@Climate Progress : GOP candidate has financial ties to Russian companies sanct­ioned by the U.S. government

Today: 17:53

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: Ian Wilson: Help Needed to Solve an Intere­sting Lunar Puzzle

Astroph­ysicist Ian Wilson has emailed me to ask for a brainst­orming session at the talkshop to assist him. Ian writes: “I was wondering if you or your colle­agues (e.g. oldbrew) could help me work out the solution to the following lunar puzzle” The Conundrum The diagram below shows the Perigee of the lunar orbit pointing

Today: 17:39

@Climatism: NYT Opens Climate Can of Worms

Origi­nally posted on Science Matters : ? Fishermen often disco­vered how easy it was to open a can of bait worms, and how difficult it was to close them. Once the worms disco­vered an opport­unity to escape, it became nearly impos­sible to keep them conta­ined. Some experts say the metaphor is a modern extension of Pandora’s…

Today: 17:18

@Google: Thousands Of Marchers Expected To Take On Trump's Climate Policies NPR

NPR Thousands Of Marchers Expected To Take On Trump's Climate Policies NPR Thousands of demonst­rators are expected to take to the streets Saturday in Washin­gton, D.C., and cities across the country, for the Peoples Climate March, which is being billed as a mobili­zation for climate , jobs and justice. They are making their way ... Climate March draws massive crowd to DC in swelt­ering heat Washin­gton…

Today: 17:15

@Climate Progress : Yale Republ­icans taunt hunger-​striking union workers with a barbecue

Today: 16:48

@Watts Up With That?: Craziest protest signs from the People’s #climat­emarch

Ah, the stupid, it burns like a magnesium flare. Here’s a colle­ction of some of the most zany, crazy and intere­sting signs, tweets, and photos from the “People’s Climate March” going on today. To under­stand what you are about to see, view their game plan first: This post will be updated through the day. Ok…

Today: 16:43

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Climate Teach in From 350.ORG

The first Earth day was started in 1970 as a Teach-​in at the Unive­rsity of Michigan. Here’s a mini-​Teach-​in for today from 350.org. Below, part 2.   Filed under: Crock of the Week

Today: 16:19

@Climate Progress : The NY Times promised to fact check their new climate denier columnist — they lied

Today: 15:54

@Google: Yes, I am a climate alarmist. Global warming is a crime against humanity The Guardian

The Guardian Yes, I am a climate alarmist. Global warming is a crime against humanity The Guardian The princ­ipled condem­nation of large scale atrocity is, too often, a luxury of hinds­ight. I'm a climate alarmist because there is no morally respon­sible way to downplay the dangers that negligent policies – expected to accel­erate human-​caused climate ...

Today: 15:51

@Real Science: Arctic Fraud By Gover­nment Scien­tists Reaches A Tipping Point

All winter, climate scien­tists have been saying the Arctic is “super-​hot” “melting at a record fast rate” and “at a record low” In fact, Arctic se ice extent is the highest for the date since 2013, melting at a record …

Today: 15:34

@Real Science: Global Warming And The Early Spring

Climate experts tell us that global warming brings an early spring. I did a Google search for “global warming early spring color­ado.” This is what came up. Based on today’s forecast, today will be the fourth coldest April 29 on …

Today: 14:56

@Watts Up With That?: Green Fury over NYT hiring a lukew­armer colum­nist: Brett Stephens

Guest essay by Eric Worrall New York Times has triggered intol­erant deep greens across the USA, by hiring a columnist who is not compl­etely certain we face inevi­table eco-​doom. Climate of Complete Certainty This is Bret Steph­ens’s first column. When someone is honestly 55 percent right, that’s very good and there’s no use wrang­ling. And…

Today: 14:41

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Bill Maher: Trump’s First Hundred Days

  Bonus: Below, Elizabeth Warren’s pep talk. Filed under: Crock of the Week

Today: 14:39

@Climate Progress : Trump broke 80 promises in 100 days

Today: 14:37

@Climate Progress : Immigr­ation agency set to hire ombudsman who worked at anti-​immigrant hate group

Today: 14:25

@Google: Record-​Breaking Heat Possible for Climate March on Saturday NBC4 Washington

NBC4 Washington Record-​Breaking Heat Possible for Climate March on Saturday NBC4 Washington Record-​breaking heat is possible Saturday, potent­ially adding fuel to the fire for the People's Climate March on the National Mall. Thousands are expected to attend the march, including former Vice President Al Gore and actor Leonardo DiCaprio ... and more »

Today: 14:09

@Real Science: Excit­ement Builds For Today’s Global Warming Protest In Denver

Progre­ssives are driving their fossil fuel powered cars from great distances this morning, to protest the fact that the gover­nment allows them to purchase gasoline. People’s Climate March My dogs are excited about this opport­unity to stop man-​made overhe­ating of …

Today: 13:56

@Climate Progress : Trump adminis­tration scrubs climate science pages from EPA website

Today: 13:56

@Bill Hooke: Science and politics? Vive le différ­ence!

