Catherine McKenna

Canadian Government: “consider the gendered impacts of climate change”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Catherine McKenna, Canadian minister for the Environment and Climate Change is training “woman negotiators” to combat global warming. Canadian Climate Minister Urges Attention to the ‘Gendered Impacts’ of Climate Change by THOMAS D. WILLIAMS, PH.D. 10 Mar 20183407 Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change is urging environmental activists to…

Weird stuff – type VII water ice found inside diamonds

Unique diamond impurities indicate water deep in Earth’s mantle Scientific analysis of diamond impurities — known as inclusions — reveal naturally forming ice crystals and point to water-rich regions deep below the Earth’s crust UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, LAS VEGAS A UNLV scientist has discovered the first direct evidence that fluid water pockets may exist as…

The Modern Warm Period Delimited

UPDATE: 3/13/18 After review of comments, data sources, and the article itself, I have concluded that because some old and faulty data was used in the article, the premise and conclusions are not accurate, and therefore this article should be ignored due to the use of the faulty data. If at such time the article is…

Aussie Bureau of Meteorology Staff Accused of Using Work Supercomputers to Mine Cryptocurrencies

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Two IT staff who work for the Australian Bureau of Meteorology are being investigated over allegations they illegally used the bureau’s supercomputers to mine cryptocurrencies. Police question Bureau of Meteorology staff over cryptocurrency operation By Dylan Welch Updated Thu at 1:39pm Two Bureau of Meteorology employees are being investigated by…