Daily Archives: June 21, 2014

NASA wants to lasso an asteroid

PASADENA (JPL) – NASA is on the hunt for an asteroid to capture with a robotic spacecraft, redirect to a stable orbit around the moon, and send astronauts to study in the 2020s — all on the agency’s human Path … Continue reading

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Posted in Space | 82 Comments

Open thread weekend – societal concerns

I’m off on travel today, but I wanted to take this opportunity to give readers a chance to talk about a variety of topics and to discuss something that has been of interest to me over the years: professional and … Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread | 97 Comments

Matt Ridley: Climate Cure Worse Than Thought

(via the GWPF) Matt Ridley, Financial POst The IPCC produced two reports last year. One said that the cost of climate change is likely to be less than 2% of GDP by the end of this century. The other said … Continue reading

Posted in Climate News, Climate reconciliation | 46 Comments

Moore’s Law: CO2 Good; Climate Change Bunk; Greens Follow Religious Fundamentalism

“Climate change” is a theory for which there is “no scientific proof at all” says the co-founder of Greenpeace. And the green movement has become a “combination of extreme political ideology and religious fundamentalism rolled into one.” Patrick Moore, a … Continue reading

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Saturday Silliness – New Research Shows Moon Causes Warming and Affects Climate

WUWT reader “thin air” submits this spoof for weekend fun. June 20, 2014.   Princeton, New Jersey.   Recently climate scientists here at the “Center for the Study of Earth and Moon” have discovered a dramatic warming effect on the Earth’s climate, … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Satire | 46 Comments