Browsing All posts tagged under »Rising Sea Levels«

Where’s The Beach? New York Times Publishes Data-Free Story About Miami’s ‘Rising Seas’

March 5, 2021 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ The seas are certain to rise in Miami, or so says the New York Times in their story on Tuesday by Christopher Flavelle and Patricia Mazzei, “Miami Says It Can Adapt to Rising Seas. Not Everyone Is Convinced.” Could it be that “not everyone is convinced” because they have yet to […]

Is There A Relationship Between Global Temperature And Ocean Levels? Sure, But…

May 8, 2020 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Alarms over rising oceans continue to sound. Politicians, actors, authors, and “climate activists” warn us regularly that the massive ice sheets in the Antarctic, and the Arctic, are melting. They remind us that in a matter of decades, oceans will rise to the point where they will destroy many coastal […]

World’s Largest Ice Sheet Growing

October 25, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The West Antarctic ice sheet, the biggest mass of ice in the world, has been growing since the end of the nineteenth century. Marc Morano featured a post about a fascinating Chinese study from Dr. Patrick Michaels at the website of CFACT’s friend and ally the Competitive Enterprise Institute. The forthcoming […]

AOC’s Miami Hype

September 18, 2019 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ We just can’t get enough of New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Her every utterance makes news, almost as often as our loquacious president of the United States. The latest from AOC is her warning to the residents of Miami and the state of Florida writ large who are on the front […]

Climate Change Australia – ABC ‘Disappearing Islands’ Claim Proved False. Again

November 4, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Pacific nation of Kiribati… is disappearing underwater. Tarawa, the atoll where nearly half the country’s population lives, could soon disappear. There is no evidence at all for that ABC claim. Even former Kiribati President Anote Tong, flogging the warming scare on the ABC, could not pretend the ABC claim was […]

Climate Change Australia – Who Are The Real Deniers’, Fran?

October 18, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Here in Australia, the ABC Media ignores the science in pushing its global warming faith. The bias and the wilful ignorance are astonishing. Host Fran Kelly, one of the ABC’s most committed warmists, today asked an ex-president of Kiribati, Anote Tong, how much his islands were drowning, and criticised the current […]

No, Kiribati Isn’t Drowning, Mr Tong. And What Of China?

October 11, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Why is Anote Tong,  ex-president of Kiribati, lecturing Australia when China’s emissions are more than 20 times our own, and soaring fast?: Half a degree of warming may seem trifling but, for my country, Kiribati, these fractional figures are a matter of life and death.Our whole nation is only two metres […]

Sea Level Hijinks

July 21, 2018 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Is sea level rising dangerously? Climate campaigners say it every day. The inconvenient fact is that sea level has been rising at a tiny 1 to 3 millimeters per year, which it has been doing since before the industrial revolution with no significant acceleration. CFACT’s Climate Depot is the most effective […]

AP Panics: Climate ‘Catastrophe’ After U.S. Exits From Paris Accord

June 23, 2017 by

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By Matthew Balan ~ On Thursday, the Associated Press played up the supposed impact of President Donald Trump’s decision to the withdraw from the Paris climate accord by underlining that “some island states may not survive through the next 100 years.” The wire service touted officials from some of these countries, along with several “experts,” […]

Gore Rewrites ‘Inconvenient’ Claim About NYC Flooding In Sequel Promo

January 24, 2017 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ Critics gave former Vice President Al Gore grief for predicting in An Inconvenient Truth that major cities including lower Manhattan would be underwater if severe ice melt occurred. Now Gore is rewriting history to claim his prediction came true in promotion footage of his upcoming film, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to […]

Sea Level Rise – Or Land Subsidence?

December 12, 2016 by

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Alarmist claims about rising seas inundating coastal areas blame the wrong culprit By Paul Driessen and Roger Bezdek ~ In his 2006 Inconvenient Truth mockumentary, Al Gore infamously predicted melting ice caps would cause oceans to rise “up to 20 feet” (6.1 meters) “in the near future.” Kevin Costner’s 1995 “action thriller” Water World presumed […]

You’d Believe In Global Warming, Too, If Australia’s Prime Minister Turnbull Gave You $300 Million. UPDATED: Islands Growing, Not Sinking

September 10, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Want to know why leaders of Pacific island countries love talking up that nonsense about global warming threatening their little paradises with doom? Check out Malcolm Turnbull. Come in, sucker: THERE is “no more pressing need” in the region than climate change, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has told Pacific leaders in […]

