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Dr Roger Pielke Sr on Climate Models & Predictions — One Example

The EnvironmentCalculation and Knowledge

Blog05/17/2007

For information: [I have posted this elsewhere ] ------------------------------------

Apropos of climate studies: Here is...

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Climate Studies and the IPCC: A Lay Perspective

The EnvironmentCalculation and Knowledge

Blog05/17/2007

Very broadly speaking, the UN's International Panel on Climate Change holds the following position:

  1.  Use of fossil fuels adds ominously to the CO2 in the atmosphere, as well as to other 'greenhouse
  2. ...

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Environmentalist Zen

The Environment

Blog05/12/2007

If you'd prefer to be cool rather than suffer in the heat, what you need to do, according to the environmental movement, is smash your air conditioner, refrigerator, and freezer. That will help to cool the planet—someday. If you want to be secure from hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, and...

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After the Hideous Light Bulbs

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/08/2007

In my last article, I urged everyone to say no to the hideous looking fluorescent light bulbs the environmentalists plan to force on us in the name of fighting global warming and "saving the planet." I described the light bulbs as an entering wedge for further demands adding up to the...

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The solution to the global warming problem?

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/07/2007

Now, here is a famous environmental activist who is serious about the global warming problem.

"We need to radically and intelligently reduce human populations to fewer than one billion.... We need to stop...

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Say No to the Hideous Light Bulbs

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/04/2007

The environmentalists are pushing hideous looking fluorescent light bulbs of the kind shown here as a way to save electricity and thus reduce the need for power plants and resulting carbon emissions. The bulbs will thus allegedly help to save the planet from global warming and, therefore, the...

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The Disaster of Global Cooling

The Environment

Blog04/25/2007

I was just astonished at fruit prices this morning at the local grocer. The clerk explained to me that all the prices of regionally grown fruit are going up up up, and it is likely to get worse. Why is this? We had a freeze in April. In April, in the Deep South! It seems that the entire peach...

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It's About Energy, Not Climate

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog04/23/2007

The environmental movement has been doing its utmost to sabotage energy production since the 1960s, long before it was able to latch onto the prospect of global warming. Its opposition to atomic power has nothing to do with global warming, nor does its opposition to the construction of dams to...

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Environmentalists Hit Bottom

The Environment

Blog04/23/2007

Somehow I doubt that Sheryl Crow is going to make much headway with her suggestion that people limit the amount of toilet paper they use, in order to save tress.

Why is it that these environmentalists can never think...

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Hysteria and hysterics

The EnvironmentMedia and Culture

Blog04/19/2007

In conjunction with the DVD release of the BBC's series, "Planet Earth: The Complete Series," AOL is currently offering a short quiz and a video contest.

Hysteria first: The 10-question quiz "Planet...

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