The following was recently posted by shock jock Andrew Bolt who has just been given his own TV program by Australia’s richest person, mining billionaire Gina Rinehart. For those overseas – Greg Combet is our Federal Minister for Climate Change. For those wondering why the reference to “Redneck Wonderland” go here and here.
Note that the ‘experts’ that he refers to are unqualified and unpublished in the peer-reviewed literature associated with the majority of expert areas behind their claims. Good choice Andrew – I guess they match your expertise on climate change and its impacts. Wouldn’t want to have a real expert disagree with you!
Bob Carter, David Evans, Stewart Franks and Bill Kininmonth identify 10 errors in Climate Change Greg Combet’s big speech last week on his carbon dioxide tax.
Go here for their explanations, but these are the 10 falsehoods Combet uttered:
1. The evidence of atmospheric warming is very strong, and the potential for dangerous climate impacts is high. The scientific advice is that carbon (sic) pollution (sic) is the cause.
Continue reading “The latest from the ‘Redneck-Wonderland’.”
Did it swim into a ship? Does it have scoliosis? Do it’s peers tease it? The world wants to know! Read about it here Continue reading Bent whale stuns the world!
Climate change – something that is possibly worth some consideration? WASHINGTON—According to a report released this week by the Center for Global Development, climate change, the popular mid-2000s issue that raised awareness of the fact that the earth’s continuous rise in temperature will have catastrophic ecological effects, has apparently not been resolved, and may still … Continue reading Report: Global Warming Issue From 2 Or 3 Years Ago May Still Be Problem
Classic article by The Guardian which seems to nicely sum up the state of science reporting by the general media these days: This is a news website article about a scientific paper In the standfirst I will make a fairly obvious pun about the subject matter before posing an inane question I have no intention … Continue reading This is a news website article about a scientific paper
Epic! Camera and waterproof housing found intact in Florida, turns out it was lost in Aruba 6 months prior, complete with video footage taken by a sea turtle somewhere in Honduras: On May 16, Coast Guard investigator Paul Shultz was walking along a Key West, Florida marina when he came across a red Nikon L18. … Continue reading Nikon Camera Lost at Sea Found 1,100 Miles Away With Video Taken by Sea Turtle
The Republican party of the United States of American, in just a few hours, will put forth a single witness to rebut the testimony of widely respected scientists on the science supporting anthropogenic climate change. This is beyond bizare. I only heard of him less than a year ago and now he is one of … Continue reading And who is this “Lord” Monckton you ask?
An American Alligator was spotted chilling out, meditating, sleeping (what was it doing?!) on a rocky reef off the coast of south Florida. The sport divers got some great pics and video. Read more here. (hat tip to Becky) Continue reading Alligator found meditating on reef, 20 meters below the surface