Scientist Smacks Down Al Gore's Claim That Harvey Brought '500,000 year rains'

From The Daily Caller Michael Bastasch 4:08 PM 09/18/2017 Former President Al Gore said Monday that Hurricane Harvey brought once in 500,000 year rainfall to parts of Texas, only to be questioned by scientists challenging his data. “Within the last two weeks we have had two more record-breaking, climate-connected storms,” Gore said at an World…

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Roger Pielke Jr.: "The Hurricane Lull Couldn’t Last"

Guest post by David Middleton Common sense from Roger Pielke Jr… COMMENTARY The Hurricane Lull Couldn’t Last The U.S. hadn’t been hit by a Category 3 or stronger storm since Katrina in 2005. We were overdue. By Roger Pielke Jr. Aug. 31, 2017 7:09 p.m. ET Activists, journalists and scientists have pounced on the still-unfolding…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #282

The Week That Was: 2017-08-26 (August 26, 2017) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project ################################################### Quote of the Week. “The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear…