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Prof Chris Turney was trapped in ice he predicted wouldn't be there

Chris Turney, a professor of climate change at Australia’s University of New South Wales, said it was “silly” to suggest he and 73 others aboard the MV Akademic Shokalskiy were trapped in ice they’d sought to prove had melted. 48 more words

Environmental Economics

Fact check: How Maurice Newman misrepresents science to claim future global cooling

from Graham Readfern at the Guardian.

Maybe Maurice Newman was hoping nobody would check.

In an opinion column yesterday, the climate science denying (yes, I just said it right up front) former ABC chairman and head of the Prime Minister’s business advisory council launched into another of his embarrassing attacks on climate science and the laws of physics. 88 more words

Global Cooling is apparently something some people are still worried about.

Maurice Newman, the head of our Prime Minister’s Business Advisory Council wrote an opinion piece for The Australian. The gist was that if Australia took action on Climate Change it would leave itself open to the ravages of global cooling. 396 more words

Colin Grace


KDKA: “Pittsburgh is dealing with one of the coldest summers in history, and it’s having an effect on the trees. Friday morning temperatures fell into the 40s in Western Pennsylvania. 156 more words


The Big Chill

By Deroy Murdock ~

Where is the warming?

As I start to write these words, I am on my Manhattan balcony savoring a Friday evening. It normally is oppressive this time of year. 1,075 more words

Public Opinion

Why do our politicians keep listening to idiots, not scientists?

I’ve reached the point now where I try to avoid Australian political news as much as possible. From the distance I’m at, it’s difficult – I feel angry at so much that is happening, but also utterly impotent. 535 more words

In The News

Joke time p. 39

The Australian government’s chief business adviser says that too much time has been spent focusing on global warming and, as a result, Australians are ill-prepared to deal with the prospect of global cooling… 17 more words