end of the world. What If We Stopped Pretending?The climate apocalypse is coming. To prepare for it, we need to admit that we can’t prevent it.By Jonathan FranzenSeptember 8, 2019 “There is infinite hope,” Kafka tells us, “only not…

Extinction Rebellion co-founder reveals she was inspired to begin the climate change protest movement after taking ‘psychedelic medicines’

From the Daily Mail Extinction Rebellion co-founder reveals she was inspired to begin the climate change protest movement after taking ‘psychedelic medicines’ as group shuts down central Manchester Gail Bradbrook, 47, said she ‘prayed in a deep way’ while taking substances She told BBC Inside Out West that her prayer was answered within a month…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #374

The Week That Was: 2019-08-31 (August 31, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: What I cannot create, I do not understand. – Richard Feynman Number of the Week: 6,000 times more accuracy needed! THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy Project…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #373

The Week That Was: 2019-08-24 (August 24, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.” ― Richard P. Feynman Number of the Week: 116 Stations THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President,…