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.

A Dalton-like Amplitude for Solar Cycle 25

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest essay by David Archibald The most accurate method for predicting the amplitude of the next solar cycle is to use the strength of the solar polar magnetic fields at solar minimum. But…

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1709; The Disparate Economic And Political Impact of Weather And Climate

Source: 1709; The Disparate Economic And Political Impact of Weather And Climate I have reblogged this post by Tim Ball from WUWT so readers can read about the climate during the Little Ice Age and the Maunder Minimum. We might see … Continue reading

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New studies flip climate-change notions upside down

The Nation: Cold Sun rising The sun will go into “hibernation” mode around 2030, and it has already started to get sleepy. At the Royal Astronomical Society’s annual meeting in July, Professor Valentina Zharkova of Northumbria University in the UK … Continue reading

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GLOBAL COOLING: Decade long ice age predicted as sun ‘hibernates’

SCIENTISTS claim we are in for a decade-long freeze as the sun slows down solar activity by up to 60 per cent. A team of European researchers have unveiled a scientific model showing that the Earth is likely to experience … Continue reading

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SHOCK CLAIM: World is on brink of 50 year ICE AGE and BRITAIN will bear the brunt

You can find all the details at UK Express HERE. AccuWeather long-range expert Brett Anderson added: “When there is an anomaly with either the atmosphere or ocean temperature you can bet there will be some effect on the other nearby or … Continue reading

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Facts do not Matter in Climate Change Politics

A MATHEMATICAL discovery by Perth-based electrical engineer Dr David Evans may change everything about the climate debate, on the eve of the UN climate change conference in Paris next month. A former climate modeller for the Government’s Australian Greenhouse Office, … Continue reading

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The Sun Controls our Climate?.

I got a nice e-mail from Wille Soon this morning announcing his paper, co-written with the Connolly’s Ronan and Michael, has been accepted for publication. He attached a pre publication copy: Re-evaluating the role of solar variability on Northern Hemisphere … Continue reading

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