Mann persecuted by The Man, again

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

ABCNews.com: Climate Science Skepticism: 5 Controversial Claims

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

MPR Interview

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

Phil Jones to temporarily step down as head of CRU

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

Hansen arrested in coal mining protest

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