Sepp Hasslberger: Sun, Not Carbon, Determines Climate Change

Sepp Hasslberger

Sepp Hasslberger

Whenever talk comes to global warming – or climate change as they call it now, we go off into an irrational fear of CO2 as the cause and agent of change. – Evidence is now accumulating that it’s the sun’s activity, not our emission of CO2 that causes such changes.

New paper finds strong evidence the Sun has controlled climate over the past 11,000 years, not CO2

The authors find temperature changes lag solar activity changes by ~40 years, which is likely due to the huge heat capacity and inertia of the oceans.

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Dec 10

JZ Liszkiewicz: Lawsuit – True Cost of Oil Includes Destruction of Louisiana

JZ Liszkiewicz

JZ Liszkiewicz

There’s a lawsuit against 92 oil-related companies to pay to restore the land they have helped erode in Louisiana which will get worse if something is not done.

Website: Restore Louisiana Now

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Dec 4

Guardian Sustainable Business: 8 Recycling Success Stories

guardian sustainable business8 ways to rethink resources: nappies to benches and food waste to biogas

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1. Nappies to roof tiles and railway sleepers   .   2. Paper to reduce food waste   .   3. Sustainable construction materials   .   4. Clothes from old water bottles   .   5. Agri-waste into plastic bottles   .   6. Worms as fertiliser   .   7. Food waste to biogas   .   8. Recycling polyester

Phi Beta Iota: Brilliant examples of remediation in context of continuing to do the wrong things righter (Russell Ackoff 2004). Bio-design and the tri-fecta of holistic analytics, true cost economics, and open source everything engineering would make such measures moot.

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Nov 19