Category Archives: SCIENCE FACT

Was This The Roman’s Secret Weapon?

A couple of thousand years ago the Roman army instilled terror in some of their enemies with an ancestor of today’s tuba. There is some debate whether or not the alpenhorn is a direct descendant of the Roman war horn; … Continue reading

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It Would Be Amusing, If It Were Not So Serious

As quite a number people are well aware, I have been pointing at Asian soot as serious trouble for the Arctic for almost twenty years. Since June, 1993, in fact. I came to that conclusion by noting three factors; the … Continue reading

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IS OUR UNIVERSE PART OF A BLACK HOLE IN A LARGER UNIVERSE?

An item in Science Daily suggests the enormous universe we see may be in a wormhole, inside a black hole, in an enormously larger super-universe. I will not quote extensively from the item, but for those curious about “what came … Continue reading

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BOTTOM LINE, NO GLOBAL WARMING

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute has released the results of a study that should dump a few feet of glacier melt on so-called climate change. The key information is this, quoting: …..”when data were averaged over 50 year intervals, I found … Continue reading

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SOMETHING TO WATCH

Here is a temperature map of the North Atlantic Ocean. See that white thread running up the east coast of the US. That is the “River of Ocean” called the “Gulf Stream.” Since the dawn of the satellite age, this … Continue reading

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SAY WHAT? WHAT GLOBAL WARMING?

OK, we have greenhouse gases. If it were not for greennouse gases the Earth would be some 58 degrees F cooler than it is. At 0 F. Or minus 18 C. The “habitable zone” would be a narrow band around … Continue reading

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