Posted 21 September 2015

"Pope Francis embodies sanctity but comes trailing clouds of sanctimony. With a convert's indiscriminate zeal, he embraces ideas impeccably fashionable, demonstrably false and deely reactionary. They would devastate the poor on whose behalf he purports to speak - if his p...

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Posted 19 September 2015

"You have signed the death warrant for science." This is the dire assertion by Peter Webster, as reported by prominent U.S. climate scientist Dr Judith Curry. commenting on the actions of a group of scientists who have written to President Obama supporting a call by a U.S...

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Posted 17 September 2015

"Our overall conclusion is that a confluence of scientific uncertainty, political opportunism, and ideological predisposition in an area of scientific study of phenomena of great practical interest has fomented an artificial boom in that scientific discipline. The boom is...

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Posted 16 September 2015

"Every freak weather event is now, quite erroneously, attributed to man-made climate change. I retain faith in the self-correcting nature of science, and, if the temperatures do not rise for another five years, climate scientists will be back to the drawing board, as the...

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Posted 16 September 2015

Founder member of our NZ Climate Science Coalition, Bryan Leyland, who is also our spokesman on energy issues (a field in which he is an internationally respected consultant) comments on recent events in New Zealand: "Things you know that ain't so - governments can rely o...

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