@Google: Collabo­rative project probes how climate change will affect reef species New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald Collabo­rative project probes how climate change will affect reef species New Zealand Herald A global citizen science project has handed scien­tists fresh insights into how climate change might affect ocean species and their ecosys­tems. A new study, involving New Zealand co-​authors and divers, suggested warming oceans could push fish species ... and more »

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@Google: Flathead Forest research project seeks to adapt forests to climate change The Missoulian

The Missoulian Flathead Forest research project seeks to adapt forests to climate change The Missoulian Flathead National Forest silvicu­lturist Melissa Jenkins talks about the differ­ences in tree growth she sees on the Walk with Larch Trail on the Coram Experi­mental Forest. The 60-​year-​old research project provides resear­chers and managers with ...

2017-10-21 23:55

@Real Science: 20 Pages Done

Progress on the book has been very rapid. I’ve completed 20 pages of approxi­mately 200.  If I keep up at this rate it might be done by Thanksg­iving. The book will be very different from any climate book you have …

2017-10-21 22:21

@Climate Depot: European Commi­ssion Refle­ction Paper Puts “Climate Change” Near Bottom Of List Of Concerns!

European Commi­ssion Refle­ction Paper Puts “Climate Change” Near Bottom Of List Of Concerns! http://no­trickszon­e.com/201­7/10/21/e­uropean-​commi­ssion-​refle­ction-​paper-​puts-​climate-​change-​near-​bottom-​of-​list-​of-​concerns/ If one were to rate the inves­tment made by gove­rnments globally aimed at creating concern for a potential problem, then the huge inves­tment in climate change fear by now would…

2017-10-21 22:04

@Climate Depot: Green Crap: Another Solar Subsidy Business Goes Bust

Green Crap: Another Solar Subsidy Business Goes Bust http://www­.thegwpf.c­om/green-​crap-​another-​solar-​subsidy-​business-​goes-​bust/ A green energy company heavily incent­ivized by Missis­sippi is shutting down, raising questions about whether the state will get repaid. It’s the fourth green subsidy company to go bust recently. Solar panel maker Stion notified the state Tuesday that it would close…

2017-10-21 22:04

@Climate Depot: ‘The Third World Is Coming Around Fast On The Climate Scam’: ‘Poor people are entitled to get access to cheap reliable electri­city’ 

The Third World Is Coming Around Fast On The Climate Scam http://ww­w.thegwpf­.com/the-​third-​world-​is-​coming-​around-​fast-​on-​the-​climate-​scam/ Something rather big has changed since 2013: rapidly incre­asing numbers of people, and even gover­nment offic­ials, in the devel­oping world have come to the realiz­ation that poor people are entitled to get access to cheap and reliable electr­icity, and that…

2017-10-21 22:02

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Trailer: Tin Star – Murder and Tar Sands

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2017-10-21 22:01

@Real Science: Rewriting The Past At The Ministry Of Climate

In 1989, the long time head of NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center reported most global warming occurred before 1919, and that Earth cooled from 1921 to 1979. 07 Dec 1989, Page 14 – Santa Cruz Sentinel at Newspap­ers.com The actual …

2017-10-21 21:59

@Watts Up With That?: #Geostorm – another climate related disaster movie, crashes and burns

It just opened yeste­rday, and already Hollywood movie analysts are blasting its plot and perfor­mance. IMDB story­line: When catast­rophic climate change endangers Earth’s very survival, world govern­ments unite and create the Dutch Boy Program: a world wide net of satell­ites, surrou­nding the planet, that are armed with geoengi­neering techno­logies designed to stave off the natural…

2017-10-21 21:24

@DeSmogBlog: World's Largest Fracked-​Gas-​to-​Methanol Refinery Forced to Calculate Climate Impact

By Stephen­ Quirke

Last month one of the largest fracked gas projects in the Pacific Northwest was dealt a legal blow when its develo­pment permit was canceled for failing to fully account for the plant’s green­house gas emi­ssions.

