climate change

CO2 – It’s GOOD for the planet

by Skip April 28, 2016

Yeah, I’m betting that the NIMBY and BANANA enviros that hate all energy other than solar are going to watch each other’s heads explode: CO2 Increasing Food Production And Plant Water Efficiency: Two new papers in the journal “Nature Climate Change” are pointing out the positive benefits of increased Co2 . The first claims that […]

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Mark Steyn – New Criterion interview on the Climatistas

by Skip April 27, 2016

NH’s own Mark Steyn should be deemed to be a national treasure.  Here are a couple of clips from an interview he did with The New Criterion on climate change and the whole biz surrounding the proponents of Bigger Government that should be enabled to “save us”. I like his style – this first clip […]

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Ah, that past climate stuff…or settled or something…

by Skip April 6, 2016

The Internet – it never forgets. (H/T: Instapundit)

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Apocalypse Called Off – Seas Not Cooperating

by Steve MacDonald April 1, 2016
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The impending doom of the Marshall Islands, which alarmists predicted were destined to drown in short-order thanks to uncontrolled anthropogenic sea-level rise, has been called off. You may have missed that update. You can blame the lack of mainstream media reporting on the rapid decline in sea level around the no longer doomed poster-child atoll of […]

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Oh, the irony….

by Skip February 23, 2016

Its famed research vessels and scientists are arrayed across the globe, installing weather instruments off the Cape, tracking water currents in the Labrador Sea, monitoring monsoons in India, and measuring melting ice in Antarctica. In these and other ways, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is playing a leading role in raising the alarm — and […]

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This will torque Bruce Currie off: “Increased atmospheric Carbon Dioxide has increased U.S. forest health in recent decades”

by Skip January 20, 2016

“United States forest health has improved over recent decades and is not likely to be impaired in at least the next few decades.” Bruce is one of our Progressive commenters here at the ‘Grok; I do give him kudos for entering our “lion’s den” especially when posts on global cooling global warming climate change climate […]

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Three Weeks To Gore-mageddon, 5deg F Tonight!

by Mike January 4, 2016

Courtesy of RushLimbaugh.com,, in 2006, Algore predicted we had ten years left to save the world, so Rush did what any sensible observer would do – he started a ten year countdown timer – 3 weeks to go – is it warmer yet? (5deg F in SOUTHERN NH) Meanwhile, as American Thinker reminds us: [W]ho […]

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“I’ll believe it’s a crisis when the people who tell me it’s a crisis act like it’s a crisis”

by Skip December 25, 2015

From Glenn Reynolds at Instapundit; just like my “what you do afterwards is most important”, the most important part of his meme is “act like it’s a crisis“.  In other words, don’t just flap yer gums, DO it.  Honor your words, show us that you’re serious.  Just like Bette Midler! December 22, 2015, 63 degrees […]

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Climate Hustle – World Premier

by Steve MacDonald December 4, 2015
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(Sorbonne, Paris) CFACT will hold the world premiere of its long-awaited Climate Hustle skeptical documentary film at an invitation-only red carpet event in Paris during the UN’s COP 21 international summit on climate change. Featuring interviews and comments from more than 30 renowned scientists and climate experts, Climate Hustle lays out compelling evidence that devastates […]

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El Nino Climate Story in Sunday’s Union Leader is Misleading

by Steve MacDonald November 22, 2015
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This morning’s Union Leader includes a story from the LA Times, “Report: El Niño could be most powerful on record.” It suggests that an important region used to measure the strength of the phenomenon is as warm as anyone has ever recorded. And it is. The problem is that data critical to such a comparison […]

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Mr. President? Sir?

by Skip November 13, 2015

"No challenge poses a greater threat to our future than climate change." —@POTUS: http://t.co/WHt0jT8KmX #ActOnClimate — The White House (@WhiteHouse) August 25, 2015 Would you like to reconsider this pronouncement given the 15 year old emergent threat that just killed 158+ people in Paris?  With one attacker heard to be saying “This is for Syria”?  Methinks […]

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IPCC Stooges – Another View

by Mike November 10, 2015

To complement Steve’s article on Climate stooges, I thought I’d dig up this image of the prime fraudsters movers behind the IPCC’s scam:

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The climate tree

by Skip September 24, 2015

(H/T: NetRightDaily)

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Data Point – Climate models versus Reality

by Skip September 22, 2015

“…The fourth IPCC report [para 9.1.3] says : “Results from forward calculations are used for formal detection and attribution analyses. In such studies, a climate model is used to calculate response patterns (‘fingerprints’) for individual forcings or sets of forcings, which are then combined linearly to provide the best fit to the observations.” And then […]

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Yes folks, they really believed this prediction

by Skip September 15, 2015

After all, didn’t he win a Nobel Prize for stuff like this? Er, did it actually happen?  No, of course not…but he’s gotten rich by selling “climate change indulgences”, hasn’t he? (H/T: Liberal Logic 101)

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Climate Change: about the Benjamins rather than by Degree

by Skip September 13, 2015

Shot: Poor nations want U.S. to pay reparations for extreme weather …Preparatory talks ahead of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change to be held in Paris in December has representatives from developing nations asking for more than an already agreed upon $100 billion per year for climate change mitigation measures. They want additional compensation for […]

