UMass Amherst geoscientists reconstruct ‘eye-opening’ 900-year Northeast climate record

Just a single study.  Just a single location.  Just a single technique.  Importance TBD~ctm From EurekAlert!    Link to study and excerpts below press release. Geoscientists at UMass Amherst have reconstructed the longest and highest-resolution climate record for the northeastern United States University of Massachusetts at Amherst Doctoral students Daniel Miller, in the water, with Helen…

Finally, Fusion Power Is About to Become a Reality

A very optimistic story from Medium. It’s long so I’m posting only a small excerpt.~ctm   Long considered a joke, or a pipe dream, fusion is suddenly making enormous leaps Brian Bergstein Jan 3 The idea first lit up Dennis Whyte when he was in high school, in the remote reaches of Saskatchewan, Canada, in…

A Sea-Surface Temperature Picture Worth a Few Hundred Words!

We covered this paper when it was first released, here is some commentary on it – Anthony Guest essay by By PATRICK J. MICHAELS On January 7 a paper by Veronika Eyring and 28 coauthors, titled “Taking Climate Model Evaluation to the Next Level” appeared in Nature Climate Change, Nature’s  journal devoted exclusively to this one obviously under-researched subject. For years,…

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Shutdown Demonstrates How “Vital” Government Scientists Are… NOT

  Guest laugh by David Middleton The laugh is the fact that an article demonstrating the nonessential nature of government scientists, is titled “The Shutdown Shows Just How Vital Government Scientists Are”… ERIC NIILER SCIENCE 01.08.19 THE SHUTDOWN SHOWS JUST HOW VITAL GOVERNMENT SCIENTISTS ARE   INSTEAD OF FIGURING out how many Pacific hake fishermen…