Month: November 2019

Alarmist PIK Refuted, New Published Papers Call Claim Mass Migration Is Climate-Related “Misleading”…”Simplistic”

PIK under fire: Concept of a climate-caused mass migration not tenable By Kalte Sonne (German text translated/edited by P Gosselin) We keep hearing again and again how climate change is one of the main causes of migration. But when you ask those affected whether the climate in their home country was the cause of flight, […]

Police discussed stopping Keystone XL protesters ‘by any means’

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. U.S. law enforcement officials preparing for fresh Keystone XL pipeline protests have privately discussed tactics to stop activists “by any means” and have labeled demonstrators potential “domestic terrorism” threats, records reveal. Internal government documents seen by […]

New Paper Presents Photo Evidence Affirming Equatorial Region Sea Levels Have FALLEN Since The 1600s

In a new paper (Mörner, 2019, expanding upon Mörner, 2017), photo evidence confirms sea levels in 5 studied equatorial regions have fallen by about 60 cm since the 17th century…and remained stable since the 1970s. Image(s) Source: Mörner, 2019 Image Source: Mörner, 2017 Another new study (Haryono et al., 2019) of sea level change in […]

Exxon knew — and so did coal

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. “Exxon knew.” Thanks to the work of activists and journalists, those two words have rocked the politics of climate change in recent years, as investigations revealed the extent to which giants like ExxonMobil and Shell were aware […]

Our Greening Planet… German Science Magazine: Satellite Imagery Proves “World’s Vegetation Expanding Since Decades”

An “unusual greening of the planet,” reports German science magazine Wissenschaft. “A paradox.” Hat-tip: Die kalte Sonne Dem seltsamen Ergrünen der Welt auf der Spur Has been greening for 3 decades While it is widely reported how the world’s rainforests are being chopped down, Wissenschaft reports, “Vegetation on earth has been expanding for decades, satellite […]