AOC and Bernie: “move to declare climate crisis official emergency”…And?

Guest Grauniad slap-down by David Middleton Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez move to declare climate crisis official emergency Exclusive: Democrats to introduce resolution in House on Tuesday in recognition of extreme threat from global heating A group of US lawmakers including the 2020 Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders are proposing to declare the climate crisis an official emergency –…

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Sarewitz’s Science Smörgåsbord

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen   What is a smörgåsbord? And who is Sarewitz?  From the top, a smörgåsbord is “a buffet meal of various hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, salads, casserole dishes, meats, cheeses, etc.” and, as a derivation from that, can also be “an extensive array or variety (of something).”  And Sarewitz?  He…

ZIKA: Climate Change Threat?

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen   ZIKA!  A frightening new disease that burst onto the front pages in 2016 as “linked to thousands of babies being born with underdeveloped brains.”  Over the next two years, current outbreaks of Zika had spread from Brazil through South America, Mexico, the Caribbean, and even a few cases in…

RIP Climate Skeptic Christopher Booker

Guest essay by Eric Worrall James Delingpole tells us prominent British journalist and climate skeptic Christopher Booker has sadly passed. Delingpole: RIP Christopher Booker, the World’s Greatest Climate Change Sceptic by JAMES DELINGPOLE3 Jul 2019 Christopher Booker, the world’s greatest climate sceptic, has died.Booker – “Bookers” as I used to call him on our regularly…

Climate models are fudged, says climatologist – Video

Dr. Patrick Michaels, former Virginia State Climatologist has some strong comments about climate models during an interview with Mark Levin: “It is nowhere near as warm as it’s ‘supposed’ to be,” says climatologist Dr. Patrick Michaels. “The computer models are making systematic, dramatic errors.” There are 32 different computer models used to predict the climate,…

Battery Storage – An Infinitesimally Small Part of Electrical Power

 Guest essay by Steve Goreham Large-scale storage of electricity is the latest proposed solution to boost the deployment of renewables. Renewable energy advocates, businesses, and state governments plan to use batteries to store electricity to solve the problem of intermittent wind and solar output. But large-scale storage is only an insignificant part of the electrical…