Index to my shorter articles -- Part 5




Environmentalism and Global warming

NOTE: After the general listing below are specific listings on seven topics under the headings:

* Air pollution
* Are we running out of things?
* Particular years
* Sea Levels
* "Psychologizing" climate skeptics
* Arctica and Antarctica (Including Greenland)
* Australia's Great Barrier Reef



Warmism as the folly of the intellectuals

There is no lid on the greenhouse

Pick your proxy. What do we conclude when temperature proxies contradict both one another and real-world data?

The "skeptics" are "hiding the decline" too

Climate variability and the sun: The "harder" the data, the stronger is the demonstrated connection between variations in the two

Greenhouse theory: Is there a greenhouse effect and does it matter?

The credulous "Skeptical Inquirers" are hiding the decline too

An outraged philosopher: DONALD A BROWN

Warmism in theory and in practice

The latest survey cookery (Verheggen, Cook, et al.) by Warmists is worthless

Ya gotta laugh: Those significant hundredths of one degree

Kidney stone nonsense demolished

Forgive me while I laugh -- at Obama's climate "report"

A naive survey

Warmist proud of censoring dissent

Climate "science" as medieval theology

The documentary "Merchants of Doubt"

Some amusing non-news about ozone

The Wunsch/Lloyd controversy and the ocean deeps

Naughty Naomi gives us a lesson in statistics



Naomi Oreskes: We Greenies are not NIMBYs

The ocean acidification fraud

Leftist fantasies don't change much -- Greenie successors to Hitler

Ronald Bailey: What Evidence Would Persuade You That Man-Made Climate Change Is Real?

Those good ol' hundredths of a degree again -- in the Central England Temperature record

Cannes festival film about ice-core expert aimed at saving the planet

Predictions of climate doom scaled back

Infantile Greenies and the "threatened" future of a pretty Tasmanian parrot



Pretty pictures: The attention-seekers and people-haters never stop

Another Green/Left conspiracy theory

Halfway to Hell: Global Temperatures Hit Critical Point, Warn Scientists (!)

Warmist idiot Mark Hertsgaard proven to be a false prophet

Thomas R. Karl et al. prove that the globe is warming -- by fiddling the sea surface temperature record

Another attack on refrigeration and airconditioning

How Amusing! A Warmist attack on Prof. Judith Curry that is totally lacking in substance

The Warmists have no shame: Claim warmth is bad for your health

Moron-talk: Global warming plays havoc with Auburn cherry blossom festival (?)

Glacial retreat suggests COOLING

Another Greenie romanticizer of primitive life

I am still a skeptic

Scientific Reaction to Velikovsky - Symptomatic of Climate Science Debacle

Behold a silly little lady who has drunk the Kool-Aid: Hates coal

Unscientific ecofascist, Alan Betts, just KNOWS the truth

Elevated CO2 Levels Directly Affect Human Cognition, New Harvard Study Shows (?)

Crocodile baloney

How can global warming be a hoax when most important people everywhere in the world accept it? Surely they can't all be wrong?

Folksy old Bill Nye, the non-science guy is an ecofascist

Plankton and global warming: Another big crock of the brown stuff

Tom Whipple. A moderate Warmist?

The evils of land clearing

Are high CO2 levels preventing a new ice age?

Opec faces a mortal threat from electric cars (!)

Can a few degrees of global temperature change make a big difference?

NASA says that burning hydrocarbons COOLs the earth

How reliable are satellite temperature measurements?

Warmists are not the only secretive scientists

Warmists and the decline in trust of science: The flat earth movement

Crepe Myrtles and climate cooling

NASA study shows worst drought in 900 years may be behind Middle East upheaval

The third attempt to erase the global warming "hiatus"

That dreaded land clearing again

Open access to research data

The unreplicable Naomi Oreskes

Is the world really warming up? Planet may be no hotter at the end of the century than it is now, claims new report using a statistical approach

The causality of CO2 and global warming

Water vapor: Al Gore is still making it up as he goes along

The 20th century does NOT show a smoothly rising temperature

Fracking, methane and Bill McKibben

Will plants' response to increased CO2 make heatwaves more intense than thought?

An attempt to wriggle out of the pesky timing of past CO2 spikes

Uncovering the Corporate Influence Over Climate Change

Would global warming increase both flooding AND drought?

Camera traps show animals have reclaimed Chernobyl's radioactive wasteland 30 years after the disaster -- and are in good health

Do Warmists actually think? Mismatch between CO2 and temperature changes

The latest Warmist scare: Oxygen deprivation

Extreme weather events have NOT become more frequent in recent times

Earth's clouds are shifting towards its poles

Now it's mangroves (persongroves?) that are affected by global warming

Australian melomys rodent the first mammal driven to extinction by climate change, researchers say

Microparticles. The latest environmental scare

The great ozone embarrassment

Is the ozone "hole" shrinking at last?

