Category Archives: Monckton

“Wet Office” Issues a Scarewatch

By | April 15, 2009

The scare: For years, scientists, politicians, journalists, academics, and schoolteachers have been fabricating lurid and imaginative disaster stories about the supposed environmental impact of anthropogenic “global warming”. There have been apocalyptic predictions about soaring temperatures, Arctic ice-melt, sea-level rise, hurricanes, extreme-weather events of all kinds, species extinction, etc., etc. These scare stories have little basis in scientific reality:… Read More »

“Wet Office” Issues a Scarewatch

By | April 15, 2009

The scare: For years, scientists, politicians, journalists, academics, and schoolteachers have been fabricating lurid and imaginative disaster stories about the supposed environmental impact of anthropogenic “global warming”. There have been apocalyptic predictions about soaring temperatures, Arctic ice-melt, sea-level rise, hurricanes, extreme-weather events of all kinds, species extinction, etc., etc. These scare stories have little basis in scientific reality:… Read More »

Letter to Represenatives Ed Markey & Joe Barton

By | April 14, 2009

The Hon. Representative Ed Markey, and The Hon. Representative Joe Barton, Committee on Energy and Commerce, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC. Gentlemen, Questions raised by the Subcommittee on Energy & Environment I am most grateful for the fairness and good humor with which Chairman Markey conducted the hearing of 26 March 2009 on the question of adaptation… Read More »

“‘Global warming’ will kill 6 billion”

By | March 16, 2009

The scare: In March 2009, Hans-Joachim Schellnhuber, director of a grand-sounding pressure-group called the “Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research”, said that “global warming” of 7 Fahrenheit degrees would wipe out all but 1 billion of Earth’s 7 billion human population. Mr. Schellnhuber said, “In a very cynical way, it’s a triumph for science, because at last we… Read More »

“‘Global warming’ will kill 6 billion”

By | March 16, 2009

The scare: In March 2009, Hans-Joachim Schellnhuber, director of a grand-sounding pressure-group called the “Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research”, said that “global warming” of 7 Fahrenheit degrees would wipe out all but 1 billion of Earth’s 7 billion human population. Mr. Schellnhuber said, “In a very cynical way, it’s a triumph for science, because at last we… Read More »

Global Warming Is Not Happening

By | February 27, 2009

The “global warming apocalypse” scare has the potential greatly to enrich scientists, academics, industrialists, and politicians willing to take unscrupulous advantage of it. However, we should do some due diligence before we join in reaping the considerable but short-lived rewards available to those who parrot the scientifically-baseless orthodoxy.

Global Warming Is Not Happening

By | February 27, 2009

The “global warming apocalypse” scare has the potential greatly to enrich scientists, academics, industrialists, and politicians willing to take unscrupulous advantage of it. However, we should do some due diligence before we join in reaping the considerable but short-lived rewards available to those who parrot the scientifically-baseless orthodoxy.

Global Warming Is Not Happening

By | February 27, 2009

The “global warming apocalypse” scare has the potential greatly to enrich scientists, academics, industrialists, and politicians willing to take unscrupulous advantage of it. However, we should do some due diligence before we join in reaping the considerable but short-lived rewards available to those who parrot the scientifically-baseless orthodoxy.