@Tamino's Open Mind: Global Warming Naive

At a town hall meeting near Philade­lphia, 18-​year-​old Rose Strauss had a question for Scott Wagner, the Repub­lican candidate for governor of Pennsyl­vania: You’ve said that climate change is a result of people’s body heat, and are refusing to take …

Today: 02:14

@Climatism: GLOBAL WARMING HYSTERIA : Suicide A Climate Change Solution

“Arti­cles, tweets and inter­views that delibe­rately lob personal tears into the public domain sound the alarm bells of sanctim­ony..” ― Chris Kenny * FIRSTLY, apologies for the use of “suicide” in the heading to all those who have been directly or indir­ectly affected by such a horrible and tragic event. I can perso­nally sympat­hise. THAT

Today: 01:23

@Tamino's Open Mind: Climate Change USA: Seasons

We’ve been looking at patterns of climate change in the conter­minous USA (the “lower 48 states”) recently. Let’s see what’s been happening in the different seasons of the year. Specifi­cally, let’s find out how temper­ature has been changing since 1985, …

Today: 01:08

@Watts Up With That?: Climate Putdown: “Are we here to Elect a Governor or Elect a Scient­ist?”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall What do you say to someone who throws a baseless accus­ation of fossil fuel corru­ption in a public forum? GOP Governor Candidate for Pennsy­lvania Scott Wagner‘s gentle putdown of a young activist has gone viral, with liberals expre­ssing shock that an experi­enced political candidate might call a teenage climate activist…

Today: 01:00

@Vvatts Up With That:           KYOTO AGREEM­ENT ?  WHAT KYOTO AGREEM­ENT ?

As the unrat­ified Kyoto Agreement turns 25, temper­atures there Thursday exceeded 100 degrees for the seventh straight day, breaking all known records for the rainbow mist prone ancient capital. The junk science judo guys say it's the Sun Goddess' fault. At least 30 people have died in Japan during the heat wave, and ten of the 2,605 people sent to hospitals in Tokyo due to Thurs­day's heat…

Today: 00:15

@Watts Up With That?: Sea Level Rise; A Major Non-​Existent Threat Exploited by Alarmists and Politi­cians

Guest Opinion: Dr. Tim Ball I know there are many articles on this website about sea level, none better than the recent one by David Middleton that speaks about “More nonsense about sea level rise.” I thought his article would make the contin­uance of this article unnece­ssary. It doesn’t because it is written for the…

2018-07-21 23:00

@Paul Homewood: MPs Expose Smart Meter Con

By Paul Homewood   The BBC cover a critical Parliam­entary report on smart meters:   People who have smart meters installed are expected to save an average of £11 annually on their energy bills, much less than origi­nally hoped. A report from a parliam­entary group now predicts a dual fuel saving of £26. In a

2018-07-21 22:27

@Google: Louisiana teen's climate change lawsuit cleared for trial: report NOLA.com

NOLA.com Louisiana teen's climate change lawsuit cleared for trial: report NOLA.com The climate change lawsuit filed by a Louisiana teenager and 20 other youths against the federal gover­nment has cleared another pretrial hurdle, according to The Register Guard of Eugene, Ore. For the second time this year, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court ... and more »

2018-07-21 21:53

@Google: Climate change may be starting to disrupt planet's seasons Press Herald

Climate change may be starting to disrupt planet's seasons Press Herald Climate scien­tists are contin­ually sifting through evidence looking for what they call “fingerp­rints.” Over the years, they've teased out the human signal from Earthly noise in annual and decade-​spanning temper­ature records, marine chemis­tryand rapid ... and more »

2018-07-21 21:40

@Google: Gener­ation Z: Why we're marching for the climate tomorrow Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Gener­ation Z: Why we're marching for the climate tomorrow Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists We realize that, just as Z is the last letter in the English alphabet, the post-​mille­nnial gener­ation is most likely the last one that will be capable of doing something to mitigate the disas­trous effects of climate change. And we want our fellow ...

