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Army to allow completion of Dakota Access oil pipeline - KATU;

Army to allow completion of Dakota Access oil pipeline - KATU

KATUArmy to allow completion of Dakota Access oil pipelineKATUThe Army told Congress on Tuesday that it will allow the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline to cross under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota, completing the disputed four-state project. The Army intends to allow the Lake Oahe crossing as ...and more »

Global warming row boils over again amid fresh questions over 'pausegate' - Daily Mail;

Global warming row boils over again amid fresh questions over 'pausegate' - Daily Mail

Daily MailGlobal warming row boils over again amid fresh questions over 'pausegate'Daily MailAnother round of bickering is boiling over about temperature readings used in a 2015 study to show how the planet is warming. The issue is about how readings gathered decades ago were adjusted to try to get a clearer picture of how the Earth's ...and more »

Top Obama scientist turned whistleblower says Paris climate data rigged - The Rebel;

Top Obama scientist turned whistleblower says Paris climate data rigged - The Rebel

The RebelTop Obama scientist turned whistleblower says Paris climate data riggedThe RebelDr. John Bates was one of the top global warming scientists in the whole U.S. government. An error occurred. Try watching this video on www.youtube.com, or enable JavaScript if it is disabled in your browser. In 2015, his agency wanted to rush out a ...and more »

Those Who Control the Past Control the Future, Climate Data Edition - Wall Street Pit;

Those Who Control the Past Control the Future, Climate Data Edition - Wall Street Pit

Wall Street PitThose Who Control the Past Control the Future, Climate Data EditionWall Street PitAdvocates of the anthropogenic climate change hypothesis excoriate anyone who expresses skepticism as being anti-science. One of the hallmarks of true science is uncompromising commitment to the integrity of data. Ironically, this is a norm that ...and more »

Researchers Lambast Daily Mail's Climate Change Article - Discover Magazine (blog);

Researchers Lambast Daily Mail's Climate Change Article - Discover Magazine (blog)

Discover Magazine (blog)Researchers Lambast Daily Mail's Climate Change ArticleDiscover Magazine (blog)A recent article published in the Daily Mail critical of climate science has drawn sharp criticism from multiple climate researchers. The controversy concerns a paper, published in 2015 by a team of NOAA researchers led by Thomas Karl, that revealed a ...and more »

House Republicans Chide NOAA Scientists Over Climate Data - Morning Consult;

House Republicans Chide NOAA Scientists Over Climate Data - Morning Consult

Morning ConsultHouse Republicans Chide NOAA Scientists Over Climate DataMorning ConsultHouse Republicans accused National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientists of cooking the books on climate data on Tuesday, citing comments from a former agency scientist who has since reined in some of his accusations. The issue came up ...and more »

No Data Manipulation in 2015 Climate Study, Researchers Say - New York Times;

No Data Manipulation in 2015 Climate Study, Researchers Say - New York Times

New York TimesNo Data Manipulation in 2015 Climate Study, Researchers SayNew York TimesThe House Committee on Science, Space and Technology and its chairman, led by Representative Lamar Smith, Republican of Texas, has demanded that NOAA researchers turn over emails related to work on climate change. Credit Zach Gibson/The New ...and more »

Major global warming study again questioned, again defended - MetroNews Canada;

Major global warming study again questioned, again defended - MetroNews Canada

MetroNews CanadaMajor global warming study again questioned, again defendedMetroNews CanadaAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) CEO Rush Holt, a former Democratic congressman, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, before the House Science Committee. He rebuffed claims by Republican ...and more »

As the planet warms, doubters launch a new attack on a famous climate change study - Washington Post;

As the planet warms, doubters launch a new attack on a famous climate change study - Washington Post

Washington PostAs the planet warms, doubters launch a new attack on a famous climate change studyWashington PostA former National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientist has reopened a contentious debate over the validity of a key agency climate change study, asserting that procedures for archiving its data were not properly followed by its authors.and more »

The Politicized Reality of 'Settled Science' - Patriot Post;

The Politicized Reality of 'Settled Science' - Patriot Post

Patriot PostThe Politicized Reality of 'Settled Science'Patriot PostIn 2013, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change acknowledged what some in the climate science community had begun calling a “hiatus” in global warming — that “the rate of warming over the past 15 years … is smaller than the rate calculated ...and more »

Science Journal Has No Plans To Retract A NOAA Study, Despite Data Manipulation Concerns - Daily Caller

Science Journal Has No Plans To Retract A NOAA Study, Despite Data Manipulation ConcernsDaily CallerThe chief executive of a prominent science group said they currently have no intention of retracting a study at the center of a controversy involving accusations of scientific malpractice by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA ...and more »