Upper atmosphere cooling, CO2 and bluish sunsets

Does WiFi rot your brain?

Should We Be Having Kids In The Age Of Climate Change?

Greenie fantasies about power kill babies

Greenie study comes to some awkward conclusions

How can we call something a thousand-year storm if we don’t have a thousand years of climate observations?

Media footshooting and an amusing exercise in guilt by association

The Macassar tyranny

It's not the oceans wot did it

An Australian dream that is a Greenie nightmare

German Greenies turn German water supply brown

Central England Temperatures 1659-2016 show no trend

There was NO "hiatus" in global warming -- but only if you include El Nino

PROOF of global warming(!)

John Cook as a crook psychologist

Juan Cole breathes out poison gas

Russian Scientists: Greenhouse Gas Theory Dead, Global Cooling Coming

Cold Comfort from Ice Core Records of Climate

Oceans are at the 'edge' of losing all oxygen: Event could lead to mass sea life extinction that will last a MILLION years

What's Wrong With the Claim That '97% of Climate Scientists Agree' About Global Warming?

The "adjustments" to the temperature record never cease

A Greenie airhead addresses robotics!

Elon Musk. Doom ahead?

A crude straight line pushed through the data may have its uses but it can also mask important changes

Elon Musk fears a shrinking world population

A Warmist resorts to blatant lies -- misrepresenting the "97%" findings of John Cook

An amusing bit of Warmist "research" -- flood timing

The vanishing underwater forests: Researchers say climate change is killing off huge amounts of kelp across the globe

Climate Change Is Driving These Cute Mountain Critters Out of Their Homes

Amusing: Warmists outdo 20th century dictators

Surf Life Saving Queensland boss says swimmers not safe from crocodile attack

The downfall of temperature proxies

Increased storminess is associated with global COOLING

Catastrophic warning about the fate of humanity is given by 15,000 scientists who claim human destruction of the natural world will lead to 'misery' and an 'irretrievably mutilated' planet

One step closer for Kidston solar and pumped hydro generator

Australia's lush street trees face grave threat if emissions keep rising (?)

The Lancet Countdown on health and climate change

How can so many people be so wrong?

"Nature", the international journal of non-science, says it can prove global warming is behind recent big storms

Surprise, surprise! Climate skeptics don't think polar bears are doomed!

African drought: Global warming creating child brides (!)

Crocodiles: Conservative Australian politician versus "experts"

George Monbiot as a neo-Nazi

Blue Planet 2: David Attenborough grieved by plastic pollution in the oceans

Exhaustive study exonerates Roundup weedkiller

Global warming is bad for your health: Scare 902176

Cold Facts on the Globe’s Hottest Years

Michael Mann says bitter cold is consistent with global warming

The truly alarming scale of the global ocean plastic crisis laid bare by Britain's Storm Eleanor

The very real climate crisis at the North Pole(?)

The Bottom of the Ocean Is Sinking

Pollution hysteria in a medical journal

The NYT resurrects lake Poopo again

Men Resist Green Behavior as Unmanly

World's coral reefs face new peril from beneath within decades (?)

Shocking satellite images show how the world's lakes are shrinking at an alarming rate and turning to dust bowls

Townsville is NOT dry because of global warming

A climate quiz

Global warming nonsense in a leading medical journal

Climate study shows Sahara getting bigger

The evolution of global warming theory

Where have all the babies gone?

Groundbreaking assessment of all life on Earth reveals humanity’s surprisingly tiny part in it as well as our disproportionate impact

More childish propaganda from the NYT

BIG GREEN: "Green" donors have spent half a trillion dollars since 2010 on pushing their beliefs.

Sir David Attenborough: Climate change 'our greatest threat'

Long lost cities in the Amazon were once home to millions of people

Climate science requires acceptance, not belief or full understanding: Climate change is like gravity, only accessible to lay-people at the top levels (?)

Does a "green" environment prevent mental illness?

Hormesis: How a scientist's disputed views about pollution may change EPA



Subsection: Air pollution

Why do we hear nothing from the Greenies about Third World cooking fires?

Motor vehicles and particulate pollution

Dangerous air pollution from coal-fired power stations in Australia?

An attempt to prop up an EPA obsession. Does fine dust kill you?

Air pollution delays the age girls start their periods and makes their menstrual cycles more irregular, according to a study

Polluted air may pollute our morality

Air pollution scare debunked

Air pollution can send you mad! Linked to psychotic episodes in teens

Air pollution is BAD for you -- particularly your heart -- EU study



Subsection: Are we running out of things?

Climate change will allegedly make food TASTE bad: Global warming will lead to tougher meat and flavourless carrots (?)

"Food security" -- wotta lotta ...

Here we go again: Foods That May Disappear Thanks to Climate Change

Will global warming kill off our pine trees?

This food shortage BS never stops

Organic farming 'could be key to feeding the world!

