Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez at UN climate summit in Madrid: ‘Only a handful of fanatics deny the evidence’ The United Nations climate change conference known as COP25 opened in Madrid on Monday after it was moved to the Spanish capitalfrom Santiago de Chile, which had to cancel due to a wave of deadly street protests. Before that, Brazil had dropped its plans to hold the event. “The world is looking at us. […]

Catholics urged to divulge ‘eco-sins’ during Confession as Bishops launch a new environmental campaign Catholics are being urged to divulge their ‘eco-sins’ during Confession as Bishops launch a new environmental campaign. As part of an initiative to ensure that the Catholic Church plays a role in tackling the climate crisis, it is encouraging congregants to go to Confession, or “reconciliation services”. The lay-run campaign, called Journey to 2030, […]

Geologist Dr. Don Easterbrook’s new book on solar climate link is out: ‘It is unequivocally clear that climate changes, large & small, are driven by fluctuations of the sun’s magnetic field’ Note from Dr. Easterbrook: “I just competed a study of all warm and cold periods over the post 800,000 years and stumbled upon what must be the cause of the Ice Age and other climate changes. I looked at oxygen isotope temperatures, deuterium temperatures, CET temperatures, sunspot numbers, total solar irradiance, production rates of […]

The Left’s climate change hypocrisy: Even warmists themselves ‘can’t keep up with their own inane demands’ By Gregory Wrightstone The United Nations is at it again — trafficking in climate change alarmism to promote its globalist political agendas.  On November 26, 2019, the U.N. released another doom-and-gloom report, claiming that “drastic action” is the only way to avoid the catastrophic consequences that will result from climate change.  Translation: Bow down to our collectivist, progressive […]

Debunking the latest fake news about polar bears Debunking the latest fake news about polar bears By Larry Kummer, Editor / 9 Comments / 3 December 2019 Summary: After decades of building their power, now climate activists rule the news. They are bombarding the US public with exaggerations, misinformation, and even fabrications on a scale beyond review, let alone rebuttal. But a few people pluck examples from […]

Climatologist Dr. Judith Curry warns of the ‘drive to manufacture a scientific consensus’ and the ‘tremendous political pressure on scientists’ to support policy making goals Judith Curry op-ed The UN Climate Change Conference this week in Madrid provides an important opportunity to reflect on state of the public debate surrounding climate change. Most of the world’s governments are prioritizing energy security, affordability and industrial competitiveness over commitments made for the Paris climate agreement. Even if these countries were on […]

Principled Inaction in the Face of Climate Change Extremism

President Trump’s courageous commitment to America first on the issue of energy emissions. By Gregory Wrightstone For the next two weeks, delegates from nearly 200 countries and 29,000 visitors will be convening in Madrid for a summit on climate change. President Trump’s refusal to cosign radical climate extremism is a courageous gesture of principled […]

Early snow cover record set for USA – a foot of snow in 25 states By Anthony Watts Snow cover over Lower 48 most extensive on record for early December (going back to 2003). At least a foot of snow has fallen in 25 different states over last few days. And snow has fallen as far south as Southern California, Tennessee, and Northern Georgia. Snow covered the ground on […]

Leading Meteorologist Slams Climate Alarmists As ‘Desperate and Scientifically Wrong – ‘Doomsday Prophets” By P Gosselin High-profile Swiss meteorologist Jörg Kachelmann has penned a stinging commentary in the online Bayerischer Kurier concerning all the climate doomsday hysteria sweeping across Europe, and warns history tells us such hysteria has never turned out well. Swiss meteorologist Jörg Kachelmann. Photo: Weather.Us PIK’s “silly” science, doomsday prophets The veteran meteorologist, who is convinced the planet is […]

Greta Thunberg Warns that People Underestimate ‘the Force of Angry Kids’ BY THOMAS D. WILLIAMS, PH.D. Teenage climate scold Greta Thunberg issued another warning Tuesday to adults who allow global warming to continue, suggesting they fail to grasp the power of the young. “People are underestimating the force of angry kids,” the 16-year-old Swedish activist told crowds in Lisbon, Portugal. “They’re angry and frustrated.” Ms. Thunberg arrived […]