Quote of the Week #2

From “Pragmatic”, on the Lindzen on negative feedback thread: “What most alarmists don’t seem to fathom is that real people want balance in their decision/learning process. Balance arrives on the wings of debate.” Art By Geoff Sharp, other artwork submissions will also be used on a rotating basis, thanks to all who submitted. – Anthony

Bzzt! Welcome to the dark ages

Guest post by Steven Goddard The Effects of One Nuclear Bomb at High Altitude From Wikipedia Yesterday’s missile launch from nuclear power North Korea raised particular concern in the military, due to the possibility of EMP (Electromagnetic Pulse) attack.  Almost every piece of technology in our lives is dependent on semiconductors, which contain circuitry that…

Global Warming and “The Early Spring”

Guest post by Steven Goddard Following up on the cold spring story from Friday, one of the favorite mantras of the global warming community has been that global warming brings earlier spring seasons.  If a bird shows up earlier than someone in Yorkshire expected, a news story often appears at The Guardian or BBC explaining…