Arctic

University of Colorado Sea Level Rise Adjustment Appears To Be Unreasonable, Not Justifiable

University of Colorado Sea Level Rise Adjustment Appears To Be Unreasonable, Not Justifiable

Rebound and Sea Level By Ed Caryl During the peak of the last ice age, enough ice was collected in the great ice sheets that the global sea level was reduced by more than 120 meters. The ice sheets themselves were, in places, more than two kilometers thick. The great weight of that ice depressed […]

Great Lakes Open Water In A Death Spiral! Ice Cover Reaches 88% – Levels Not Observed Since 1994!

NASA here reports… A Great Freeze Over the Great Lakes Ice cover on North America’s Great Lakes reached 88 percent in mid-February 2014—levels not observed since 1994. Photo: NASA The average maximum ice extent since 1973 is just over 50 percent. It has surpassed 80 percent just five times in four decades. The lowest average […]

Global Warming Alarmist Bill Nye Confuses Antarctic Continent With The Arctic…Doesn’t Know North From South!

Global Warming Alarmist Bill Nye Confuses Antarctic Continent With The Arctic…Doesn’t Know North From South!

Bill Nye once again makes a fool of himself, this time on NBC’s Meet The Press before a national audience. At the 8:26 mark: “Would you say the Antarctic has less ice than it used to?” From NBC’s Meet The Press. Er, Bill, that graphic you’re holding up is one of the Arctic, and not […]

USA Sets Over 5000 Winter Records…Polar Conditions Dip Down Into Iran…Easterbrook Predicts Decades Of Cooling Ahead!

USA Sets Over 5000 Winter Records…Polar Conditions Dip Down Into Iran…Easterbrook Predicts Decades Of Cooling Ahead!

Polar conditions are spreading southwards so much worldwide that they have also taken grip in Iran, Turkmenistan and Afghanistan. Earlier this winter places like Cairo and Jerusalem saw snow for the first time in many decades. Extreme winter conditions forecast to grip Caspian Sea region. Chart shows the 7-day temperature anomaly forecast. Image cropped from: […]

Analysis Of Climate Models Show Albedo Not The Number One Arctic Amplifier After All! Albedo Was Hyped

Correction: A reader has pointed out that the paper is an analysis of some models which shows albedo, often claimed by alarmists as the primary Arctic climate driving factor, is not the number one Arctic amplifier after all, as skeptics have long maintained. The paper itself says nothing about the integrity of models, and thus the […]

Claim Global Warming Causes Cold “An Absurd PIK Construct On The Verge Of Extinction”, German Scientists Say

Absurd PIK construct on the verge of extinction: North American cold spell in January 2014 was not the result of global warming By Sebastian Lüning and Fritz Vahrenholt Translated, edited by P Gosselin Earlier this year the USA was tested by unexpectedly cool temperatures. Die Welt summed up the situation on January 9, 2014: According to […]

Recovery! In 2013 Global Sea Ice Extent Was Above Average For First Time In 9 Years – Now Similar To 1986!

Recovery! In 2013 Global Sea Ice Extent Was Above Average For First Time In 9 Years – Now Similar To 1986!

Global sea ice is supposed to be melting away. We are often led to believe that it is at or near record lows. It’s global warming after all, and everyone knows that warmth melts ice. But if ice is growing, maybe it’s a sign that things are cooling down. From the chart that follows we do […]

Scientists Call November 2013 Alleged Record “A Flop”: Far From Record Warmest…Series Of Problems With Surface Stations

Scientists Call November 2013 Alleged Record “A Flop”: Far From Record Warmest…Series Of Problems With Surface Stations

Warmest November since measurements began? An analysis of global satellite data leads to a different conclusion By Dr. Sebastian Lüning and Prof Fritz Vahrenholt On December 21, 2013 Spiegel Online reported: Worldwide temperature record: Warmest November since measurements began. Warm air over Russia resulted in the warmest November since 1891. The entire year 2013 jumps upwards […]

Veteran German Meteorologist Affirms Winter Cold And Mild Extremes Are Natural. And: Winter Returning To Europe

Veteran German Meteorologist Affirms Winter Cold And Mild Extremes Are Natural. And: Winter Returning To Europe

Europe and especially Germany have been enjoying an unusual, weeks-long spell of mild weather with temperatures in the double-digit Celsius range. Southerly winds have kept the continent mild for weeks. Warmists have been coming out and saying: Aha! Just as we predicted! And they are even claiming the same about the deadly cold weather gripping North […]

Natural Causes: German Meteorologist Says North America Is Geographically Predestinated For Polar Vortices

The online German daily Die Welt here  has an interview with ARD public television chief meteorologist Karsten Schwanke on why it’s so cold in North America. He attributes the severe cold to an ”unusually stable pattern by the Jet Stream“. As I read the interview I waited for the “is global warming the cause?” question. It […]

Minnesota Is Balmy…Central Russia Shows Temperature Of -65°F Without Wind Chill!

Minnesota Is Balmy…Central Russia Shows Temperature Of -65°F Without Wind Chill!

If you think it’s cold in Canada or Minnesota, some Russians would call that mild! Chart cropped from: www.weatherbell.com/. In Central Russia the mercury has dropped to below -60°F and lower at some locations. Above the chart shows one place where it’s currently -65°F. Normally such cold is more common further east in Eastern Siberia, […]

Veteran Meteorologist Calls Climate Scientists’ Claims That More Sea Ice Proves Global Warming “Just Really Despicable”

Veteran Meteorologist Calls Climate Scientists’ Claims That More Sea Ice Proves Global Warming “Just Really Despicable”

At his Saturday Summary (12/28 here) veteran meteorologist Joe Bastardi comments on how humiliated global warming alarmist scientists are trying to save face by claiming that all the new polar sea ice proves global warming. Antarctic sea ice has been approaching record highs and embarrassed alarmist scientists are scrambling to explain why. After presenting his weather information, at […]

December 2013 Arctic Sea Ice Volume Now Less Than September Volume Of 2006, Warmist Expert Claims

We know that many warmists just don’t know what they are taking about. Remember Al Gore claiming the center of the earth was 1 million degrees? Another classic example I just happened to come across is one by warmist Ramez Naam who runs a blogsite, which had not been known to me previously. In his […]

The Arctic’s Stunning Single Year Recovery! BBC Reports There’s 50% More Arctic Sea Ice VOLUME This Year!

If the oceans have eaten the heat, then it certainly isn’t to be found in the Arctic Ocean – that’s for sure! The Beeb has surprised today in reporting that Arctic sea ice VOLUME grew a stunning 50%, from 6000 cubic kilometers to approx. 9000 cubic kilometers, from 2012 to 2013, this according to measurements […]

Alberta Canada Sees Avalanche Of New Record Lows … “Glacial Temperatures” … Edmonton Sees -39°C!

Cold is gripping globally, and not only in the US or Antarctica. Hat-tip: Jurian Sterk at Facebook. The French language www.hebdometeo.com here reports that in Alberta: “Temperatures Saturday in the Canadian prairies were glacial and that many cold records fell.” The report writes that Edmonton bottomed out at -39°C thus smashing the old record of -37°C […]