Author Archives: Russ Steele

About Russ Steele

Freelance writer and climate change blogger. Russ spent twenty years in the Air Force as a navigator specializing in electronics warfare and digital systems. After his service he was employed for sixteen years as concept developer for TRW, an aerospace and automotive company, and then was CEO of a non-profit Internet provider for 18 months. Russ's articles have appeared in Comstock's Business, Capitol Journal, Trailer Life, Monitoring Times, and Idaho Magazine.

The Iceman Cometh?

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Could a quiescent sun portend a new little ice age: a chilly era for humanity and agriculture? Guest opinion by Paul Driessen President Obama, Al Gore and other alarmists continue to prophesy manmade…

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Solar Cycle Update

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest essay by David Archibald Two useful things we would like to know are the length of Solar Cycle 24 and the amplitude of Solar Cycle 25. Figure 1 below shows the NOAA…

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GLOBAL WARMING? LOW SUN SPOT CYCLE COULD MEAN ‘LITTLE ICE AGE’

Story in the Breitbart News this morning: The sun is known to be the main driver of all weather and climate. With 99.86% of the mass in our solar system, the great ball of violent fire in the sky, has … Continue reading

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Blank Sun

The sun is now virtually blank during the weakest solar cycle in more than a century The sun is almost completely blank. The main driver of all weather and climate, the entity which occupies 99.86% of all of the mass … Continue reading

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Claim: Climate change ‘may’ be responsible for the abrupt collapse of Tibetan civilization around 2000BC

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
From Washington State University: Closing the Case on an Ancient Archeological Mystery Solving 4,000-year-old mystery helps WSU archeologist find useful resource for a warmer future Barley cultivation in Jiuzhaigou National Park hasn’t changed…

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California Drought Report #10

Originally posted on Sierra Foothill Commentary:
The New York Times: In California, a Wet Era May Be Ending The drought, now in its fourth year, is by many measures the worst since the state began keeping records of temperature and…

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The Large Cliff Top Pueblos at Mesa Verde, Colorado and Treeflow Data from Lees Ferry, Arizona

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest essay by Samuel I Outcalt The Data: The major tourist attractions at Mesa Verde National Park (near Cortez, Colorado) are the large cliff top pueblos inhabited by the Anasazi between 1128 and…

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