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Firing Up The Economy, Literally

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Firing Up The Economy, Literally

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach I’ve spent the last week in the Solomon Islands, which is northeast of Australia. It’s a wonderful place for me to come back to, even if only for a week, as I lived here for … Continue reading →

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Michael Mann and Donald Kennedy

Filed in Bank Gold, Gold by on October 16, 2010 0 Comments
Michael Mann and Donald Kennedy

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach With Dr. Michael Mann out on the hustings selling his innocence, as I discussed a few days ago, I was pleased when I came across this clear explanation of some major issues in the so-called … Continue reading →

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Is Armagh Burning?

Filed in Bank Gold, Gold, Gold Spot Market by on August 29, 2010 0 Comments
Is Armagh Burning?

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Anthony has highlighted a study by Coughlin and Butler. Their study says that there is little or no urban warming (urban heat island, or UHI) in the temperature record from the Armagh Observatory in Ireland. They say: … Continue reading →

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Congratulations (finally) to Spencer and Braswell on getting their new paper published

Filed in gld, Gold by on August 28, 2010 0 Comments
Congratulations (finally) to Spencer and Braswell on getting their new paper published

WUWT provided a primer on cloud feedbacks on June 12th, 2009, followed by Willis Eschenbach’s “thermostat hypothesis” also recently published. This new paper by Spencer and Braswell is in the same theme as these. On the diagnosis of radiative feedback … Continue reading →

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Dr. Curry Warms the Southern Ocean

Filed in Bank Gold, Gold, Gold Spot Market by on August 17, 2010 0 Comments
Dr. Curry Warms the Southern Ocean

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Anthony has posted here on a new paper co-authored by Judith Curry of Georgia Tech, entitled “Accelerated warming of the Southern Ocean and its impacts on the hydrological cycle and sea ice”. Having obtained the … Continue reading →

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Of Rice and Men

Filed in Bank Gold, gld, Gold, Gold Spot Market by on August 11, 2010 0 Comments
Of Rice and Men

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Anthony has posted on a recent study (behind a paywall) of rice production in Rice yields, CO2 and temperature – you write the article. The article claims that rice yields are falling, and will fall … Continue reading →

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Walking the Plank-ton

Filed in Bank Gold, Gold, Gold Spot Market by on August 1, 2010 0 Comments
Walking the Plank-ton

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Following on from Anthony’s article, here are my thoughts about the phytoplankton paper “Global phytoplankton decline over the past century”, by Daniel G. Boyce, Marlon R. Lewis & Boris Worm. I started to write about … Continue reading →

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Border Transgressions

Filed in Bank Gold, gld, Gold by on July 28, 2010 0 Comments
Border Transgressions

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach There is a new paper out in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences called Linkages among climate change, crop yields and Mexico–US cross-border migration (hereinafter L2010). It has Supplementary Online Information (SOI) here. … Continue reading →

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Waxman Malarkey 3: Impact Zone Alaska

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Waxman Malarkey 3: Impact Zone Alaska

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Once again, I return to that endless font of misinformation, the Waxman Markey website. In this case, I look at their claims about Alaska. This one will be short and sweet. Their claim is that … Continue reading →

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The Electric Oceanic Acid Test

Filed in Bank Gold, Gold by on June 19, 2010 0 Comments
The Electric Oceanic Acid Test

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach I’m a long-time ocean devotee. I’ve spent a good chunk of my life on and under the ocean as a commercial and sport fisherman, a surfer, a blue-water sailor, and a commercial and sport diver. … Continue reading →

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The Ice Who Came In From The Cold

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The Ice Who Came In From The Cold

Guest post by Willis Eschenbach A few days ago, Steve Goddard put up a post called “Does PIOMAS Verify?” In it, he compared the PIOMAS computer model estimate of the Arctic ice volume with the SIDADS satellite measured Arctic ice … Continue reading →

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In Which I Go Spelunking …

Filed in Bank Gold, gld, Gold, ubs by on May 26, 2010 0 Comments
In Which I Go Spelunking …

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach In my usual peripatetic wandering around the web, I came across an interesting paper called “Millennial- and orbital-scale changes in the East Asian monsoon over the past 224,000 years”, in Nature Magazine (subscription required), 28 … Continue reading →

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