September 17, 2019
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96 Percent Of Americans Expect More Civil Unrest In U.S. Cities...

Are you ready for rioting, looting and mindless violence in major U.S. cities all summer long? According to a brand new Wall Street Journal/NBC...

The IPCC, UFOs & Pseudoscience

The head of the IPCC has written a novel in which the central character is infatuated with pseudoscience and in which UFO enthusiast Shirley MacLaine is presented as credible. The final installment of the Nobel Laureate Summer Reading series.

Paul Krugman’s Old Time Climate Religion

A Nobel laureate says people who question climate dogma deserve to be "punished in the afterlife."

2 IPCC Announcements

In an official statement, the IPCC says it's improper for any of its personnel to describe themselves as Nobel laureates. But the statement is all but invisible on the IPCC's website.

The Activist Economist & the IPCC (Part 1)

How can claims that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is objective be taken seriously when one of its authors has been arrested at an anti-coal protest?

Peer-Reviewed Medical Research Critiqued

An opinion piece in Scientific America alleges that, over the long term, a great deal of scientific research turns out not to be true. Independent replication of research findings is apparently far less common than we think.

Slivers of the Nobel Pie

When a cycling group told its members they were going to hear from a Nobel laureate, it didn't explain that climate modeler Philip Duffy's contribution to a decade-old IPCC report was limited - and tainted by conflict-of-interest.

All For a Nobel Cause

How often does the media imply that IPCC Peace Prize winners are scientific Nobel laureates?

IPCC Nobel Laureates Lack Scientific Credibility

IPCC insiders say many of those who shared in the 2007 Peace Prize lack appropriate scientific credentials. Instead they were chosen because they are of the right gender or come from the right country.

The Uses and Abuses of a Nobel Prize

A news story tells us we should believe a report because a "Nobel Prize-winning climate scientist" is associated with it. But the Nobel turns out to be the same Peace Prize awarded to Al Gore - and the report's findings are highly improbable.

Correcting Glenn Beck: The Woodrow Wilson You Never Knew

On the heels of a recent Sunday magazine profile of Glenn Beck, The New York Times published a roundtable discussion among six scholars on...

Another IPCC Train Wreck: Species Extinction (Part 1)

The IPCC's chairman tells us constantly that 20-30% of the planet's species are at risk of extinction due to global warming. But experts in that field say the research on which the IPCC bases its conclusions is rubbish.