Category Archives: Health

warming wanted …

Prefer the warmer climates myself. China has prospered during warm periods, yet suffered when cold: Two Millennia of Climate Change & the Fiscal Well-Being of China (13 April 2015) During relatively warm periods, the fiscal climate in China has generally … Continue reading

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devastating environmentalism …

[…] Imagine activist groups preventing you from having your child vaccinated against polio or hepatitis, or from starting her on chemotherapy for leukemia – because they are “concerned” about “possible side-effects” and the “ethics” of permitting such “risky” procedures. Absurd! … Continue reading

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ploughing through the ice …

The Aurora Australis is returning to Davis base to pick up a sick expeditioner, ramming through thick pack ice and -15C freezing conditions: As we continued through the heavier pack ice into lighter stuff the crew began the task of … Continue reading

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flora as medicine …

What can this plant species not be good for: Curcumin proved effective at combating cancer WA SCIENTISTS have helped re-affirm that curcumin, a chemical compound found in turmeric, is a safe and promising treatment for most cancers and other inflammation-driven … Continue reading

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CO2 is good for our health … and the planet

Yet another CO2 causes ‘Greening’ article arrives, adding to hundreds more already out there: Studies: CO2 Emissions Are Greening The Planet Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch ‘Global Greening is the most important ecological trend on Earth today’ Even … Continue reading

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the miracle of sight …

These eye doctors perform miracles every day. The Fred Hollows Foundation needs your help. My Environmental Group donates monthly, a cause worth every cent. Dear Tom,My name is Ruth Hollows, and I’m one of Fred’s daughters. My twin sister Rosa … Continue reading

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bacon and eggs …

Decades of failed dietary advice. Not the first time either: Surprise: Government has been wrong about cholesterol for 40 years  by Mary Katharine Ham Don’t fear the egg. We’ll have ham bacon with that!

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global cooling now …

It appears we are much cooler now than a few thousand years ago, researchers now admit. Now the ..it hits the fan, this is not the talking points the ‘warmies’ agreed to. Hotter by about 2.5C, with marginal (to life) … Continue reading

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forcefeeding CO2 to plants …

Increased CO2 on bio-mass … now, that’s a massive increase. Number of trials and biomass increase with 300ppm higher: Terminalia arjuna [Terminalia] 8 190.6% Terminalia chebula [Myrobalan] 8 442.5% There are about a dozen species of Terminalia in the WA … Continue reading

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cheap tricks Gruber … Planet Gruber

My take on this post at WUWT is the monicher, “Planet Gruber”, as the name of an imaginary Planet naming request from veteran El Nino researcher Bob Tisdale: We Need a Name for the Imaginary Planet Simulated by Climate Models … Continue reading

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