Category Archives: News


“Verity is described a modern-day allegory for truth and justice.”

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A Strange Day

It has been a beautiful, balmy day, one of the best in a dreadful summer, but tinged with a little sadness. I’d never met Robert Phelan, nor could I call him a friend directly, and yet when my husband woke … Continue reading

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Arctic ice caused drilling delays

Alaska Dispatch reports that Shell ships are finally starting to leave Dutch Harbor in the Aleutian Islands for drilling sites in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas.  While most of us are aware that ice in the Bering Sea was way … Continue reading

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In the Dark Too

Anthony’s reasons for suspending WUWT posts until Sunday are his own and I am not party to them.  In fact I was unaware of the posting until I got home, so for the record and before anyone else phones, emails … Continue reading

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All’s fair in love, war and the climate debate… or is it?

Update added below. Is Heartland’s Global Warming advert “experiment” an own goal or have they simply achieved their aim? “This billboard was deliberately provocative, an attempt to turn the tables on the climate alarmists by using their own tactics but … Continue reading

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Titanic 100

The one hundredth anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic can hardly have escaped anyone’s notice. I did watch one excellent documentary the other evening.  From that and reading around the subject I’ve discovered a lot I didn’t know or … Continue reading

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More evidence – Gleick blew it

Well well! It looks as if Peter Gleick lied about receiving the fake Heartland Memo by mail – unless he mailed it to himself that is – breaking news at WUWT – Forensic analysis of the fake Heartland ‘Climate Strategy … Continue reading

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Skeptic blogs – reaching the parts that the media cannot

Clean Sweep of 5/5 at the Blog ‘Oscars’ Congratulations to Jo Nova, Rog ‘Tallbloke’, Steve McIntyre and Anthony Watts. I’m absolutely delighted for all of them.

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Thank You Peter Gleick

An open letter to Peter Gleick following his admission of dishonesty and potential crime. Dear Dr Gleick, Your recent actions have caused a lot of anguish to those affected, however, I find to my own surprise that I am somewhat … Continue reading

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Snow on the beach

Widespread, severe and prolonged cold for the third winter in a row.  According to the Met Office it could last a month. We’ve escaped so far – it’s just foggy tonight.  While we’ve had plenty of snow and cold in … Continue reading

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