2018-07-21 21:35

@Google: Young people rally in Pitts­burgh for climate protec­tions Tribune-​Review

Tribune-​Review Young people rally in Pitts­burgh for climate protec­tions Tribune-​Review Krista Lee, 21, a Pitt student who works for NextGen Pittsb­urgh, said through a megaphone that young people need to make their case for climate protec­tions to “those who won't be here to exper­ience the conseq­uences of climate change.” NextGen America ... Marchers On Grant Street Calling For Strong Climate

2018-07-21 21:20

@Real Science: Keeping Up With The Democrats

George Orwell intro­duced the language of double­speak in his dystopian novel “1984”pu­blished in 1949. Double­speak is the language of oppos­ites. Up is down and down is up. The word double­speak derives from two Orwellian words “double­think” and “newsp­eak.” Double­think is …

2018-07-21 20:54

@Real Science: Ten Degrees Of Fake News At Weather Underg­round

Weather Underg­round was named after Bill Ayers’ terrorist group, which tried to kill Naval officers and their wives.  The same Bill Ayers who started Obama’s political career. Weather Underg­round is reporting 100 degrees in Fort Collins. Fort Collins, CO Forecast …

2018-07-21 20:34

@Climate Depot: New Gallup Poll: Americans do not even mention global warming as a problem – 36 ‘prob­lems’ cited, but not climate

[Also see: New book: “The Politi­cally Incorrect Guide to Climate Change”] Via: http:­//www.wind­taskforce.­org/profil­es/blog/sh­ow?id=4401­701%3ABlog­Post%3A140­355&xgs=1&xg_sourc­e=msg_sh­are_post by Thi­nklike A. Mounta­in on July 20, 2018 at 4:19pm According to the latest Gallup poll, NOBODY thinks global warming is our most important problem, contrary to what NRCM, Audubon and CLF sock puppets…

2018-07-21 19:27

@Real Science: Nothing New Under The Sun

The Clintons and the FBI have been spying on Republ­icans, and destr­oying e-​mails and other evidence for decades. 6 Jul 2000, Page 5 – at Newspap­ers.com Imagine what the FBI would have found had they raided Vince Foster’s office before …

2018-07-21 19:24

@Climate Depot: Gore Effect Strikes again: DC Youth ‘global warming’ march met by very cool summer temper­atures

A  media touted youth “climate change” march today in Washi­ngton DC has been greeted by unusual­ly cool tempera­tures.  (See: ­March on DC! Young ‘Climate Justice’ Advocates Say It’s Time for a Revol­ution – ‘Global warming’ to hit ‘margin­alized communit­ies…indi­genous, homeless, queer trans people’) The temper­ature in DC today has b­arely reached 70 degrees. The normal high…

2018-07-21 19:08

@Watts Up With That?: Stephen, Why Global Warming is not a problem

By Andy May The following is a quote from my book Climate Catast­rophe! Science or Science Fiction? “99.9 percent of the Earth’s surface heat capacity is in the oceans and less than 0.1 percent is in the atmosp­here. Further, CO2 is only 0.04 percent of the atmosp­here. It beggars belief that a trace gas (CO2),…

2018-07-21 19:00

@Climate Depot: Lawmakers Suggest Lawsuit-​Happy Environme­ntalists Help China, Hurt National Security

https://ww­w.dailysig­nal.com/20­18/07/20/l­awmakers-​suggest-​lawsuit-​happy-​environme­ntalists-​help-​china-​hurt-​national-​security/ By Kevin Mooney Environ­mental advocacy groups that take the Defense Depar­tment to court appear to operate as foreign agents working to help China and undermine the U.S. Navy and America’s military readiness in the Asia-​Pacific region, congres­sional leaders suggest.…

2018-07-21 18:44

@Jo Nova: Weekend Unthreaded

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2018-07-21 18:12

@Google: Liverpool Aims to Become 'World's First Climate-​Positive City' Using ... Cointel­egraph

Cointel­egraph Liverpool Aims to Become'World's First Climate-​Positive City' Using ... Cointel­egraph The Liverpool City Council (LCC) announced it will be using block­chain tech to mitigate the city's climate impact, local news outlet edie.net reported July 19. and more »

2018-07-21 18:11

@Google: Liverpool Aims to Become 'World's First Climate-​Positive City' Using Block­chain Tech Cointel­egraph

