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Myth #5: GPS navigation indicates the world is a sphere

The one thing you will quickly learn when you begin to study the CRAP Theory is that there are often alternative explanations that make just as much or more sense from the same observation.  189 more words

Myths

CZ-3C/YZ-1 launches Beidou navigation satellite

On 1 February, in the country’s second orbital launch mission in 2016, a CZ-3C rocket with a YZ-1 upper stage successfully placed a Beidou navigation satellite into orbit. 723 more words

Satellites

Review: http://www.aerial-tek.co.uk/

Had this company round to fit some aerials to my house. They were very professional and were happy to answer my many questions. Very reasonably priced. 63 more words

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Measuring global temperatures: Satellites or thermometers?

Dr. Roy Spencer — CFact — January 26, 2016

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

The official global temperature numbers are in, and NOAA and NASA have decided that 2015 was the warmest year on record.

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Realism

Measuring global temperatures: Satellites or thermometers?

By Paul Homewood 

 

http://www.cfact.org/2016/01/26/measuring-global-temperatures-satellites-or-thermometers/

 

This is a must read, and definitely worth a bookmark.

Guest post from Roy Spencer for CFACT:

 

The official global temperature numbers are in, and NOAA and NASA have decided that 2015 was the warmest year on record. 1,272 more words

Climate Change

A first look at Sentinel 2 imagery

Milton Keynes

Blenheim Palace and Cornbury Park

Wallingford and Didcot

Wytham Woods and Farmoor Reservoir

Newport, Wales

The European Sentinel 2 mission is now live and returning data. 125 more words

Remote Sensing

Obama administration prisoner deal with Iran becomes less and less savory as facts leak out

WASHINGTON | BY JOEL SCHECTMAN AND YEGANEH TORBATI

Reuters

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement on Iran at the White House in Washington, January 17, 2016. 1,346 more words