Another major misunderstood climate issue – models ‘underplay plant CO2 absorption’

Global climate models have underestimated the amount of CO2 being absorbed by plants, according to new research. Scientists say that between 1901 and 2010, living things absorbed 16% more of the gas than previously thought. The authors say it explains why models consistently overestimated the growth rate of carbon in the atmosphere. But experts believe…

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Letter: Warmists Watch Wrong Weather Warnings

Letter to the Editor | Climateers keep trumpeting alarms that glaciers and ice sheets are melting, thus threatening land-based life with rising seas and supporting their dubious claims that Earth faces catastrophic global warming. Life on earth cannot be extinguished by a sun-warmed atmosphere or retreating ice – sea levels merely rise steadily as land-based…

Dr. Patrick Moore's Australian Tour Schedule

Dr. Patrick Moore, committed environmentalist and Greenpeace co-founder, will visit Australia in October-November. His schedule of public addresses here: http://www.galileomovement.com.au/patrick_moore_tour.php He left Greenpeace after its hijacking by political activists. He’s committed to restoring the genuine environmental movement, one of Earth’s most important. He’ll discuss various issues including his desire to reinstate science as the basis of…

'Icebergs once drifted to Florida'

From the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and the department of melted evidence, comes this interesting story about the last ice age. Icebergs once drifted to Florida, new climate model suggests The first study to show that when the large ice sheet over North America known as the Laurentide ice sheet began to melt, icebergs…