Climate change

052818 What if reducing emissions would trigger an Ice Age?

Not a joke.  Remember the “hockey stick” chart provided by the global warming advocates.  There was a pronounced dip for about forty years, from about 1940 to about 1980.  That’s what prompted the magazine covers in the 80’s about the coming Ice Age.

So some other factor obviously overwhelmed the influence of man-made emissions, and …

051618 Volcanoes and climate change

I remember reading the fine print of footnotes to the IPCC report on climate change a few years ago, and discovering that their climate change models didn’t include the cooling effect of volcanoes because “volcanoes are periodic events, and thus hard to predict.”

Apparently the ash spewed by volcanoes screens out the sun’s rays to …