Daily Archives: May 1, 2011

“Justice has been done” – UPDATE: Osama Bin Laden compound found on Google Earth

That quote from president Obama tonight. The story here “Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet” – Afghan proverb UPDATE #3: Zeroing in on the compound. Threes a charm. Like anything in the fog of war, early reports can … Continue reading

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Eruption of the Tungurahua Volcano in Ecuador

This is what it looks like from the ground April 29th This satellite view of the sulfur dioxide plume is quite vivid:

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Himalayan Sherpas as climate proxy

Bishop Hill writes: As if there weren’t enough problems with climate data already, the latest bright idea from CAGW subscribers is to use opinion polls to measure climate change. I kid you not… The journal Biology Letters this week reports … Continue reading

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Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup

GOOD NEWS! Heartland Institute is sponsoring the Sixth International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC-6) to take place in Washington, DC from breakfast Thursday, June 30, to noon Friday, July 1, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. This event will be … Continue reading

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Worth a visit and bookmarking

For the weather enthusiasts among us: I’ve added it to my sidebar permanently.

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