Tag Archives: arctic sea ice

Clutching at straws GWPF style

Since I have a few minutes spare I thought I would highlight another laugh aloud post from the Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF). It’s about Arctic sea ice growing back to 2006 levels. Wow, amazing, what a turnaround after spending … Continue reading

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The BBC and its balance, again

I had been struggling to find things to write about, but I listened this morning to the Today show on BBC Radio 4. It included an interview with David Hempleman-Adams, expedition leader of the Polar Ocean Challenge, which has successfully … Continue reading

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David Rose and the Antarctic sea ice misrepresentation?

David Rose has an article in the Daily Mail about the increase in Antarctic sea ice. The implication is that the increase in Antarctic sea ice somehow compensates for the decrease in Arctic sea ice. Well this isn’t really correct … Continue reading

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Just some things

I haven’t written anything for a while. Partly I’ve been rather busy with other things, and partly I’m just going through another phase of just wondering about what the whole point is. The whole climate debate seems so polarised, that … Continue reading

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Antarctic sea ice volume

There’s been quite a lot of discussion, in various places, about the increase in Antarctic sea ice extent. I think it’s been increasing at around about 1% per decade. This is still quite a bit slower than the about 3% … Continue reading

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Arctic sea ice recovery – WTF!!!

I know I shouldn’t really be surprised by anything in the climate change debate, but I can’t help but be flabbergasted by the recent discussion about the supposed Arctic sea ice recovery. This started with an article by David Rose … Continue reading

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Arctic sea ice extent

I was somewhat surprised to see the following tweet from Andrew Neil Scientists, Marine Research, Bergen: decline in Arctic ice not thru warmer air but by shifts in ocean currents, pushing warmer water north — Andrew Neil (@afneil) July 6, … Continue reading

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