Daily Archives: March 11, 2012

A GONGO idea – a government funded job destruction program…

For pure, circular destruction of wealth, happiness and prosperity, it doesn’t get much better than this. Continue reading

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Roy Spencer: Gleick’s Watergate Too

I don’t usually blog about posts on other blogs, but I’m making an exception for Steve McIntyre’s excellent analysis showing how similar Peter Gleick’s actions were to the Watergate burglary, primarily because both were covert attempts to obtain financial donor lists from the ‘enemy’.

Given Gleick’s expertise in water science, I think we should re-brand the event “Watergate Too”. (Roy Spencer)

Run! You’ve only 50,000 years to get to land above an altitude of 20 feet!

Yes, that’s the estimated sea level rise from a complete meltdown of the Greenland ice sheet and should warming [ever] reach 2 °C above pre-industrial estimates – and stay that way for 50,000 years – that could happen! Continue reading

Global warming threat to coral reefs: Can some species adapt?

Coral reefs are among the ecosystems most severely threatened by global warming, but hopeful new evidence has emerged that some coral species may be able to adapt to warmer oceans. Continue reading

‘Climate outpost of Cape Grim a breath of fresh air in carbon debate’

They refer of course to the well-mixed air that has spent a week circling the Southern Ocean, largely free of human influence. They can tell you, for instance, that last weeks CO2 reading was 387.19 parts per million. Continue reading

Oil, gas industry created 9 percent of new U.S. jobs in 2011:WEF

A booming U.S. oil and gas sector was responsible for generating some 9 percent of all new jobs last year, with three indirect jobs for every one directly involved in the industry, a study released on Wednesday found. Continue reading

Aus: Tap Asia for farm funding, says Craig Emerson

TRADE Minister Craig Emerson has outlined plans to harness capital from emerging economic giants such as China and India to spark a revolution in Australian food production. Continue reading

That darn UHIE information keeps leaking out – must be Big Carbon again

Mid-Atlantic suburbs can expect an early spring thanks to the heat of the big city Continue reading

Water, water everywhere, none is saved

Australia is a severely underdeveloped country, in part because industrial Europeans only began settling this enormous and unforgiving land in the late 18TH Century and in large part recently, due to the obstructionism of lunatic misanthropes hiding under the “environment/ecology” green cloak. The following is all the more notable because it is penned by by a card-carrying big “L”, leftie, Labor heavyweight, Graham Richardson: Continue reading

Salt-tolerant wheat discovery to tackle food shortages

AUSTRALIAN scientists have crossed a modern wheat variety with a wild ancestral cousin to produce a high-yielding salt-tolerant plant that will help tackle world food shortages due to soil salinity. Continue reading

C3H: National Academy of Science Confirms That Billions Wasted On Climate Models

The NAS has issued a report that confirms the obvious climate science disaster: billions wasted on climate models – they still can’t predict squat Continue reading

Steven Goddard: Arctic Fraud : Worse Than It Seems

We have been bombarded for years with graphs like the one below, presented as evidence of Arctic doom. Continue reading

General Motors: the unacceptable face of corporatism

“Have a look at this video and make sure you have a sick bucket handy.” Continue reading

Greenland ice sheet may melt completely with 1.6 degrees global warming

In 2,000 years. Continue reading

Monckton’s Schenectady showdown

“Monckton vanquishes Union College “Greens too yellow to admit they’re really Reds.” Continue reading

GM under a global warming cloud

“I love Buicks and Cadillacs! My husband loves his pickup. We’ve been GM owners for 50 years. If GM continues to support the Heartland Institute, we will NOT purchase another GM vehicle.” Continue reading

Citizens not pushing hard for climate deal: U.N. chief

The elites need the plebes after all. Continue reading

GE ventures back into climate alarmism?

If green is so good for GE, how come its stock has performed so terribly for 10+ years? Continue reading

Shollenberger’s Technical Review of ‘Mann Kampf’

Brandon Schollenberger reviews “Mann Kampf” in detail. Continue reading

Ivy Colleges Shunning Bottled Water Jab at $22 Billion Industry

Dartmouth environmental studies sophomore: “The product just doesn’t make common sense.” Continue reading