Global Warming Science

So much for the “scientific consensus” regarding man-made global warming

As I recall, there’s another consensus in science…something in biology about how we got here… Myth of Consensus Explodes: APS Opens Global Warming Debate Michael Asher (Blog) – July 16, 2008 9:35 PM The American Physical Society, an organization representing nearly 50,000 physicists, has reversed its stance on climate change and is now proclaiming that Read More…

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Climate Change Delusion makes the DSM-IV

Psychiatrists in Australia have identified “Climate Change Delusion” as the latest mental disorder sure to make it into the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV). That’s the head shrinker’s bible if you don’t know. Doomed to a fatal delusion over climate change Andrew Bolt July 09, 2008 12:00am For The Herald Sun PSYCHIATRISTS Read More…

Biology Global Warming Intelligent Design

Trees regulate photosynthesis temperature – by design?

Leaves have been found to regulate temperature to “around 21.4° Celsius plus or minus 2.2 degrees,” during photosynthesis. That appears to me to be a design to increase or optimize photosynthesis. ID Hypothesis: Trees, and other biotic systems regulate leaf temperature to increase or optimize photosynthesis. There will be temperature and/or humidity sensors and transpiration Read More…

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Freeman Dyson – Environmentalism: The New Secular Religion

Freeman Dyson (one of our greatest living thinkers IMO) talks about Global Warming in a New York book reviewThe Question of Global Warming . Environmentalism has replaced socialism as the leading secular religion. And the ethics of environmentalism are fundamentally sound. Scientists and economists can agree with Buddhist monks and Christian activists that ruthless destruction Read More…

Culture Global Warming Science

Realism & Equity on Climate Change Policies

Before spending trillions of dollars trying to control climate change, shouldn’t we get a second opinion on both the science and policy options? S. Fred Singer, Professor Emeritus of Environmental Science, U. Virginia & former director of the US Weather Satellite Service weighs in onThe Global Warming Debate. He reviews evidence against anthropogenic global warming Read More…

Culture Education Global Warming Philosophy

Beneficial Natural Warming-31,000 Scientists

Scientific Consensus? – That Global Warming is Natural – and BENEFICIAL?! Dr. Arthur Robinson will be announcing Monday that over 31,000 scientists reject’s IPCC’s contention of anthropogenic global warming. They further hold that the natural global warming is beneficial. The site gives an excellent summary of supporting research. This cite and its history are instructive Read More…

Global Warming Science

Koutsoyiannis tests if Global Climate Models are scientific

Assessment of the reliability of climate predictions based on comparisons with historical time series by Koutsoyiannis et al. explore: “How well do the models capture the scaling behaviour of the real climate, by assessing standard deviation at different scales.” By their results they specifically throw down the gauntlet of “falsifiability” challenging IPCC to its very Read More…

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Wikipedia’s Zealots

It seems Intelligent Design isn’t the only thing that Wikipedia distorts and censors… Wikipedia’s zealots The thought police at the supposedly independent site are fervently enforcing the climate orthodoxy Lawrence Solomon, Financial Post Published: Saturday, April 12, 2008 As I’m writing this column for the Financial Post, I am simultaneously editing a page on Wikipedia. Read More…