Iowa Climate Science Education

Monthly Archives: July 2019

The Hot 1980’s

On this date in 1988, Milwaukee was 108 degrees – more than 30 degrees warmer than today. Almost every state was over 90 degrees. Similar story in 1980.  The stage was set for James Hansen to commercialize the global warming…

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July 31, 1715 Hurricane

On this date in 1715, a massive hurricane struck Florida’s Treasure Coast, sank ten ships carrying Spanish treasure, and killed more than 1,000 sailors.  That is how the Treasure Coast got its name. Democrats would have prevented this tragedy with…

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A-list Google Private Jet and Megayacht Climate Summit

A-list Google Private Jet and Megayacht Climate Summit By E. J. Hersom – file: Prince Harry speaks during the opening ceremonies of the 2017 Invictus Games (37232242166).jpg, CC BY 2.0, Link. President Obama (Official Photo). Leonardo DiCaprio (NASA/Goddard) Guest essay…

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Epic Media Science Fail: Fear Not Pollinator Collapse

Jon Entine returns to this topic writing at the Genetic Literacy Project: The world faces ‘pollinator collapse’? How and why the media get the science wrong time and again. Excerpts in italics with my bolds. As I and others have…

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