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Enviro-Psychologists Confirm Climate Alarmists Are Making Themselves Mentally Sick..."Doomer Depression"

Enviro-Psychologists Confirm Climate Alarmists Are Making Themselves Mentally Sick…”Doomer Depression”

The strategy of scaring people into action on climate change has backfired totally, so writes Kathrin Burger of the German leftist TAZ daily in a piece titled: Horror Scenarios Promote Depression. Psychologists say that many who have been listening excessively to climate alarmists are now ready for therapy. Photo: public domain – Marc NL It […]

Russian Tones Turn Harsher – Tough Sentences Looking More Likely For Greenpeace-30 Activists

Having read the latest on the Greenpeace-30 activists detained by Russian authorities last month, I sense that they probably will be spending a few more years in prison than what some us thought just a couple of days earlier, just after it was announced that piracy charges would be dropped and that the activists would […]

EU Plans To Regulate Homes And Society…But Backs Down (For Now) On Mandating Water Savings

On October 27, I wrote an article about the EU’s plan to ban “energy guzzling” vacuum cleaners, read here. This is all part of a plan by EU bureaucrats dubbed the European Ecodesign Directive, which aims to regulate consumers into radical energy efficiency and low carbon emission lives. Because many of these eco-intrusion schemes originate in Europe, […]

Early Warning Debacle - Hamburg Germany Issues First Storm Warning AFTER Cyclone Hits City!

Early Warning Debacle – Hamburg Germany Issues First Storm Warning AFTER Cyclone Hits City!

Powerful autumn storm St. Jude (dubbed Christian in Germany) swept across England and the North Sea Sunday and Monday, leaving a path of destruction in its wake. Especially hard hit were England, Northern France, Holland and the North German coast. The storm claimed 14 lives in Europe. Particularly hard hit was the north German port […]

It's Back Again To The Global Cooling Headlines Of The 1970s ... Climate Science Now Clearly In Total Confusion, Chaos!

It’s Back Again To The Global Cooling Headlines Of The 1970s … Climate Science Now Clearly In Total Confusion, Chaos!

In the 1940s and 50s, amid the Arctic meltdown, climate scientists back then warned of an ice-free Arctic and a warming planet. USS Skate at an ice-free North Pole in the 1950s. Public domain photo. Then in the 1970s the sea ice at the Arctic recovered and the globe again struggled with bitterly cold and long […]

Desperately Searching For Climate Warming Worldwide…None Found In China, Alaska, USA, Or Canada!

Desperately Searching For Climate Warming In China, Alaska And Canada By Dr. Sebastian Lüning and Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt (Translated, edited by P Gosselin) In mid October 2013 a temperature reconstruction of the last 250 years based on tree rings from northeast China appeared in the journal of Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. Recorded were the values for […]

Another European Directive That Really Sucks…EU Now Banning “Energy-Hungry” Home Appliances

The EU is now in the process of taking away larger size electric appliances from consumers, saying they consume too much energy. Small appliances are enough for the citizens and they’ll just have to learn to like them. EU banning “energy-hungry” vacuum cleaners Incandescent light bulbs have already been removed from the shelves. Next being removed […]

Germany Sends Clear Signal That It Will Slam The Brakes On Renewables..."Saving Industrial Jobs More Important!"

Germany Sends Clear Signal That It Will Slam The Brakes On Renewables…”Saving Industrial Jobs More Important!”

A major part of Germany’s SPD socialist party, Germany’s second largest party behind Angela Merkel’s CDU conservative party, is coming to its economic and social senses on the issues of climate change and renewable energy. The threat of social unrest and lack of warming are gradually changing minds. SPD boss Hannelore Kraft says industrial jobs […]

McKibben Says "Americans Have Their Heads Stuck In The Sand" And World Has "Too Much Fossil Fuel" To Burn

McKibben Says “Americans Have Their Heads Stuck In The Sand” And World Has “Too Much Fossil Fuel” To Burn

First they told us that we would soon run out of fossil fuels. But now we are starting to hear that we have too much, so says Bill McKibben in an interview with utlra-warmist German site Klmaretter (Climate Rescuer). Right now McKibben seems to be on a sort of trash-America tour in Europe, flying around in a fossil […]

Stunner: Germany's Alfred Wegener Institute Confirms Antarctic Sea Ice May Have Reached Record VOLUME!

Stunner: Germany’s Alfred Wegener Institute Confirms Antarctic Sea Ice May Have Reached Record VOLUME!

