Category Archives: Commentaries Essays

How To Manufacture A Climate Consensus

By | December 22, 2009

Few people understand the real significance of Climategate, the now-famous hacking of emails from the University of East Anglia Climatic Research Unit (CRU). Most see the contents as demonstrating some arbitrary manipulating of various climate data sources in order to fit preconceived hypotheses (true), or as stonewalling and requesting colleagues to destroy emails to the United Nations Intergovernmental… Read More »

Our Heart to Lord Christopher Monckton

By | December 22, 2009

The United Nations Conference on Climate Change (UNCCC or COP15) in Copenhagen has concluded with no treaty , no “agreement”, no “goals” other than trivial ones, no “enforcement” provisions, and no “reparations” to third world countries, whom do we thank?

Peter Chylek: Open Letter to the Climate Research Community

By | December 16, 2009

I am sure that most of you are aware of the incident that took place recently at the University of East Anglia’s Climatic Research Unit (CRU). The identity of the whistle-blower or hacker is still not known. The selected release of emails contains correspondence between CRU scientists and scientists at other climate research institutions. My own purely technical… Read More »

Skip Copenhagen, Obama should pass on Copenhagen’s Tax and Fraud Fest

By | December 16, 2009

President Obama flies to Copenhagen later this month for a fresh round of taxes and spending. To slay an imaginary beast called “global warming,” Obama and other leaders will discuss a treaty that forces industrialized nations to shake themselves down and enrich the developing world. Even worse, Copenhagen occurs as climatic computer models misfire and climatologists substitute science… Read More »

Three Speeches by Michael Crichton

By | December 11, 2009

ALIENS CAUSE GLOBAL WARMING by Michael Crichton | January 17, 2003 California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA An historical approach detailing how over the last thirty years scientists have begun to intermingle scientific and political claims.   ENVIRONMENTALISM AS RELIGION by Michael Crichton | September 15, 2003 Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA – This was not the first… Read More »

Copenhagen Climate Concerns

By | December 6, 2009

As representatives of the nations of the world meet in Copenhagen to attempt to restrict the use of energy produced from coal, gas and oil in the guise of fighting global warming, many scientists and scholars are expressing grave concerns about what they are trying to do, as shown in the video vignettes posted in the categorized-links.

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme

By | December 5, 2009

Here we are today debating the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme legislation, which is one of the biggest pieces of legislation ever to come before the parliament, and the Rudd government wants to ram it through the Senate. The CPRS is a multibillion dollar tax that will affect every single Australian. Just a few hours ago the Rudd government… Read More »

The Climate Science Isn’t Settled

By | December 5, 2009

Is there a reason to be alarmed by the prospect of global warming? Consider that the measurement used, the globally averaged temperature anomaly (GATA), is always changing. Sometimes it goes up, sometimes down, and occasionally—such as for the last dozen years or so—it does little that can be discerned.