Does our Fading Sun mean we face a mini ice age?

Summary: This post discusses the latest climate frenzy, about a coming mini ice age. It's an excerpt from the latest issue of the Browning World Climate Bulletin, with a review of the facts and an expert analysis by historical climatologist Evelyn Browning Garriss. As so often happens these days, a press release ignited hysteria about … Continue reading Does our Fading Sun mean we face a mini ice age?

The climate wars get exciting. Government conspiracy! Shattered warming records! Global cooling!

Summary: Today's post shows how the climate wars about the public policy response to global warming, grow more interesting as both sides abandon science. Unfortunately the public remains apathetic. For good reason, after a decade of constant barrages of misinformation by Left and Right. Especially considering our history, with so much that we knew eventually … Continue reading The climate wars get exciting. Government conspiracy! Shattered warming records! Global cooling!

Global Cooling returns to the news, another instructive lesson about America

Summary:  FM website seeks to explain events, and successful predictions are among the best ways to do so. Last September you read Start of another swing of the media narrative – to global cooling. The current cold winter in most of North America brings a harvest of global cooling stories, yet another illustration of our sad … Continue reading Global Cooling returns to the news, another instructive lesson about America

Start of another swing of the media narrative – to global cooling?

Summary: We have the first newspaper headlines announcing global cooling. Does this herald the news media yo-yo swinging from one extreme to another, after a few months in the middle? Here will look at the latest story, and show the rest of the story not told well by activists on either side. There is a … Continue reading Start of another swing of the media narrative – to global cooling?

Still good news: global temperatures remain stable, at least for now.

Summary:  Today we look at good news (rarely seen here), the stabilization of global temperatures. The long rise during the past two centuries, which produced many forecasts of imminent doom, has leveled off since the late 1990s -- as shown by all the major temperature datasets.  It's not something the mainstream wants us to know, … Continue reading Still good news: global temperatures remain stable, at least for now.