Listed below are many of the links referenced in ‘Experiencing Change’ plus a number of others. I obviously cannot be responsible for the content of these sites, but despite their often unconventional, or even controversial views, you should not find them offensive.  

Climate Change

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The standard view on global warming or ‘climate change’ as it is now called is provided by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC):

http://www.ipcc.ch/

The UK Met office supports the IPCC’s views on global warming:

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/climatechange/science/projections/

The science, however, is far less settled than is often represented in the media. The 2008 U.S. Senate Minority Report appears to be gathering defectors from the IPCC camp:

http://epw.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Minority.Blogs&ContentRecord_id=10fe77b0-802a-23ad-4df1-fc38ed4f85e3

A coherent skeptic view of global warming:

http://www.geocraft.com/WVFossils/ice_ages.html#anchor2150539

The Oregon Petition has been much maligned for the methods used in collecting signatures and for the quality of its recording of individuals’ scientific credentials:

http://www.petitionproject.com/index.php

The Science and Public Policy Institute provides an alternative view of the global warming debate. Lord Monckton is a member and has challenged Al Gore to a public debate on the matter; Al Gore has so far declined:

http://scienceandpublicpolicy.org/personnel.html

A synopsis from ‘The Register’ of one of the key issues in the debate; that of quality of measurement data:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/05/02/a_tale_of_two_thermometers/

ICECAP carries some controversial views on the global warming debate:

http://icecap.us/index.php

Arguments from ‘The Heartlands Institute’ that it is nature not human activity that rules the climate:

http://heartland.temp.siteexecutive.com/pdf/22835.pdf

A basic introduction to ‘cap and trade’:

http://www.bravenewleaf.com/environment/2008/02/cap-and-trade-p.html

A Times article summarising a legal judgement on Al Gore’s eco-political movie ‘An Inconvenient Truth’. ‘Al Gore’s Inconvenient Judgement’:

http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/law/article2633838.ece

Junkscience.com includes some interesting views on global warming:

http://www.junkscience.com/#GWS

BBC articles questioning the IPCC view on global warming are quite rare:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8299079.stm

Medieval Warming Period (MWP) as a global phenomenon:

http://pages.science-skeptical.de/MWP/MedievalWarmPeriod1024x768.html

Sunday Times ‘News Review’ piece on global warming based on a chapter from ‘Superfreakonomics’

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article6879251.ece

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Superfreakonomics-Cooling-Patriotic-Prostitutes-Insurance/dp/0713999918/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1255890830&sr=8-1

Jim Puplava interviews Ian Plimer, twice winner of Australia's highest scientific honor, the Eureka Prize, and professor in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at The University of Adelaide:

http://www.financialsense.com/Experts/2009/Plimer.html

Lord Monkton videos:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stij8sUybx0&feature=player_embedded

http://www.globalclimatescam.com/?p=572

Climate change belief given same legal status as religion:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/earthnews/6494213/Climate-change-belief-given-same-legal-status-as-religion.html

Livestock accountable for 51% of human emissions - Worldwatch Institute:

http://www.worldwatch.org/node/6297

One for the conspiracy enthusiasts - the November 2009 ‘Climategate’ or ‘Warmergate’ scandal and follow-up articles:

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/11/30/crugate_analysis/

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/09/29/yamal_scandal/

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/nov/20/climate-sceptics-hackers-leaked-emails

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/nov/20/climate-sceptics-email-hacking

http://bishophill.squarespace.com/blog/2009/11/20/climate-cuttings-33.html

http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jamesdelingpole/100017451/climategate-how-the-msm-reported-the-greatest-scandal-in-modern-science/

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn18238-why-theres-no-sign-of-a-climate-conspiracy-in-hacked-emails.html?page=1

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8388485.stm

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1235395/SPECIAL-INVESTIGATION-Climate-change-emails-row-deepens--Russians-admit-DID-send-them.html

http://www.express.co.uk/posts/view/146517/Climate-change-lies-by-Britain-

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/feb/01/leaked-emails-climate-jones-chinese

Arctic sea ice and temperature records:

http://www.ijis.iarc.uaf.edu/en/home/seaice_extent.htm

http://ocean.dmi.dk/arctic/meant80n.uk.php

http://nsidc.org/news/press/20091005_minimumpr.html

The first of several ‘warmist’ based climate change videos which explores the science:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52KLGqDSAjo&feature=player_embedded

Generally a warmist view on climate change but still a well balanced set of Q&A’s - without the rhetoric:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/copenhagen-climate-change-confe/6753253/Copenhagen-climate-summit-the-climate-sceptics-QandA.html

A December 2009 report from the ‘other’ Copenhagen summit:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/copenhagen-climate-change-confe/6762640/Copenhagen-climate-summit-global-warming-caused-by-suns-radiation.html

Meanwhile a December 2009 release from The Met Office asserts that the noughties were the warmest on record:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8400905.stm

A U.S. based climate skeptic site: 

http://www.cfact.org/s.asp?ca=4

Signs of a genuine debate appears with The Daily Express providing 100 reasons why global warming is natural and New Scientist presenting 50 reasons why it isn’t:

http://www.dailyexpress.co.uk/posts/view/146138

http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/shortsharpscience/2009/12/50-reasons-why-global-warming.html

January 2010 Daily Mail article on potential global cooling phase starting:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1242202/Could-30-years-global-COOLING.html

January 2010 Times article - ‘World misled over Himalayan glacier meltdown’

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article6991177.ece

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article6999975.ece

January 2010 Sunday Times article - ‘UN wrongly linked global warming to natural disasters’

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article7000063.ece

January 2010 Times article: Science Chief John Beddington calls for honesty on climate change:

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article7003622.ece

A postscript to the ‘Climategate’ affair - January 2010 Times article on the Freedom of Information Act law being broken:  

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article7004936.ece

January 2010 Sunday Times article on the IPCC use of Brazilian rain forest research ‘misused’:

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article7009710.ece

February 2010 UK Daily Telegraph article: ‘A perfect storm is brewing for the IPCC’:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/columnists/christopherbooker/7332803/A-perfect-storm-is-brewing-for-the-IPCC.htm

BBC article March 2010: ‘Lovelock: we can’t save the planet’:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_8594000/8594561.stm