THE warmaholics are fond of using the phrase "official records going back to 1850", but the simple facts are that prior to the 1970s, surface-based temperatures from a few indiscriminate, mostly backyard locations in Europe and the US are fatally … [Read more...] about Surface-based Temperature Records
Archives for January 7, 2009
29 Years of Global Temperatures Based on Satellite Data
I have previously written that in not so many years time weather station data will perhaps be collected more for fun, a sense of history and for site-specific information, than for serious regional and global climate statistics. In the future it … [Read more...] about 29 Years of Global Temperatures Based on Satellite Data
Annual Australian Climate Statement 2008
IT came out on Monday. But I have only just seen it – the climate summary for Australia for 2008.The Australian Bureau of Meteorology could have concluded that last year was the third coolest this century, but instead opted for 14th warmest on … [Read more...] about Annual Australian Climate Statement 2008
Crazy Claims from Climate Scientist
This is absured, but true: Australia's use of coal and carbon emissions policies are guaranteeing the “destruction of much of the life on the planet”, a leading NASA scientist has written in a letter to Barack Obama. Read more here. … [Read more...] about Crazy Claims from Climate Scientist
Care about the Environment? Vote Now.
Those who know me well know that I care deeply about the natural environment and that I can be very competitive. … [Read more...] about Care about the Environment? Vote Now.