A place to discuss issues around climate change and global warming.
Feb 29th, 2008
2 weeks ago by petros
Solar minimum: A mini ice age coming soon
The sun is approaching a "solar minimum" again, which would mean several years of cooling for the earth. The result would be a mini ice age lasting several decades. Already once, between 1645 and 1715, the earth experienced a so-called mini ice age...
Paris Deal Collapse
Just like Kyoto Articles: Paris Climate Accord: Hope, Change -- and Collapse
3 weeks ago by Cliffy
It's Globul Warming I Keed you not......
Just Canadian weather... Yesterday I had to leave the car running with the air conditioner on at the store because I had my dog with me... Today I will have to leave it running with the heater on.....:lol:
Six-kilometre-wide iceberg breaks off from Greenland glacier
Six-kilometre-wide iceberg breaks off from Greenland glacier Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: July 13, 2018 Updated: July 13, 2018 8:39 AM EDT In this Thursday, July 12, 2018 photo, a view of an Iceberg, near the village...
WATCH: Something weird is happening to the Gulf Stream current
WATCH: Something weird is happening to the Gulf Stream current Postmedia News More from Postmedia News Published: June 7, 2018 Updated: June 7, 2018 10:21 AM EDT Something peculiar is happening to the Gulf Stream. The Gulf Stream is a warm and...
WATCH: Melting glaciers reveal tales of murder, misfortune
WATCH: Melting glaciers reveal tales of murder, misfortune Postmedia News Published: May 20, 2018 Updated: May 20, 2018 12:35 PM EDT If theres one good thing that can come from global warming its that rising temperatures are helping police solve...
May 16th, 2018 by petros
Arctic will have first ice-free summer in 2015: Researcher
Arctic will have first ice-free summer in 2015: Researcher By Kevin RollasonDecember 5, 2008 The ice that has covered the Arctic basin for a million years will be gone in little more than six years because of global warming, a University of...
Melting Arctic sea ice may be behind endless winter: scientists
Melting Arctic sea ice may be behind endless winter: scientists Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: April 17, 2018 Updated: April 17, 2018 6:00 PM EDT Workers examine a hole in top of the Rogers Centre as the area around the CN...
Feb 17th, 2018 by petros
Get Out Your Bathing Suits Coastal BC, Global Warming Hits Tonight
Special weather statement issued for parts of Vancouver Island Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for parts of Vancouver Island as Arctic air pushes in and temperatures are set to plunge. According to the weather agency, an...
Feb 2nd, 2018 by petros
GLOBAL WARMING: Arctic sea ice thins, so do polar bears
GLOBAL WARMING: Arctic sea ice thins, so do polar bears Associated Press More from Associated Press Published: February 1, 2018 Updated: February 1, 2018 2:12 PM EST In this April 15, 2015 photo provided by the United States Geological Survey, a...
Jan 11th, 2018 by petros
Solar activity is declining—what to expect?
Who wants ice cream? (Phys.org)Is Earth slowly heading for a new ice age? Looking at the decreasing number of sunspots, it may seem that we are entering a nearly spotless solar cycle which could result in lower temperatures for decades. "The solar...
July 2017 was hottest on land in recorded history: NOAA
July 2017 was hottest on land in recorded history: NOAA Seth Borenstein, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Thursday, August 17, 2017 04:06 PM EDT | Updated: Thursday, August 17, 2017 04:26 PM EDT WASHINGTON Earth yet again sizzled with...
Sep 6th, 2017 by Cliffy
Health benefits of wind and solar offset all subsidies
Estimated economic benefits of renewables in the US is $87 billion Poor air quality is a tricky beast in public health, since its not obvious when someone dies as a result of air pollution. The World Health Organization estimates that air pollution...
Al Gore's Inconvenient Sequel Flops
15th at the Box Office... Al Gore's 'Inconvenient Sequel' meets with cool reception, placing 15th at box office - Washington Times People simply don't care. *snicker*
Study gives pet lovers paws
Study gives pet lovers paws Postmedia Network First posted: Thursday, August 03, 2017 03:37 PM EDT A shocking new study unleashed by UCLA is blaming family pets for causing some global warming. And the new research is giving dog and cat lovers paws....
800 wind turbines coming to Oklahoma
And they will have a MAGA component Made in Murica........ The Wind Catcher project will have 800 2.5-MW turbines supplied by GE, which noted it would manufacture all of the turbine machine heads and hubs domestically. Other system components also...
Cosmic ray alerts
Homepage | NOAA / NWS Space Weather Prediction Center New Space Weather Model, the Geoelectric Field Model, Announced Today | NOAA / NWS Space Weather Prediction Center
Perhaps There Never Was Any Warming
I have been studying the historic values that have been presented by NOAA and NASA and am getting very disturbed. These are supposed to be the best of the best in science but there are some substantial gaps that are telling us a completely different story...
France to stop granting oil exploration licences
The measure would essentially kill development of shale oil and gas in mainland France and in the countrys overseas territories, but does nothing to curb ongoing exploration or extraction projects involving conventional oil and gas. Hulot argued that...
Tillerson Signs Arctic Warming Fairbanks Declaration
While President Trump has talked tough in the past about his skeptical views on climate change, his administration appears to be taking a more cautious approach to the issue on the world stage in the early days of his presidency. U.S. Secretary of...
May 7th, 2017 by Walter
2/3rds of Canada's Hydro now comes from renewables
Two-thirds of Canada's electricity supply now comes from renewable sources such as hydro and wind power, the National Energy Board said in a report released Tuesday. Renewable energy production jumped 17 per cent between 2005 and 2015. The portion of...
The Holocene Temperature Conundrum
When it comes to Climate Change there is "On Record" and then there is "Long Term Reality". After 350 years of the coldest era in modern man's history we are undeniably warming up and are currently still 0.5C short of the Holocene Interglacial average...
What is unpredictable is the groups which will support any idea
At the original conference on IPCC some 11,000 scientists attended. After the conference they were polled about their belief in Anthropogenic Global Warming (AGW) Of this HUGE group of real scientists almost all of them asked if they believe this was...
Kentucky Coal Museum converts to solar power
Resistance is futile.......... "We believe that this project will help save at least eight to ten thousand dollars, off the energy costs on this building alone, so it's a very worthy effort and it's going to save the college money in the long run,"...