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.

CLIMATEGATE: Untangling Myth and Reality Ten Years Later

Ross McKitrick and Steve McIntyre have written up reflections on Climategate 10 years later, focusing on the myths promulgated by the climate academic community. It was McKitrick and McIntyre that exposed Michael Mann climate change “Hockey Stick” as bad science, … Continue reading

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United States – Record-high snow cover across the Lower 48

Re-blogged from Ice Age Now December 4, 2019 by Robert Snow now covers nearly one half – one half! – of the continental United States. That’s the most snow cover on December 2 since records began. Snow Cover – 2 December 2019 – Image … Continue reading

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My Friend Anthony Watts at COP25: Climate Change and Data Manipulation

Recorded in Madrid, Spain, the site of the UN’s COP25.

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Everything That Happens on Earth Happens in Cycles

It’s a cycle, it’s a cycle, it’s a cycle! says Peter Temple who warns we are entering a cooling phase. “[J]ust when we need more energy and warmth, we have politicians trying to tax it out of existence.” “The sun … Continue reading

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Western Hudson Bay freeze-up earlier than average for 1980s for the third year in a row

Yep, a sure sign of global warming, an early freeze up.  Reposted from Polar Bear Science. Posted on November 11, 2019 | Western Hudson Bay freeze-up earlier than average for 1980s for the third year in a row This is the … Continue reading

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The ‘New Normal’ Is Not What You Think

My Other Voices Column: The ‘new normal’ is not what you think was published this AM [11-16-19] in The Union. https://www.theunion.com/opinion/columns/russell-steele-the-new-normal-is-not-what-you-think/

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Does one ten-thousandth of the atmosphere control Earth’s thermostat?

Reblogged from CFACT.  Slightly edited for better reading.  By Dr. Jay Lehr |November 8th, 2019|Climate|237 Comments There exists a belief that we are living in a world threatened by an important molecule that makes life possible on this planet’s⏤carbon dioxide. To save the … Continue reading

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