The Planet is not warming as fast as the fanatics have claimed. Even Nature Geoscience has published an important study that shows even thought CO2 has short passed 350 per million to over 400 due to China and the third world temps have only gone up 2/3 of what the IPCC predicted. As ecpected, […]
An upside to climate change? The issue has been blamed for many problems, including more acidic oceans and rising pollen counts, but a study released Friday suggests a benefit: arid regions are getting greener. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Study sees climate upside in greening arid regions
In 1999, Al Gore, then U.S. vice president and a Democratic candidate for president, sold $6,000 worth of cows. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Gore Is Romney-Rich With $200 Million After Bush Defeat – Bloomberg Business
A truck stop network is now taking shape to spur the U.S. trucking industry to switch to low-priced natural gas fuel. But the environmental and economic calculations are complex. Source: The New Truck Stop: Filling Up With Natural Gas for the Long Haul
Berkshire Hathaway’s BNSF Railway plans to test using natural gas to power locomotives instead of diesel, potentially weakening oil’s dominance as a fuel amid a gas glut. Source: Berkshire’s BNSF Railway to Test Switch to Natural Gas – WSJ
It’s a famous bet in the ongoing battle to try and get environmentalists to understand economics. The bet between Julian Simon, the economist, and Paul Ehrlich, the environmentalist. Ehrlich insisted that commodities would become more expensive: they were running out in the face of the population explosion. Simon asserted the […] Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: […]
A new report issued by the National Research Council (NRC), “The Effects of Solar Variability on Earth’s Climate,” lays out some of the surprisingly complex ways that solar activity can make itself felt on our planet. Maybe CO2 is not the main driver of “Global Warming” Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Solar Variability and Terrestrial […]
THE giant stone statues scattered around remote Easter Island are even more impressive than they first appear. Hidden from view, the heads are attached to bodies that extend metres underground. Source: Archaeologists have known since 1919 that Easter Island’s heads have bodies. Did you?
‘Definitive document of pre-World War II futuristic utopian thinking, as envisioned by General Motors. Documents the “Futurama” exhibit in GM’s “Highways and Horizons” pavilion at the World’s Fair, which looks ahead to the “wonder world of 1960.”‘ Public domain film from the Library of Congress Prelinger Archive, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the […]
Pollination: it’s vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from his film “Wings of Life,” inspired by the vanishing of one of nature’s primary pollinators, the honeybee.
Hilariously bad article, that has been taken down by The Independent. As bad as The Inconvenient Truth! Snowfalls are now a thing of the past-The Independent 2000