New research, November 13-19, 2017

A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below. The Canadian hockey stick shown above in blue is from paper #17. Climate change mitigation 1. Warning signs for stabilizing global CO 2 emissions "Carbon dioxide (CO 2 )…
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Carbon budget constraints

I’d been meaning to highlight a statement from Kevin Anderson for quite some time. A brief lull in postings gives me a chance to do so. It relates to the Paris goal of keeping global warming below 2oC. I haven’t…
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ICYMI

ICYMI: Joe Barton Nude 👇 pic.twitter.com/Gcs196lMiN — Frederick Douglass (@gettinnoticedmo) November 23, 2017 Advertisements Filed under: Crock of the Week…
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The Vanity Press

Retraction Watch has a bombshell, an injunction against OMICS for deceptive business practices.  Now what pray tell are those.In her decision granting the injunction Judge Gloria Navarro wroteThe evidence produced by the FTC demonstrates that Defendants engaged in probable misrepresentations…
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Say it Ain’t so, Smokey Joe!

Hope this doesn’t spoil Thanksgiving Dinner. “Smokey Joe” Barton caught sending, well, uh, lewd, uh, pics. Popular video above features Hizzoner persecuting climate scientist Michael Mann, and swearing on a Bible that all that Tobacco money never affected any vote,…
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Happy Holiday

Aerial footage shows bumper-to-bumper traffic in Los Angeles as Americans get a head start on Thanksgiving travel. https://t.co/GAHCy45ous pic.twitter.com/lt7ClP8qb0 — ABC News (@ABC) November 22, 2017 We’ve got work to do when we get back.Filed under: Crock of the Week…
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How to Spot Fake News. The Basics.

Survival tips for the attack on democracy. Worth circulating. International Federation of Library Associations: Critical thinking is a key skill in media and information literacy, and the mission of libraries is to educate and advocate its importance. Discussions about fake…
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Climate communicators in Edinburgh

It was a bit of a weekend of climate communication in Edinburgh. Yesterday morning I went along to Dynamic Earth, where the Natural Environment Research Council was hosting an event called UnEarthed. Ed Hawkins was there with a display about…
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