Tag: Global Warming

Top scientists start to examine fiddled global warming figures

Back in January and February, two items in this column attracted more than 42,000 comments to the Telegraph website from all over the world. The provocative headings given to them were “Climategate the sequel: how we are still being tricked by flawed data on global warming” and “The fiddling with temperature data is the biggest […]

Did exaggerated records make global warming look worse?

The panel will also examine ‘extrapolations’ – when the records include virtual figures from places where there is no actual measuring station, instead basing them on the figures of other stations in the same region. In some areas, such as the Arctic, these may be hundreds of miles away. Sceptics claim that the effect of […]

New Study Is A ‘Death Blow’ To Global Warming Hysteria

A new study out of Germany casts further doubt on the so-called global warming “consensus” by suggesting the atmosphere may be less sensitive to increases in carbon dioxide emissions than most scientists think. Read More: New Study Is A ‘Death Blow’ To Global Warming Hysteria | The Daily Caller.

Pope Francis to Host Major Summit on Climate Change

The Vatican announced Tuesday that it will host a major conference on climate change on April 28, featuring some of the world’s leading climate scientists and an opening address by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. The conference, Protect the Earth, Dignify Humanity: The Moral Dimensions of Climate Change and Sustainable Development, will also feature Jeffrey Sachs, a prominent American economist […]

Skeptical Climate Scientist Dismantles Dem. Lawmaker’s Alarmism

Georgia Tech climate scientist Judith Curry completely dismantled criticisms from a Democratic congressman that her testimony was full of errors when it came to the seriousness of global warming. Read More: Skeptical Climate Scientist Dismantles Dem. Lawmaker’s Alarmism | The Daily Caller.

Skeptical Climate Scientist Dismantles Dem. Lawmaker’s Alarmism

Georgia Tech climate scientist Judith Curry completely dismantled criticisms from a Democratic congressman that her testimony was full of errors when it came to the seriousness of global warming.   Curry, a noted global warming skeptic, was recently targeted by Democrats in an investigation trying to tie scientists who disagree with the White House on […]

Court skeptical of challenge to Obama’s climate change plan

Two out of three judges on a federal appeals court panel expressed doubts Thursday about a legal challenge to the Obama administration’s far-reaching plan to address climate change.   The comments came during nearly two hours of argument before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in two cases challenging the […]

Pope Francis Urges Quick Action on Climate Change, Set to Unveil Official Church Position

As the world grapples with combating climate change, one world leader aiming to influence the outcome might come as a surprise. Read More: Pope Francis Urges Quick Action on Climate Change, Set to Unveil Official Church Position | NBC 10 Philadelphia.

A Religious Case against Climate Change Denial: Episcopal Church attempts to Raise Awareness

KATHARINE JEFFERTS SCHORI, THE CURRENT HEAD OF THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH, RECENTLY SAID IN AN INTERVIEW WITH THE GUARDIAN THAT DENYING CLIMATE CHANGE IS BOTH BLIND AND IMMORAL, AS WELL AS A REJECTION OF GOD’S GIFT: KNOWLEDGE. Read More: A Religious Case against Climate Change Denial: Episcopal Church attempts to Raise Awareness.

Al Gore at SXSW: We Need to ‘Punish Climate-Change Deniers’ and ‘Put a Price on Carbon’

The South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival is happening now in Austin, Texas. Running from March 9 to 22, it’s a massive film, interactive and music festival that is nearly 20 years old. The festival brings together designers, developers, investors, entrepreneurs and politicians for panels and discussions about technology and innovation. Read More: Al Gore at SXSW: We Need […]