Brett Williams

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Climate Change Has Big Effect On Arctic Ocean, Alaska - Metro - The Boston Globe

The Arctic ice is melting faster than ever recorded, the warmth tied to the emissions of modern life. But it is the ancient ways at the top of the world that are most at risk.<p>Read more on www.bostonglobe.com

Exposed - the Liberal Astroturfers Behind the Global Warming Scare

<i>by JAMES DELINGPOLE 24 Nov 2017415</i>In order to drain the swamp, President Trump must first destroy the Green Blob.This is the only logical conclusion …

Climate

Arctic ice 'grew by a third' after cool summer in 2013

<b>The volume of Arctic sea ice increased by around a third after an unusually cool summer in 2013.</b><p>Researchers say the growth continued in 2014 and more than compensated for losses recorded in the three previous years.<p>The scientists involved believe changes in summer temperatures have greater impacts …

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Glaciers, Ice Sheets, and Climate Change

<b>Glaciers</b> and <b>ice sheets</b> both affect and are affected by changes in Earth's climate. They are frozen fresh-water reservoirs that change volume in …

Sun to experience solar activity similar to that of 'Little Ice Age' hundreds of years ago

The Sun will experience solar activity similar to that witnessed in the 17th- and 18th-century when a so-called "Little Ice Age" significantly cooled …

Three scientists investigating melting Arctic ice may have been assassinated, professor claims

Cambridge Professor Peter Wadhams suspects the deaths of the three scientists were more than just an ‘extraordinary’ coincidence<p>A Cambridge Professor has made the astonishing claim that three scientists investigating the melting of Arctic ice may have been assassinated within the space of a few …

The fiddling with temperature data is the biggest science scandal ever

New data shows that the “vanishing” of polar ice is not the result of runaway global warming<p>When future generations look back on the global-warming scare of the past 30 years, nothing will shock them more than the extent to which the official temperature records – on which the entire panic …

Climate Change

What Global Warming? Arctic ice caps have INCREASED in size despite climate change warning

GETTYArctic ice is predicted to reduce in volume by 14 per cent each decade - despite the latest research<p>Scientists observed 33 per cent more ice …

Global Warming: 1922

CLAIM<p>A 1922 newspaper article reported that "radical change in climatic conditions" was melting Arctic ice and disrupting …

Arctic ice melting faster and earlier as scientists demand action

Arctic returns to warm period with trend over the decades continuing to show temperatures getting hotter and ice melting faster, scientists say<p>There was less ice in the Arctic this winter than in any other winter during the satellite era, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientists …

The Arctic is ‘unraveling’ due to climate change, and the consequences will be global

We often hear that climate change is radically reshaping the Arctic, a place many of us have never visited. As a result, it can be pretty hard to feel directly affected by what’s happening up in a distant land of polar bears, ice floes and something odd called permafrost.<p>A new booklet from the …

Global Warming

The Science

What is Climate Change?<p>According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), “<b>Climate change</b> refers to any significant change in the measures of …

The world’s most famous climate scientist just outlined an alarming scenario for our planet’s future

<i>This story has been updated. The new paper by Hansen and colleagues can be read online here.</i><p>James Hansen has often been out ahead of his scientific colleagues.<p>With his 1988 congressional testimony, the then-NASA scientist is credited with putting the global warming issue on the map by saying that a …

Climate Change

Ice

Greenland on the horizon<p>Your iceblogger on the Greenland ice sheet. Time for another visit. (Pic: I.Quaile)<p>When I first visited Greenland back in …

Climate Change Sparks Fire, Melts Ice in Glacier National Park

Climate Change Sparks Fire, Melts Ice in Glacier National ParkBy Jessica Knoblauch | Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Earthjustice's Jessica Knoblauch looks …

National Parks

Canadian Climate Change Arctic Expedition Derailed Due to Heavy Ice

So sad. A Canadian arctic research expedition to study "climate change" (always meaning global warming) has been derailed. Why? Heavy ice. However, …

Sea Ice Update

Global climate change<p>Sea Ice Update<p>6/09/2015, 11:46:29 AM<p>Here is the latest global sea ice update. Information and images provided by the National …

Whiplash Warning When Climate Science is Publicized Before Peer Review and Publication

| <i>My July 26 post weighing the science in the Hansen paper is here</i>.<p>Who wins when a scary, but edge-pushing new climate study led by one of the world’s most prominent climate scientists makes headlines before it is either peer reviewed <i>or</i> published?<p>Everybody, and nobody. Let me explain what I</b> …

Climate Change

Climate Change and Forest Disturbances: Climate change can affect forests by altering the frequency, intensity, duration, and timing of fire, drought, introduced species, insect and pathogen outbreaks, hurricanes, windstorms, ice storms, or landslides | BioScience | Oxford Academic

Forest processes and global environmental change: The effects of individual and multiple stressors on forests.<p>Assessing the consequences of global …

National Climate Assessment

AMAP, 2011: Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic (SWIPA): Climate Change and the Cryosphere. Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme, 538 …

Climate Change Indicators: Snow and Ice

View Indicators:<p>Community Connection:<p>The Earth’s surface contains many forms of snow and ice, including sea, lake, and river ice; snow cover; …

Climate Change Indicators: Arctic Sea Ice

This indicator tracks the extent, age, and melt season of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean.<p><b>Figure 1.</b> March and September Monthly Average Arctic Sea Ice …

Ice Core 101

Arctic sea ice minimum

Arctic sea ice reaches its minimum each September. September Arctic sea ice is now declining at a rate of 13.2 percent per decade, relative to the …

SOTC: Mountain Glaciers | National Snow and Ice Data Center

Because they are so sensitive to temperature fluctuations, glaciers provide clues about the effects of global warming (Oerlemans, J. 2001). The 1991 …

SOTC: Ice Sheets | National Snow and Ice Data Center

Like a glacier, an ice sheet forms through the accumulation of snowfall, when annual snowfall exceeds annual snowmelt. Over thousands of years, the …

Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis | Sea ice data updated daily with one-day lag

Arctic sea ice extent in December 2017 was below average in both the far northern Atlantic and the Bering Sea, and notably high temperatures …

Global Warming Effects on Sea Ice

Sea Ice<p>Loss of sea ice accelerates warming, threatens animals and peoples living in the Arctic and raises global security concerns.<p>See how …