A Few Things Ill Considered

Archives for October, 2010

Is CO2 “well mixed”?

Just to pick up an ongoing conversation where we left off over at the recently closed How to Talk to a Climate Sceptic thread, I wanted to provide a more serious answer to a likely unserious visitor because I think myhrr’s issue deserves an answer, even if myhrr obviously doesn’t. Kind of like the “we…

HTTTACS Open Thread

Okay, the main page for How to Talk to a Climate Sceptic has over 500 comments now, so as I should have done long ago, I am closing comments there. Please post any miscellaneous comments that don’t fit better elsewhere on this site here on this thread, thanks!

(OT) Donald Duck exposes Glenn Beck

File this one in the “sad but true” department: Donald Duck learns what Glenn Beck is really about.

Another week of GW News, October 10, 2010

Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup

GMUniversity investigating Wegman

It seems that substantial evidence compiled by John Mashey has helped lead to an investigation into Edward Wegman’s possible academic misconduct in the production of his very prominent report to Congress [PDF] on the Hockeystick. See DesmogBlog for background, USA Today for the story, and Deep Climate for the details.

A few days ago, an environmental organization from England released what can charitably be called an appaling video in support of their campaign to reduce carbon emission 10% per year starting now, in 2010. The group is called 10:10 and the page originally containing the video, now containing an apology, is here. It was removed…

A Sea Change

For any fellow Vancouverites out there, you can catch a free screening of “A Sea Change” (a movie about ocean acidification) at UBC. It’s at the Norm Theatre in the Student Union Building this Tuesday, Oct 5, at 6:00 pm. It’s being put on by the Student Environment Centre.

Another week of GW News, October 3, 2010

Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup