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Australian Apocalypse Part Two

  Horrific images of dead sheep, koalas and kangaroos lining the roads of Batlow, New South Wales.      

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In the “I can’t believe the audacity of this” File

You knew it would happen. It’s already happened. It’s going to get worse. Yes, it’s big oil, the most subsidized industry around, asking for more subsidization to protect its facilities — that are the primary source of greenhouse gas causing climate change… Irony is officially dead. BIG OIL ASKS GOVERNMENT TO PROTECT ITS TEXAS FACILITIES […]

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Adaptation and Advantage: The New Language of the Anthropocene

  Russia announced that it will be adapting its economy and taking advantage of the increase in temperature due to climate change and global warming. From the article: “Russia has published a plan to adapt its economy and population to climate change, aiming to mitigate damage but also “use the advantages” of warmer temperatures. The […]

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The Final Frontier

The latest data: The science is settled: humans are changing the planet’s climate through land use and the mining, production of and burning of fossil fuels. What’s left is to convince the public to force policy makers to address it. That’s it, really. Policy makers – politicians – won’t act unless and until they are […]

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Carbon Majors, Finger Pointing and Responsibility

A new study in Climatic Change linking most of the fossil fuels extracted in the last 150 years to 90 producers has garnered a bit of interest in the climate change world. One of the issues raised in the study is responsibility, and the coverage in the media has led to debates about pointing fingers and […]

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Tragedies, (Non-Existent) Conversion Errors and Wrestling With Pigs

I was going to post this comment over at WTFIUWT but don’t want to taint myself after so long a time away from the idiocy and slime of the denialosphere. So, instead, I thought I’d post my comment here. Here is what I almost — ALMOST — posted at WUWT. But I held back in […]

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