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Video Friday: Rising Great Lakes Water Temperature – A New Normal for the Region?

This video from the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel and posted on Peter Sinclair’s ClimateCrocks.com describes how decreasing ice has led to a rise in Great Lakes water temperature. Despite an increase in precipitation in the region, the increased water temperature has in turn increased evaporation, literally “sucking the lakes into the sky.” Lake levels have dropped to record lows of which they have…

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hunters and anglers discuss habitat and climate change

Video Friday: Hunters and Anglers Discuss Habitat and Climate Change

Outdoorsman speak of their own experience witnessing habitat and climate change in this video produced for the Yale Climate Forum by Peter Sinclair. “There are whole communities that are gone. They’re underwater” – Bob Marshall, Conservation Editor-at-Large, Field and Stream “I’ve had any number of people talk to me, not necessarily climate change, but about the fact that the snows come later, or…

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Video Friday: A Historical Perspective on Climate Change

I’ve noticed increased activity in the “twittersphere” this week trumpeting many of the well-worn memes of climate denial, apparently due to Barack Obama’s mention of climate change action in his second inaugural address on Monday. “Al Gore invented global warming in 2006;” “They changed the name from global warming to climate change;” “It’s cold outside where I live so global warming…

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From Inside Heartland’s Denia-Palooza Climate Conference

Peter Sinclair of Climate Denial Crock of the Week was at Heartland Institute’s Climate “Denia-Palooza” in Chicago last week.

Hide the Decline – Unpacking the Climategate Emails

Repeated investigations have exonerated Phil Jones, Michael Mann, and the other scientists whose emails where hacked back in 2009, yet some cling to the notion of a massive, coordinated hoax among scientists. After all, wasn’t there talk of using “tricks” and “hiding the decline?” Peter Sinclair a.k.a. YouTube’s Greenman3610, adds some common sense and context to the discussion. [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tz8Ve6KE-Us’]…

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Is Lord Monckton to be believed?

Debunking Monckton – Part Two: Correlations and Himalayan Glaciers; Quotes and Misquotes

We continue from our post last Friday featuring a video series from Potholer54 (a.k.a. Peter Sinclair). The videos take on Lord Christopher Monckton’s own unique brand of climate science misrepresentation. Like we said on Friday, don’t take our word or Potholer’s word for it. One interesting point from another video we recently featured came from climate scientist Andrew Dessler when…

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Global Warming in Winter

Baby it’s cold outside – Global warming in winter Like clockwork, climate “denialists” claim that winter weather is proof that climate change is a hoax manufactured by disciples of Al Gore. To be fair, the past couple of winters hasn’t been “average” in many parts of North America and Europe. But that’s the point. The latest video from Greenman3610 (Peter Sinclair)…

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