Posted: 2020-08-08 09:00:00
With the US presidential elections less than 90 days away, US energy policy – which includes government regulations dealing with climate change – has emerged as one of the core issues....
Posted: 2020-08-08 05:00:00
According to a new study, children are so upset by climate change they don't enjoy contact with nature. The study authors advocate more research into helping children cope with climate chang...
Revisiting the global hydrological cycle: is ...

Revisiting the global hydrological cycle: is it intensifying?


As a result of technological advances in monitoring atmosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere and biosphere, as well as in data management and processing, several databases have become freely avai...
Posted: 2020-08-08 01:00:00
Revisiting the global hydrological cycle: is it intensifying?
As a result of technological advances in monitoring atmosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere and biosphere, as well as in data management and processing, several databases have become freely avai...
Predicting drought in the American West just ...

Predicting drought in the American West just got more difficult


People hoping to get a handle on future droughts in the American West are in for a disappointment, as new USC-led research spanning centuries shows El Niño cycles are an unreliable predicto...
Posted: 2020-08-08 09:00:00
Predicting drought in the American West just got more difficult
People hoping to get a handle on future droughts in the American West are in for a disappointment, as new USC-led research spanning centuries shows El Niño cycles are an unreliable predicto...
Is the EU’s 30% climate budget greenwashing...

Is the EU’s 30% climate budget greenwashing?


“We must go further. We must strive for more,” she said during her candidate speech at the European Parliament. “I want Europe to become the first climate-neutral continent in the worl...
Posted: 2020-08-08 05:00:00
Is the EU’s 30% climate budget greenwashing?
“We must go further. We must strive for more,” she said during her candidate speech at the European Parliament. “I want Europe to become the first climate-neutral continent in the worl...

Posted: 2020-08-08 01:00:00
Green energy is not economically viable. When government life support is removed green energy investment collapses. But according to a new study, a green Covid-19 stimulus package would deli...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:00
Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes fosteri) populations in 2019 were found to have grown by up to 10% since 2009 – to as many as 282,150 breeding pairs (up from about 256,500) out of a total pop...
Podcast: Biden’s Fantasy Land Climate-Energ...

Podcast: Biden’s Fantasy Land Climate-Energy plan would harm America


Joe Biden’s energy plan calls for outlawing reliable fossil fuel electricity and mandating unreliable solar and wind electricity. This will not stop CO2 emissions from rising but it will h...
Posted: 2020-08-07 05:00:00
Podcast: Biden’s Fantasy Land Climate-Energy plan would harm America
Joe Biden’s energy plan calls for outlawing reliable fossil fuel electricity and mandating unreliable solar and wind electricity. This will not stop CO2 emissions from rising but it will h...
Kamala Harris, Ocasio-Cortez Push For Climate...

Kamala Harris, Ocasio-Cortez Push For Climate Bills To Be Scored Based On How Much They Impact Black People


Sen. Kamala Harris of California and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York are teaming up on a proposal requiring lawmakers who introduce climate bills to consider the impact such legisl...
Posted: 2020-08-07 03:30:00
Kamala Harris, Ocasio-Cortez Push For Climate Bills To Be Scored Based On How Much They Impact Black People
Sen. Kamala Harris of California and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York are teaming up on a proposal requiring lawmakers who introduce climate bills to consider the impact such legisl...
Scientists identify missing source of atmosph...

Scientists identify missing source of atmospheric carbonyl sulfide


Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) report that anthropogenic sources of carbonyl sulfide (OCS), not just oceanic sources, account for much of the missing source of OCS...
Posted: 2020-08-07 01:00:00
Scientists identify missing source of atmospheric carbonyl sulfide
Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) report that anthropogenic sources of carbonyl sulfide (OCS), not just oceanic sources, account for much of the missing source of OCS...

Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:00
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched legal proceedings against Sumo Power, accusing them of enticing domestic customers into heavily discounted energy supply contr...
Posted: 2020-08-07 05:00:00
A new study has been published which suggests some common cold strains have enough in common with Covid-19 that infection with those common cold strains can train your body to fight off Covi...
Coronavirus accelerates the trend of declinin...

Coronavirus accelerates the trend of declining US transit ridership


Buses, trains, streetcars, and ferry boats transport more than 27 million people each day in the United States. But U.S. public transit ridership has been declining for the last five years, ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 01:00:00
Coronavirus accelerates the trend of declining US transit ridership
Buses, trains, streetcars, and ferry boats transport more than 27 million people each day in the United States. But U.S. public transit ridership has been declining for the last five years, ...
The Covid Lockdown and U.S. Stock Markets –...

