@Climate Scepticism: Lewand­owsky Compares Watts to Hitler

A great man once said: “The defin­ition of sanity is doing the same thing over and over hoping for a different result until you get carted away in a straitj­acket. Then you win.” Which is why I’m coming back to the subject of Professor Lewand­owsky, who is on record as stating that his research has …

2018-04-22 22:01

@Google: Climate change schism: Evange­lical Chris­tians divided on human role in global warming NBCNew­s.com

NBCNew­s.com Climate change schism: Evange­lical Chris­tians divided on human role in global warming NBCNew­s.com And few people know that better than atmosp­heric scientist Katharine Hayhoe, who recently ran into a pair of climate change skeptics while speaking at the Presby­terian Church in Granada Hills, Califo­rnia."­These were two men who were leaning back and ...

2018-04-22 11:54

@Real Science: Michael Mann’s Students No Longer Allowed Outside

“Of all tyran­nies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppres­sive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnip­otent moral busybo­dies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his …

2018-04-23 12:12

@Watts Up With That?: FLASH­BACK: Twenty years ago today, the infamous “hockey stick” was published in Nature

Twenty years ago today: The infamous “hockey stick” graph that crysta­lized global warming and ignited the climate wars was publi­shed, and became known as MBH98. The science in it was so bad, it is credited with spawni­ng the modern climate skeptic movement. Michael E. Mann writes in the formerly Scien­tific American: Two decades ago this week…

2018-04-23 20:55

@Google: My View: Climate change ironies Rockford Register Star

Rockford Register Star My View: Climate change ironies Rockford Register Star In the previous article in this series, we looked at the follies surrou­nding climate change; that is, how the “carbon pollu­tion” models that “environme­ntalists” use to support the “crisis” of climate change desper­ately fail to prove a crisis when ...

2018-04-21 20:16

@Paul Homewood: Is Putin Funding America’s Environ­mental Movement?

By Paul Homewood   Repost from Power Line:     With all the attention being paid to Russian “collu­sion” these days, it is remar­kable that there has been so much focus on Facebook ads while far more serious meddling by Vladimir Putin goes mostly unrema­rked. In partic­ular, Russia’s subsid­izing of U.S. environ­mental groups, specif­ically those

2018-04-22 10:28

@Google: What Exxon Knew: AEI Panel on Recent Climate Change Litig­ation Compet­itive Enter­prise Institute (blog)

Compet­itive Enter­prise Institute (blog) What Exxon Knew: AEI Panel on Recent Climate Change Litigation Compet­itive Enter­prise Institute (blog) The American Enter­prise Institute (AEI) this week held a panel discu­ssion titled “What did they know, and when did they know it?” on the growing swirl of state and municipal lawsuits alleging that Exxon­Mobil and other fossil fuel companies knowingly ...

2018-04-22 13:41

@Real Science: Frozen Minnes­otans Believe The Arctic Is Hot

With Minnesota running nearly 40 degrees colder than April, 1942 – CBS Minnesota believes the Arctic is hot and sea ice is at a “record low” Amount Of Arctic Sea Ice Is 2nd Lowest On Record « WCCO | CBS …

2018-04-23 10:07

@Climatism: EXCLU­SIVE: Bringing the stunning hypocrisy of a climate confe­rence out into the open

Origi­nally posted on Watts Up With That? : Some hypocr­itical findings after attending a climate confe­rence at the Unive­rsity of Calif­ornia at Berkeley UC Berkeley is just a short drive away, about three hours. We are often told by the “holier than thou” types who lecture us on the evils of modern energy consum­ption that we…

2018-04-22 21:49

@No Frakking Consensus: Invisible Scien­tific Debates

Scien­tific debate can't accom­plish its purpose if we pretend there is no debate.

2018-04-23 12:12

@The Chiefio - E.M. Smith: Why A Systems Flush Is Your Friend

Why I'm always swimming in the Digital River, crossing and recro­ssing it. Rotating systems freque­ntly, and with partit­ioned use cases.

2018-04-23 06:59

@Google: Photos: Climate march in downtown Rochester Post-​Bulletin

Post-​Bulletin Photos: Climate march in downtown Rochester Post-​Bulletin Six-​year-​old Brayden Andrews, of Roche­ster, carries a sign as the group waits to cross Second Street Southwest during the climate march Sunday, April 22, 2018, in downtown Roche­ster. Andrew Link / alink@po­stbullet­in.com. Climate March. Climate March ...

2018-04-22 21:19

@Real Science: Progre­ssives Banning Dangerous Books

2018-04-23 00:41

@Google: Climate change will make Califo­rnia's drought-​flood cycle more volatile, study finds Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Climate change will make Calif­ornia's drought-​flood cycle more volatile, study finds Los Angeles Times Califo­rnians should expect more dramatic swings between dry and wet years as the climate warms, according to a new study that found it likely that the state will be hit by devast­ating, wides­pread flooding in coming decades. UC resear­chers in essence ... and more »

2018-04-23 16:00

@John Fleck: “we don’t have water”

I had a nice talk Friday with Norman and Paul Kehmeier, father and son farmers in Delta County, Colorado, who get their water from Surface Creek, a tributary to the Gunnison. I called after getting a note earlier in the week from Norman, who I’d met last year on a trip to Grand Junction: Thought ...

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2018-04-23 02:52

@Skeptical Science: 2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change Global Warming News Roundup #16

A chronol­ogical listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week. Editor's Pick Earth Day and the Hockey Stick: A Singular Message Credit: Freesty­lephoto Getty Images

When the hockey stick was first attacked in the late 1990s I was initially reluctant to speak out, but I realized I had to defend myself against a cynical assault on my science and on…

2018-04-21 18:05

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: Deling­pole: Liberals Furious that New Head of NASA Is a Climate Change Skeptic

Origi­nally posted on CO2 is Life : NASA’s new Adminis­trator Jim Briden­stine is a climate change skeptic – and naturally the usual suspects are furious. Continue Reading Please Like, Share, Subscribe and Comment

2018-04-21 10:35