For whatever reason the following Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) press release was nowhere mentioned in the mainstream media. And I was not able to find the report in an English version. So what follows is a professional translation. It’s indeed something the alarmists can put in their pipes and smoke on for awhile. My emphasis added: ========================================== […]

Irish Times David Robert Grimes Foams At The Keyboard...Mounting Frustration Now On The Verge Of Anger

Irish Times David Robert Grimes Foams At The Keyboard…Mounting Frustration Now On The Verge Of Anger

David Robert Grimes of the Irish Times latest piece pretty much tells us all we all need to know about the state of mind of climate alarmists nowadays: it’s one of mounting frustration that’s on the verge of exploding anger. Are calls for anger what one typically sees from the winning side of a debate? […]

Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise Activists Charge Reduced To Hooliganism – Now Face Only 7 Years Prison Time

Various reports are coming out claiming that Russian authorities have reduced the charges against the Arctic Sunrise activists from piracy to hooliganism. Russia’s RT here reports the lesser hooliganism charge carries a maximum sentence of 7 years in prison. ‘The actions of those involved in the criminal case have been  reclassified to the charge of […]

Meteorologist: Gulf Stream weakens to lowest level in five years...may bode ill for Europe's winter!

Meteorologist: Gulf Stream weakens to lowest level in five years…may bode ill for Europe’s winter!

German meteorologist Dominik Jung has a commentary today at his wetternet.de site where he looks at the Atlantic Gulf Stream. The commentary is titled: “Is the Gulf Stream Now Losing Its Steam?” Over the last few days Central Europe has been enjoying almost summerlike temperatures as a weather system is drawing warm air from Mediterranean […]

Viner Warming Fears Disappearing! Scots Now Fear Brutal Ice-Age-Like Winter Conditions More Than Terrorism

Viner Warming Fears Disappearing! Scots Now Fear Brutal Ice-Age-Like Winter Conditions More Than Terrorism

The Voice of Russia today has a report titled Scottish in fear of bad weather more than terrorism. At first I thought it was about just another twisted survey to give the impression that people fear global warming climate change and the extremes it’s supposedly brings. But when you actually read the report, you quickly […]

Spiegel Surprised By "Amazingly Robust", Record Antarctic Sea Ice - NASA's Walt Meier Bewildered, Can Only Speculate

Spiegel Surprised By “Amazingly Robust”, Record Antarctic Sea Ice – NASA’s Walt Meier Bewildered, Can Only Speculate

Spiegel, for the first time that I can recall, reports on how sea ice in Antarctica refuses to melt and has reached a new maximum record. Antarctica’s record level sea ice is troubling those who were earlier convinced of the global warming science. Slowly, reluctantly, they are beginning to realize that something is wrong with […]

Watershed...Leading German Business Weekly Declares IPCC Science A Failure: "Time For A New Climate Policy"

Watershed…Leading German Business Weekly Declares IPCC Science A Failure: “Time For A New Climate Policy”

Dieter Dürand and Sven Titz write at Germany’s flagship business weekly Wirtschaftswoche (English: Business Week) that it’s high time for a new climate policy in the wake of the massive IPCC failures. Germany’s “Wirtschaftswoche” publishes unusually harsh article on IPCC science. Fear-driven science is a failure The authors write of scientists using “horror scenarios” to scare leaders […]

Greenpeace Activists Pawns Of A Gazprom Revenge Plot … Spiegel Warns That Holland Is “Losing Patience”

Updated: 20 Oct 2013, 14:30 CET ======================================== New update: nofrakkingconsensus.com/look-again/ Greenpeace tweet from 17 September: “…we’ve got 4 boats in the water heading towards Gazprom’s Arctic rig. We’re going to try and stop the drilling.” ======================================== Online Spiegel today has an analysis by Benjamin Bidder and Christoph Seidler on the motives behind the detention of the […]

Young Arctic Sunrise Activist Denied Bail…Greenpeace Insists It’s The Moral Conscience, Truth Of The Planet

The latest Greenpeace activist has been denied bail by a Russian court in the Arctic port city of Murmansk. The online Mail here features photos of a young Greenpeace woman-activist behind bars – the face of innocence. Greenpeace portrays itself as the moral and ethical conscience of the planet and insists it is simply an innocent victim […]

Germany’s Green Energies Lead To Skyrocketing Electricity Prices – Feed-In Rates Increase More Than 10-Fold!

Always more expensive, never cheaper– renewable energy feed-in tariffs to climb to 6.24 cents in 2014 By Rudolf Kipp, Science Skeptical (Translated, edited by P Gosselin) “Payments for renewable energy will cost each household on average about 1 euro per month – that’s as much as one scoop of ice cream.”  That’s what Jürgen Trittin, […]

Climatology Sees One Of The Greatest Scientific Reversals Of All Time – The Rise And Fall Of The Hockey Stick Charts

The Rise And Fall Of The Hockey Stick Charts By Michael Krüger, Science Skeptical Blog (Translated, condensed, edited by P Gosselin) The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was created in November 1988 by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the World Organization for Meteorology (WMO). The main task of the UN Climate Framework  Convention […]