Paul Krugman’s letter to Obama
Reasoning-from-conclusions-to-assumptions? (a perspective on modeling)
Sell-off drops EUAs to $11.60/TonCO2
Via Nature, a google search doesn’t really produce 7 grams of carbon, and you can’t build carbon infrastructure to get to a low-carbon future.
Four new CCSP reports from the last days of the Bush administration:
Final Report of Synthesis and Assessment Product 4.1 (Coastal Sensitivity to Sea-Level Rise: A Focus on the Mid-Atlantic Region)
Final Report of Synthesis and Assessment Product 4.2 (Thresholds of Climate Change in Ecosystems)
Final Report of Synthesis and Assessment Product 2.3 (Aerosol properties and their impacts on climate)
Final Report of Synthesis and Assessment Product 1.2 (Past Climate Variability and Change in the Arctic and at High Latitudes)
Plus last month’s USGS report on abrupt climate change, buried over the holidays.