The Covid Lockdown and U.S. Stock Markets – August Update


Stock markets took an initial heavy hit back in March when the governments of the world issued edicts shutting down the economies of entire nations.  Investors were scared silly.  . . . ....
Posted: 2020-08-06 09:00:00
The Covid Lockdown and U.S. Stock Markets – August Update
Stock markets took an initial heavy hit back in March when the governments of the world issued edicts shutting down the economies of entire nations.  Investors were scared silly.  . . . ....
NOAA claims: “Extremely active” hurricane...

NOAA claims: “Extremely active” hurricane season possible for Atlantic Basin


Atmospheric and oceanic conditions are primed to fuel storm development in the Atlantic, leading to what could be an “extremely active” season, according to forecasters with NOAA’s Cli...
Posted: 2020-08-06 05:00:20
NOAA claims: “Extremely active” hurricane season possible for Atlantic Basin
Atmospheric and oceanic conditions are primed to fuel storm development in the Atlantic, leading to what could be an “extremely active” season, according to forecasters with NOAA’s Cli...

Posted: 2020-08-06 05:00:00
In case you have not been patronised enough by climate activists, never fear, there is plenty more where that came from....
Posted: 2020-08-06 01:00:00
The changes in the environment and biodiversity brought on by climate change could be responsible for increases in allergies, autoimmune diseases and autism, according to a Rutgers researche...
A brief tale of wind and steam...

A brief tale of wind and steam


About a year ago I read in a Dutch national newspaper an article which elaborately and somewhat aggressively argued that if you had the choice between, say, a 1000MW gas-fired power plant an...
Posted: 2020-08-06 09:00:00
A brief tale of wind and steam
About a year ago I read in a Dutch national newspaper an article which elaborately and somewhat aggressively argued that if you had the choice between, say, a 1000MW gas-fired power plant an...
The Final Years of Majuro—Are a Long Way Of...

The Final Years of Majuro—Are a Long Way Off


Refuting climate alarmists’ counterfactual claims is like playing whack-a-mole. Smack this one here, and ten others pop up there, and there, and there, and …....
Posted: 2020-08-06 05:00:00
The Final Years of Majuro—Are a Long Way Off
Refuting climate alarmists’ counterfactual claims is like playing whack-a-mole. Smack this one here, and ten others pop up there, and there, and there, and …....
“Science Made Stupid” – Carbon Dioxide ...

“Science Made Stupid” – Carbon Dioxide & Bird Nest Edition


Posted: 2020-08-06 01:00:00
“Science Made Stupid” – Carbon Dioxide & Bird Nest Edition

Posted: 2020-08-05 09:00:00
China is not having a good year. Following China's largely self inflicted Covid-19 disaster, and months of extreme rain pushing floodwaters against the structurally questionable Three Gorges...
Posted: 2020-08-05 05:00:00
Many of the fields of Science practiced today seems to have veered off into some kind of Alternative Universe – some kind of “Science from a far and very different and strange Galaxy”,...
U.S. Navy Weather and Ocean Prediction: A Con...

U.S. Navy Weather and Ocean Prediction: A Conversation with Rear Admiral John Okon


The U.S. Navy plays a huge role in global environmental monitoring and prediction, ranging from taking observations in the world's oceans and monitoring Arctic sea ice, to running highly sop...
Posted: 2020-08-05 01:00:00
U.S. Navy Weather and Ocean Prediction: A Conversation with Rear Admiral John Okon
The U.S. Navy plays a huge role in global environmental monitoring and prediction, ranging from taking observations in the world's oceans and monitoring Arctic sea ice, to running highly sop...
Watching CO2 feed the world...

Watching CO2 feed the world


Watching a child grow is seeing carbon dioxide in action. Plants turn CO2 into the food we eat to live and grow on. “You can’t live on air” is a common saying but that is just what we ...
Posted: 2020-08-05 09:00:00
Watching CO2 feed the world
Watching a child grow is seeing carbon dioxide in action. Plants turn CO2 into the food we eat to live and grow on. “You can’t live on air” is a common saying but that is just what we ...
In a warming world, New England’s trees are...

