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Arctic Ice Abounds at 2021 Minimum — Iowa Climate Science Education

The images above come from MASIE showing ice extents on day 260, the lowest daily extent on average the last 14 years.  Note that 2012 was the lowest in this period and 2021 is now the highest, surpassing 2014. The … Continue reading

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MIT: Fusion Approaching “Kitty Hawk” Moment — Climate Denial Crock of the Week

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UK Govt under fire as nuclear industry claim they have been banned from COP26 — Climatism

Originally posted on Tallbloke’s Talkshop: Opponents of nuclear power, of which the most obvious would be rival industries like wind and solar power, must have a strong influence within the UK government if there really is a ‘no nuclear’ policy … Continue reading

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The problem with climate models — Andy May Petrophysicist

By Andy May In my last post, on Scafetta’s new millennial temperature reconstruction, I included the following sentence that caused a lot of controversy and discussion in the comments: “The model shown uses a computed anthropogenic input based on the … Continue reading

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Land and Oceans Cooling August 2021 — Science Matters

The post below updates the UAH record of air temperatures over land and ocean.  But as an overview consider how recent rapid cooling  completely overcame the warming from the last 3 El Ninos (1998, 2010 and 2016).  The UAH record … Continue reading

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CO2 Changes Follow Temp Changes, Not the Reverse 2021 Update — Science Matters

This post is about proving that CO2 changes in response to temperature changes, not the other way around, as is often claimed.  In order to do  that we need two datasets: one for measurements of changes in atmospheric CO2 concentrations … Continue reading

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Adios, Global Warming — Science Matters

The post below updates the UAH record of air temperatures over land and ocean.  But as an overview consider how recent rapid cooling has now completely overcome the warming from the last 3 El Ninos (1998, 2010 and 2016).  The … Continue reading

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Climate Audit of the IPCC AR6 Hockey Stick — Science Matters

Stephen McIntyre has an interesting post today at his blog Climate Audit The IPCC AR6 Hockeystick  Excerpts in italics with my bolds. Although climate scientists keep telling us that defects in their “hockey stick” proxy reconstructions don’t matter – that … Continue reading

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#Drought – More Than Temperature – Governs Diversity of Life on #Earth — University of #Arizona — Coyote Gulch

Dying trees. Photo credit: University of Arizona Here’s the release from the University of Arizona (Mikayla Mace Kelley): Scientists have long believed that temperature – especially freezing cold – limits diversity of plant species as they proliferate out from the … Continue reading

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University of East Anglia ‘Climategate’ scandal to be turned into film — Tallbloke’s Talkshop

Here’s the BBC to tell us it wasn’t a scandal after all, as the scientists who admitted behaving badly by ignoring Freedom of Information requests, and other suspect practices, were really just innocent victims of ‘cyber terrorism’ and malevolent climate … Continue reading

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Voters Care About Affordable Energy, Not Climate Change — Climate Change Dispatch #climatechange #ClimateCrisis #ClimateAction — Environmental

Over the last week or so, some House Republicans have made it clear that they want to “do something” about climate change. That is both bad and not surprising news. In a world in which millions of people worldwide die … Continue reading

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BBC’s 50C Days Rubbish — Watts Up With That?

We should not be surprised to learn that the BBC are using this junk science to launch a new series, which doubtless will peddle more lies and misinformation: BBC’s 50C Days Rubbish — Watts Up With That?

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