Author Archives: Editor

Michael Moore: False Promises of Green Energy

Michael Moore is an Academy Award winning filmmaker. Wikipedia notes: He is best known for his work on globalization and capitalism. Moore has been labeled a left-wing documentary filmmaker, and a left-wing political activist. However, he rejects the label “political activist”. … Continue reading

Posted in Renewables | Leave a comment

July, hottest on record?

Each month, the mainstream media reviews their files and realises it is time for another installment of weather-related news. For July, the focus was on reports that it was the hottest on record. This appeared in the Washington Post, supported … Continue reading

Posted in Weather Data | Leave a comment

U.N. Predicts Disaster if Global Warming Not Checked

There have been many predictions that there is a disaster looming if nothing is done to address the impact of humans on the climate. This prediction is a case in point. Unfortunately it was given in 1989. It is worth … Continue reading

Posted in Predictions | Leave a comment

An analysis of heatwaves in Europe

Last week, Paris recorded its highest ever temperature. According to the data compiled for the past 150+ years, that is accurate. However, it does not acknowledge the fact that the temperature gauge being referenced failed to record the temperature on … Continue reading

Posted in Weather Data | Leave a comment

New study indicates no anthropogenic cause of climate change

There is a new scientific study in circulation that suggests that there is no experimental evidence for climate change caused by human activity. The study comes from the University of Turku in Finland. It is an interesting study, measuring low … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

Former Australian Greens leader objects to wind farms

Dr Bob Brown, former leader of the Green Party in Australia, is objecting to the development of a wind farm in Tasmania. The location is at Robbins Island in the north of the state. If constructed, the farm will be … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

The Great Barrier Reef is Healthy!

In this video link, Dr Peter Ridd (formerly from James Cook University in QLD, Australia) outlines his study that demonstrates that the Great Barrier Reef has about the same amount of coral as in 1985. The linked video highlights that … Continue reading

Posted in Other | Leave a comment

Great Lakes – a case study of failed predictions

In 2012, National Geograhic published an article outlining the impact of climate change on the Great Lakes in North America. The article provides details of how the lakes were at almost-record lows, and that the temperatures were warming. The winter … Continue reading

Posted in Predictions, Sea Level, Weather Data | Leave a comment

Heatwave Hyperbole in Europe Continues

Yesterday, a new record of 45.9C was set in France, ‘shattering’ the old record of 44.1C, set in 2003. This of course, is another instance where it isn’t important to actually look at temperature records to decide when a new … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Weather Data | Leave a comment

Frequency of Cyclones in Australia at 500+ Year Low

There is conjecture that Climate Change is being seen through an increase in frequency of major storms. This journal article, published in Nature in 2014 shows that the frequency of Cyclones reaching the Australian coast is lower than it has … Continue reading

Posted in Storms, Fires, etc. | Leave a comment