@Watts Up With That?: Claim: ‘dang­erous climate change’ is risky business

From the INTER­NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED SYSTEMS ANALYSIS and the “water up to your nose” depar­tment comes this screed of fear. Risk analysis for common ground on climate loss and damage The Paris Agreement included groundb­reaking text on the need for a mechanism to help identify risks beyond adapt­ation and support the victims of climate-​related loss…

Today: 09:21

@Die Kalte Sonne: Univer­sität Leipzig startet Projekt zur Wendezeit von Mittelalt­erlicher Wärmep­eriode zu Kleiner Eiszeit

Im März 2017 startet an der Unive­rsiät Leipzig ein spann­endes neues Projekt. Juniorpr­ofessor Martin Bauch gründet am Geisteswi­ssenschaf­tlichen Zentrum für Gesch­ichte und Kultur Ostmitte­leuropas (GWZO) eine Arbeits­gruppe, die sich mit abrupten natürl­ichen Klimaverä­nderungen im späten Mittel­alter in Europa befasst. Gefördert werden die Studien über die Volkswagen­stiftung. Bauch, der…

Today: 06:30

@Google: We are approa­ching the Trumpo­cene, a new epoch where climate change is just a big scary consp­iracy The Guardian

The Guardian We are approa­ching the Trumpo­cene, a new epoch where climate change is just a big scary conspiracy The Guardian In the Trumpo­cene, the epoch-​defining impacts of climate change are nothing more than a conspi­racy. Even if these impacts are real, then they're probably good for us. The era is named, of course, for the pheno­menon that is Donald Trump, the Repub­lican ...

Today: 05:11

@Climate Scam (Swedish): Global Gover­nance via avvec­kling eller utveckling

2008 kom boken ”BLUE PLANET in GREEN SHACKLES What is endag­ered: Climate or Freedom?” ut på engelska (CEI, Compet­itive Enter­prise Instit­ute). Förfa­ttare var den tjeckiska republ­ikens president (2003-​2013) Václav Klaus. Klaus såg att den, som han skrev, grälsjuka debatten om Global Warming i USA och EU result­erade i ett ökande hot mot den ekono­miska

The post Global Gover­nance via…

Today: 04:50

@Real Science: NASA Fraud Proce­eding At An Unprece­dented Rate In The Past 1,300 years

NASA says Earth is warming at an unprece­dented rate for the last 1,300 years – and they know this from satell­ites. Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet: Evidence The graph of global temper­atures below is from the 1990 IPCC …

Today: 04:12

@Climate Progress : Donald Trump turned a lighth­earted charity event into a symphony of boos

Today: 03:48

@Watts Up With That?: Greens Whining about the Lack of Climate Questions in the Presid­ential Debates

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Greens are slowly waking up to the horri­fying realis­ation that even the Democrats don’t think they are important enough to feature in Presid­ential debates. That’s 4 straight debates without a single question on climate change. Good job, everyone. It finally happened. After three straight debates without a single moderator asking…

Today: 02:26

@Google: Govt promises 'fair-​dinkum' climate review Yahoo7 News

Govt promises'fair-​dinkum' climate review Yahoo7 News The federal gover­nment has promised a review of climate policies will be"fair dinkum" and"very serious" despite the enviro­nment minister descr­ibing it as a situation report. Enviro­nment and Energy Minister Josh Fryde­nberg says the 2017 review was ... and more »

Today: 01:12

@Watts Up With That?: I wonder how John Podesta missed this alert email from Google? #podest­aemails @wikileaks

There’s been lots of claims that “Russian Hackers” were at work in the hacking of Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager, John Podesta. While I can’t verify this one way or the other, I do know this  – Google sends you an email alert if Gmail has been logged into from a different location and or device…

Today: 00:12

@Google: One Nation's Malcolm Roberts asks chief scientist for proof humans cause climate change The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald One Nation's Malcolm Roberts asks chief scientist for proof humans cause climate change The Sydney Morning Herald One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts is yet to be convinced that climate change is real and is caused by humans. He has asked chief scientist Dr Alan Finkel to spell out his logic in asserting that human-​induced carbon emissions have been rising since ... and…

2016-10-20 23:45

@Google: More climate measures coming before meeting with premiers this fall: McKenna MetroNews Canada

MetroNews Canada More climate measures coming before meeting with premiers this fall: McKenna MetroNews Canada The Liberal policy signals came on the same day the privately funded Clean Energy Canada issued a report and public opinion survey promoting a series of climate policies, including 62 per cent survey support for establ­ishing a minimum price on carbon. More climate measures coming this…

2016-10-20 23:38

@Google: Could More State Commiss­ioners Require Climate Disclo­sure? Insurance Journal

Insurance Journal Could More State Commiss­ioners Require Climate Disclo­sure? Insurance Journal based Ceres works with insurers to open dialogues about preparing for and dealing with climate change, but their reports don't always portray all insurers in a great light – espec­ially U.S.-​based insurers, which in the past two reports have shown to be ... Climate Change Health Risks: Are Insurance…

2016-10-20 23:03

@Google: Carbon tax not going to be only climate policy from Ottawa: Catherine McKenna Globaln­ews.ca

Globaln­ews.ca Carbon tax not going to be only climate policy from Ottawa: Catherine McKenna Globaln­ews.ca OTTAWA – Federal Enviro­nment Minister Catherine McKenna says the Liberal gover­nment's carbon levy won't be the only climate policy move announced this fall. McKenna says more federal measures will be rolled out before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ... Jack Mintz: Canadians are going to pay…