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Obama Is Focused On The Real Threat!

by Mike September 7, 2015
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Data Points – 3500 years of climate change and an 18 year pause

by Skip September 6, 2015

From Powerline: The analysis of the past 2500 years involved data from tree rings, sediment cores, stalagmites, etc. A plot of the data yields a climate operating with cyclic behavior. Compared to the maxima and minima of the past, the current minima and maxima show that there is nothing unusual happening today. The scientists say […]

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Feds Tie Education Funding To Arming Teachers

by Steve MacDonald March 22, 2015
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My apologies for the click-bait headline but imagine, if you will… Starting next year, the Department of Education will only approve education funds to states whose governors approve concealed carry and firearms training for teachers and administrators in public schools. Keep in mind that there is a constitutional basis for armed self-defense and no constitutional […]

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The Left – “disagree with us and you should be PUNISHED!”

by Skip March 18, 2015

And they are not kidding.  We have written about this before – upon hearing ANY kind of disagreement from anyone, they immediately run, not to confront the issue, but to denounce, demonize, and delegitimize that person.  And then they call for banishment.  No, there is no discussion, no debate on the points – they simply […]

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Shouldn’t NH Move The RGGI Money to the Plow Budget?

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2015
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If Global warming still causes increased snowfall… …And New Hampshire is going to continue to scam the entire state with a broad based tax on energy so they can use that “revenue” to counteract the impact of global warming… …seems to me the tens of millions in RGGI emissions reduction plunder we get annually would […]

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Er, who elected the UN to take over the world’s economy?

by Skip February 9, 2015

And one wonder’s why Conservatives are so anti-UN? UN Climate Chief Announces “We Are Remaking The World Economy” The United Nation’s climate chief says that reordering the global economy to fight climate change is the “most difficult” task the international body has ever undertaken. Christiana Figueres, who heads up the U.N.’s Framework Convention on Climate […]

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Benedict Was Right And Francis Is Wrong

by Mike January 7, 2015

Why We Didn’t Have a Latin Pope Before, And Probably Shouldn’t In Future! Cardinal Ratzinger, AKA Pope Benedict, is an erudite scholar of Theology and History, who grew up in Nazi Germany. He knew well the evils of Socialism and Islam and wasn’t afraid to call them out. Such a good, upstanding, and scholarly character […]

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HURRY! Finish up Christmas shopping before

by Skip November 30, 2014

Heh!  Now we start to watch all of the CLIMATE APOCALYPSE!!!!  predictions starting to come due – and #FAIL.  This one is rather inconvenient – it will, pretty much, shorten the Christmas buying season, much to the dismay of retailers everywhere: Only three days left to save The Earth Prof Penny Sackett, Herald Sun December 04, 2009 We’ve […]

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Green Energy ‘Simply Wont Work,’ Say Google Engineers

by Steve MacDonald November 23, 2014
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Two Stanford PhDs, Ross Koningstein having trained in aerospace engineering and David Fork in applied physics, have spent four years (fully funded by Google) to examine and solve the so-called problem of the so-called renewable energy future. At the start of RE<C, we had shared the attitude of many stalwart environmentalists: We felt that with […]

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We Don’t Need No Stinking Hurricanes

by Steve MacDonald October 1, 2014
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Want to know a secret?  The word ‘Change’ in Climate Change means they can change the meaning every time nature proves them wrong…which is often. More snow, colder winters, growing ice-caps, cool rainy summers in the central plains, fewer wildfires, expensive liberal-owned beach-front property still above water,  everything that contradicts all their modeling and scare-mongering […]

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Ice Caps Growing And Now Record Crop Output?

by Steve MacDonald September 22, 2014
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I’m not saying there’s no climate change, heck, day before yesterday it was freezing cold in the AM and this morning it was a bit warmer.  Something changed. Ski resorts were testing their snow guns in mid September, that’s change.  It’s happened before.  Once,or twice.  And I am not here to bury ‘Caesar’ but to […]

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Craigslist – Community Organizer Position in NH.

by Steve MacDonald August 1, 2014
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Speaking with voters and community members regarding issues related to the environment and climate change? I could do that. Posted: 2 days ago COMMUNITY ORGANIZER POSITION! – $14/hour+Bonuses (New Hampshire – Multiple Cities) compensation: $14/Hour + Bonuses contract job internship part-time non-profit organization Looking for independent, personable people to join our team to talk to […]

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Oh, that 0.018 degree difference for the EPA new crushing CO2 regulations?

by Skip June 18, 2014

The killing of coal by the Administration that I wrote about here?  Simply because: the GAIA worshipping environmentalist ideology has completely wormed its way into Government to grasp the levers of power. Progressives, once again, FORCING the rest of us to live our lives in ways THEY approve of – our opinions don’t matter. In […]

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Envrio-nazis say – ‘No heat for you!’

by Steve MacDonald June 2, 2014
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When I heard that COSMOS was coming back on I was a bit excited–for a few seconds.  I enjoyed the original, way back when, though I was not tuned in at the time to potential abuses of the medium for axe-grinding or propaganda. The first episode of the new COSMOS wasted no time demonstrating that […]

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