Category Archives: Press

The Science is in: Global Warming Will Not be Catastrophic Says SPPI

By | August 17, 2009

The Science and Public Policy Institute’s authoritative Monthly CO2 Report for July 2009 announces the publication of amajor peer-reviewed paper by Professor Richard Lindzen of MIT, demonstrating by directmeasurement that outgoing long-wave radiation is escaping to space far faster than the UN predicts, and proving that the UN has exaggerated global warming 6-fold.

Government Monopsony Distorts Climate Science says SPPI

By | July 22, 2009

Government monopsony distorts climate science, says SPPI The climate industry is costing taxpayers $79 billion and counting The Science and Public Policy Institute announces the publication of Climate Money, a study by Joanne Nova revealing that the federal Government has a near-monopsony on climate science funding. This distorts the science towards self-serving alarmism.

SPPI Report: Monckton Answers Rush Limbaugh on Global Warming

By | June 8, 2009

SPPI Report: Monckton Answers Rush Limbaugh on Global Warming Secretary Chu’s madcap scheme to paint roads and rooftops white would cost $17 trillion this century, and would cut global temperature by just 0.2 Fahrenheit. At the open request of Rush Limbaugh, the Viscount Monckton of Brenchley has calculated that Energy Secretary Chu’s modest proposal to paint all the… Read More »

Antarctic Warming: Another Mann-made Climate Change, Says SPPI

By | January 27, 2009

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE) — The growth in the area of the Southern Ocean covered by sea ice over the past 30 years disproves a new theory based on computer modelling of invented temperatures that suggests the Antarctic has been warming over the past 50 years, says a new paper published today by the Science and Public Policy Institute –… Read More »

Stephen Schneider’s sea level alarm without scientific merit, reports SPPI

By | January 23, 2009

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE–1-23-09) — Claims by Stephen Schneider, a biologist, that melting Greenland ice will drown today’s coastlines and trigger a worldwide belief in the need for action to combat imagined “catastrophic global warming” are scientifically-unjustified and unjustifiable, says the Science and Public Policy Institute – a Washington, D.C. research organization.

Global Cooling Under-reported, Says SPPI

By | January 23, 2009

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE) — The Earth has shown an under-reported cooling trend for eight straight years, raising serious questions about the accuracy of the UN’s climate projections, since not one of the computer models on which it relies had predicted so long and steep a cooling, says a new review paper — Temperature Change and CO2 Change – A… Read More »

Brookings Institute Trips over Climate Science, Says SPPI

By | September 3, 2008

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE) — In the most recent edition of its influential ScareWatch series, the Science and Public Policy Institute questions whether the Brookings Institute is familiar with basic geography, to say nothing of climate science. Says SPPI President, Robert Ferguson, “In an April 28 Washington Post opinion editorial worthy of a London tabloid, the President of Brookings and… Read More »

SPPI Posts Copy of Sharp Letter from Lord Monckton to APS President, Paper was Peer-Reviewed

By | July 19, 2008

(Washington, DC) Lord Monckton has sent a sharp letter of protest to the President of the American Physical Society over the false statement that Monckton’s paper critical of the UN’s estimates for climate sensitivity for a doubling of atmospheric CO2 was not peer-reviewed. Christopher Monckton, who once advised Margaret Thatcher, demonstrates via 30 equations that computer models used… Read More »