Hathaway on the solar conveyor belt and deep solar minimum

From NASA News: Solar ‘Current of Fire’ Speeds Up What in the world is the sun up to now? In today’s issue of Science, NASA solar physicist David Hathaway reports that the top of the sun’s Great Conveyor Belt has been running at record-high speeds for the past five years. “I believe this could explain…

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Aquatic 'dead zones' contributing to climate change

This alarming missive just in from the: University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science As oxygen-deprived waters increase, they emit more greenhouse gasses into atmosphere Above graphic from NOLA.COM click for details. Cambridge, Md. (March 11, 2010) – The increased frequency and intensity of oxygen-deprived “dead zones” along the world’s coasts can negatively impact environmental…

Climategate.com shuts down

From the Facebook page of the Climategate.com operator: Climategate is closing down I am very sorry to bring you the news today that climategate.com is shutting down. It started out as a minor little “hour a day” hobby last December after I purchased the domain name, and it turned into a monster of a site,…

Gallup: Americans' Global Warming Concerns Continue to Drop

Multiple indicators show less concern, more feelings that global warming is exaggerated by Frank Newport, Gallup News PRINCETON, NJ — Gallup’s annual update on Americans’ attitudes toward the environment shows a public that over the last two years has become less worried about the threat of global warming, less convinced that its effects are already…