'Brilliant tricks' with D cells and electromagnets save 70% on your electric bill

You know, marketing is sometimes ridiculous, and this one is no exception. I spotted this ad over on the Sierra Club website that was obviously targeted for “low information voters”.…

OECD calls for the elimination of fossil fuel taxes

Guest opinion by Alberto Zaragoza Comendador There comes a point in your Internet life when you know what an article will be like before hitting the first dot. Not what…

There’s life in the old Pause yet

Still no global warming at all for 18 years 8 months By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley To the growing embarrassment of the world-government wannabes who are preparing to meet in…

A Short Summary of Soon, Connolly and Connolly, 2015; “Re-evaluating the role of solar variability on Northern Hemisphere temperature trends since the 19th Century”

Guest essay by Andy May Soon, Connolly and Connolly (2015) is an excellent paper (pay walled, for the authors preprint, go here) that casts some doubt about two critical IPCC…

Solar Update October 2015

Guest essay by David Archibald Introduction While Solar Cycle 24 is well into its decline in terms of F10.7 flux and sunspot number, several types of solar activity have risen…