Monthly Archives: February 2007

Has the World All-Time Oil Peak Arrived?

by Val Germann A series of recent articles on THE OIL DRUM website have strongly suggested that the long-awaited and oft-denied “World Oil Peak” may have actually arrived, just a bit sooner than expected. Take a look at the graph … Continue reading

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Let’s Keep the CO2 Horse In the Barn

By David L. Brown First, here’s the bad news: The world’s supply of available petroleum is about to peak just as demand is reaching record and growing levels due in part to the addition of the vast nations of China … Continue reading

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Oceans Dying Under CO2 Siege

by Val Germann Climate change on the Earth’s land masses, as bad as it may turn out to be, is only one likely effect of the recent and gigantic increases in atmospheric CO2. The Earth’s oceans, too, are feeling the … Continue reading

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Why Our Government Rejects Climate Change

By David L. Brown Yesterday in a posting titled “The Great Climate Cover-Up” I wrote about a joint report issued by the Union of Concerned Scientists and the Government Accountability Project. The study revealed widespread and apparently deliberate interference by … Continue reading

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The Great Climate Cover-Up

By David L. Brown We have discussed before the subject of how various entities may have colluded to distort the facts relating to climate change. In the past, NASA has been caught out attempting to muzzle its premiere climatologist, James … Continue reading

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What the IPCC Report Didn’t Tell Us

By David L. Brown As I pointed out here last week, the recently released Summary of an upcoming report from the International Panel on Climate Change was produced by what might have been history’s largest committee (see “Does IPCC Report … Continue reading

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Does IPCC Report “Sugarcoat” Climate Truth?

By David L. Brown Someone must have formulated a “law of nature,” perhaps as a corollary of Murphy’s famous dictum, concerning the relationship between the size of a committee and the quality of its work product. That law might read … Continue reading

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