Daily Archives: June 5, 2014

Newsbytes: Greens Lose Battle As Germany Prepares To Lift Ban On Fracking

From the GWPF: How Fracking Helps America Beat German Industry Germany is set to lift its ban on fracking as early as next year, after caving in to business demands that it should reduce its dependency on Russian energy and … Continue reading

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U.S. Postal Service issues ‘global warming’ Forever® stamp?

This just in from the U.S.Postal service. (h/t to Marc Morano) In 2014, the U.S. Postal Service introduces Global: Sea Surface Temperatures, a new Forever® international rate stamp. Hmmm, not only is it an oddball stamp, being round, it isn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Global warming, Government idiocy, Sea Surface Temperature | 65 Comments

New paper: man-made aerosols have had a net cooling effect since beginning of industrial revolution

More aerosols, means more clouds, which means cooler temperatures. Now that we are cleaning up aerosols worldwide, this may explain why the Earth is getting slightly warmer – more sunlight reaches the surface A paper published today in Science claims … Continue reading

Posted in Aerosols, clouds, feedbacks | 52 Comments

When worlds collide – study says our moon was formed by a collision with planet-sized body

From the European Association of Geochemistry New isotopic evidence supporting moon formation via Earth collision with planet-sized body A new series of measurements of oxygen isotopes provides increasing evidence that the Moon formed from the collision of the Earth with … Continue reading

Posted in Astronomy, Earth, Space | 53 Comments

And then, they came for the fishermen… ‘high seas should be closed to all fishing.’

From the University of British Columbia and the department of eco-nuttery, comes this statement sure to produce blowback. I suspect it is just a matter of time before recreational fishing is targeted too. UBC’s Rashid Sumaila argues that the high … Continue reading

Posted in Carbon sequestration, Climate News | 92 Comments

Chinese study ‘implies that the “modern maximum” of solar activity agrees well with the recent global warming’

From Science China Press  [h/t to Mark Sellers] Has solar activity influence on the Earth’s global warming? A recent study demonstrates the existence of significant resonance cycles and high correlations between solar activity and the Earth’s averaged surface temperature during … Continue reading

Posted in Global warming, Solar | 205 Comments

EPA’s next wave of job-killing CO2 regulations

Unleashing EPA bureaucrats on American livelihoods, living standards and liberties By David Rothbard and Craig Rucker Supported by nothing but assumptions, faulty computer models and outright falsifications of what is actually happening on our planet, President Obama, his Environmental Protection … Continue reading

Posted in Climate News, EPA, Obama Climate Plan, Obamas War on Energy | 146 Comments