Author Archives: Tom Harley

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc.

the next Big adventure …

No postings from now until Monday night, while I take a 2000+km trek to the junctions of the Tanami Desert, the Gibson Desert and the Great Sandy Desert. An expedition to study the ecology of flora and fauna where there … Continue reading

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ice record smashed …

Just in time for Obama’s New York Climate summit, the Gore effect is seen in the Antarctic. Records are smashed (WUWT): Just as well Prime Minister Tony Abbott wont be attending. Tony Abbott defends skipping UN climate change summit in … Continue reading

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wanted to buy … political time machine

Heh, Mark Knight, at the Herald Sun, and Labor’s Union Corruption Commission Time Machine: Mark Knight yesterday in the middle pages of Herald Sun (Melb) posted the funniest cartoon which could not explain the situation better: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/victoria/photos-fni0fit3-1227061957869?page=2 Within a week … Continue reading

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another new North West predator found …

A new toxic jellyfish is found here off Western Australia. This adds to a number of new species found in research in the local tropical region. Thank goodness this one is hard to find, as Irukanji stings give feelings of … Continue reading

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more plant food wanted …

I must be up to 80 posts 119 items (updated) on the benefits of CO2 by now! Yet another book by three recognized specialists in this field: New book promotes MORE CO2 As ever-more scientists denounce misguided attempts to reduce … Continue reading

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‘weather amnesia’ causes excuses …

Dr Curry recently spoke common sense at a hearing into climate change, accusing her alarmist peers as suffering ” weather amnesia”. It’s all about the money, you see. Things  were now improving: [...] Curry was optimistic about how the internet … Continue reading

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blooming fast trees …

Common sense wins when extra CO2 is shown to promote tree growth in this long period of research. Faster growth is the best result: Another benefit of climate change and increased CO2 – trees continue to grow at a faster rate … Continue reading

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gas-washing, of oils …

Finally, CSIRO gets down and dirty with useful research on oil and gas products. A new process of oil washing makes for interesting reading here at SNWA.  It’s possibly the reason West Australian oils are ‘light crude’. Lots of implications … Continue reading

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wild hand-waving at ‘their’ ABC …

This ABC nonsense beggars belief, so now the mocking begins: Ah ya gotta love the ABC of Australia, they’ll find a way to keep the meme alive no matter what, as reported in WUWT two days ago,  they found this … Continue reading

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Oz wins climate stakes …

First, Australia dismantles it’s Climate Commission. Brilliant. Now the EU follows, showing how easy it is for the rest  too: EU Dismantles Its Climate Commission Amid Economic Struggles Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch ‘The EU is signalling a historical … Continue reading

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