Category Archives: Local

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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People are Leaving Silicon Valley

As you read this article,  note that none of the in-state destinations include Nevada County. Why? Top 10 California counties that people are leaving 1. Santa Clara County Out of state destinations: Arizona, Nevada, Texas, and Idaho In state destinations: … 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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NID Fake News? (2nd,Update 01-24-2018)

NID launches a fake news campaign in The Union to support the development of more water collection dams, pointing out that relying on the snowpack is no longer a reliable option due to anthropogenic climate change. The message is we need … Continue reading

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Heads/Hands Learning

In a comment at the Other Voices Column in The Union by George Rebane, Greg Zaller wrote: I just bought the video “Most Likely to Succeed” for our local library in the hope a public screening and discussion will result that … Continue reading

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La Niña Winter On the Way

Note: Headline corrected. According to Joe Bastardi at Westherbell we are going to have an El Niño Winter Here is his snow forecast: Note that the southern half of California will be relatively dry, with the upper part near normal. … Continue reading

Posted in Drought, Local, Weather | 1 Comment

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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