Daily Archives: July 5, 2012

Jim And Karl’s Totally Bogus UHI Adventure

Adjustments to account for warming due to the effects of urbanization (purple line) cooled the time series an average of 0.1F throughout the period of record. The cumulative effect of all adjustments is approximately a one-half degree Fahrenheit warming in … Continue reading

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EDF Parroting NOAA Disinformation About Oklahoma

EDF making bogus comparisons to the Dust bowl It is becoming increasingly difficult to understand the disconnect between Oklahoma Senator James Inhofe and the threat of rising temperatures to his own constituents. Last year, Oklahoma endured the hottest summer ever recorded in U.S. … Continue reading

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Obama Working To Make The Power Blackouts Permanent

A geothermal energy company with a $98.5 million loan guarantee from the Obama administration for an alternative energy project in Nevada — which received hearty endorsements from Energy Secretary Steven Chuand Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid — faces financial problems, and the company’s auditors have … Continue reading

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“The Weather Never Used To Be Like This”

I was on a conference call to Toronto this morning, and several people were discussing the heat – saying “it never used to be like this.” 13 Jul 1936 – 900 DEAD. HEAT WAVE In North America. RECORD TEM…

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Why Doesn’t The US Geological Survey Know The Fundamentals Of Geology?

Why doesn’t climate science peer review involve any actual review? Nature recently published this ingenious paper claiming a “sea level rise hotspot” between Cape Hatteras and Cape Cod. SLRDs for 60-yr time series at gauge locations across North America. : Hotspot of … Continue reading

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Fireworks Called Off In Greenland

The snow and -20C weather put a damper on the Fourth of July festivities on the Greenland ice sheet. summit:status:webcam

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1947 : Ferocious Forest Fire Burned Up Acadia National Park In Maine

Bill McKibben is convinced that hot dry weather in New England is due to your SUV. Twitter / billmckibben: Today’s self-evident truth  

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