In a warming world, New England’s trees are storing more carbon


Climate change has increased the productivity of forests, according to a new study that synthesizes hundreds of thousands of carbon observations collected over the last quarter century at th...
Posted: 2020-08-05 05:00:00
In a warming world, New England’s trees are storing more carbon
Climate change has increased the productivity of forests, according to a new study that synthesizes hundreds of thousands of carbon observations collected over the last quarter century at th...

Posted: 2020-08-05 01:00:00
Lord John Randall is a person of significance in the British Conservative political scene. When current British Prime Minister Boris Johnson re-entered national parliamentary politics in 201...
Posted: 2020-08-04 09:00:00
Guest “have rock hammer, will travel” by David Middleton Early Mars was covered in ice sheets, not flowing rivers SCIENCE, HEALTH & TECHNOLOGY Aug 3, 2020    |   F...
“World War Zero”: Former Republican Gover...

“World War Zero”: Former Republican Governors Demand Action on Climate Change


Posted: 2020-08-04 05:00:00
“World War Zero”: Former Republican Governors Demand Action on Climate Change
NPR: “Mounting Evidence” Suggests #COVID1...

NPR: “Mounting Evidence” Suggests #COVID19 Not As Deadly as Thought.


An NPR report suggests the global response to COVID-19 may have been based on a flawed assumption about the volatility of COVID19. We already know that the model used to initially predict ...
Posted: 2020-08-04 03:31:55
NPR: “Mounting Evidence” Suggests #COVID19 Not As Deadly as Thought.
An NPR report suggests the global response to COVID-19 may have been based on a flawed assumption about the volatility of COVID19. We already know that the model used to initially predict ...
The Dirty Secrets of “Clean” Electric Veh...

The Dirty Secrets of “Clean” Electric Vehicles


The widespread view that fossil fuels are “dirty” and renewables such as wind and solar energy and electric vehicles are “clean” has become a fixture of mainstream media and policy a...
Posted: 2020-08-04 01:00:00
The Dirty Secrets of “Clean” Electric Vehicles
The widespread view that fossil fuels are “dirty” and renewables such as wind and solar energy and electric vehicles are “clean” has become a fixture of mainstream media and policy a...

Posted: 2020-08-04 09:00:00
The Version 6.0 global average lower tropospheric temperature (LT) anomaly for July, 2020 was +0.44 deg. C, essentially unchanged from the June, 2020 value of +0.43 deg. C....
Posted: 2020-08-04 05:00:00
How Climate Change Panic Costs Us Trillions...
About Those ‘Green Energy’ Unicorns…...

About Those ‘Green Energy’ Unicorns…


You think those baby unicorns grow on trees? Better think again. "Green" energy, in fact, comes with a very high price tag. as this report from the Manhattan Institute makes clear:...
Posted: 2020-08-04 01:00:00
About Those ‘Green Energy’ Unicorns…
You think those baby unicorns grow on trees? Better think again. "Green" energy, in fact, comes with a very high price tag. as this report from the Manhattan Institute makes clear:...
“An obstacle to electoral success”: Aussi...

“An obstacle to electoral success”: Aussie Left Feuding Over Climate Policy


Posted: 2020-08-03 09:00:00
“An obstacle to electoral success”: Aussie Left Feuding Over Climate Policy
Study: Ancient Volcanic Cooling Caused Wine P...

Study: Ancient Volcanic Cooling Caused Wine Producing Towns in the Negev Desert to be Abandoned


According to an Israeli study, an abrupt volcanic cooling event which started around 541AD, the outbreak of the Justinian Plague, led to wine growing regions in the Negev Desert being abando...
Posted: 2020-08-03 05:00:00
Study: Ancient Volcanic Cooling Caused Wine Producing Towns in the Negev Desert to be Abandoned
According to an Israeli study, an abrupt volcanic cooling event which started around 541AD, the outbreak of the Justinian Plague, led to wine growing regions in the Negev Desert being abando...

Posted: 2020-08-03 01:00:00
Augusta Wilson of the Climate Science Legal Defence Fund has accused President Trump of ignoring the Covid outbreak. But Wilson has ignored a few key facts....
Posted: 2020-08-03 09:00:00
Quote of the Week: “The right to search for the truth implies also a duty; one must not conceal any part of what one has recognized to be true.” – Albert Einstein. [H/t Michael Dourson...
NASA sun data helps new model predict big sol...

NASA sun data helps new model predict big solar flares


Using data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, scientists have developed a new model that successfully predicted seven of the Sun's biggest flares from the last solar cycle, out ...
Posted: 2020-08-03 05:00:00
NASA sun data helps new model predict big solar flares
Using data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, scientists have developed a new model that successfully predicted seven of the Sun's biggest flares from the last solar cycle, out ...
Pacific Islands must stop relying on foreign ...

