Saturday, March 6, 2021
A New Study Says That Betelgeuse Won't Be Exploding Any Time Soon

A New Study Says That Betelgeuse Won’t Be Exploding Any Time Soon

I have stood under Orion The Hunter on clear evenings willing its star Betelgeuse to explode. “C’mon, blow up!” In late 2019, Betelgeuse experienced...
+0.20 deg. C – Watts Up With That?

+0.20 deg. C – Watts Up With That?

Reposted by Dr. Roy Spencer's blog March 3, 2021 by Roy W. Spencer, Ph. D. The global average lower tropospheric temperature (LT) anomaly of version...
How Would Rain be Different on an Alien World?

How Would Rain be Different on an Alien World?

It rains regularly on Titan, Saturn's largest moon. As with the earth, these rains are the result of evaporation of liquid from the...
Only way to save the planet! – Watts Up With That?

Only way to save the planet! – Watts Up With That?

Guest "We had to destroy the village to save it" by David Middleton Equivalent to the waste of Covid emissions needed every two years -...
Earth's Atmosphere Can Generate a "Space Hurricane"

Earth’s Atmosphere Can Generate a “Space Hurricane”

There are hurricanes in space. Researchers searching archival data found evidence of a previously unobserved phenomenon - a huge swirling mass of plasma over the...
The New Pause lengthens by another month to 5 years 7 months – Watts Up With That?

The New Pause lengthens by another month to 5 years 7 months – Watts...

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley The new break continues. Until the end of December 2020 it was 5 years 4 months. It was...
The Mars Helicopter Could Charge up the Atmosphere Around Itself as it Flies

The Mars Helicopter Could Charge up the Atmosphere Around Itself as it Flies

Plasma balls are widely used in retail stores around the rich world. If you've ever seen one and had the chance to touch...
Biden Restores the Obama “Social Cost of Carbon” – Watts Up With That?

“600% Gain in Carbon Prices Vital to Rein in Global Warming” – Watts Up...

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h / t Dr. Willie Soon; Renewable energies are so cheap and convenient compared to fossil fuels and...
NASA Invests in a Plan to Build Landing Pads and Other Structures on the Moon out of Regolith

NASA Invests in a Plan to Build Landing Pads and Other Structures on the...

Materials are a crucial but underrated part of any space exploration program. Without new materials and manufacturing methods, everyday things like a Falcon...
Oregon climate activist wants to ban diesel fuel – Watts Up With That?

Oregon climate activist wants to ban diesel fuel – Watts Up With That?

From the "How many large protest platforms do you want in your front yard?" Department this madness comes from the Oregon legislature courtesy...

Tech

VC Lindy Fishburne on the seemingly sudden democratization of science – TechCrunch

VC Lindy Fishburne on the seemingly sudden democratization of science – .

Lindy Fishburne, a deep science investor, co-founded startup and early-stage venture company Breakout Ventures a few years ago after co-founding Breakout Labs within the...
Tesla’s Stock Tumbles Amid Sales Worries and Market Volatility

Tesla’s Stock Tumbles Amid Sales Worries and Market Volatility

Sergio Rodriguez, a St. Marys, Georgia consultant who owns a Tesla Model X, recently drove a Mach E across the country. Rodriguez said...
California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 – TechCrunch

California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 –...

California could be the first state to give self-driving cars a deadline for electrification. In mid-February, a bill was tacitly incorporated into the legislation of...