Category: Climate change
|June 20, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, Religion, Science|
Is this a fair assessment? From City Journal: Shortly after the Argentinian cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was consecrated Pope Francis in 2013, news stories reported that the new pontiff wanted to build a stronger relationship between the Catholic Church and science—one that saw science not in opposition to, but compatible with, religious belief. Some months […]
|June 18, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, News|
Chicken Little must be on vacay. From New Scientist: While greater bleaching is undoubtedly on the list of things that are threatening coral reefs (see “Reefs at risk”), this is a rare instance of where the climate pudding may have been over-egged. New research is painting a very different portrait of corals, one that casts […]
|May 26, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Intelligent Design, News, Science|
Further to: Slate has discovered why you shouldn’t use Wikipedia as a source (In other breaking news, pigs don’t really fly faster than light), we now read, once again, a story like: The sad tales of the Wikipedia gang war regarding WUWT This illustrates the most basic problem with the reliability of Wikipedia in any entry […]
|May 17, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, News|
Yeah, from Newsweek (still exists): To those who grew up in the 1990s, Bill Nye the Science Guy was a television staple and its star a fount of scientific discovery. Today, Nye continues working in a similar vein, albeit offscreen, as CEO of the Planetary Society, a nonprofit that … What’s the one thing you […]
|May 10, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Darwinism, News|
Wave enough hands (and pom poms) and Air TV thinks you are only a step from a major discovery. This from commentator Steven Hayward: Ironically the best evidence for the abuse of climate science by the political class comes from a very sober commentary in Nature magazine this week about how climate scientists are concerned […]
|April 23, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, News|
In breaking news, Climate Audit has obtained exclusive information on output from the first runs of Weaver’s “next generation” climate model. These are the first known climate model predictions of the future of human evolution. The results are worrying: Take a look. Serves us all right, presumably. 😉 If you are interested in climate change […]
Winston Smith loves Big Brother even more now that he has returned to the fold and discovered global warming
|February 17, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Global Warming, Intelligent Design, Media|
Winston Smith corrects minor errors in Time’s 1974 Global Cooling Article, guided by his newfound love for Big Brother (as recounted by George Orwell, 1984)
|January 27, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Darwinism, Intelligent Design, News|
My take on Nye is that he was a schoolroom celeb but didn’t really age into a guru role. Fair? Unfair? Thoughts?
|January 26, 2015||Posted by PaV under Climate change, Darwinism, FYI-FTR, General interest|
I was reading an exchange of emails that took place between noted physcist (and skeptical warmer) Freeman Dyson and his interlocutor, Steve Conner, of the Independent of London. To my eye, Dyson is spot on in his critical thinking. But what most caught my eye was his analysis between the ‘experts’ and the general public […]
|January 23, 2015||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Naturalism, News|
Mooney has hit the screen again with grander plans: To modify human behaviour. Something even God is careful about.
|October 15, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Evolution, Intelligent Design, News|
But wouldn’t it be wiser to put the renaming decision off a few millennia?
|October 9, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, Media|
This typical product of “journalists, your moral and intellectual superiors” thinking shows no awareness of two key issues
|September 21, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, extinction, News|
Even the snail couldn’t get Biology Letters to publish a retraction of its alleged extinction. 😉
|September 17, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, science education|
He is demonstrating, it seems, that any number can play at that “science denial” game.
|August 19, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, News|
Actually it is questionable that being a good scientist is any kind of a defense any more if one is undermining fashionable and profitable nonsense.
|July 26, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Intellectual freedom, News|
The article offers damning specifics about how universities and science organizations apply completely different standards, depending on politics
Coffee!! Princeton physicist who developed greenhouse gas models smacks down self-assured journalist
|July 16, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Culture, Darwinism|
Physicist Happer replies in fine form, starting with “Shut up.”
|May 20, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Media, News|
The elevation of “science” to some sort of religion, is widespread among science journalists. It often prevents hard questions from being asked.
|May 19, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, News, Science|
Life goes on, disasters sometimes and apocalypses rarely. But apocalypses, whether religious or scientific, attract more interest.
|April 27, 2014||Posted by News under Climate change, Intelligent Design, News, Philosophy, Science|
There is a huge amount of money tied up in education that is either mandated by law or required for a profession. Cronies protect their turf