This isn't explorer Will Steger's Global Warming 101 or the U of Chicago's "Open Climate 101" online course.

What Part of Hot Air Rises Do You Not Understand
The climate, coral reefs, and energy policy must learn to cope with commitment
Exploring Arctic Ice Minima
The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars by Michael E. Mann - A Book Review
Water district election update from a guileless heavyweight
Constructive and External Validity for Climate Modeling
All this has happened before
How to Talk to Climate Deniers
Climate Change: the Slippery, Shape Shifting, Jelly Mould Threat
Book Review – Galileo’s Revenge: Junk Science in the Courtroom by Peter W. Huber
FAQ for article 'Scientists’ Views about Attri...
Survey confirms scientific consensus on human-ca...
Open thread Summer 2014
How many links does it take?
June was the hottest month on record for the ocean
Concerns about global warming… since the 1930s
Arctic Ice Guesses 2014
CREATIVE WRITING 101 OR ROOM 101? PATERSON TEACHES CONSERVATIVE CLIMATE COMMS STRATEGIES
Administrivia note: Time to heal and reassess
BALD BLOKES TALK ABOUT EXTREME WEATHER
Of climate change and invalidated assumptions and plain old obstinance
Why that Doonesbury strip isn't 100% helpful
Self-delusion and the absurdity of a 'Good Anthropocene'
Science is science, but indifference trumps all
From Computational Thinking to Systems Thinking
The Global Energy Market’s Moment of Truth
Explaining the Seasons on 'Game of Thrones'
A few thoughts on the new EPA rules
Two Great TED Talks
What I am doing with my life
TEDx talk: Should we trust climate models?
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Calculation: The emissions from those new Chinese coal plants
2C in our rear-view mirror, geoengineering dead ahead
Climate Scientists Have Two Huge Reasons to Celebrate
Why Indiana doing sauerkraut right
EU bans energy-sucking vacuums. Hairdryers could...
How to make delicious cocktail out wildflowers
Seven Reasons to Walk Away From Keystone XL
For This Michigan Senate Candidate, Climate Chan...
Why Illinois doing booze right
Hello again! Here’s what I’ve been up to for...
Scientists Find ‘Alarming’ Amount Of Arsenic...
Exposed: Lawson’s Climate Denial Donors’ Links to Tobacco and Oil Backed Think Tank
Lack Of Water Could Limit Oil&Gas Developmen...
Hip Hop not down wMonsanto
cynical money person's guide to our renewable en...
Labor Day News Dump: FERC Hands Enbridge Permit for Tar Sands by Rail Facility
Why we really should care about boosting farm yi...
Will I poison myself if I reuse this plastic wat...
Four reasons that ice bucket challenge went craz...
DeSmog UK Launches To Combat Climate Denial in Europe Ahead of Paris Climate Talks
Nine Years After Katrina, Coastal Restoration Plans Remain Distant Dream for New Orleans
Is California’s Bay Delta Conservation Plan Really About Conservation?
Legal Case: White House Argues Against Considering Climate Change on Energy Projects
Swapping Farmland For Coal Trains: Union Pacific’s Texas Land Grab
Do not buy oceanfront property
Feds To Resume Oil And Gas Leases Despite Fracking Report That Raised "Grave Concerns"
Australia's Climate Change Conspiracy Theorists Get Angry Over Radio Interview That Never Happened
Why coal (still) worse than fracking & cow b...
This Cal bill will make electric cars way less p...
Thanks to fracking, there's something in water i...
Why Idaho doing french fries right
Empty study paves way for fracking in Cal
Katrina & Sandy cost over 2,000 lives. Will ...
5 terrifying facts from leaked U.N. climate repo...
Here's what your Hawaiian vacation will look lik...
David Roberts' top 10 greatest hits
Why Hawaii doing chocolate right
Girl, let me see that thong (over your mantelpie...
Reason in a Dark Time
David Roberts
Cli-fi: ten assorted doomsday scenarios
Tropical Storm Dolly Forms in the Gulf of Mexico
With New Campaign Muscle, Climate Science Enters the Political Race
Royal Danish Air Force Greenland Flyover – Buzzing Dark Snow Camp
Video: Young People – Ask Why, Why Not?
Hate racism, love Finland: 10 ways values link to prejudices across Europe
Ice Loss Acceleration
Invest 99L Organizing Over Gulf of Mexico
Keystone XL: Oil Markets and Emissions
Estimates of the incremental emission effects of individual oil sands projects...
We Play Dirty at the Climate Talks Too: New Zealand’s Dirty Politics of Climate
Heavy Rains From 99L Drench Belize and Mexico
2014 SkS Weekly Digest #35
SkS Highlights Michael J.I. Brown's guest post, What I learned from debating sci...
