Kidney Stones and Global Warming – Again

This bizarre story is once again in the news, thanks to pillars of journalism like Time Magazine covering it, it is now a wide topic of discussion. I’ll point out that I covered this story when it was a “nobody”, on May 16th. http://wattsupwiththat.wordpress.com/2008/05/16/global-warming-may-increase-prevalence-of-kidney-stones-disease/

Sun in deep slumber: 10.7 solar flux hits record low value

NRC Canada’s FTP site which logs the daily 10.7 centimeter (2800 megahertz) radio flux from the sun just reported what appears to be a new record low in the observed data. 64.2 at 1700 UTC Source data is here The Solar Radio Monitoring Program is operated jointly by the National Research Council and the Canadian Space…