Category Archives: science

massive green kill …

The most insidious installations of renewable energy are those that cause mass killing of wildlife. Flocks of birds, zapped and fried in an instance. (via Greenie Watch) Uh oh: California solar plant fries thousands of birds in mid-flight Workers at … Continue reading

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unclassified, and extremely remote, species …

The Kimberley and adjacent regions have many remote inaccessible areas, which means that much of the flora and fauna is unclassified. Geoff Vivian reports: Remote Kimberley teeming with unclassified life. I have heard many strange frog calls on field trips … Continue reading

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restoring eye sight …

The Hollows Foundation, where the eyesight of ten people are restored in just 80 minutes. Donate today so Dr Ruit can continue his wonderful work. My favorite health charity has this video out, showing an amazing surgeon at work:This video … Continue reading

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the tomato business from the bush …

Bush tomatos are a strong commercial possibility for cultivation, something we will be looking at in the near future … http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bushtelegraph/bush-tomato/5652550 [...] The plant in question is the bush tomato, also known as the bush raisin, a very close relative … Continue reading

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cooler and wiser, except for Lurch … lecturing Africans

No CO2 warming after all, says : BOMBSHELL: Study shows greenhouse gas induced warming dropped for the past 14 years [...] The findings contradict the main tenet of AGW theory which states increasing greenhouse gases including the primary greenhouse gas … Continue reading

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traps in the honey-pot …

What, climate change not killing off the bees after all? … (pollination halved) Why the Buzz About a Bee-pocalypse Is a Honey Trap Populations of the pollinators are not declining and a ban on neonic pesticides would devastate U.S. agriculture. … Continue reading

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the secrets to good health … “Super bananas”, and more

All the food we eat is GM. Of course, it’s plant and animal breeding, hybridizing, grafting, whatever, every process used for improving species, is a form of GM: [...] While government organisations and other top scientists may have stopped short … Continue reading

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more CO2 leads to increased water-use efficiency …

Much more work on the connection between elevated CO2 levels, rainfall,  and water usage on crops, has been published, much of it on the  CO2 science website   Subject Index Summary Stomatal Conductance (Agricultural Crops): When the air’s CO2 content … Continue reading

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“dominant (Green) culture … alienating”

The ‘Elite Green’ conundrum rears it’s ugly head. [...]A new report, released today, shows that the staffs of mainstream green groups have been overrepresented with white men despite the groups’ intentions to be more colorful. One of its most damning … Continue reading

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harmful energy policies …

Over at Dr Curry’s ClimateEtc, Professor Lomborg’s  Senate report was clear: [...] The   Kyoto     approach     is     not     working   for   three   reasons.   First, cutting   CO2   is   costly.     Second, the   approach   won’t     solve     the     problem.   Even   if   everyone   had   implemented   Kyoto, temperatures   … Continue reading

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