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The Science Is Settled! Now Shut Up!

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:41
A few “scientific” examples of instances where liberals demand conformity without putting forth evidence. Source: The Science Is Settled! Now Shut Up!

Al Gore Adds Brexit To The ‘Stupid Things Blamed on Climate Change’ List

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:40
by Jeff Dunetz | Mar 26, 2017 | Climate Perhaps it’s because most of the calamities predicted in the first movie didn’t happen, hurricanes didn’t increase in frequency and strength, polar ice caps didn’t melt, NY and other coastal cities aren’t underwater,   Mt. Kilimanjaro still is snow-capped, tornadoes aren’t increasing in frequency and strength, [...]

Recent Research Shows Climate Models Are Mostly “Black Box” Fudging, Not Real Science

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:02
Climate models fail on the test stand By Dr. Sebastian Lüning and Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt [German text translated/edited by P Gosselin) 20 years ago climate models were celebrated as a huge breakthrough. Finally we were able to reproduce reality in the computer, which had been becoming ever more powerful and faster. Source: Recent Research Shows [...]

EU’s Roger Helmer’s Speech to Heartland Skeptics Summit in Washington

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:01
Good evening Ladies and Gentlemen, Friends and Colleagues, and greetings from the European parliament. You’ve just seen a speech I gave a couple of weeks back in the plenary session in Strasbourg. If you’re wondering why there were so few members in the chamber — that’s because it was about 10:30 at night. Source: Speech [...]

Video: Milloy presents ‘Draining the Government Climate Science Swamp’ at the Heartland Institute climate conference

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:00
The March 23-24, 2017 Heartland Institute climate conference (12th International Conference on Climate Change) panel on resetting climate policy (Steve Milloy, Bette Grande, Myron Ebell) begins at about 2:54 into the video. Milloy’s presentation is at the beginning. Source: Video: Milloy presents ‘Draining the Government Climate Science Swamp’ at the Heartland Institute climate conference

Why are climate-change models so flawed? Because climate science is so incomplete!

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:58
By Jeff Jacoby GLOBE COLUMNIST MARCH 14, 2017 “DO YOU believe,” CNBC’s Joe Kernen asked Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency’s new director, in an interview last Thursday, “that it’s been proven that CO2 is the primary control knob for climate?” Replied Pruitt: “No. Source: Why are climate-change models so flawed? Because climate science is [...]

Trump Readies ‘Energy Independence’ Order To Repeal Obama Climate Policies

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:58
‘A pro-growth and pro-environment approach’ Source: Trump Readies ‘Energy Independence’ Order To Repeal Obama Climate Policies

Another (Michael) Manntastic claim: Extreme weather events linked to climate change impact on the jet stream

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:57
From Penn State, and the “close but no cigar” department (see bold in text) comes this modelspalooza masquerading as science: Unprecedented summer warmth and flooding, forest fires, drought and torrential rain — extreme weather events are occurring more and more often, but now an international team of climate scientists has found a connection between many… [...]

NYTimes Claim: The Trump Administration’s War on Science

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:56
I fixed the headline (and more) for the New York Times. Below is today’s attack on President Trump’s proposed cuts to the government ‘science’ budget. My comments in blocked-off italics. ### The Trump Administration’s War on Science By The Editorial Board, March 27, 2017 “Think of the marvels we can achieve if we simply set [...]

Analysis finds NOAA satellite data is incompatible with theory of man-made global warming

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:56
Analysis finds NOAA satellite data is incompatible with theory of man-made global warming Previous posts by Dr. Noor van Andel have demonstrated that the theory of anthropogenic global warming [AGW] is falsified by observations over the past 62 years which show outgoing radiation from greenhouse gases has significantly increased, rather than decreased as predicted by [...]

Watch: Morano on Canadian TV talks Trump: ‘Plain talk’ on climate agenda may unleash full-blown ‘Clexit’

Climate Depot - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 11:48
  The last time we saw Climate Hustle director Marc Morano, he was causing a ruckus at the UN Climate Change Conference in Morocco. His documentary detailing misconceptions about climate change, and obvious enthusiasm for Donald Trump, made him so unwelcome he was “escorted” out by climate cops. I recently ran into Marc in much tamer [...]

Russia starts to build MBIR vessel

World Nuclear News - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 09:09
AEM-Technology has started the manufacture of the reactor pressure vessel for MBIR – the multipurpose sodium-cooled fast neutron research reactor that is under construction at the site of the Research Institute of Atomic Reactors at Dmitrovgrad, which is in Russia's Ulyanovsk region. Based in Volgodonsk, AEM-Technology is part of Atomenergomash, itself a subsidiary of Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom.

UK limits Cavendish Fluor contract to 2019

World Nuclear News - Mon, 03/27/2017 - 08:56
The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority has decided to terminate its contract with Cavendish Fluor Partnership for the management and decommissioning of 12 redundant Magnox sites, including two research sites. In a written ministerial statement to the House of Commons today, Energy Secretary Greg Clark said there is a big difference between the contract with CFP and the work that is required. Clark also announced that the NDA had settled outstanding litigation claims against it by Energy Solutions and Bechtel.

Volcanology: Vulcan rule beneath the sea

Nature Geoscience Advanced Online - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 23:00

Nature Geoscience. doi:10.1038/ngeo2929

Author: Deborah Kelley

Over 70% of the volcanism on Earth occurs beneath an ocean veil. Now, robotic- and fiber-optic-based technologies are beginning to reveal this deep environment and identify subaqueous volcanoes as rich sources of sulfur, carbon dioxide and life.

Complexity in estimating past and future extreme short-duration rainfall

Nature Geoscience Advanced Online - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 23:00

Nature Geoscience. doi:10.1038/ngeo2911

Authors: Xuebin Zhang, Francis W. Zwiers, Guilong Li, Hui Wan & Alex J. Cannon

Mobility and persistence of methane in groundwater in a controlled-release field experiment

Nature Geoscience Advanced Online - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 23:00

Nature Geoscience. doi:10.1038/ngeo2919

Authors: Aaron G. Cahill, Colby M. Steelman, Olenka Forde, Olukayode Kuloyo, S. Emil Ruff, Bernhard Mayer, K. Ulrich Mayer, Marc Strous, M. Cathryn Ryan, John A. Cherry & Beth L. Parker

Electrification of sand on Titan and its influence on sediment transport

Nature Geoscience Advanced Online - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 23:00

Nature Geoscience. doi:10.1038/ngeo2921

Authors: J. S. Méndez Harper, G. D. McDonald, J. Dufek, M. J. Malaska, D. M. Burr, A. G. Hayes, J. McAdams & J. J. Wray

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