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Henry Justice
Henry Justice

 One of the reasons the Jet Stream is amuck, I have read, is due to the loss of UV and x-rays radiation from the sun.  Compared to the 1958 solar cycle, we are only getting about 1/20th as much. I agree we should increase reforestation of mother Earth. However, maintaining soil mineralization  as well as increasing the forests is a must  too.  Then there is over fishing of the worlds oceanic fish stocks.  Major problems here folks.  Not to worry about CO2 too much. Its thermodynamic properties and calculations reveal it is not a major driver of global warming.  Every degree C of warming, its revealed, results in ~ 0.01 deg C based on 380 ppm CO2.  Heat transport by N2, O2 and water vapor dwarfs that of CO2. CO2 is a poor heat  "storage bucket"  and quickly radiates away its heat.    Subtracting the 280 ppm pre industrial to get to the man made portion, leaves 100 ppm. This results in ~ 0.003 C temperature increase caused by man.  Insignificant.  See the calculations of heat transport, atmospheric warming based on thermodynamic calculations here:  http://www.biocab.org/Heat_Storage.html#anchor_41


And of course, please correct me if you notice any errors. I try to follow these calculations astutely. 

Henry Justice
Henry Justice

One of the reasons the Jet Stream is amuck, I have read, is due to the loss of UV and x-rays radiation from the sun.  Compared to the 1958 solar cycle, we are only getting about 1/20th as much. I agree we should increase reforestation of mother Earth. However, maintaining soil mineralization  as well as increasing the forests is a must  too.  Then there is over fishing of the worlds oceanic fish stocks.  Major problems here folks.  Not to worry about CO2 too much. Its thermodynamic properties and calculations reveal it is not a major driver of global warming.  Every degree C of warming, its revealed, results in ~ 0.01 deg C based on 380 ppm CO2.  Heat transport by N2, O2 and water vapor dwarfs that of CO2. CO2 is a poor heat  "storge bucket"  and quickly radiates away its heat.    Subtracting the 280 ppm pre industrial to get to the man made portion, leaves 100 ppm. This results in ~ 0.003 C temperature increase caused man.  Insignificant.  See the calculations of heat transport, atmospheric warming based on thermodynamic calculations here:  http://www.biocab.org/Heat_Storage.html#anchor_41


And of course, please correct me if you notice any errors. I try to follow these calculations astutely. 

Anthony Woods
Anthony Woods

Mother Nature occasionally reminds us who is really in charge on planet earth.

Dwayne LaGrou
Dwayne LaGrou

I am in Lapeer Michigan and we just received 19 inches of snow, And now the temp is down to 6 degrees and falling. It is expected to fall to around minus 15 degrees or lower tonight. All of our back roads are closed because of deep snow and the plows cannot keep up due to the blowing and drifting snow. Some drifts are over 10 feet deep.

OH WELL! Wintertime in Michigan!

Stephen Aske
Stephen Aske

Fargo ND. 19 below-wind chill 44 below. 11:30 am. I'm going back to bed!!

Hannan Ahmad
Hannan Ahmad

It is going to be the period when businesses of emergency plumbers would shine. This cold will freeze water in pipes, which will create water leakages in homes leading to emergency expenditures. Anyway, mankind has enough knowledge to live in most hostile weathers.

Arie Taylor
Arie Taylor

@Stephen Aske Man, I can't imagine. I'm staying home here in PA and it's only 3 below (19 below with windchill). I want out of this godforsaken state. QAQ

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