NZCLIMATE & ENVIRO TRUTH NO 128

February 16, 2007, 5:00 am News

VALIDATION

My greatest success as an "expert reviewer" to the Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group I (WGI) Science Reports was with the first draft of the 1995 Report.

There was a Chapter entitled "Validation of Climate Models"

I commented that this was incorrect. N...

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NZCLIMATE & ENVIRO TRUTH NO 127

February 11, 2007, 5:00 am News

MEAN DAILY TEMPERATURE

The mean daily temperature at the vast majority of meteorological stations, and  is obtained by taking the average of the maximum and minimum temperature, usually on a special thermometer.

Although many richer countries have recently installed automatic equipment for tem...

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NZCLIMATE & ENVIRO TRUTH NO 126

February 5, 2007, 5:00 am News

NZCLIMATE AND ENVIRO TRUTH INDEX

I have been issuing occasional reports an the topic of the greenhouse effect ever since I returned from China in 1991. There were 129 Greenhouse Bulletins issued from 1991 to 2000. The early ones were largely distributed privately but the later ones entered the Ema...

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NZCLIMATE & ENVIRO TRUTH NO 125

January 30, 2007, 5:00 am News

FORECASTING

It was well said recently by Bob Brockie, in one of his excellent articles in the "Dominion Post" that "Forecasting is difficult, particularly about the future"

Economics is not an exact science, and the least exact of all are its forecasts. It was stated at a conference I attended...

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CARBON IS THE WORLD‘S BEST FRIEND

December 31, 2006, 5:00 am News

 DR DAVID BELLAMY & JACK BARRETT:  If we took all of the carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere, the temperature might fall by about 0.3% but we wouldn’t be here to worry because there would be no green plants to feed us.

By Dr David Bellamy and Jack Barrett

Carbon produced by dying stars is on...

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