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“witch-hunting obsessions of the climate cult” …

[…] “Without the benefits of low-cost and abundant energy from fossil fuels, much of the world’s poor today and in the future would be condemned to continued poverty, ignorance and exploitation,” the CO2 Coalition letter concludes.  Why pay attention to … Continue reading

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spider climaphobia …

The giant spider climate story which simply won’t die Guest essay by Eric Worrall The giant spider climate story is making the rounds again. The story is, if we don’t mend our wicked ways, we’re going to end living a … Continue reading

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seedling bonanza …

The native plant nursery has been going full swing lately, with our Work for the Dole teams doing exceptionally well. Check out the quality of seedlings pictured: Our own seed raising potting mix is used, and little to no added … Continue reading

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bayside, low tide on Roebuck Bay …

Roebuck Bay at low tide. The shoreline in the distance is 10km away. Dampier Creek runs out on the other side of the mangroves. Another boatload of climate refugees visited yesterday. The Port is 6 km from where the pic … Continue reading

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wasp …

This wasp like creature with the bug eyes was cleaning out his burrow Click to enlarge:

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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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flowering streets …

Malvaceae species, above, and Convolvulaceae below,  growing in gardens and landscaping provides great colour. The images below are Ipomoea costata, followed by the white flowering ground cover, Davenportia davenportii, both on a Broome street verge. Click to enlarge

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honey on tap …

It’s the bee’s knees, the saying goes. In this case the inventor’s have hit the ‘honey pot’, literally. A new invention for bee keepers to be able to just turn the tap on, and watch it pour. https://fbstatic-a.akamaihd.net/rsrc.php/v1/yA/r/ihTyLMRZTQk.swf  Amazing Invention … Continue reading

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carbon munching …

I hadn’t seen this fungus before, it’s quite pretty, click to enlarge: More carbon munchers, caterpillars do the leaves, fungus, the trunks and mulch: Termites munch the rest inside ‘pindan posts’.

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“blessings of higher temps and CO2″ …

A new paper finds out that the main agenda (twin evils) outcome for climate scientists is wrong: The Growth & Water Use Efficiency of Two Tree Species Since 1850 (7 April 2015) Have the two phenomena been helped or hurt … Continue reading

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