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Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
By Paul Homewood
Breitbart carry the story of how Roger Pielke Jr was forced out of writing for the FiveThirtyEight blog, for not toeing the party line.
Environmental studies professor Roger Pielke, Jr. has quit Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight blog over a controversy that arose after he wrote a post denying that global warming is responsible for the increasing costs of recovery from natural disasters.
Pielke, a professor in the Environmental Studies Program and a Fellow of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), reported to Discover Magazine that over the last month he began to find that his work was being rejected by FiveThirtyEight. So, he told editor Mike Wilson that he quit.
The controversy grew after Pielke posted a March 19 story he entitled, “Disasters Cost More Than Ever–But Not Because of Climate Change.”
As soon as he posted the piece, the laymen critics in Silver’s…
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Thanks to Sierra for taking on the Stanford Woods claims about wind solar and other alternative energy.
The cost of action could be twice the cost of inaction.
Originally posted on Climate Etc.:
by Judith Curry
Because there is no good, cheap green energy, the almost universal political choices have been expensive policies that do very little. There is much greater scope for climate policies to make the total climate cost greater thought the 21st century. – Bjorn Lomborg
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So we have a series of scandals that smear the reputation of the military.
I would like to say stop this.
The cost of energy climbs, the costs of fuels escalates. Does that make sense given recent discoveries of unlimited resources? Only if a monster is in the white house, the green monster.
Electric life forms that live on pure energy seems like a bit of an overstatement. Continue reading
Shame on them, for there lack fo fortitude in the face of muslim aggression.
Some of the sophisticates who read junkscience reject talk of impeachment.
Ever heard of sudden death in grazing animals? Prussic acid may be the culprit, because it causes the production of a terrible toxin–cyanide. You may recall small amounts of cyanide be big time trouble for living things.
Everyone, including my lawyer friends, admires the examinations of hostile witnesses by Congressman Trey Gowdy. The man is a master of cadence and emphasis and strategy in the art of colloquy.
Now this is a very encouraging sign. It isn’t Frankenstein, it’s Frankensteeeen. GM crops are the choice of farmers in America–wonderful, they aren’t dumb, and know GM strains of corn and soybeans work and make them successful. For cotton farmers no more weevil nightmares.
The Right to Farm Act prevents nuisance suits against established farm operations.
GLaxo Smith Kline is applying for approval of a vaccine for the protozoal infection Malaria that has killed millions, particularly children, over the years.
Another greenhouse gas from meat consumption study showing that reducing the consumption of meat, especially red meat, will save the planet. Estimates on top of estimates but no estimate of how much lower the global temperature will be. Continue reading
Researchers performed a “double blind” study comparing paracetamol (the UK name for acetominophen, best known US brandname Tylenol™) with placebo for treating back pain. Net conclusion: don’t waste your money Continue reading
This is put out as a scandal because of the Podesta connection, but look at what it’s about–experimental material for vertebroplasties–bone injections to reverse collapse.
Milloy and I are pursuing action against EPA for human experiments–curiosity experiments to see if exposing people to small particles
It is easy to count on whores to advocate for turning tricks for the government agencies that provide succor.