Category Archives: Environment

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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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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benefits of higher CO2 shown in trials … the greening

Tropical tree research on increased CO2 levels show extraordinary increases in woody material. This scientific work has now been going for almost 2 decades, and the result is in, CO2 is a huge boon to the environment. Tropical Trees: How … Continue reading

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so much for ‘globull’ warming …

I want warm to return … Antarctic Sea Ice Extent Expands TO NEW ALL-TIME SATELLITE-ERA RECORD! More: The big chill comes early – record winter blast hits Northern Plains which means Global Sea Ice Extent Sep 13 2014 – 23,000 … Continue reading

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desert plant field trip …

A change this weekend, from a marine to a desert environment, cut short with a seized water pump to my Landcruiser, and a long tow back to Broome: Managed a few plant images, shown here, click to enlarge:    

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the astonishing mud reef … Pt5

Every time I look at these high resolution images from the mud reef at Cable beach, i am astonished. The variety and form of life in this zone, only exposed at very low King tides, is truly amazing, and makes … Continue reading

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Cable Beach marine life … Pt4

Some more life from Cable Beach, Broome, and the mud reef at very low tides. Click to enlarge, twice for highest resolution …       Not everything is fixed to the mud. The fish tried hiding behind an encrusted … Continue reading

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