Cosmic Disconnections

I read yesterday that someone had supposedly provided evidence in support of Svensmark’s hypothesis that cosmic rays affect the weather. So I went to look it up. The study is called Cloud cover anomalies at middle latitudes: links to troposphere dynamics and solar variability, by S. Veretenenkoa and M. Ogurtsova, paywalled here. Let’s look at this…

The Embrace, by Dosso Dossi, 1490 - 1542

Claim: Climate Change will Stop Women from Wanting Sex

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Women don’t like to sweat while having sex, so they are less likely to have sex in warm weather, according to the latest climate health claim. Climate change and your birthday: Is it too hot for sex? Have you ever wondered why March is a busy birthday month? A new…