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.

Heartland Institute to Livestream Global Climate Action Summit Rebuttals

Via Press Release Streams Countering Alarmism at Summit Begin Thursday, Sept. 13 at Noon Pacific Time, and Friday, Sept. 14 at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time The Heartland Institute will be live-streaming two panel discussions of scientists and climate policy experts … Continue reading

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Alarmist Claim Rebuttal [Edited]

[Edited to fix bad links] In the attached document is a series of rebuttals of the most common climate alarmists’ claims such as those made in the recently released Fourth National Climate Assessment Report.2 T The authors of these rebuttals … Continue reading

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Princeton Physicist Dr. Will Happer Hired as Trump’s New Tech Adviser

CNN claim: “His [Happer’s] public stance on climate change is in opposition to near universally accepted science.” Former Harvard Physicist Dr. Lubos Motl responds to CNN: “Right. By their definition, this scam is nearly universally accepted as “science” by these … Continue reading

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Is Climate Change Being Falsely Accused of Sparking California Conflagrations?

Western Farm Press Blaming climate change for the recent California fires and the state’s water woes appear to be like the kid blaming his dog for eating his homework. The reality of climate change isn’t the issue. The earth’s climate … Continue reading

Posted in California, Climate Change, Drought, Weather | 1 Comment

Climate Change and Forest Fire Fact Check

The Charge: Timothy White, California State University Chancellor “Nearly everyone agrees that climate change is the biggest environmental challenge facing California and the world. Communities across California are experiencing firsthand the effects of devastating wildfires, persistent droughts, agricultural anomalies and … Continue reading

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It was WARMER in Roman and Medieval times

Originally posted on sunshine hours:
Update: The article and paper are from 2012. A study suggests the Britain of 2,000 years ago experienced a lengthy period of hotter summers than today. German researchers used data from tree rings – a…

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There is nothing unusual about global warming (AKA climate change)

Robert Zimmerman at Ice Age Now Look at how many periods of warmth our planet has enjoyed during the past 10,000 years alone. Civilizations flourished during those warm periods and collapsed when they ended. Did humans cause the Minoan warm … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, History