Strange Galactic Science

Many of the fields of Science practiced today seems to have veered off into some kind of Alternative Universe – some kind of “Science from a far and very different and strange Galaxy”, maybe the same Galaxy inhabited by the editors and journalists of The New York Times.

Michael E. Mann – wrong again

You have to wonder, is it ego combined with narcissism that prompts things like this? Dr. Mann, (or as Mark Steyn calls him – Dr. Fraudpants) inventor of the splice-o-matic pre-seived climate hockey stick thinks that fire danger is driven by climate change (newsflash – it’s summer) and that professionals won’t be able to handle…

On The New Gemini Solar Power Plant Near Las Vegas

Arvid Pasto, Sparks, NV May 2020 In the May 12th edition of the Reno Gazette-Journal (RGJ), there appeared a description of a newly-approved (by the U.S. Government) solar power facility, near Las Vegas, called Gemini. This would place it not very far from the recently-defunct solar power facility known as Crescent Dunes. The new facility…

New Zealand Budget Ditches Climate Change, Prioritises the Economy

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Green New Zealand has disappointed activists, by ditching climate idealism in favour of trying to restart their economy. New Zealand’s COVID-19 budget delivers on one crisis, but largely leaves climate change for another day Many had hoped the COVID-19 crisis would be a critical juncturefor climate change policy in New Zealand. The budget was not this moment.…

From Green Blindness to a New Reality

Guest opinion by Wim Röst The Virus Nature is beautiful, romantic and the best there is on Earth. But, nature is also fully unpredictable, dangerous and deadly. For example, by means of a virus. Romantically, we want to live close to nature. But the closer we are to nature the more likely diseases will jump…

Climate Skeptic Cardinal George Pell Cleared of All Charges, Abuse Conviction Overturned by the Australian High Court

Guest essay by Eric Worrall High profile climate skeptic Cardinal Pell, who was convicted of child abuse in 2018, has been completely exonerated and cleared of all charges following a successful appeal to the high court. Cardinal George Pell’s abuse convictions overturned by Australia’s High Court By Ed Condon and JD Flynn Washington D.C., Apr 6,…