The project, backed by Northwest Innov­ation Works (NWIW), would refine fracked gas into methanol , an indus­trial feedstock used in chemical produc­tion, that would…

2017-10-21 21:24

@Watts Up With That?: Ten Psychol­ogical Tactics for Avoiding Climate Science Account­ability

  Guest Post by: Duncan Smith Doing research into a compl­etely unrelated matter to address conflict resol­ution I stumbled across CHSAll­iance, an organi­zation whose mission is “To promote respect for the rights and dignity of people and commun­ities vulne­rable to risk and affected by disaster, conflict or poverty and enhance the effecti­veness and impact of…

2017-10-21 20:00

@And then there's physics: Infrared absor­ption of atmosp­heric carbon dioxide

Geoff Price made me aware of a paper, by an appar­ently highly published physi­cist, that considers the infrared absor­ption of atmosp­heric carbon. It concludes that CO2 is a very weak green­house gas and cannot be accepted as the main driver …

2017-10-21 19:32

@Climate Progress : Afghan­istan reels after two mosque bombings kill nearly 90 people

KABUL, AFGHAN­ISTAN — For years, Ali Kadem has had a perfect view of the Imam Zaman Mosque from the window of the bread bakery where he works. As he sits cross-​legged handing out 10 Afghani ($0.15) loaves of bread, the 18-​year-​old often looks out onto the mosque he has been to thousands of times. He

2017-10-21 19:17

@Watts Up With That?: Trying to perpe­tuate alarmist climate “science”

The Obama era “Climate Science Special Report” demands a “red team” analysis Guest essay by David Wojick, PhD Several months ago a brief furor erupted when the New York Times leaked the final draft of the upcoming Climate Science Special Report (CSSR), an extremely alarmist rendition of what is suppo­sedly happening with Earth’s climate. Dangerous … …

2017-10-21 18:13

@Google: EPA's climate website removes resources to fight climate change Salon

Salon EPA's climate website removes resources to fight climate change Salon The decision to remove refer­ences and resour­ceful inform­ation regarding climate change is irrespo­nsible, but it falls in line with the Trump adminis­tration's pro-​business and deregu­latory economic approach. Trump has repea­tedly denied, or downp­layed ... E.P.A. Scrubs a Climate Website of'Cl­imate Change' The New ... New…

2017-10-21 17:57

@Climate Progress : Five former presi­dents are raising money for hurricane relief. Trump is playing golf.

All five living former U.S. presi­dents are set to partic­ipate in a fundr­aiser for hurricane relief efforts on Saturday, but they won’t be joined by the current job holder — President Donald Trump is marking the occasion at his golf course. In a rare joint appear­ance, former President­s Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George

2017-10-21 17:51

@Skeptical Science: 2017 SkS Weekly Climate Change Global Warming News Roundup #42

A chronol­ogical listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook page during the past week. Editor's Pick

New Fire Danger Threatens to Worsen Most Disas­trous Wildfire Season in Calif­ornia History

A firefi­ghter holds a water hose while fighting a wildfire Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, in Santa Rosa, Calif. Image credit: AP Photo/­Marcio Jose Sanchez.

A record-​breaking heat wave will…

2017-10-21 17:48

@Climate Progress : Constit­utional crisis deepens as Spain demands Catalonia elect new leaders

The latest chapter in Spain’s political upheaval unfolded on Saturday as Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy intro­duced plans to remove Catal­onian leaders from their positions and call elect­ions, asserting Madrid’s takeover of the region following a conten­tious indepe­ndence refere­ndum. Rajoy did not compl­etely dissolve the Catal­onian gover­nment as some had feared, but he did say

2017-10-21 17:05

@Real Science: State Of The Arctic Report

Arctic sea ice extent is normal, and is much higher than one year ago, five years ago, and ten years ago. Charctic Intera­ctive Sea Ice Graph | Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis Greenl­and’s surface has gained more than 100 …

2017-10-21 16:47

@Google: An evange­lical Christian took her climate change message to the heart of conser­vative Iowa. Here's how she was greeted DesMoin­esRegis­ter.com

DesMoin­esRegis­ter.com An evange­lical Christian took her climate change message to the heart of conser­vative Iowa. Here's how she was greeted DesMoin­esRegis­ter.com SIOUX CENTER, Ia. — Lindsay Mouw didn't grow up thinking of climate change as a liberal hoax; she rarely thought of it at all. She studied hard, went to church and was more concerned with pro-​life issues. “You say the word…

