Turning airliners into flying weather stations

From Scripps Institute New Airborne GPS Technology for Weather Conditions Takes Flight First-time demonstration led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography captures key meteorological data from aircraft, along with the potential to improve hurricane forecasting A new GPS system aboard airplanes tracks key atmospheric conditions. GPS technology has broadly advanced science and society’s ability to pinpoint…

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The one-sided Conversation

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley At The Conversation, a taxpayer-funded propaganda website based in Australia, Dr Rod Lamberts has suggested that in the climate debate those pushing the Party Line should disregard the mere facts and should advance their invaluable opinions instead. He writes that Tony Abbott, Australia’s prime minister, Andrew Bolt, Australia’s chief sceptic,…