SETTLED SCIENCE? NO SUCH THING

June 27, 2012, 6:23 am News

Posted 27 June 2012

Professor Bob Carter, writing in The Australian: "So what about the IPCC's much-trumpeted, claimed 'gold standard' of only using peer-reviewed papers? It is completely exposed by Canadian investigative journalist Donna Laframboise, who showed an amazing 30 per cent of the ar

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Posted 26 June 2012

"To the extent that there is such a thing as normal science, it relies upon accurate observations to verify its theories. Accurate is the operative word here. Climate research has to rely on spectacularly inaccurate data from information on Earth’s past climate. Even though

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Posted 25 June 2012

Christopher, Viscount Monchton of Brenchley, has attended the United Nations gabfest at Rio de Janeiro last week, which has prompted him to comment as follows, in a commentary that would be laughable if it wasn't so depressing:

"The UN has outlived its usefulness and shoul...

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Posted 23 June 2012

Fritz Vahrenholt, one of Germany's earliest green energy investors, is

not convinced that humanity is causing catastrophic global warming. He writes in UK Daily Telegraph:

"For many years, I was an active supporter of the IPCC and its CO2 theory. Recent experience with t...

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Posted 21 June 2012

Distinguished US climate scientist Dr Richard Lindzen, kf the Massachusetts Institute oif Technology (MIT) lasy year updated an important paper, in whjch he said, inter alia: "This paper deals with the origin of the cultural changes and with specific examples of the operation...

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Posted 13 May 2012

This site shows a number of comparative graphs of possible future global temperature variations. The IPCC provides temperature “projections” as part of their assessment reports. These projections are based on various “storyline” scenarios using various amounts of CO2 to...

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Posted 12 May 2012

When, in the 1920s, the new Nazi party raised the pagan swastika flag celebrating the power of irrational animal nature over civilization and reason, the Volkisch Greens flocked to the cause. In the 1970s, as environmentalism became fashionable again, Haussleiter (founder of th...

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First posted 24 April 2012

'Gaia' scientist James Lovelock  reverses himself: I was 'alarmist' about climate change and so was Gore!'...'The problem is we don't know what the climate is doing. We thought we knew 20 years ago.'...'The world has not warmed up very much since the millennium. Twelve...

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Posted 26 April 2012

This paper by the now late Dr Robert E. Stevenson, who was Secretary General of the International Association for the Physical Science of the Oceans from 1987 to 1995, and worked as an oceanographer for the U.S. Office of Naval Research for 20 years, da6tes backi to 2000, bu...

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Posted 25 April 2012

A leading libertarian and centre-right blogger, Ryan Houck, tells how he could make America fail, without even firing a single shot. The same scenario might apply in other Western countries.

As well as reading the words below, watch a video here :

Words by Ryan...

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Posted 30 March 2012

The supporters of the theory of manmade global warming are mainly financial beneficiaries, believers in big government, or Greens. They are usually university educated. They generally prefer the methods of government, namely politics and coercion, rather than the voluntary tr...

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Posted 7 March 2012

Our Coalition announces with profound regret the sudden death yesterday of one our co-founders Owen McShane, at the age of 71. For decades, Owen has been a lucid, articulate voice of reason across a wide range of infrastructure and planning issues, always impeccable in the dep...

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Posted 26 February 2012

Dr David Evans, formerly of the Australain Greehouse Office, has checked the main predictions of the climate models against the best and latest data. Fortunately the climate models got all their major predictions wrong. Why? Every serious skeptical scientist has been consi...

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UPDATE ON HIGH COURT CASE V NIWA

February 24, 2012, 5:42 am News

Posted 25 February 2012

This posting contains principal affidavits relating to the appllcation to the High Court of New Zealand  by the New Zealand Climate Science Education Trust for a Declaratory Judgement in respect of temperatutre records published by the National Institute of Water and Atmo...

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Posted 25 February 2012

Three perspectives on the now exposed episode in which a US climate alarmist has admitted obtaining by vraud documents from the Heartland Institute, of Chicago, well knownfor its oppositionm o claims of "anthropogenic global warming":

 A blog in the US journal *Scienti...

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Posted 24 February 2012

Distinguished M.I.T.Professor Richard Lindzen has addressed a well attended meeting in the UK House of Commons.  He described how, over the last 150 years, CO2 (or its equivalents) has doubled. This has been accompanied by a rise in temperature of seven or eight tenths of...

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Posted 15 February 2012

Professor W J R (Will) Alexander's thoughts on the Montford paper on the Royal Society: "After sending off Memo 03/12 on the unverified hypothesis issue I downloaded Andrew Montford's report The Royal Society on climate change [elsewhere on this site]. It was very disturbi...

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Posted 12 February 2012

Professor W J R  (Will) Alexander wriotes his third chapter about 'global warming as an uverified hypothesis: "Until now climate change scientists have successfully avoided facing an independent panel of experts. They have gone further by vilifying those who disagree with...

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Posted 14 February 2012

This post links to a 38 page paper by Andrew Montford, "Nullius in Verba - The Royal Society and Climate Change".  As Professor Richard Lindzen says in his foreword: "Andrew Montford provides a straightforward and unembellished chronologyof the perversion not only of The...

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Posted 9 February 2012

“THE CO2 LIES … pure fear-mongering … should we blindly trust the experts?” That’s what Germany’s leading daily Bild wrote in its print and online editions, on the very day that renowned publisher Hoffmann & Campe officially released a skeptic book – one written by a pr...

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