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The IPCC gives us good news about climate change, but we don't listen

Summary: Now that the alarmists have had their day trumpeting the IPCC’s worst case scenario (it’s unlikely and becoming more so), let’s look at their best case scenario (hidden by journalists). 2,097 more words

Science & Nature

See the cost to America from climate change in the 21st century

Summary: Another peer-reviewed paper predicting disaster from climate change by misrepresenting and exaggerating the science. We can still learn much from it.

Estimating economic damage from climate change in the United States… 1,972 more words

Science & Nature

Model suggest improved sugarcane planting technique

As farmers survey their fields this summer, several questions come to mind: How many plants germinated per acre? How does altering row spacing affect my yields? 307 more words

Everyday Science

Episode 198: How is demand for electricity forecasted?

How do electricity providers forecast electricity demand? On this week’s Energy Bite, Richard Huntsinger, a recent PhD graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, has some answers. 297 more words

Full Episodes

ARCTIC SEA-ICE --Ralph vs. PIOMAS--

This is just a brief observation, demonstrating how my lying eyes get me in trouble with the hard-working, code-apt, computer-savvy geeks who have eyes glued to computer terminals that produce wonderful models. 795 more words

Carbon emissions and pathways to a low carbon economy

Carbon emissions and pathways to a low carbon economy:

A talk about using computer modelling to generate solutions for the planet. 

by Nick Winder; Newcastle University… 558 more words

BioE&E

Measuring success with water quality requires balancing monitoring and modeling

Post by Eric Booth

Understanding how and why water quality changes through time is an important activity of scientists and natural resource managers. As pressures on lakes and streams increase from changes in land use and climate, the public and governing bodies are pushing for management practices that will improve water quality. 1,623 more words

Yahara Watershed