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It's hot and getting hotter

“Obama’s talking about all of this with the global warming and … a lot of it’s a hoax. It’s a hoax. I mean, it’s a money-making industry, okay? 405 more words


Weather, or climate change?

I start teaching again tomorrow, so it’s going to be a busy few months and posting will probably be light. I also don’t really have much to say at the moment, but that will probably change :-). 248 more words

Global Warming

The Mechanics of Climate Change: Some Comments on a Sidebar Article in Amstat News

(The article and comments can be found at http://magazine.amstat.org/blog/2010/03/01/climatemar10/. The book Storms of my Grandchildren, by James Hansen, published in 2009, by Bloomsbury USA, is a good overview of the causes of climate change. 6,227 more words


The Story of Global Cooling

I’ve been hearing climate deniers talking about a global cooling scare in the nineteen seventies for a while now, and I finally got curious about where this narrative had come from–I didn’t think it had been made up whole cloth, but I hadn’t heard word one about it from any credible source, either. 1,217 more words

Climate Science

INVERTER vs GENERATOR ( which is “actually” better)

Every household, businesses (either small, medium and large scale), Institutions – be it Financial institutions, Religious Institutions, Academic Institutions  and even Government institutions in Nigeria depends on electrical generator to complements the little or no electricity provided by the utility distribution companies in Nigeria… 493 more words

Solar Power

Wildfires Burning in 11 U.S. States

(CBS News) KETCHUM, Idaho – First came the drought, then the summer heat — the perfect formula for wildfires. And as of Monday night , there are 49 large fires burning in… 82 more words

Climate Change

Climate Study: By 2085 All U.S. Cities Except San Francisco Will Be Too Hot to Host Summer Olympics

A new article in the medical journal The Lancet has concluded much of the Northern Hemisphere will be too hot by 2085 to host the Summer Olympics. 224 more words

Human Health