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The Climate Hustle Movie Packs ‘em in

Craig Rucker of CFACT writes: Thank you to everyone who went to the movies Monday night and saw Climate Hustle. Together, we had a huge success. We have only anecdotal evidence of the movie’s strength so far, but what anecdotes! Friends from across the nation report strong attendance. There were sellouts or near sellouts in Albuquerque, Indianapolis,…

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Trends in the Revised Sunspot Number Dataset

Guest essay by Jim Goodridge, former California State Climatologist Hidden in the sunspot numbers are long-term trends. See the graph below. Orbiting observatories since 1978 show solar irradiance and sunspot number are associated. Sunspots have increased by 1 percent per year since 1700. This suggests recovery from the Little Ice Age of 1660 to 1710. A major increase…

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Sea Trials

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Before you take a new boat to sea, you do a “sea trial” to make sure everything is working. Today was the day for the sea trials. It was early afternoon when we went out, so the clear morning had been replaced by stupendous thunderstorm clouds. By about 1PM they…