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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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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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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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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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blame CO2 …

An excellent result, showing why CO2 does this world a service increasing our biomass. Review finds global biomass production continues to rise at a remarkable rate A new review by SPPI and CO2 Science: For the Full Report in PDF … Continue reading

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