El Reg discusses the media on climate science. El Reg is way too denialist, IMHO, but quite open-minded underneath. Here is a Nature editorial about a new trend: statistical methods for attributing particular extreme events to climate change, rather than just shrugging one's shoulders and saying "climate ≠ weather, you can't blame global warming for specific events".
Saw Thermae Romae on the flight over. It's quite cute and very, very, very silly.