Monthly Archives: May 2011

GLOBAL WARMING NEWS FROM THE BRITS, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

My colleague Bennie Peiser, of Britain’s Global Warming Policy Foundation, offers some of his latest man-made global warming news: The Sunday Times noted on May 22 that the UK government has agreed to cut its greenhouse emissions 50 percent by … Continue reading

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ARE CLIMATE MODELS LYING ABOUT FOOD TOO?, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

Computer models at Stanford University have just “told” us that man-made global warming has already sapped some of the yield potential from our food crops. They say wheat yields would have been 5.5 percent higher since 1980 without the earthly … Continue reading

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MISSISSIPPI FLOOD CONTROL IS WORKING, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

The anguish in the news media over the opening of the spillways along the Mississippi is a gorgeous example of the journalists’ determination to find sorrow and danger at every turn in our lives. The AP lamented earlier this week … Continue reading

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MAUNDER MINIMUM 1740—REPLAY IN 2020?, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

A reader recently pointed out a fascinating temperature comparison—between 1700 AD and today. He marked two sections of the world’s oldest temperature record–Central England Yearly Average Temperature 1660–2008:  The first section showed our famous recent temperature surge from 1976–1998. He … Continue reading

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WHY THE PUBLIC WON’T BUY GREENHOUSE LIMITS, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

In the April 21st issue of the far-left New Republic, associate editor Bradford Plumer asked his readers whether the Greens’ climate strategy had been a “total flop.” He said the Greens had helped elect Barack Obama and a filibuster-proof majority … Continue reading

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