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Extreme Hipocrisy?

December 21, 2016 0 Comments
Extreme Hipocrisy?

I experienced an enormous sense of de-ja-vu a couple of weeks ago. There is a new movie about the potential dangers of “climate change”. It is called “Before the Flood“, but I will forgive you if you think the title could be “An Inconvenient Truth“. Before I begin an epic but not very unique rant about […]

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Tracking the change of glaciers in near real-time

December 13, 2016 0 Comments
Tracking the change of glaciers in near real-time

  When we look at still photos of glaciers and other ice sheets, they often seem still and stable.  Yet when viewed in a time sequence using satellite technology and computer software their changes are remarkable. A recent article from NASA highlights how ice can move in unique and surprising ways.    “With imagery and […]

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Yes Virginia, There is a Carbon Cycle

November 10, 2016 0 Comments
Yes Virginia, There is a Carbon Cycle

With all the talk of Peak Oil and anthropogenic global warming (AGW), many people often forget that the earth has a natural carbon cycle. The carbon that is under the crust doesn’t stay there forever. The carbon in the atmosphere doesn’t stay there forever. It is naturally recycled in a myriad of ways. Almost every […]

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Not so permanent 400

November 8, 2016 0 Comments
Not so permanent 400

What is in a number? There are many numbers that are marked as milestones, like every decade of your life (birthdays). Silver, gold, and diamond anniversaries are marked at 25, 50, and 75 years of marriage. The turning of the seasons and each year on the calendar are often noted as special events. I though a […]

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Another Record Warm Month Globally

September 14, 2016 0 Comments
Another Record Warm Month Globally

  According to NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies August 2016 was the warmest on August on record globally since reliable records began in 1880.  It was 0.16 degrees C above the previous warmest August, which was in 2014.  August 2016 was 0.98 degrees C above the mean surface temperature from the 1951-1980 period. This […]

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Get with the program!

August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Get with the program!

I bought an electric lawnmower. I wasn’t planning on it, but I have tried to use new and used gas mowers (4 push mowers and 2 riding lawnmowers) over the last couple of years and every single one of them has broken down! I had to give up on gas mowers. Now that I have […]

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Nothing New Here

August 8, 2016 0 Comments
Nothing New Here

Add George Monibot’s name to a list that includes Bjorn Lomborg, Patrick Moore, and many others. What do they all have in common? They have all delved into the science of “green” activism and found it severely lacking. Patrick Moore was a co-founder of Greenpeace, but left when he felt the organization was no longer […]

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Getting better or worse?

August 4, 2016 0 Comments
Getting better or worse?

Another year and more anthropogenic global warming (AGW) fears. This article recounts many of the climate-change-driven-records of 2015. I was more interested to see that an arctic mission to hype AGW got stuck in the ice. Great irony…and it is not the first time an expedition set out to qualitatively prove how much ice the […]

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Story Dump

June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Story Dump

Time for some “summer cleaning”, if there is such an analogue to “spring-cleaning”. Today is the first day of meteorological summer, and it is time to clear out all of the interesting weather, technology, and science articles I have been saving for a while. There is not enough time dedicate an entire blog post to […]

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More Global Warming Lawsuits

May 19, 2016 0 Comments
More Global Warming Lawsuits

I have covered the practice of suing over “global warming” in the past, somewhat humorously at times, here, here, and here. Finally there is one lawsuit “victory” that makes sense. It isn’t going to help with anthropogenic global warming (AGW), but at least it made legal sense. Read about it here. Four teenagers sued the […]

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