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the ‘evil’ genius of the Hon Christopher Pyne …

Dr Bjorn Lomborg, an economics Professor and believer in AGW, is vilified by the Green/Left AGW ideologues, along with the Hon Christopher Pyne, Education Minister, and the Abbott Government for delivering $4million to UWA to employ him. The sacred gravy … Continue reading

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not wrong …

A reply to a question about changing minds, becomes a discussion between electrical engineers, physicists, meteorologists and more fascinating reading about feed-backs, pauses and gains, only part understanding, but the conclusions are easily understood. The banter is easy and funny, … Continue reading

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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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more oil and gas …

Green(ies) will not be happy. More oil found, nearly ready for pumping. Kimberley oil production closer as native title deal reached West Australian company Buru Energy moves a step closer to beginning commercial oil production in the Kimberley. A small … Continue reading

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lines on the map … adjusted of course

Some interesting graphs and surprises. Followed below with the most devastating news. Archived color maps of local temperature anomalies are available on-line at: http://nsstc.uah.edu/climate/ You can see where the last cyclone swathed a path for a second this week, to … Continue reading

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back to the bush … 2

This is post No 8000 since I started blogging in April 2011, but forgot to post before Part 3. You published your 8000th post on this blog! Some small ground covers were showing their colours, click to enlarge: By Clicking … Continue reading

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back to the bush … 3

This recent trip was to target the local nut tree, Terminalia cunninghamii. Click to enlarge: The fruit:More groundcovers:

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back to the bush … 1

Just a few images of a short field trip, this image, an insect predator … A Bloodwood tree, oozing resin from a fire wound.

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putting fire out …

Sound waves have been found to have the ability to put fire out. Recent studies using surgical spirit and low frequency sound waves: Watch fire put out using sound waves. A pair of engineering students from George Mason University in … Continue reading

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bushfire history, via ‘specialists’ …

An environment history of fire is uncovered through ‘specialist’ ants, in this latest research in WA’s woodlands: Ant specialists tell of fire history […] While overall ant species richness, abundance and composition did not show any clear patterns after fire, … Continue reading

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