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The Atlantic: Exploiting Hurricane Disasters to Talk Climate is OK

Guest essay by Eric Worrall James Hamblin of The Atlantic seems to think it is OK to use hurricane disasters to raise awareness of climate change, because most Americans are not currently threatened by extreme weather. It Is a Time to Talk About Climate Change A note on the false dichotomy between prevention and treatment…

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Into The Vortex

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach I came across a lovely photograph of a “fire devil”, also called a “fire whirl”. I liked it because the photo perfectly exemplified what is wrong with the current generation of climate models. What is wrong with the models is that they don’t include any of the vortex-based emergent atmospheric…

Friday Funny, if only they had signed that treaty…

Cartoonist Rick McKee of the Augusta Chronicle has captured the essence of the alarmist sentiments over our current hurricane situation where there’s a blame-a-minute coming from the left…because climate is weather and all that. While the cartoon may be funny to some, and not others, let it be said that in no way does it…

Climate change for aliens

From the UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER In February NASA astronomers discovered seven Earth-like planets, potentially harboring life, orbiting the star TRAPPIST-1, not too far from Earth. Scientists have yet to discover life, or evidence of civilizations, on these or other planets. But in the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence, they often categorize hypothetical worlds according to the amount…