Posted  18 November 2009

"Himalayan glaciers show variable behaviour over the past hundred years. Most have retreated, some have stayed almost static, and some have a record of advance and retreat. This parallels the rest of the world, where most glaciers have been retreating since the end of the...

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Posted 11 November 2009

New data show that the balance between the airborne and the absorbed fraction of carbon dioxide has stayed approximately constant since 1850, despite emissions of carbon dioxide having risen from about 2 billion tons a year in 1850 to 35 billion tons a year now. This su...

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Posted 10 November 2009

"There is receding support in the U.S. and Europe too, which is why next month's Copenhagen confab is expected to be such a dud. Like the U.S., Australia is ignoring this common sense and pushing ahead to impose an expensive cap-and-trade regime on its economy. At the very...

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Posted 7 November 2009

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has spewed out a rhetorical barrage on climate skeptics worldwide, saying skeptics 'are too 'dangerous to ignore' and are 'holding the world to ransom'. Climate Depot's Marc Morano has written a detailed point-by-point rebuttal of Rudd...

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Posted 7 November

"What we have here is a grotesque inverted pyramid of dross constructed on the crest of a sand dune, which drains rivers of treasure and, just as importantly, human attention away from environmental concerns of real and genuine consequence. And, as I say, it is to this that you...

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