Obama Admin. Climate Change Study Was Manipulated to Support Political Agenda, Retired NOAA Scientist Says - Christian Post;

Obama Admin. Climate Change Study Was Manipulated to Support Political Agenda, Retired NOAA Scientist Says - Christian Post

Christian PostObama Admin. Climate Change Study Was Manipulated to Support Political Agenda, Retired NOAA Scientist SaysChristian Post(Photo: Facebook/NOAA)A glowing 6-foot diameter sphere, suspended from the ceiling of NOAA headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland, is the 100th NOAA Science On a Sphere installed around the world. The House of Representatives Committee on ...and more »

Lawmakers clash over subpoenas, scientist's claims - E&E News;

Lawmakers clash over subpoenas, scientist's claims - E&E News

E&E NewsLawmakers clash over subpoenas, scientist's claimsE&E NewsHouse Science, Space and Technology Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) pushed back today against Democratic concerns about subpoenas. Photo courtesy of House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology via YouTube. Top lawmakers on the ...and more »

Daily Mail report justified probe into climate study: GOP Chair - PerfScience;

Daily Mail report justified probe into climate study: GOP Chair - PerfScience

PerfScienceDaily Mail report justified probe into climate study: GOP ChairPerfScienceRep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), the chairman of the House Science Committee, has hailed the controversial report in which a British newspaper claimed that U.S. climate scientists exaggerated data to “dupe” world leaders into accepting the Paris Climate ...and more »

House Chair Praises Retired NOAA Scientist for Exposing Fake Science Behind Study Debunking Global Warming ... - Breitbart News;

House Chair Praises Retired NOAA Scientist for Exposing Fake Science Behind Study Debunking Global Warming ... - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsHouse Chair Praises Retired NOAA Scientist for Exposing Fake Science Behind Study Debunking Global Warming ...Breitbart NewsThe chairman of the Science, Space and Technology Committee praised retired NOAA scientist John L. Bates for coming forward through interviews and a lengthy blog post outling how his former colleagues massaged data to produce a report debunking the ...and more »

In Asheville, a scientific squabble ignites a flurry of fake news over climate change - The Progressive Pulse;

In Asheville, a scientific squabble ignites a flurry of fake news over climate change - The Progressive Pulse

The Progressive PulseIn Asheville, a scientific squabble ignites a flurry of fake news over climate changeThe Progressive PulseThe headlines in the Daily Mail range from “Is Is applying makeup with a CONDOM the secret to flawless skin?” to “Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves reveals despair after giant cyst appears behind his ear as a result of 50th cosmetic procedure.” So of course ...and more »

Despite Whistleblower's Concerns, Climate Change Study Called Sound - Live Science;

Despite Whistleblower's Concerns, Climate Change Study Called Sound - Live Science

Live ScienceDespite Whistleblower's Concerns, Climate Change Study Called SoundLive ScienceClimate change doubters have seized upon a new accusation suggesting that scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration manipulated temperature data in a 2015 study on climate change to reach a desired conclusion.and more »

Bogus Daily Mail Story Spearheads Latest Right-Wing Assault On Climate Change Science - Media Matters for America (blog);

Bogus Daily Mail Story Spearheads Latest Right-Wing Assault On Climate Change Science - Media Matters for America (blog)

Media Matters for America (blog)Bogus Daily Mail Story Spearheads Latest Right-Wing Assault On Climate Change ScienceMedia Matters for America (blog)A story by David Rose of the British tabloid Daily Mail falsely alleged that researchers at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) “manipulated global warming data” in order to “dupe” world leaders into agreeing to provisions of the ...and more »

'Whistleblower' says protocol was breached but no data fraud - E&E News;

'Whistleblower' says protocol was breached but no data fraud - E&E News

E&E News'Whistleblower' says protocol was breached but no data fraudE&E NewsHouse Science Space and Technology Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas). Photo by Bill Clark, courtesy of AP Images. The federal climate scientist hailed by conservatives as a whistleblower for allegedly revealing manipulated global warming data said ...and more »

Standing Up to Pernicious New Attacks on Federal Climate Scientists - The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog);

Standing Up to Pernicious New Attacks on Federal Climate Scientists - The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)

The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)Standing Up to Pernicious New Attacks on Federal Climate ScientistsThe Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)UPDATE (February 10, 2017): A draft version of a manuscript on NOAA's ERSSTv5 climate dataset has been leaked while it is undergoing peer-review. As submitted, the paper's findings are consistent with those in Karl et al (2015) on NOAA's previous ...and more »