Now it’s CO2 killing “Nemo”

From the “CO2 is the most deadly omnipotent force in the Universe department”, comes this tragic story of poor Nemo the clownfish, so disoriented by CO2 that he can’t choose the right path to swim. Rebuttal(s) follow in subsequent posts, but first here is the story on the research from James Cook University. Original press…

Road surface purifies air by removing nitrogen oxides (NOx)

From the Eindhoven University of Technology. This is a neat idea that helps to solve a real pollution problem by automobiles. Cost of course is a factor, but considering some other schemes this may be a bargain. Now if they can just design some special cool asphalt for use around climate monitoring stations, we’ll really…

First They Came For The Scientists….

Mike Lorrey looks at the PNAS skeptics paper and some historical issues related to it. – Anthony My primary area of accomplishment in life, other than virtual worlds development, is in political activism. Despite my technical training, I am a very political animal, having helped Killington, Vermont vote to secede from that state in protest…

An FOI Ruling More Significant than the Russell Review

Guest post by David Holland via the GWPF At the request of the University of East Anglia the Information Commissioner has this morning issued his Decision Notice, FER0238017, on my complaint that UEA did not deal with his 2008 requests for information in accordance with the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIRs). Like other Decision Notices…

Take a right turn to Ice Station Zero

I wrote this nine days ago : stevengoddard says: June 28, 2010 at 10:16 pm In three days, the slope of the Arctic extent graph will begin to drop off. Mark it on your calendar. Anyone who doubts the correctness of the PIPS based methodology I have been using, should take a look for themselves.…

The Muir Russell CRU Apologia is out

NOTE: Updates added, refresh for latest. The Muir Russell Report is out. Read here in PDF. Unfortunately Russell is another apologist who doesn’t ask relevant questions of both sides, only one side. Even BBC now thinks the CRU wears a halo: Compare that to: CRU’s Dr. Phil Jones’s response of 21/02/2005 to Warwick Hughes’s request…