Then, the blade of the stick shoots straight up for about years, from the start of the industrial revolution. It was invaded years ago by a non-native species of political animal from back east who took over our political and cultural institutions in order to try out their utopian socialist dreams on our great state.
As the above graphics and discussion demonstrate, when care is given to selecting data sets that control for the exogenous factors of water vapor and the Urban Heat Island Effect, the isolated impact of CO2 on the atmosphere is nonexistent.
So the mentally feeble David Appell sometime scourge of the comment box put a FOIA request to the employer of Legates, but the poor soul was rebuffed because no state monies were involved in the writing of the paper. But the business class is fighting them — they see light rail for what it is: The year long handle completely ignores two indisputable eras, the Medieval Warm Period, from about to A.
Thank you very much. Even so, the linear trends since are still positive. And now, the Arctic is once again showing a significant increase in sea ice extent.
Some say emergency Al foil blankets are a blanket against EMR. The only reason there are 3 is because 3 different government groups are revising the raw terrestrial data leading to 3 somewhat different results.
When we do that, we again find no material warming. There has been a steady decline in global temperature for 16 straight years. Therefore the absorbing gas target can never emit as much EMR as it absorbs.
They can send him home with a new knowledge of ring counting, some samples, and a lovely picture of a Bristlecone pine. Tyndall's experiment couldn't work to prove greenhouse warming anyway because the experiment wasn't performed in a vacuum.
How disappointed Greenpeace must have been to have discovered that. Where water vapor is, heat is, regardless of how much CO2 is present. That just can't be allowed. The difference between the solar minimum and solar maximum over the year solar cycle is 10 times smaller than the effect of greenhouse gases over the same interval.
If driving your car is causing global warming and air problems in Africa and Europe, then only world government can save us all. A truly WTF moment: Regards Peter Bickle By Peter Bickle not verified on 24 Jun permalink It may not be a good idea to dismiss the WSJ with brief words like dishonest, though what appears in the opinion and editorial pages is often that, to start with.
Most poisonous, however, and destructive to all of journalism, is that Appell ignores the central issue. How, I wonder, can reality continue to be rejected.
When these stations observe a temperature rise, they are simply measuring the "urban heat island effect". It continues to support a range of issues Iraq-attack, Open-Borders, Regressive Tax-Slashing, Climate de-control that are disliked by the populus and refuted by the experts.
And yet there is no excess warming of the inner elements by all of the backradiation. The latest IPCC Working Group 2 report suggest that the impact of man-made climate change will on balance be deleterious, particular to the poorer countries of the tropics, although colder regions may see benefits such as increased crop yields.
Not even the most impassioned flat earth campaigns could match the recalcitrance and quantity of falsehoods emanating from the MMGW controversy. The satellite record for these phenomena is too short to justify claims that hurricanes are becoming stronger or more frequent, or that there is anything exceptional about the apparent shrinkage in Arctic ice.
And some suggest that CO2's increased emissivity can cool the earth. Source To control for water vapor we need to measure the layer of the atmosphere where there is no water vapor, but plenty of CO2.
Yes, to actually believe it requires a rejection of the American concept of "rights" upon which this nation was founded, and which to a large degree is responsible for the success of the American experiment.
Those are some tricks. Steyn's helpful and often hilarious insights and comments are peppered throughout. So you do prefer politics to science. Greenhouse alert code red:. Climate Change Debate - Four Books David Appell wonders.
Here and in Steyn's book, obviously. They said it was indisputable. David, such vitriol! First of all, I am not a science writer. I am a generalist who dabbles in humour and book reviews, sometimes simultaneously. Yes, most writers like to have evidence, or they can have opinions. Jul 31, · Here, in a nutshell, is what one can expect every time noted "science writer" David Appell invades a blog.
He is nothing if not predictable, and his "discourse" always follows the same pattern. I've assembled his material as a public service: it saves him the typing, and it. Sep 21, · David Appell is a freelance science writer living in Salem, Oregon.
Science Sept. 21 PM We Need a Better Way to Measure Hurricanes The current category system doesn’t give a. David Appell • February 25, at am Robert: As a science writer, I (of course) don’t give money to any organization that has a stake in the energy or climate debate, hidden or not.
The vast majorities of my donations go to animal shelters and puppy rescue operations. The latest Tweets from David Appell (@davidappell). Freelance science writer.
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