NPR, New York Times Promote ‘America’s First Climate Change Refugees’

May 15, 2016 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Following the lead of The New York Times, NPR on Saturday touted a new American trend – “climate change refugees,” people being subsidized by the federal government to move away from their lives on the coast. NPR Weekend Edition anchor Scott Simon announced: “Members of a small Native American community in […]

New York Times Promotes Myth That Man-Made Climate Change Refugees Exist

May 5, 2016 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ The New York Times has declared the first American climate refugees. The article, published on May 2, tells the story of families living in southeastern Louisiana on the Isle de Jean Charles who will have to relocate (apparently due to man-made climate change). The article begins by warning that, “Around the globe, […]

Climate Change – All That Drowns Are The Facts

November 10, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ I doubt journalists even register the warming scares they mindlessly repeat. Never ask themselves whether the scares are remotely credible. For instance, here is what the latest disaster porn from a green group’s study claims – and note the caveat: Carbon emissions causing 4 degrees Celsius of warming … could lock […]

What Drowning Seas?

November 7, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Tony Thomas contrasts predictions by warmists of massive sea rises with the actual record so far. (Note: the effect of movements of the tectonic plates are not factored in.): I stumbled the other day across a user-friendly website for actual sea-level data (no forecasting or homogenising involved). It’s not one of […]

How Much Longer Before Journalists Finally Challenge These False Climate Change Prophets?

November 2, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ 2007: Andrew Bolt: I’m telling you, there’s a lot of fear out there. So what I do is, when I see an outlandish claim being made…so Tim Flannery suggesting rising seas this next century eight stories high, Professor Mike Archer, dean of engineering at the University of NSW… Robyn Williams [ABC […]

Climate Change Australia – Mark Kenny Falls For The “Drowning Island” Scare. And Fiona Stanley Should Step Down

October 27, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ How often will this warmist furphy be trotted out by journalists with not the slightest interest in the facts? This time the author is Mark Kenny, hyping an anti-coal petition by 61 of the usual celebrity suspects: The low-lying Pacific Island country of Kiribati is one of many micro-nations in danger […]

Climate Change Australia – The Australian Media Has Tried To Drown The Maldives For 200 Years

September 10, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ In the lead up to the Paris Climate Change Conference (COP21)  those smaller Pacific Island Nations and other Island Nations are pressuring Australia again in an effort to enhance their chances at getting a better slice of the pie…..TonyfromOz. From the Hobart Town Courier, February 17, 1837: From the Canberra Times, […]

CNN: Rising Sea Levels Threaten To Flood NASA Launch Sites

September 9, 2015 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ NASA scientists claimed that 2014 was the hottest year ever! …Oops! Never mind. When the facts were subsequently checked, the NASA scientists sheepishly admitted that there was only a 38% chance this was true which means probably not true. However, for you fans of broad climate predictions, I have good news. […]

Slate Blames Manmade Warming For Recently Rising Seas, Even Though It’s Been Happening For Centuries

September 3, 2015 by

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By Michael Greibrok ~ The seas are rising and Sandy-like storm surges are going to be a “new normal,” according to Slate. Slate’s Bad Astronomy writer Phil Plait highlighted a NASA study that showed a rise in sea levels since 1992 in his Aug. 31 article. Repeated the fears of many climate alarmists, he blamed […]

Climate Change Australia – No, We’re Not Facing Huge, Rising Seas. Just Check The Beach

December 12, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Bob Carter on turning back the sea-level alarmists: AUSTRALIA is lucky to possess the high-quality, 128-year-long tide gauge record from Fort Denison (Sydney Harbour), which since 1886 indicates a long-term rate of sea-level rise of 0.65mm a year, or 6.5cm a century… Similarly low rates of local sea-level rise have been […]

Hey, Defense Department: Focus On ISIS, Not Climate Change

October 15, 2014 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ As world leaders remain locked in on the threat of ISIS, the U.S. Department of Defense laid out its plan to fight a different battle: ice caps. In a new report, DOD argues that climate change poses “immediate risks to U.S. national security” because of warmer temperatures, rising sea levels, changing […]

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Has Better Things To Do Than Waffle About Fake Warming Scares – Like Kiribati Drowning

September 16, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ She’s surprised, but we should be delighted: The European Union’s climate chief says she’s surprised Australia’s Prime Minister won’t attend a major United Nations conference on climate change next week. More than 120 world leaders will gather in New York to tackle what the UN secretary general says is one of […]