The other day an alert LOTRW reader (thank you!) passed along this link to an April 26 post by Brad Plumer on Vox. In this article, entitled A Cold War theory for why scien­tists and the gover­nment have become so …

Today: 13:23

@Google: Record-​Breaking Heat Possible for Climate March NBC4 Washington

NBC4 Washington Record-​Breaking Heat Possible for Climate March NBC4 Washington Record-​breaking heat is possible Saturday, potent­ially adding fuel to the fire for the People's Climate March on the National Mall. Thousands are expected to attend the march, including former Vice President Al Gore and actor Leonardo DiCaprio ... and more »

Today: 13:13

@Climatism: The Left Wing Takeover Of Fox News

Origi­nally posted on PA Pundits Interna­tional : By Cliff Kincaid ~ When Bill O’Reilly left Fox News he declared, “I am very confident the truth will come out and when it does I don’t know if you are going to be surpr­ised, but I think you are going to be shaken as I am.” Some…

Today: 13:01

@Climate Depot: Skeptics To Attend People’s Climate March With New Report Billb­oards Debunking Premise of March

Skeptics To Attend People’s Climate March – Will Feature Billb­oards Rejecting Premise of March and Hand Out New Report Debunking Marchers’ Claims Contact: Marc Morano – 202-​536-​5052 – Morano@C­limateDe­pot.com WASHI­NGTON DC, April 29, 2017 – Climate skeptics from the Committee For A Constr­uctive Tomorrow (CFACT) will be in atten­dance at the “People’s Climate March” in…

Today: 13:00

@Paul Homewood: Watch Roger Pielke On Extreme Weather

By Paul Homewood In 2013, Dr David White­house interv­iewed Prof Roger Pielke Jnr on the topic of extreme weather, for GWPF TV. It’s about 20 minutes long, but still worth watching.   Every­thing that Pielke said then still applies. What is intere­sting though is that he thought that “data would win out”, and that climate

Today: 12:12

@Google: Here are our top 8 climate change stories of 2017 Washi­ngton Post

Washi­ngton Post Here are our top 8 climate change stories of 2017 Washi­ngton Post As tens of thousands of people descend on the Mall to speak out on climate change and policy, here are a few important global warming articles from The Washi­ngton Post staff. How much will the oceans rise? Scien­tists keep incre­asing their projec­tions. Why Muslims are marching for climate CNN Marching against climate

Today: 12:06

@Google: People's Climate March Shows Trump the Paris Agreement Isn't Up for Debate U.S. News World Report

U.S. News World Report People's Climate March Shows Trump the Paris Agreement Isn't Up for Debate U.S. News World Report This Thursday, the White House held a long-​antici­pated Cabinet meeting that was set to determine the adminis­tration's position on whether or not to stay in the Paris Agreement on climate change. The meeting was purported to be a reality TV showdown ... and more…

Today: 12:05

@Google: The American people – not Big Oil – must decide our climate future The Guardian

The Guardian The American people – not Big Oil – must decide our climate future The Guardian According to a study published Monday by the National Academy of Science, climate change is already causing severe weather events like prolonged droughts, record-​high tempera­tures, and rising sea levels because of melting Artic sea ice. And while ... and more »

Today: 11:02

@Google: Climate March expected to draw massive crowd to DC in swelt­ering heat Washi­ngton Post

Washi­ngton Post Climate March expected to draw massive crowd to DC in swelt­ering heat Washi­ngton Post On what could be a record-​hot day, tens of thousands of demonst­rators are expected to assemble in Washi­ngton on Saturday. Their large-​scale climate change protest will mark President Trump's first 100 days in office, which have been punct­uated by ... Marchers to Protest Trump's Climate

Today: 11:01

@Google: NY Times hired a hippie puncher to give climate obstruct­ionists cover The Guardian

The Guardian NY Times hired a hippie puncher to give climate obstruct­ionists cover The Guardian Like all Journal opinion colum­nists who write about climate change, Stephens has said a lot of things on the subject that could chari­tably be described as ignorant and wrong. Thus many Times subscr­ibers voiced bewild­erment and concern about his hiring, ... Times columnist blasted by'nasty left' for…

Today: 11:00

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: The shale revol­ution crushes wind and solar 

H/T GWPF / RealClea­rEnergy The author notes that ‘the rigs are getting roughly twice as produ­ctive every three years. No other energy techn­ology is improving that quickly.’ Wind and solar are now experi­encing a declining rate of improv­ement as those techno­logies start to approach their limits in terms of what physics permits. Shale techn­ology is

Today: 10:51

@Google: LGAT, Climate Tasmania forum puts climate and councils in focus Tasmania Examiner

LGAT, Climate Tasmania forum puts climate and councils in focus Tasmania Examiner Tasmanian councils still have a way to go in devel­oping climate change policies according to a climate adviser who will be prese­nting at a forum on the issue in May. Co-​hosted by the Local Gover­nment Associ­ation of Tasmania and Climate Tasmania, the ...

Today: 09:47


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