Mayor Gavin Newsom announced that San Francisco’s mandatory carbon-footprint reduction program will begin as scheduled on the first of March. “There never was a problem as serious as global warming and we must take action now,” said mayoral spokesman William … Continue Reading San Francisco mandatory carbon-footprint reduction program begins
This is an editorial that I sent out to various places. I am one of the scientists that attended the recent Heartland Climate Conference in Manhattan, where I live. It is my belief that the strident and frequent claims of … Continue Reading Heartland Climate Conference Summary
The environment is, of course, something that only you can save. It is something to be preserved. It has a spiritual essence. In hotels anxious to reduce their laundry bill, the environment takes shape in a picture of a beaver … Continue Reading What is the <em>environment</em>?
There is a distressing commonality when discussing climate science lately: many people skip past the data and arguments offered by a skeptic and ask the question, “Are you a climatologist?” The implication, sometimes flatly stated, is that, if you are … Continue Reading <em>You’re no climatologist!</em> Or, who is allowed to criticize?