George Will: The Green Bubble Has Burst

From the Mt. Pleasant, MI Morning Sun. Graphic by Anthony WASHINGTON – There once was an Indianapolis concert featuring 50 pianos. Splendid instruments, pianos. Still, 50 might have been excessive. As is today’s chorus summoning us to save the planet. In the history of developed democracies with literate publics served by mass media, there is…

NASA Goddard study suggests solar variation plays a role in our current climate

NASA Study Acknowledges Solar Cycle, Not Man, Responsible for Past Warming Report indicates solar cycle has been impacting Earth since the Industrial Revolution From the Daily Tech, Michael Andrews. (h/t to Joe D’Aleo) Some researchers believe that the solar cycle influences global climate changes.  They attribute recent warming trends to cyclic variation.  Skeptics, though, argue…

Gavin Schmidt’s new climate picture book: Anti-Science?

Reprinted here by request from Harold Ambler – Anthony What follows is an open letter to the Salon writer Peter Dizikes, who recently published an article about a new book by NASA scientist Gavin Schmidt on climate change. The water level of Lake Powell, like that of all reservoirs in the American West, has fluctuated…