2016-10-20 22:20

@robertscribbler: North Dakota Tramples Journ­alist Deia Schlos­berg’s Constit­utional Right to Cover Historic Climate Protests

“We already have five times as much oil and coal and gas on the books as any scientist thinks is safe to burn.” — Bill McKibben ***** Deia Schlo­sberg seems to me to be an excepti­onally respon­sible person. A producer of the Josh Fox film How to Let Go of the World and Love all

2016-10-20 22:13

@Google: Before the Flood review – DiCap­rio's level-​headed climate change doc The Guardian

The Guardian Before the Flood review – DiCaprio's level-​headed climate change doc The Guardian Here is a heart­felt, decent, educat­ional docume­ntary about the most important issue of our time – climate change – presented by A-​lister Leonardo DiCaprio, who proves his own commi­tment to the cause. His own interest began with an encounter with Al ... Review: 7 key scenes in Leonardo DiCaprio's…

2016-10-20 22:00

@Google: Where Trump and Clinton stand on climate change CBS News

CBS News Where Trump and Clinton stand on climate change CBS News The third and final presid­ential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Wednesday night in Las Vegas covered a wide range of issues from abortion to foreign policy to the national debt, but there was one glaring omission — climate change. The Climate Questions the Next President Should Answer Climate Central Donald Trump…

2016-10-20 21:29

@Manchester Climate Monthly: Plug for Upcoming Carbon Coop event in Manch­ester – ‘hacking the energy system’

Reposted from here. What next for community energy? Community energy has been hard hit by cuts to renewable subsidies and It is a time of great change and uncert­ainty for those in the sector. In this blog post I look …

2016-10-20 21:25

@Climate Progress : These are the people Trump is referring to when he talks about ‘bad hombres’

2016-10-20 21:16

@Climate Progress : Let’s be clear, neither candidate scored points with Haiti during the debate

2016-10-20 20:47

@Climatism: Alarmist Scien­tists Are Trying To Hide The Good News That The Planet Is Getting Greener

Origi­nally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT : By Paul Homewood ? http://www­.breitbart­.com/londo­n/2016/10/­19/ala/ ? Dellers writes for Breit­bart: ? Alarmist scien­tists are trying to cover up the good news that rising CO2 levels are making the planet turn greener. And that even includes one of the scien­tists who made the discovery in the…

2016-10-20 20:39

@Climate Progress : Trump used his found­ation to fund guerrilla filmmaker James O’Keefe

2016-10-20 20:37

@Google: Movies|­Review: In 'Before the Flood,' Leonardo DiCaprio Sounds the Climate-​Change Alarm New York Times

New York Times Movies|­Review: In'B­efore the Flood,' Leonardo DiCaprio Sounds the Climate -​Change Alarm New York Times It's a docume­ntary in which Leonardo DiCaprio sounds the alarm about global warming, something that could not possibly have escaped anyone's attention in recent years and is at this point probably beyond discus­sion: Either you think climate change is ... Review: 7 key scenes in…

2016-10-20 20:37

@Climate Progress : Court ruling brings most purged Ohio voters back into the democ­ratic process

2016-10-20 20:28

@Watts Up With That?: A geolo­gical perspe­ctive on sea level and storm surges.

Guest post by David Middleton “Sea level has already risen by about a foot, 1 foot, in much of the South­east, which means Matthew’s storm surge was higher, and the flooding was more severe.” –Hillary Clinton, Miami FL, 11 October 2016 When I read this quote in William Ander­son’s recent post, I was reminded of…

2016-10-20 20:24

@Mike Hulme: The cultural functions of climate

I delivered the keynote lecture to the Royal Anthropo­logical Instit­ute’s interna­tional confe­rence on Anthrop­ology, Weather and Climate Change, held at the British Museum in May 2016.  You can listen to the lecture here and view the accomp­anying slides here. The talk intro­duces one of the key ideas I develop in my new book Weath­ered: Cultures

2016-10-20 20:16

@Mike Hulme: The role of language in the climate change debate

I have written this Foreword to the forthc­oming book edited by Kjersti Fløttum, ‘The role of language in the climate change debate‘, due out with Routledge in 2017. Foreword In March 2015 the BBC screened a 90 minute TV docume­ntary titled ‘Climate Change by Numbe­rs’.  The programme aimed to improve public underst­anding of climate change

2016-10-20 20:04

@Jo Nova: US Election and Vote Rigging: The question is not “if”, but “how much”

Trump would have been crazy to sign a blank cheque  on election results when high ranking Democrat opera­tives admit on video that they cheat the system as much as they can. Scott Foval bragged they have been busing people in to key seats ” to deal with you fuckin assholes for fifty years, and we’re not going to stop now”. Who plays nice in the face of that rank hosti­lity?

Hillary said…

2016-10-20 19:59

@Real Science: 2000 : Democrats Rejected Election Results – Said Jeb Bush Rigged The Election

11 Nov 2000, Page 8 – The Courier-​Journal at Newspap­ers.com

2016-10-20 19:51

@Climate Progress : Donald Trump’s disregard for teachers

2016-10-20 19:45

@Climate Progress : The EPA should have helped Flint months before it did, watchdog says

2016-10-20 19:40