Clive Best

  • Comparisons of UK Covid Deaths with Italy
    by Clive Best on 3 juli 2020 at 20:30

    The number of cases and deaths in the UK has been slowly declining and the Government will allow Pubs and Restaurants to open from tomorrow. This post looks at how the UK’s […]


Joanne Nova

Climate Scepticism

Energy Matters

  • Drone Strike on Saudi Arabia Knocks out 5% of...
    by Euan Mearns on 17 september 2019 at 20:46

    On Saturday 14 September the Abqaiq oil processing facilities in Saudi Arabia were hit by an air borne attack assumed to be a drone. Abqaiq lies to the NE of Ghawar, the world's largest oil field and […]

Jennifer Marohasy

Living on the Real World

  • Fair Weather, version 2020.
    by William Hooke on 7 juli 2020 at 10:16

    “Nothing can be truly great which is not right.” – Samuel Johnson Some twenty years ago, the Weather Enterprise[1] – the aggregated collection of government agencies, private […]

Ron Clutz

  • Climate Change Not the End of the World...
    by Ron Clutz on 9 juli 2020 at 21:08

    This post is to celebrate an extended extract with permission, from Michael Shellenberger’s new book, Apocalypse Never: Why Environmental Alarmism Hurts Us All, (HarperCollins 2020), 432 […]

Warwick Hughes

  • SE Australia cold start to June
    by Warwick Hughes on 10 juni 2020 at 23:43

    The ABC reports Adelaide CBD records coldest morning since 1944 as ice forms on River Torrens – I had been watching this cold spell for a few daze. Cooma Airport AWS 70217 has seen the coldest […]

Climate Resistance

  • It's the End of the World… As They Know it
    by Ben Pile on 12 februari 2016 at 17:35

    One of the hypotheses posited on this blog is that the preoccupation with the end of the world is in reality a displaced existential, and altogether far more internal crisis. Where you can see […]

David Appell

  • National Daily Death Count Rising
    by David Appell on 10 juli 2020 at 15:47

    Now the daily national death count is rising too. A statistical blip? NYT has more here: "health experts cautioned that it was too early to predict a continuing trend from only a few days of data.... […]


And Then There’s Physics

  • Cancel culture?
    by ...and Then There's Physics on 9 juli 2020 at 16:53

    The talking point in social media at the moment (in my bubble, at least) seems to be the letter on justice and open debate, signed by 150 luminaries. It’s not been universally well-received. […]

Water Techbyrie

Hockey Schtick

Our Changing Climate

  • Misinformation in Planet of the Humans
    by Bart Verheggen on 30 april 2020 at 21:55

    Jeff Gibbs’ new documentary, Planet of the Humans, is raising a lot of hackles. Strangely enough, the documentary appeals to pseudo-skeptics as well as anti-capitalists and neo-Malthusians, but […]