Author Archives: Russ Steele

About Russ Steele

Freelance writer and climate change blogger. Russ spent twenty years in the Air Force as a navigator specializing in electronics warfare and digital systems. After his service he was employed for sixteen years as concept developer for TRW, an aerospace and automotive company, and then was CEO of a non-profit Internet provider for 18 months. Russ's articles have appeared in Comstock's Business, Capitol Journal, Trailer Life, Monitoring Times, and Idaho Magazine.

Putting the New York Times leaked US Climate Report in perspective.

  Government Climate Scientists Attempting To Extort Money From President Trump

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Hilary Hodge For Supervisor in District 3

Thought I would check out Hilary’s web site to see what her solutions are too critical issues that will get her elected. Searching for Hilary Hodge on Google, I came up with http://www.hilaryhodge.com Which produced this result: The real Hilary … Continue reading

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Sea Level Rise Has Paused

Editors Note:  Title was changed from Stopped to Paused.  It appears that sea level rise started declining in early 2016 and has continued as the snowpack piles up in Greenland, Antarctic and Sierra.   Here is a more detailed look … Continue reading

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Nevada County Competing Gig Cities

  This noon I attended a presentation by Wave Broadband, Ishmel Goodrum, Executive VP for Operations in the California Region. He presented plaques to the Mayors of Lincoln and Rocklin, declaring them to be Gig Cities. He mentioned they were … Continue reading

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Where was the Nevada County Booth?

It has been 25 years since Ellen and I attended the State Fair. We were regulars when the kids were growing up, but once they went off to college we stopped going to the State Fair. When we did go, … Continue reading

Posted in California, Jobs and Economy, Local

California Precipitation Report #1: Global Warming Brings More Rain to CA

Under business-as-usual greenhouse gas emissions, climate models predict California will get warmer during the rest of the century and most also predict the state will get drier. But, new research, published July 6th in the journal Nature Communications, predicts that … Continue reading

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Fourth of July Humor

Happy 4th of July everyone!!

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