Breitbart Claim: “Study finds nearly all recent Global warming fabricated”

Tagging a claim as a “Breitbart Claim” is to more or less tag it as a “Fake News” claim, because this is a source that has no credibility for either accuracy or honesty. That’s not a specifically left wing vs right wing slur, but rather is a reflection of the track record they have established … Read moreBreitbart Claim: “Study finds nearly all recent Global warming fabricated”

Victoria Herrmann: “I am an Arctic researcher. Donald Trump is deleting my citations”

Victoria Herrmann, President and Managing Director of the Arctic Institute and a National Geographic explorer, has written a potentially important article …   As an Arctic researcher, I’m used to gaps in data. Just over 1% of US Arctic waters have been surveyed to modern standards. In truth, some of the maps we use today haven’t been updated … Read moreVictoria Herrmann: “I am an Arctic researcher. Donald Trump is deleting my citations”

Is the Effort to copy and preserve U.S. climate data paranoia or appropriate? – #Climate

A rather regular part of office life is the fire drill, an evert that you really do hope never happens when it is tipping down outside. When standing in the car park on one such occasion, I commented that this was a complete waste of time. In response , a colleague told us the story of a time … Read moreIs the Effort to copy and preserve U.S. climate data paranoia or appropriate? – #Climate

Iceland Volcano – How can I find out what is going on?

As you might, or perhaps might not, be aware, Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano is building up to a potential eruption … or not. Here below is a quick snapshot of what has been happening during the past 48 hours, and as you can see, not only have rather a lot of Earthquakes been hitting the area, but … Read moreIceland Volcano – How can I find out what is going on?