"Libertarian ideology is the natural enemy of science" Always?
2014 SkS Weekly News Roundup #35B
Antarctic riddle: How much will the South Pole melt? As Louisiana sinks and s...
Shifting Baselines and the 'New Normal'
How does oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean fit in with Obama’s climate plan?
Royal Dutch Shell is seeking once again to gain U.S. government approval to move f...
Climate change: would Cli-Fi help?
MIT takes a view on a new climate agreement
Oxfam: saving the tava’e (and the world)
SEARCH 2014 Sea Ice Outlook: August report
US State Department underestimates carbon pollution from Keystone XL
This is like the movie Groundhog Day. I seem forever forced to correct the State D...
UFO: a knowledge problem
2014 SkS Weekly News Roundup #35A
Act now on climate change or face growing health risks - UN Climate change ma...
Toronto Star Details ALEC Efforts to Derail Climate Change Policy
White House won't use NEPA effectively on climate and clean energy -- Part 2
Draft guidance to federal agencies on environmental impact assessment of proposed ...
Unpacking unpaused global warming – climate models got it right
Although the global climate has continued to build up heat at an incredibly rapid ...
ASI 2014 update 8: neck and neck
2014 SkS Weekly News Roundup #34B
A tale of two cities: Miami, New York and life on the edge Atlantic Ocean key...
White House won’t use NEPA effectively on climate and clean energy -- Part 1
The White House won’t use the law on federal environmental impacts assessments a...
Ancient ocean currents may have changed pace and intensity of ice ages
This is a re-post from the National Science Foundation Climate scientists have lo...
Scientist in focus – meteorologist and climate communicator Paul Huttner
Meteorologists have the tools to clearly understand how humans are affecting the E...
2014 SkS Weekly News Roundup #34A
A major challenge’ to South Asia’s economic development Cities’ air ...
On climate change and not saving the wolverine
The decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to deny protection to the Ameri...
"Krugman's 'magic motivated reasoning mirror' show"-- I've stopped watching but not trying to learn from reflective people who still are
Victor J. Stenger dies
A glimpse of How to Change Minds about Our Changing Climate
"Is politically motivated reasoning rational?" A fragment ...
What's to explain? Kulkarni on "knowing disbelief"
5 strategies for better climate communication
Lessons from the Field: Global Community Organizing Against Fracking
Creationism and Ohio's antiscience bill
Making Social Science Relevant Again: Engaging Students Through Wicked Problems
Don’t Even Think About It
Building community conversations around preparedness in Baltimore
Communicating climate change: the view from Sweden
Bring climate change to the front door
COM 589: COMMUNICATION, CULTURE & THE ENVIRONMENT (SPRING 2014)
Greenwire on Obama's Strategy to Morally Stigmatize Conservatives Who Dismiss Climate Change
American University Doctoral Students Investigate Media, Technology and Democracy
BC Canada's The Tyee Magazine on Bill McKibben and Building a Broader Climate Movement
Why Google's Support for James Inhofe Is Not Only Morally Wrong, But Bad for Business
The Hill Newspaper on Obama's Climate Change Messaging
Debating Bioethics Openly: Taking Advantage of Major Events to Engage the Public
The Opponent: How Bill McKibben Changed Environmental Politics and Took on the Oil Patch
At New Scientist Magazine, Assessing the UK Government's Goal of Changing the Conversation About Food Biotechnology
Obama: No time for 'Flat Earth Society.'
So lonely, misunderstood…
Weathergirl goes rogue! LOL
Lawrence Hall of Science, in brief
NOAA's Science on a Sphere: Climate visualization & other suggestions for viewing at science museums
NOAA's PPI goals&objectives fall short of the ACC policy&outreach recommendations
On arguing by analogy
Climate blogs and comment threads are full of 'arguments by analogy'. Depending on...
Unforced variations: September 2014
This month's open thread. People could waste time rebunking predictable cherry-pic...
The People's March
IPCC attribution statements redux: A response to Judith Curry
I have written a number of times about the procedure used to attribute recent clim...
The Energy to Fight Injustice
The Monckton Files: Threatwatch 1
One of the truly amusing facets of being a Monckton-o-phile like myself is watchin...
Jeremiah's Progeny: Our Dilemma
How much methane came out of that hole in Siberia?
Siberia has explosion holes in it that smell like methane, and there are newly fou...
We're the best!
[jules' pics] High Street
Unforced variations: Aug 2014
This month's open thread. Keeping track of the Arctic sea ice minimum is interesti...
49. Volcanoes and the Transient Climate Response – Part I
[jules' pics] The Thames Valley
The Monckton Files: A Hero Has Fallen!
Hang around the Watt's Up With That? blog for any length of time, and it will beco...