NYT says Hitler was right! Predicts disastrous food shortages

New crop varieties 'can't keep up with global warming'

Australian Report Predicts Global Coffee Shortage Will Get Worse

Western Australia’s catastrophic forest collapse

Unrestrained romanticism is not dead: Food nonsense

Will we run out of CHOCOLATE? Experts predict treat will disappear in 30 years because cacao plants are perishing in the warm climate

Climate change could spell disaster for coffee?

For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw

Earth's resources consumed in ever greater destructive volumes

Water wars?

The Long Dry: Why the world's water supplies are shrinking (?)

Hack journalism at the NYT about rainfall



Subsection: Particular years

2014: Another "hottest" year (Maybe)

Amusing: Another "hottest" year

The Warmist fraud gets ever more bald-faced -- "Hottest year" bulldust

Climate non-change: Global carbon dioxide emissions stall for second year in a row

Warmists have no shame. Temperatures 2015

Mauna Loa CO2 in 2015

A "smashing" one tenth of one degree! Ya gotta laugh

2015 Temperatures and CO2

February 2016 global temperature rise proves nothing

Global warming is causing a 'fundamental change' in the world's weather UN warns

That 14.8C degrees current global temperature again

2016: Historic Year for Climate (?)

Media worldwide report another "hottest year" in 2016

An end-of-year Australian climate report for 2016

2016 weather report: Extreme and anything but normal (?)

Global carbon emissions stood still in 2016, offering climate hope

Even without an El Nino kick, 2017 heads for top-three ranking for global heat

Experts say 2017 hottest year



Subsection: Sea Levels

Sea Levels: Those moving goalposts again

Coastal flooding: Bob "sea level" Kopp is at it again

Al Gore eat your heart out: Another example of a sea-level FALL

Animation reveals the global sea level 'fingerprints' that show how climate change is affecting Earth (?)

Satellites show warming is accelerating sea level rise (?)

Atmospheric CO2 levels hit a record high in 2016: UN warns increase could fuel a 20 metre rise in sea levels and add 3°C to global temperatures

Who is right? Judith or Nils Axel?

Taro: The vanishing island (?)

The non-science guy doesn't know that Miami is sinking

High tide at Fort Denison in Sydney Harbour

Pacific nations spooked by climate scare



Subsection: "Psychologizing" the climate skeptics

Lewandowsky is again torturing the facts in an attempt to prove that climate skepticism as an unreasonably fixed belief.

Stephan Lewandowsky: The de-published man. A psychopathic psychologist?

Amusing: Lewandowski revisited


The climate crook himself

Warmists can be amusing: Lewandowski in particular

Some cooked-up psychologizing about climate skepticism -- Comment on John Cook

Psychologizing skeptics, another episode

Scrambling to explain away who the skeptics are: Comment on McCright & Dunlap

The Streisand effect is kicking in -- a list of climate skeptics

Scrambling to explain away who the climate skeptics are

Yet another claim that somebody is "behind" climate skeptics or has "bought" them

An amusingly projective attempt to psychologize climate skeptics

Making Sense of Climate Science Denial

Social psychologists attack the "denier" accusation



Subsection: Arctica and Antarctica (Including Greenland)

The Arctic is leaking methane 200 times faster than usual: Massive release of gas is creating giant holes and 'trembling tundras'

WEST ANTARCTIC ICE MELT

High current snowfall in the Antarctic

Map of Antarctic vulcanism

As the ‘blue Arctic’ expands thanks to global warming, an icebreaker finds no ice to break (?)

The enigmatic Arctic

The Antarctic peninsula is COOLING

Even the Antarctic peninsula is cooling

How to lie with statistics: Climate change is turning Antarctica GREEN

Greenland data fiddle

What does Greenland's Petermann glacier tell us?

Greenland's coastal ice is losing mass -- which is projected to raise global sea levels by a whole 1.5 inches by 2100

The bits of Greenland that melted 20,000 years ago are the same bits that are melting today



Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Coral reef alarmists can't keep their story straight

Tell me the old old story about wicked mankind and coral reefs: Pandolfi and Bellwood

Hoagy and resilient coral reefs

Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching at 95 per cent in northern section -- attributed to global warming

Warmists just LOVE the Barrier Reef: It enables them to tell SO many lies.

Coral bleaching: Australia scrubbed from UN climate change report after government intervention

Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching could cost $1b in lost tourism (?)

Scientists alarmed after Great Barrier Reef is hit by a SECOND year of coral bleaching

Falling Sea Level was the Critical Factor in 2015/2016 Great Barrier Reef Coral Bleaching!

"Global coral bleaching event that has lasted three YEARS has finally ended - but reefs are still fighting for their lives"

Why did physicist Dr. Ridd conclude that corals thrive in warmer water and will flourish as global warming increases?

Great Barrier grief: Coral 'cooked to death' in scorching summer heatwave

Another Greenie shriek about the Great Barrier Reef -- farm runoff





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