Cointel­egraph Liverpool Aims to Become'World's First Climate -​Positive City' Using Block­chain Tech Cointel­egraph The Liverpool City Council (LCC) announced it will be using block­chain tech to mitigate the city's climate impact, local news outlet edie.net reported July 19. A tweet from the LCC explains that the effort to reduce the city's climate impact is a bid ... and more »

2018-07-21 18:08

@Google: Meet the Teenagers Leading a Climate Change Movement New York Times

New York Times Meet the Teenagers Leading a Climate Change Movement New York Times “In our gener­ation when we talk about climate change, they're like:'Ha ha, that's so funny. It's not something we'll have to deal with,'” said Nadia Nazar, Zero Hour's art director. “'Oh, yeah, the polar bears will just die, the seas will just rise ... 18 for 18: Young people use their vote to call for change…

2018-07-21 17:32

@Skeptical Science: 2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change Global Warming News Roundup #29

A chronol­ogical listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week. Editor's Pick There Is No Escape for Corals

Deep waters have long been seen as potential refuges for endan­gered corals, but a new study suggests that they offer no sanctuary.

It’s faintly absurd to be in one of the most obscure parts of the planet—a creepy zone of perpetual gloom and…

2018-07-21 17:27

@Real Science: Climate Science – The Goldi­locks Profession

Four years ago, climate scien­tists explained how global warming causes above normal Antarctic sea ice. 03 Sep 2014, A10 – South Florida Sun Sentinel at Newspap­ers.com Two years ago, climates scien­tists blamed low Antarctic sea ice extent on global warming. …

2018-07-21 17:19

@Google: Maine's lobst­ermen caught between climate change and trade wars Telegrap­h.co.uk

Telegrap­h.co.uk Maine's lobst­ermen caught between climate change and trade wars Telegrap­h.co.uk Mike Remki­ewicz is in a pretty pessim­istic mood as he hauls lobster traps onto his boat in Ogunquit, a pictur­esque town in southern Maine which owes its livel­ihood to fishing and tourism. In common with other lobst­ermen in the town, Mr Remkie­wicz, 53 ...

2018-07-21 17:06

@Watts Up With That?: GOOGLE: “Big Brother Knows Best”

Guest Opinion by Kip Hansen   The world’s most influe­ntial inform­ation-​gateway — GOOGLE Search — has recently made the decision to abandon its long-​standing primary corporate polic­ies:  1) “Don’t Be Evil” and 2) Provide internet search results based upon neutral algori­thms, not human judgment; unbiased and objec­tive. Some may object to the charge that they…

2018-07-21 16:41

@Jo Nova: UK: smart meters are expected to save a whopping £11 annually

No one needed a smart meter when we had smart basel­oad.  Beware Austra­lians, despite the promises and threats, smart meters may or may not make UK customers a paltry saving. When all is said and done it’s not even clear the benefits outweigh the costs.

 People who have smart meters installed are expected to save an average of £11 annually on their energy bills, much less than origin­ally…

2018-07-21 16:12

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Twitter Thread – Survival in a Dark Time

They’re counting on you burning out. Don’t – we need you. Here’s help. Daily Kos: Today seems like the right time to do a thread I’ve been thinking about for a while on how to handle the seemingly never-​ending deluge of depre­ssing and distu­rbing news. My tips are based on my time as a CIA

2018-07-21 15:00

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Wind Energy: What About Those Subsi­dies? And, the Key Advantage over Natural Gas..

I really enjoyed interv­iewing Wind Developer Marty Lagina. Marty came from an Oil and Gas backgr­ound, he’s an engineer – but he has seen the opport­unity in wind, and lately, solar develo­pment, around Michigan. I asked him to address a common bugaboo that windba­ggers bring about about renewable energy – the existence of subsi­dies. My

2018-07-21 14:56

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Mitig­ating Methane in Cow Burps: Promising but Not Easy

Indepe­ndent: Feeding seaweed to cows could slash the amount of climate change-​inducing methane emissions from their burps. Prelim­inary research has indicated a small amount of marine algae added to cattle food can reduce methane emissions from cattle gut microbes by as much as 99 per cent. Now, scien­tists in Calif­ornia are hoping to help farmers

2018-07-21 14:48


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