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.

One of These Stories is Fake News

Earth Shatters Climate Record, Sending Planet Toward ‘Worst Case Scenario’ April 2018 was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures” on Earth, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). To clarify, that means December 1984 was the last … Continue reading

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U.S. had its coldest April in more than 20 years

Below-average temperatures spanned the Rockies to the East Coast May 8, 2018 Everyone seems to be wondering, “What happened to spring?” Last month, a persistent flow of Arctic air blanketed the eastern two-thirds of the nation. Record cold, and even … Continue reading

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Governor Moonbeam Loses The Plot

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Here in California, we have one of the more deluded Governors in history, Jerry Brown. He has gotten his sobriquet “Governor Moonbeam” the old fashioned way … he earned it honestly through things…

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Study: California to get “climate whiplash” between drought and floods

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Biblical 40 days and 40 nights rain events forecast to increase. From the “models are always accurate in climateland for the next 80 years” department comes this claim of “weather, er, climate whiplash”.…

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18 examples of the spectacularly wrong predictions made around the first “Earth Day” in 1970

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Tomorrow, Sunday, April 22, is Earth Day 2018 In the May 2000 issue of Reason Magazine, award-winning science correspondent Ronald Bailey wrote an excellent article titled “Earth Day, Then and Now” to provide some historical…

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A (Satirical) Rebuttal to “The Astounding Non-Success Of Sparky Cars”

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest satirical rebuttal by David Middleton Willis’ post on EV’s was very unfair… At least according to some of the comments.  So I thought I would post some graphs demonstrating that EV’s aren’t…

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The Astounding Non-Success Of Sparky Cars

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Published without comment on our mostly coal-fired and highly subsidized electric car fleet … well, to be fair, I suppose that is a comment … My best regards…

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