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Politics Disguised as Science: When to Doubt a Scientific ‘Consensus’

Anyone who has studied the history of science knows that scientists are not immune to the non-rational dynamics of the herd. Jay Richards — The Stream — April 19, 2017 This week’s March for Science is odd. Marches are usually held to defend something that’s in peril. Does anyone really think big science is in […]

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Putting ALL the Climate Alarmists Claims to Rest.

Look At the Trends in Extreme Weather and See the State of the World BY EDITOR OF THE FABIUS MAXIMUS WEBSITE ON 5 APRIL 2017 • Summary: Climate activists make bold claims about extreme weather caused by our CO2 emissions, attributing most big weather events to CO2’s influence. Let’s look at the numbers. Have extreme […]

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The REAL Inconvenient Truth. The Earth Doesn’t Feel Like Adapting to Man.

Here’s a quick thought for the passionate members of the Church of Global Warming / Climate Hysteria to think about. For the past 100,000+ years, up until a few hundred years ago, man was nomadic. If there was a flood, drought, fires, etc, he would pack up his home and move to a more suitable […]

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New Study from NASA admits that 90% of the worlds glaciers are — in fact — GROWING.

Principia Scientific International — November 26, 2016 A new NASA study, released on Friday, admits that ice is accumulating in Antarctica. Satellite measurements show an 82-112 gigaton-a-year net ice gain. That’s 82-112 billion tons per year! Nine zeroes! in other words that is 112,000,000,000 tons. Per year. It’s hard to comprehend how much ice that […]

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Quick Reference — Articles that Debunk the 97% Consensus on Global Warming

Ed Berry — The Missoulian    ATMOSPHERIC PHYSICIST EXPLAINS WHY THE 97% CONSENSUS IS AN URBAN MYTH Ross McKittrick — Financial Post     THE CON IN CONSENSUS: Climate change consensus among the misinformed is not worth much Anthony Watts — Watt’s Up With That     COOKS ‘97% CONSENSUS’ DISPROVEN BY A NEW PEER REVIEWED PAPER […]

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Climate scientists rebut oft-repeated 2016 ‘warmest year on record’ claim

Kate Hardiman — University of Notre Dame — February 27, 2017 Recent stories from a variety of sources, including NASA, the Financial Times, and the New York Times report that Earth’s temperature reached a record high in 2016. The high frequency of these claims cast the matter as fact, and paint a grave picture of […]

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The Top 10 Reasons I Am No Longer a Leftist

I’m sure we’ll all recognize the “left” in our lives.  This sounds so familiar, I would have sworn that Dr. Goska was writing about some of my own family members. H/T to WUWT. Dr. Danusha V. Goska — 2014 How far left was I? So far left my beloved uncle was a card-carrying member of […]

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Are we living in a warm peak between ice ages?

His pet peeve is “instant climatology,” in which he says people base an argument on just a few decades of data. Ned Rozell, Alask Science Forum — Feb. 26, 2017 FAIRBANKS – As another major rainstorm hit California in February, downtown San Francisco surpassed its normal rain total for an entire year. Reservoirs in the […]

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Chemistry Expert: Carbon Dioxide Can’t Cause Global Warming

Dr. Mark Imisides — Principia Scientific — February 9, 2017 Scarcely a day goes by without us being warned of coastal inundation by rising seas due to global warming. Why on earth do we attribute any heating of the oceans to carbon dioxide, when there is a far more obvious culprit, and when such a […]

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This Hitler Nonsense

Anyone who has watched the mainstream media since the Nov. 8th election, or reads the comments sections in any online forum dealing with President Trump has surely seen many comparisons between him and Adolph Hitler.   We saw the same tactics during the Canadian federal election 2 years ago.  It disgusted me then and it disgusts […]

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Liberal Ontario – The R.M.S. Titanic of Canada.

For those of  you who are history buffs and well acquainted with the story of the Titanic (the ship, not the movie), you should be very aware of the similarities between it and the province of Ontario under the disastrous leadership of the Liberal Party of Ontario. Let’s start off with the basics.  The Titanic […]

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Energy Poverty — G.K.’s story

G.K. and his family live just south of Shelburne in a century home. Heat is provided by an oil furnace, so heating is relatively cheap at the moment. Heat isn’t the main concern for them. Keeping the lights on — is.  Buying food  — is.  Buying gas to get to work — is. Their hydro bill […]

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Energy Poverty — E.P.’s story

E. P. is a single woman in her 50’s, living in Kitchener, in an electric baseboard-heated apartment. Each unit has its own meter, so she is billed directly for her hydro usage. Instead of turning on the heat, she wears socks and slippers and a housecoat over her clothing.   She has two sleeping bags […]

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Wynne Says High Electricity Prices are “her mistake”, but she’s gonna still go ahead with the carbon tax.

The Canadian Press (National Post) — November 19, 2016 OTTAWA — Premier Kathleen Wynne is calling high electricity prices her “mistake.” In a speech to party faithful at the Ontario Liberal annual general meeting today in Ottawa, Wynne says she takes responsibility “for not paying close enough attention to some of the daily stresses in […]

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The untold Ontario green-energy scandal is that it’s devastating our rural areas

Garth Manning, Financial Post — November 2, 2016 The biggest unreported story in the Ontario media, despite all its talented investigative journalists, is the destruction of rural Ontario by massive wind “farms” and solar projects. Wind turbines are not “farms” but sophisticated industrial machines, each taller than Toronto’s Royal York Hotel or the Ottawa Peace […]

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