Category Archives: Climate Change

The Cause and Effect of Anthropogenic CO2 [Updated]

Russ Steele I am reading The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect by Judea Pearl and Dana Mackenzie. Pearl’s work on cause and effect enables us to know whether one thing causes another, or not. A … Continue reading

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State of Climate Debate

Dr. Judith Curry posted this presentation on her website just before she gave it at the State of the Climate Debate held at the University of Virginia on Saturday.  Her presentation is well thought out and deserves your attention, especially … Continue reading

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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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Anthropogenic Warmers: Global Warming to Decrease Snow Fall

The claim: ♦ IPCC TAR (2001): “Milder winter temperatures will decrease heavy snowstorms” ♦ Kunkel et al., 2002: “Surface conditions favorable for heavy lake-effect snow decreased in frequency by 50% and 90% for the HadCM2 and CGCM1 [models], respectively, by … Continue reading

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Our Planet Has Enjoyed 10 Warm Periods During The Past 10,000 Years

There is absolutely nothing unusual about today’s so-called global warming or if you prefer climate change. 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 … Continue reading

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The Medieval Warming Period was Global, not Regional

Early in my blogging on global warming and then climate change the lefty anthropogenic warmers insisted that we have never experienced this range of temperature before. My position was that the Medieval Warming Period temperature was on par with or … Continue reading

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Sea Level Rising NOT Flooding Pacific Islands

The Pacific nation of Tuvalu—long seen as a prime candidate to disappear as climate change forces up sea levels—is actually growing in size, new research shows. A University of Auckland study examined changes in the geography of Tuvalu’s nine atolls … Continue reading

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