The Original Climate Crisis: How the Little Ice Age Devastated Early Modern Europe

The frost fairs held on the frozen River Thames in London are often invoked as evidence for an effect of the MM on climate. Such evidence is anecdotal in nature and, as pointed out by Jones & Mann (2004) and Jones (2008), can be misleading for a host of different reasons. The date of the … Continue reading The Original Climate Crisis: How the Little Ice Age Devastated Early Modern Europe

Climate of modern-day Europe mimics the climate of 14th century Europe, say researchers

We want to show that historical climate change can be reconstructed much better if written historical sources are incorporated alongside climate archives like tree rings or sediment cores. The inclusion of humanities research contributes to a better understanding of the social consequences of climate change in the past and to conclude the future Science, as … Continue reading Climate of modern-day Europe mimics the climate of 14th century Europe, say researchers

Met Office: Why Storm Eunice was so severe, and will violent wind storms become more common?

The Science™️ This is just like the fun with the polar vortex a few years ago, despite being well known about in the 1970s, but created instant media coverage as "experts" in The Science™️ immediately linked it with 🎶 ominous music plays 🎶 Climate Change. It's been Sudden Stratospheric Warmings, the Indian Dipole, El Nino … Continue reading Met Office: Why Storm Eunice was so severe, and will violent wind storms become more common?

Ben Pile: The Crippling Cost of #NetZero

The future Ben Pile with a real read and weap vision of the future that will become a reality with #NetZero When looked at as a whole, the costs to each household are staggering. A favourable analysis of Net Zero policies produced by the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) estimated that a ‘deep retrofit’ would cost the equivalent … Continue reading Ben Pile: The Crippling Cost of #NetZero

Watch @Adapt2030 “Signs Earth’s Climate Is Starting to Fall Out”

Excusing the hyperbolic headline, Dave does highlight some extreme weather systems popping up across the northern hemisphere...and winter has really only just begun. https://youtu.be/hIz6Pc_z-Q8

No Snow? More like No Soul

Apparently the Met Office are pushing a new report that, according to their latest totally accurate projections which are so much better than those they churned out over a decade ago.suggests by the 2040s most of southern England could no longer see sub-zero days. By the 2060s only high ground and northern Scotland are still … Continue reading No Snow? More like No Soul

The English Medieval Vineyards

In a recent post, English vineyards introduce new grapes due to global heating- Grauniad, Paul Homewood highlights a predictably 1984 inspired piece of fiction by the Guardian, which includes this whopper: Traditionally England was a hard region to ripen grapes as it was not warm enough As we shall see that is far, far from … Continue reading The English Medieval Vineyards

Watch “Julia Hartley-Brewer meets Matt Ridley”

As your children grow you have to let them down gently of course but you have to tell them the truth because it really won't help them in life if they still believe in unicorns and worse go out protesting about unicorns as fully grown adults. Please stop engaging in unicorn debates 😐 https://youtube.com/watch?v=9867GkwNeTg

Watch Tony Heller “Cooling Or Warming?”

The freakish weather of 1976-77 occured at the start of Solar Cycle 21 which took some time to get going after a sluggish cycle before it. https://youtube.com/watch?v=QnN1jr9qhNs

Watch “Activists lectures about the environment from their private jets”

Vee Monroe is a Romanian YouTuber I have featured before. He quite clearly believes in the "concensus" and is sadly quite ignorant on many weather events that have affected Romania for instance believing, out of ignorance, that tornadoes in Romania are unusual if not unprecedented. If he had cared to search for a few moments … Continue reading Watch “Activists lectures about the environment from their private jets”