I always marvel at the scientist-government conspiracy theories the more wacky members of the climate denial machine toss around so confidently. How do they fit this into their world view? In papers sent to UVA April 23, Cuccinelli's office commands the university to produce a sweeping swath of documents relating to Mann's receipt of nearly … Continue reading Mann persecuted by The Man, again
A nice site about our blue planet's blueness, The Reef Tank, asked to repost a recent ocean related article of mine and did so here. Always worth checking them out!
Last week I was interviewed by Ki Mae Heussner for an article on ACBNews.com. That article can be viewed here. Anyone coming here from there via the "How to Talk to a Climate Sceptic" link, it was incomplete, click here. I think that in the broader scheme of "science says sky is blue, Republicans disagree" … Continue reading ABCNews.com: Climate Science Skepticism: 5 Controversial Claims
You can hear the interview Paul Huttner of Minesota Public Radio did with me here. My part starts just after minute 7 of Part 2 and is about 6 minutes long. The show page is here. Listen to Part 1: http://minnesota.publicradio.org/www_publicradio/tools/media_player/js/swfobject.js/**/ and/or part 2: http://minnesota.publicradio.org/www_publicradio/tools/media_player/js/swfobject.js/**/ I hope the association with Real Climate was not over … Continue reading MPR Interview
For anyone near the computer on Sunday 6PM CST I will be on Minnesota Public Radio's Jet Streaming program for a very brief interview. After the fact I will link to an MP3 file. he interview has already been taped and I think it went pretty well, but we will see how it was from … Continue reading Yours truly on Minnesota Public Radio
Well, I see no one takes my advice on anything! The Associated Press LONDON -- Britain's University of East Anglia says the director of its prestigious Climatic Research Unit is stepping down pending an investigation into allegations that he overstated the case for man-made climate change. The university says Phil Jones will relinquish his position … Continue reading Phil Jones to temporarily step down as head of CRU
Visitor's Time : Nov 24 2009 7:30:10 am Visit Number : 500,000 Location Continent : Europe Country : Spain State/Region : Madrid City : Madrid Hello Spain! and visit number 500K. Who would have imagined....?
James Hansen was arrested today for trespassing at a protest against mountaintop removal coal mining in Coal River Valley, West Virginia. Today Top Climate Scientist James Hansen and Actress Daryl Hannah were Arrested in Effort to Stop Mountaintop Removal Also arrested was former Representative Ken Hechler, Michael Brune of Rainforest Action Network, Goldman Winner Judy … Continue reading Hansen arrested in coal mining protest
Just like those national debt clocks showing you dollar by dollar how high it is, this site has a "Carbon Counter" showing how many metric tons of carbon have been released into the atmosphere. As I post this, we are at 3,642,255,344,781. No wait, now its 3,642,255,367,521...no, it's 3,642,255,381,988...well, you get the picture! They have … Continue reading Know the Number
By the by, I have another post up on The Energy Grid called The Blame Game. This week's question is one of finding fault. What brought us to the current confluence of crises? Was it a failure of the political, or the technological? Unlike the beltway pundits and the political scoundrels they defend, who use … Continue reading Energy Grid: The Blame Game