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 co...
Posted: 2020-08-03 01:00:00
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 co...
Flogging Unreliable Energy By Extension Cord ...

Flogging Unreliable Energy By Extension Cord To Singapore Looks Like An Outrageous Fraud


Australia has granted major project status to AU$22bn solar, storage and transmission project which intends to sell unreliable energy to Singapore by undersea cable from Darwin....
Posted: 2020-08-02 09:00:00
Flogging Unreliable Energy By Extension Cord To Singapore Looks Like An Outrageous Fraud
Australia has granted major project status to AU$22bn solar, storage and transmission project which intends to sell unreliable energy to Singapore by undersea cable from Darwin....

Posted: 2020-08-02 05:00:00
Cambria Automobiles chief executive Mark Lavery has urged his car retail colleagues to lobby Government over an all-out push to Electric Vehicles (EV) which risks catching UK automotive “s...
Posted: 2020-08-02 01:00:00
The LNT model encapsulates the idea that there is no safe level of radiation exposure, no threshold below which exposure is not a problem....
Satellite survey shows California’s sinking...

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 rising sea levels....
Posted: 2020-08-02 09:00:00
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 rising sea levels....
British Academics: Delay is the new Climate D...

British Academics: Delay is the new Climate Denial


According to British academics, climate deniers have not gone away, they have just changed tactics....
Posted: 2020-08-02 05:00:00
British Academics: Delay is the new Climate Denial
According to British academics, climate deniers have not gone away, they have just changed tactics....
Greenland Ice CO2 – Chemical Reactions or N...

Greenland Ice CO2 – Chemical Reactions or Natural Variability?


Guest Post By: Renee Hannon IntroductionThis post examines whether CO2 measurements in Greenland ice cores demonstrate natural variability as an alternative hypothesis to in-situ chemical re...
Posted: 2020-08-02 01:00:00
Greenland Ice CO2 – Chemical Reactions or Natural Variability?
Guest Post By: Renee Hannon IntroductionThis post examines whether CO2 measurements in Greenland ice cores demonstrate natural variability as an alternative hypothesis to in-situ chemical re...

Posted: 2020-08-01 09:00:00
Biden’s multi-trillion dollar climate action plan is full of promises that the law says he cannot keep. Promising to do what you cannot do is a false promise. Here are some big ticket exam...
Posted: 2020-08-01 05:00:00
Guest “whatever” by David Middleton Texas cave sediment upends meteorite explanation for global cooling7 hours agoBaylor University Texas researchers from the University of Houst...
BBC Radio 4 vs Rush Limbaugh: “How They Mad...

BBC Radio 4 vs Rush Limbaugh: “How They Made Us Doubt Everything” Episode 6 “Reposition Global Warming as theory, not fact”


If I sound like a broken record endlessly repeating the faults of prominent accusers relying on those worthless “reposition global warming theory” ‘leaked memos’ to indict skeptic cl...
Posted: 2020-08-01 01:00:00
BBC Radio 4 vs Rush Limbaugh: “How They Made Us Doubt Everything” Episode 6 “Reposition Global Warming as theory, not fact”
If I sound like a broken record endlessly repeating the faults of prominent accusers relying on those worthless “reposition global warming theory” ‘leaked memos’ to indict skeptic cl...
How to improve climate modeling and predictio...

How to improve climate modeling and prediction


Increasingly detailed, physics-based models are improving steadily, but an in-depth understanding of the persisting uncertainties is still lacking....
Posted: 2020-08-01 09:00:00
How to improve climate modeling and prediction
Increasingly detailed, physics-based models are improving steadily, but an in-depth understanding of the persisting uncertainties is still lacking....
Social Scientists Predict Large Imminent Clim...

Social Scientists Predict Large Imminent Climate Change Drop in GDP and Foreign Aid


Guest essay by Eric Worrall A climate study published by University of Sunshine Coast social scientists predicts a dramatic decline in rich country GDP and foreign aid, starting in the next ...
Posted: 2020-08-01 05:00:00
Social Scientists Predict Large Imminent Climate Change Drop in GDP and Foreign Aid
Guest essay by Eric Worrall A climate study published by University of Sunshine Coast social scientists predicts a dramatic decline in rich country GDP and foreign aid, starting in the next ...