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.

4 of the 5 Great Lakes about to freeze over

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Composite image of the East and West NATICE products for the Great Lakes, see links below for originals Corky Boyd writes: The latest NATICE graphics show Lake Erie totally covered with 9/10+ ice,…

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Solar Cycle 24 Update for February 2015

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Solar cycle 24 contines to be lower than the vast majority of predictions that came out during the waning years of solar cycle 23. David Archibald gives an update on the current progress…

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Early Sunspots and Volcanoes

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach Well, as often happens I started out in one direction and then I got sidetractored … I wanted to respond to Michele Casati’s claim in the comments of…

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Great Lakes Ice Cover Far Above Normal Again

Originally posted on Real Science:
Great Lakes ice cover has been above normal five of the last seven years, and seven of the last thirteen years. It is already far above the normal annual maximum, with another month of growth left.…

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Super soaker ‘Pineapple Express’ organizing for heavy rain in California this weekend – as much as 20 inches in some areas

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
WUWT contributor Dr. Ryan Maue writes on his Twitter feed: Can’t ask for better setup for enormous rainfall totals over NorCal & now linto Bay Area in 5+ days Looking at the model…

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Source of powerful cosmic ray signals found beyond our Milky Way

Astronomers for the first time have managed to hunt down the source of three high-energy ray signals being emitted beyond our Milky Way. The hope is that this discovery might help us better understand the mysterious origins of deadly cosmic … Continue reading

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Another bias in temperature measurements discovered

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
Map of SNOTEL-stations in the Western United States From the “temperature bias only goes one way department” and the University of Montana: Mountain system artificially inflates temperature increases at higher elevations MISSOULA – In…

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