A new paper makes it simple: every metric ton of carbon dioxide we add to the atmosphere means 3 fewer square meters of sea ice at the end of the summer.
As 2016 sets another record, remember that the deniers never had any credibility and never listen to what they say until they apologize for their mistakes.
The Guardian reports on an upcoming “crackdown”: Donald Trump is poised to eliminate all climate change research conducted by Nasa as part of a crackdown on “politicized science”, his senior adviser on issues relating to the space agency has said. Nasa’s Earth science division is set to be stripped of funding in favor of exploration … Continue reading Memo to GOP: Slashing NASA won’t change the facts
Arctic sea ice reached its maximum extent for 2015 two weeks early, at its lowest on record.
This past December–February was the warmest on record, according to NOAA’s monthly State of the Climate report.
While Senator Inhofe was throwing snowballs in Congress, Earth had its second hottest February on record, capping the hottest 12-month period on record.
Senator Cruz wants to scale back the Earth Sciences Division at NASA. Its missions are critical to understanding what’s happening our one and only planet.
Those who deny man-made global warming have to explain why NASA, AGU, APS, ACS, AMS, NOAA, AAAS, NRC and most other leading scientific organizations have gotten it wrong. They will tell you that these scientists have too much faith in their computer models, and the real climate is way too complicated to accurately simulate. The … Continue reading Playing with boxes