Global Temperature Report: October 2015: Warmest October in the satellite temperature record

From University of Alabama, Huntsville: Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.11 C per decade October temperatures (preliminary) Global composite temp.: +0.43 C (about 0.77 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for October. Northern Hemisphere: +0.64 C (about 1.15 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for October. Southern Hemisphere: +0.21 C (about 0.38 degrees Fahrenheit) above…

El Niño events and drought linked

Current SST: From the THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA: UM researchers document global connections between El Nino events and drought MISSOULA – A team of researchers recently discovered that global climate change is causing general increases in both plant growth and potential drought risk. University of Montana Professor John Kimball is among the team of researchers who…

Claim: Warmer Weather Reduces Birth Rates

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A new study published by the US National Bureau of Economic Research claims that every day over 80F per year dramatically reduces your chances of getting lucky. According to the NBER; Maybe Next Month? Temperature Shocks, Climate Change, and Dynamic Adjustments in Birth Rates Alan Barreca, Olivier Deschenes, Melanie Guldi…