2017-10-21 16:41

@Climate Progress : The uninsured rate is rising as Trump succes­sfully sabotages Obamacare

Providing some of the clearest evidence yet about President Donald Trump’s ability to undermine Obamacare even without the GOP votes in Congress required to offic­ially repeal it, the national uninsu­rance rate is now on the rise. According to Gallup, which has been tracking the uninsu­rance rate since 2008, the perce­ntage of Americans without health care

2017-10-21 16:30

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: New Front in War on Science

Science: Senate Republ­icans have launched a new attack on peer review by proposing changes to how the U.S. gover­nment funds basic research. New legisl­ation intro­duced this week by Senator Rand Paul (R–KY) would fundame­ntally alter how grant proposals are reviewed at every federal agency by adding public members with no expertise in the research being vetted.

2017-10-21 16:19

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: NASA’s MAVEN mission finds Mars has a twisted magnetic tail 

Invisible goings-​on at Mars. Having referred to ‘the magnet­otail found at Venus, a planet with no magnetic field of its own’, it seems clear that such things must have a lot to do with the electro-​magnetic forces being delivered in the solar wind, as this Scienc­eDaily report explains. Mars has an invisible magnetic “tail” that

2017-10-21 15:54

@Google: Trump adminis­tration deletes mention of 'climate change' from Environ­mental Prote­ction Agency's website The Indepe­ndent

The Indepe­ndent Trump adminis­tration deletes mention of' climate change' from Environ­mental Prote­ction Agency's website The Indepe­ndent America's Environ­mental Prote­ction Agency (EPA) has repor­tedly removed dozens of refer­ences to climate change from its website, along with resources to help local govern­ments from tackling the issue. New analysis from The Environ­mental Data ... and more…

2017-10-21 15:52

@Google: Reps to pass bill on climate change agency soon – Chairman Vanguard

Reps to pass bill on climate change agency soon – Chairman Vanguard Rep. Samuel Onuigbo, the Chairman, House Committee on Climate Change, says the House of Represen­tatives would pass a bill seeking to create an agency on climate change soon. Onuigbo disclosed this on Saturday in Abuja at a climate change walk ... and more »

2017-10-21 15:51

@Real Science: EPA 1983 : 10.3 Inches Of Sea Level Rise By 2025

In 1983, the EPA’s most moderate forecast for sea level rise was 262 mm by the year 2025. http://www­.epa.gov/c­limatechan­ge/effects­/downloads­/Challenge­_chapter3.­pdf There has been no change in sea level at Los Angeles since the day the EPA forecast was made. Sea Level …

2017-10-21 15:11

@Climate Progress : Ohio State won’t let Richard Spencer speak on campus, citing security threat

Officials at Ohio State Unive­rsity won’t allow noted white nation­alist Richard Spencer to rent space on campus, citing safety concerns after several of his suppo­rters opened fire on counter-​prote­sters at the Unive­rsity of Florida. The events in Florida, of course, aren’t the first time that a white suprem­acist event has recently turned violent. In August,

2017-10-21 14:51

@American Elephants: The Iran Deal: What it Is and What it Isn’t

Confusion reigns over every mention of the “Iran Deal.” And it is back in the news and at a moment in time when confusion over every tiny thing about the Trump administ­ration, not to mention the large things, seems to set off what might be called a panic attack in the Democ­rats. Any ability to

2017-10-21 14:26

@No Tricks Zone: European Commi­ssion Refle­ction Paper Puts “Climate Change” Near Bottom Of List Of Concerns!

If one were to rate the inves­tment made by gove­rnments globally aimed at creating concern for a potential problem, then the huge inves­tment in climate change fear by now would defin­itely have to be rated as “junk” quality. never has so much seen so little return. Hundreds of billions have been invested so far with the

2017-10-21 14:25

@Climatism: Renew­ables Advocates Trash Talk Nuclear Fusion

Origi­nally posted on Watts Up With That? : Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to renew­ables advoc­ates, renew­ables will soon be so cheap it won’t be worth pouring more money into resear­ching nuclear fusion. Renewable Energy Threatens the World’s Biggest Science Project Inside the $24 billion long bet on fusion power in France. By Anna Hirten­stein…

2017-10-21 14:07


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