Global Warming, Climate Change
Jason Box interviewed by Mill Maher
Time and Tide
Rossby waves and surface weather extremes
A new study by Screen and Simmonds demonstrates the statistical connection between...
Release of the International Surface Temperature Initiative’s (ISTI’s) Global Land Surface Databank, an expanded set of fundamental surface temperature records
Guest post by Jared Rennie, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, Nort...
Unforced variations: July 2014
This month's open thread. Topics of potential interest: The successful OCO-2 launc...
48. Increasing vertically integrated water vapor over the oceans
47. Relative humidity over the oceans
Republican EPA Chiefs Urge Climate Action
Four former EPA administrators from Republican administrations testified at a cong...
Take Notes, Mr. Steyn
Today's lesson is on How to Float Legally Non-Actionable Accusations.  Mark Steyn...
Unforced variations: June 2014
June is the month when the Arctic Sea Ice outlook gets going, when the EPA release...
Inspector Steyn is Looking for a Clue
Great news in the Mann v. National Review et al. case!  Are you ready?  Defendan...
Deseret News: Who are the 'Alarmists'?
I wrote an op-ed for the Deseret News with the headline, 'Who are the 'alarmists' ...
El Niño or Bust
Guest commentary from Michelle L'Heureux, NOAA Climate Prediction Center Much medi...
Mark Steyn's Flashdance
It's an old story.  A stripper longs to be a ballerina, but the stuffy board at t...
The Free Speech Brigade Suppresses Free Speech
The Mann v. National Review et al. case (which I have previously written about her...
What Precedent? Why National Review et al. Are Running Scared
Whenever there is a big, public legal battle, it seems like the principals spend a...
Free Speech 101 for Sulky Teenagers
Yea, Michael Mann hath prevailed upon the court to allow his defamation suit to go...
'How to Manipulate Rubes into Covering Your Legal Bills,' Mark Steyn edition
If you haven't been following the Michael Mann v. National Review, Inc. et al. ca...
Republican Scientist: 'Rush Limbaugh is an Idiot'
Ok, I'm too polite (and overweight) to call him a 'big, fat idiot' like Al Franken...
SL Trib: Why are Scientists Leaving the GOP?
Judy Fahys has another article in the Salt Lake Tribune, in which she asked Utah S...
A Perspective on The Accuracy of Meteorologists
Six Strategies Could End Global Water Stress by 2050, Researchers Say
To Protect An Endangered Snake, First Protect A Venomous One
Badru’s Story: Early Warnings From Inside an Impenetrable African Forest
The Point of Pointing
Has climate change become a business story?
Monday Geology Picture: Black Basalt on the Beach, Mauritius
Field work on the Grinnell Formation at Red Rock Canyon, Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta
Catching up: A Hundred Years Without Passenger Pigeons, and the Secrets of the Puppet Masters
I've Got Your Missing Links Right Here (30 August 2014)
New Database Tracks Ecologic Health Impacts of Dams on World's Rivers
When You Move House, Your Microbial Aura Moves Too
Brain Zaps Boost Memory
Rail Transport of U.S. Oil Up By 9 Percent, Creating Rail Car Shortage
One Species Becomes Two, Inside an Insect
Fate of the Passenger Pigeon Looms as a Somber Warning
Type 1a Supernovae: Why Our Standard Candle Isn't Really Standard
You Almost Certainly Have Mites On Your Face
Evolution's Baby Steps
Obama Seeks International Climate Accord Without Congressional Approval
Global Meat Production, Especially Beef, Strains Land and Water, Study Says
Health Care Savings Can Far Outweigh Costs of Carbon-Cutting Policies
Mideast Water Wars: In Iraq, A Battle for Control of Water
Drought in Western U.S. Has Caused Land to Rise, Researchers Say
Antarctica and Greenland Losing Ice at Fastest Rate Ever Recorded
Exporting Coal to Korea Could Slash Emissions by 21 Percent, Analysis Finds
Interview: Drones Are Emerging As Valuable Conservation Tool
How Drones Are Emerging As Valuable Conservation Tool
Wind Energy Prices at All-Time Low, According to U.S. Report
The media's growing interest in how animals think
Recent Glacier Losses Are Mostly Driven by Human Activity, Study Says
A New Frontier for Fracking: Drilling Near the Arctic Circle
New Citizen Science Software Aims to Document and Curb Illegal Fishing
Some Chemicals in Fracking Fluids Raise Red Flags, Researchers Say
New Maps Show Flooding Risks for Critical U.S. Energy Facilities
(Caveat: I don't read or index the sites below, but have included them because others might want to, since they're directly focused on rebutting some higher-profile one-sided-skeptic sites. Are they useful?)