The surprising news from scientists about rising sea levels!

Greenpeace artwork about sea levels

Summary: Rising sea levels have become a core element -- perhaps the core -- of climate activists' warnings. What do scientists say? Should we worry, panic, or despair? Here is a brief answer, plus much supporting evidence. As so many of the predicted effects of climate change have failed to appear on time (e.g., the end … Continue reading The surprising news from scientists about rising sea levels!

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A Red Team to end the climate wars: fun but likely to fail

Climate War

Summary:  Team Trump has proposed a Red Team project to resolve the climate debates. It's an exciting promise of an easy solution to the public policy gridlock. It will make the situation worse. The climate debate has -- like so many other policy debates -- become dominated by a proposal by Team Trump. They suggest … Continue reading A Red Team to end the climate wars: fun but likely to fail

See the cost to America of damage from climate change in the 21st century

Summary: Another peer-reviewed paper predicting disaster from climate change by misrepresenting and exaggerating the science. We can still learn much from it. "Estimating economic damage from climate change in the United States" By Solomon Hsiang et al in Science, 3 June 2017. "Estimates of climate change damage are central to the design of climate policies. … Continue reading See the cost to America of damage from climate change in the 21st century