The Mathematics of Carbon Dioxide Part 2

Guest essay by Mike Jonas Introduction This article is the second in a series of four articles. Part 1 of the series (Part 1) is here In Part 1, simple mathematical formulae were developed to emulate the carbon dioxide (CO2.) contribution to global temperature change, as represented in the computer climate models. This article uses…

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Berkeley Earth endorses Natural Gas as a ‘bridge fuel’

From the Frack On department, and their previous endorsement of fracking comes this new paper that suggests we should not worry about methane leakage, and just get on with coal to Natural Gas conversion. Via press release today from Berkeley Earth: Natural gas can help reduce global warming – even if it modestly delays renewables…

Younger Dryas cooling event said to be comet related

From the University of California – Santa Barbara: A cataclysmic event of a certain age Geologist James Kennett and an international team narrow the date of an anomalous cooling event most likely triggered by a cosmic impact At the end of the Pleistocene period, approximately 12,800 years ago­ — give or take a few centuries…