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What is a world average temperature anyway? A dummies guide.

Jim Hansen and Michael Mann famous Climate Scientists have told us their new adjusted temperature record that shows the 1930s and 40s were actually a cold period in US history even though we measured them as high at the time and 1998 and 2010 were also much colder than last year which was declared the… Continue reading What is a world average temperature anyway? A dummies guide.

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48: Inconvenient Truth: NYTimes lies: 2015 wasn’t the hottest year on record

48:  Inconvenient Truth:  2015 wasn’t the hottest year on record The NYtimes and every other outlet posted the story from Hansen and Mann that the temperature of 2015 was the hottest ever.   This is simply wrong. 1930s were hotter 1998 was hotter, 2010 was hotter The MWP was warmer The Holocene optimum was warmer… Continue reading 48: Inconvenient Truth: NYTimes lies: 2015 wasn’t the hottest year on record

Future · Megatrend

What humanity discovered this last year and the vast landscape of what we don’t know that is yet to be discovered

This year has been an enormous one in discoveries and advances.  Let’s talk about this and what are some of the big ones. The fact is we have just emerged in the last 100 years from ridiculous level of stupidity.  I say this frequently that we have only been intelligent for about 100 years. The… Continue reading What humanity discovered this last year and the vast landscape of what we don’t know that is yet to be discovered

Climate Change

VOX: The “uncertainty loop” haunting our climate models

Vox produced this excellent graphic above which describes some of the interdependence of unknowns and how that affects the whole impact of climate change.    This is a virtuous circle or unvirtuous circle depending on your viewpoint I suppose.   The magnitude of each thing  multiplies the previous effect. If any one of them is… Continue reading VOX: The “uncertainty loop” haunting our climate models

Space Policy

What is Elon Musk’s secret agenda? SpaceX, Tesla, Solar City, Hyperloop

SpaceX / Tesla / Solar City.  Why these 3 companies?  Why all of them?  Why not others or why are all 3 so important to Elon Musk? (Disclaimer.   I do not know Elon personally but am deducing these things from observing and reading things that are available to everyone.) Elon Musk sees a girl he… Continue reading What is Elon Musk’s secret agenda? SpaceX, Tesla, Solar City, Hyperloop