Mister Mean Green

On this green St. Paddy’s day, finally, something that explains some of the operators of, and commenters on, some other blogs. Now, if I can just find some fair trade carbon credits to offset my corned beef and cabbage… From the Guardian: How going green may make you mean Ethical consumers less likely to be…

Another UHI effect – thunderstorms & lightning

The March-April edition of WeatherWise magazine has an interesting article in it regarding UHI (Urban Heat Island) effects of enhancing thunderstorm formation in the downwind heat plume. It Stems from this paper (PDF) published in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. I saw a similar study presented in August 2007 when I attended Dr.…

Sat tracking of ultraviolet light shows increase since 1979

UV exposure has increased over the last 30 years, but stabilized since the mid-1990s From NASA Goddard press release here NASA scientists analyzing 30 years of satellite data have found that the amount of ultraviolet (UV) radiation reaching Earth’s surface has increased markedly over the last three decades. Most of the increase has occurred in…

Party! ~ ctm

charles the moderator is throwing himself a birthday party this Friday in SF. I’ve decided to invite a selected few WUWT regulars to attend. Acceptance will be based on examining your comment history.  No newbies, sorry. Steve Mosher will be there. It will go from 10 pm to apprx 4 am or? If you want…