Tag Archives: water

A Walk In The Grass, on Cement, and Asphalt

What a walk in the grass and on the pavement can tell you about warming. Continue reading

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Water World

A very nice page with graphs and calculations showing water is what matters, not CO2. Continue reading

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Drought, or Stupid Rescue Killing Delta Smelt?

Is the Delta Smelt dying off from the drought, or from Stupid Government Actions? To me, it looks like “your government at work”… and flushing water out the bay won’t fix it. Continue reading

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Dry and Drought in the Middle East?

Is history shaping up for a repeat of the classical droughts that brought down empires like the Egyptian, Akkadian, and Hittite? Continue reading

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Interesting Ersatz Drip Irrigation

An interesting idea for watering the garden, plus some ideas on derivatives from it. Continue reading

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News Bits and Misc. Stuff

I’m going to take the ‘saved links’ for several different things and put them in one posting. In some cases they don’t justify a posting on their own, in others it’s just more effective to “get ‘r done” than sit … Continue reading

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Why Land Air Temperature is Exactly Wrong

It isn’t CO2 and IR that matters. It is water and UV. How the planets stir the sun, and cause the moon to stir our oceans. That can account for all the observed changes, both recently and in the past, and predicts our future.

It is the mass of the oceans that control the air temperatures, not some IR from a gas. This is observed in present land temperature patterns. Water determines temperatures, not CO2. Continue reading

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