Did Manmade Climate Change Cause the Surfside Condo Collapse?

by Anthony R. Lupo In the middle of the night on June 24, 2021, two major sections of Champlain Towers, a 12-story residential condominium in Surfside, FL, just north of…

Sentinel-6 Sea Level Rise—A Follow Up

Since the long record differential GPS corrected (for vertical land motion) tide gauges all show about 2.2mm/year and no acceleration, both data products are useless for any SLR climate purpose.

Run Away: New analysis discusses role of managed retreat as a climate change response

“Managed retreat can be more effective in reducing risk–in ways that are socially equitable and economically efficient–if it is a proactive component of climate-driven transformations,” said Mach, an associate professor…

Claim: An acceleration of coastal overtopping around the world

[editor’s note. It’s really hard to take this press release seriously if they consider the Katrina flooding an indicator of sea level rise. Unmaintained levies break. Absolutely nothing to do…

John Stossel Pushes Back Against FB Censorship

Well, of course climate change is real! But how serious a threat it is, and whether we can do much about it with today’s technology deserves debate. Victor’s little group…

Meltwater Pulse 1A

Guest “trying not to nitpick” by David Middleton An Ancient Meltwater Pulse Raised Sea Levels by 18 MetersMeltwater pulse 1A, a period of rapid sea level rise after the last…

Claim: Antarctica is headed for a climate tipping point by 2060, with catastrophic melting if carbon emissions aren’t cut quickly

Some other researchers suggest that ice cliffs in Antarctica might not collapse as quickly as those in Greenland. But given their size and current rates of warming – far faster…

Failed Climate Predictions

I got to thinking about my now 10 years of occasionally contributed guest posts at WUWT and at Climate Etc. Lots of stuff provided over the years, ranging from NRDC…

Climate adaptation follies. Part II: scenarios of future sea level rise

Global sea level rise projections provide a basis for projecting local sea level rise, such as for the New Jersey coast. The analysis in this section places the projections provided…

Climate adaptation follies. Part I: The New Jersey challenge

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on March 7, 2021 by curryja |  by Judith Curry New Jersey has a sea level rise problem.  How should this be managed? New Jersey’s peninsular…

The Conversation: How do we Protect Venice from Flooding and Sea Level Rise?

According to The Conversation, if we don’t take urgent action, climate change could cause flooding to occur in the ancient Italian city of Venice.

Prince William’s personal warning on ‘drastic’ effects of climate change

Prince William demonstrating Prince Charles and Prince Harry are not the only woke British Royal Climate Change Hardliners.

Study: 1970s Dam Construction Paused Global Warming Sea Level Rise

A JPL led study has suggested construction of water reservoirs in the 1970s held back so much water from running into the sea it paused sea level rise.

Pacific Islands must stop relying on foreign aid to adapt to climate change, because the money won’t last

The storm of climate change is approaching the Pacific Islands. Its likely impact has been hugely amplified by decades of global inertia and the islands’ growing dependency on developed countries.

Satellite survey shows California’s sinking coastal hotspots

A majority of the world population lives on low lying lands near the sea, some of which are predicted to submerge by the end of the 21st century due to…

Mississippi Delta marshes in a state of irreversible collapse, Tulane study shows

Tulane University Given the present-day rate of global sea-level rise, remaining marshes in the Mississippi Delta are likely to drown, according to a new Tulane University study. A key finding…

Modern sea-level rise linked to human activities, Rutgers research reaffirms

Surprising glacial and nearly ice-free periods in last 66 million years Rutgers University New research by Rutgers scientists reaffirms that modern sea-level rise is linked to human activities and not…

Bill Gates: $43M beachfront estate: Proof he’s a WUWT fan?

Guest “climate hypocrisy?” post by David Middleton CELEBRITY REAL ESTATEBill and Melinda Gates Purchase $43M Luxury Beach House in Del Mar, CABy Becky Bracken | Apr 23, 2020 The billionaire…

New research first to relate Antarctic sea ice melt to weather change in tropics

Diminishing sea ice translates to warmer ocean, more rain, and stronger trade winds University of California – San Diego Arctic and Antarctic ice loss will account for about one-fifth of…

Climate “crisis” to eradicate world’s beaches by 2100

Guest “Son of a beach!” by David Middleton Gregory Wrightstone linked to the Fox News version of this article on his LinkedIn page, the comments from fellow geologists were fracking…

Catching the Alarmists in a Baldfaced Sea Level Lie

Guest “catching them lying through their teeth” by David Middleton Unprecedented and Worrying Rise in Sea Levels Poses Serious Threat to Coastal Cities TOPICS:Climate Change, Environment, Oceanography, Simon Fraser University…

What Can You See, Indicating Sea Levels are Rising?

Reposted from Jennifer Marohasy’s Blog December 28, 2019 By jennifer 3 Many Australians are fearful of catastrophic human-caused climate change because this is what the state-sponsored propaganda on the Australian…

3 degrees C?

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on December 23, 2019 by curryja | by Judith Curry Is 3 C warming over the 21st century now the ‘best estimate’? …

Why we love scary news stories, just as children like candy

Reposted from the Fabius Maximus site By Larry Kummer, Editor / 6 Comments / 6 November 2019 Summary: A new chapter has begun in the climate wars. The reason why…