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Are Skeptical Science Reports Good for Science?

Do Scientists Suppress Uncertainty in the Climate Change Debate?

CO2 Science: The Most Prolific Think Tank of Climate Skepticism

Expert Opinion is Still Just Opinion, and Not Necessarily the Truth

Climate Change Conversations: Establishment Scientists Getting It Wrong

Expanding the Biosphere's Limits to Growth

Marine Reserves May Ameliorate the Negative Consequences of Both Local and Global Stressors of Sea Life

Let Them Eat Bugs!

The Unsettled Science of Ocean Warming and Acidification

Biodiversity and the Multi-Functionality of Ecosystems

Human Presence vs. Climate Change in Antarctica

A Perversion of Science?

The Ethics of Biofuels

Climatic Change Effects on Earth's Biosphere

Ed Miliband's "War on Climate Sceptics"

Looking Beyond the Mark

Sugarcane Production in Southern Brazil

The New Ten Contentions of the Coral Reef Research Gods

Does the United States Need a National Climate Science Authority?

Fat Folks Beware!

The CO2-Climate Controversy

Natural and Anthropogenic Influences on Earth's Climate

Buying Ourselves Some Breathing Room

The Rantings of James Hansen: Hubris Unparalleled

The Gospel According to Sir John: Chapter 3

Can the Huge Claimed Consensus on CO2 and Global Warming Possibly Be Wrong?

The Gospel According to Sir John: Chapter 2

Sustainable Well-Being and Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment

Global Dimming and Brightening

What Motivates the Center for the Study of Carbon Dioxide and Global Change?

Will Farming Destroy Wild Nature?

A Concerned Citizen Expresses His Views on the Fossil Fuel Industry and Scientific Research

An Alternative Analysis to That of the IPCC

Slowdown in Rate of Caribbean Coral Decline: What's Causing It?

Is Stratospheric Ozone Loss Driving Antarctic Cooling?

Our Reply to a Climate-Alarmist Newspaper Editorial

On Accepting an Award

The 13 May 2003 Testimony of Dr. John Christy Before the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Resources

On Shirking Our Real Environmental Duties

Does the Sun Control Everything Climatic?

Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment: An Equal Opportunity Provider

Where Did the Plants and Animals of the Verdant Mid-Holocene Sahara Go?

What Would Jesus Do? ... Or Moses, Buddha and Gandhi?

What We Don't Know About CO2 and Climate

Ecological Changes in Tropical Montane Cloud Forests: Harbingers of Global Warming?

Has CO2-Induced Global Warming Been Wrongly Accused of Decimating Cloud-Forest Ecosystems?

There Are Bigger Environmental Fish to Fry Than Anthropogenic CO2 Emissions

On Beginning My Second Career

Out With The New, In With The Old

The Distempered Brain Strikes Again!

Doesn’t Anything Good Ever Happen to the Planet?

Volunteerism: The Only Way to Fight Global Warming

Environmental Leadership

A Diminished Kyoto Protocol

The Art of Swallowing Camels Just Got a Whole Lot Harder

Hey, CO2!  What Have You Done for Me Lately?

Carbon Dioxide and Global Environmental Change: The Proper Roles of Reason and Religion in Developing Policies Related to Anthropogenic CO2 Emissions

The Art of Swallowing Camels

Two Crises of Unbelievable Magnitude: Can We Prevent One Without
Exacerbating the Other?

The CO2-Climate Debate: Who Holds the Moral High Ground?

The Current and Future Status of Climate Change Science

The Importance of Knowledge to Environmental Policy

An Unfortunate Statement from the Editors of Nature

Back from the Jaws of Extinction (Or What a Difference a Degree Makes!)

An Unfortunate Statement from the Editor-in-Chief of Science

Searching for the Truth About CO2 and Climate?  Then Roll Up Your Sleeves and Get to Work!

Climate Variability Over the Holocene

The Most Important Global Change

Elitist Leaders Out of Step with Scientific Reality

The Crux of the Climate Policy Debate

It's a Complex World: Part 3

The Bankrupt World of Carbon Currency: It's Closer Than You Think

Programmed Plants: Ready for Future Challenges?

Will Global Warming Devastate Crops? Read All About It!

Limiting Life in the Name of Climatic Salvation

The Neglected Issue of the Global Change Debate: Food Security

Prudence Misapplied

Philosophizing About Paleohydrology

Rising Atmospheric CO2 Concentrations Reduce Soil Erosion: Lessons for the New Millennium

Societal Impact of Climate Change: Mountain or Molehill?

Baiting Segments of the U.S. Economy to Grease the Wheels for Senate Ratification of the Kyoto Protocol

Global Warming Acknowledgement Appropriate...Subsidiary Conclusions Still Flawed

A Matter of Faith

Climate Change of the Twentieth Century: Natural or Anthropogenic?

An Affront to All That Is Logical

Energy, Carbon Dioxide and Earth's Future: Pursuing the Prudent Path

In Search of the Second "Green Revolution"

Is the Sky Falling?

Questions, Questions, Questions: Is Climate Science Good Enough to Predict the Future with Any Confidence?

Scientist-Gods and Journalist-Prophets: In Modern-Day Climatology, the Boundaries Blur

Climate Change Science: Is Bigger Better?

The Fortunate Coupling of Atmospheric CO2 and Temperature Trends

Give Peace a Chance by Giving Plants a Chance

What is the biochemical fate of CO2?

Science and Trust: Are They Compatible?

CO2-Induced Global Warming: Pro and Con

What Consensus?

Why Worry About CO2?

Once Again, It's Measurements Versus Models

Why is CO2 rising, and is CO2 rising bad?

Is It Science or Politics?

Why do you feel we should not restrict CO2 emissions?

Frog Legs and Climate Change

"Human Contribution to Climate Change Remains Questionable"

Where is Truth?

Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment: Boon or Bane of the Biosphere?

CO2 and Temperature: The Great Geophysical Waltz

The Heat is On: The Climate Crisis, The Cover-Up, The Prescription

Turning Off the Heat: Why America Must Double Energy Efficiency to Save Money and Reduce Global Warming

It's Happened Before…It Can Happen Again

Caution and Credibility in the Debate Over Global Change: A Strange Mix of Science and Politics

Something Old, Something New

First, Do No Harm!

CO2 and Global Change: An Issue of Manifold Dimensions

Climate of Fear: Why We Shouldn't Worry About Global Warming

Show Me the Science

Is Al Gore's stand on the issue backed by sound scientific data?