Browsing All posts tagged under »carbon dioxide«

Climate Science for Everyone: Why 3% annually is actually a lot of carbon dioxide

December 29, 2011

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In this installment of Climate Science for Everyone - people are adding a lot of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere every year. But how much is "a lot," really?

Climate disruption denier Ian Plimer debunks climate disruption denier Ian Plimer

December 9, 2011

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Australian author and climate disruption denialist Ian Plimer debunks himself with self-contradictory statements in his 2009 book "Heaven and Earth."

Heartland Institute’s latest climate-related media advisory filled with the usual distortions

October 21, 2011

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The Heartland Institute has a history of distorting climate science and lying about climate scientists. Their latest climate-related media advisory is no exception.

Milloy’s latest climate op-ed riddled with errors

May 18, 2011

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Today, the Washington Times ran an op-ed by science-denier-for-hire Steve Milloy titled “2012 GOP guide to the climate debate.” Based on the number of errors and irrelevancies masquerading as serious concerns I discovered while reading it, the Washington Times should have titled the op-ed “How to lie to voters about climate disruption.” Here’s a brief […]

Venus’ climate V: How scientists know Venus’ surface temperature is a result of greenhouse heating

May 6, 2011

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On Monday, I wrote that there were only two possibilities for why Venus’ surface temperature is so hot – either something internal to the planet’s crust and core was keeping Venus hot, or something about the atmosphere was. Tuesday I showed that it wasn’t internal heating. Wednesday I disproved the “Venus formed recently” hypothesis. And […]