RealClimate on the Australian bushfires

I recently wrote about the tragic bushfires in Australia and how it seems to me that it is reasonable to ask if this would have happened without anthropogenic climate changes. Real Climate has the details on this in their latest post: Bushfires and extreme heat in south-east Australia. The post is by David Karoly, Professor … Continue reading RealClimate on the Australian bushfires

Another Week of GW News, February 15, 2009

Sipping from the internet firehose... This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H.E.Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week's Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Another week of Climate Disruption News Information overload is pattern recognition February 15, 2009 Top Stories:AAAS, Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Nicholas Stern, Open Access, YD … Continue reading Another Week of GW News, February 15, 2009

Googling the world’s oceans

It's time to take a deep look at the world's oceans, from Straightgoods: Google is adding the world's oceans to its extensive Earth mapping. In a phone conversation with David Suzuki Foundation staff, John Hanke, director of Google Earth and Maps, admitted, "We had really overlooked two thirds of the planet." Partly because of prodding … Continue reading Googling the world’s oceans

Climate science for your iPod – February 10, 2009

Here are this week's climate related podcasts (and some on only tangentially relevant subjects!). NOTE: Presentation of content in this list does not imply endorsement of the views expressed within and I may or may not have listened to it myself! Please highlight good, bad or interesting aspects in the comments. You can email suggestions … Continue reading Climate science for your iPod – February 10, 2009