gloal warming - rebuke

Brophy | Wednesday 28 November 2018 - 03:14 am | | Brophy Blog, Global Warming | No comments

Climate contrarian uncovers scientific error, upends major ocean warming study

by Joshua Emerson Smith

Researchers with UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Princeton University recently walked back scientific findingspublished last month that showed oceans have been heating up dramatically faster than previously thought as a result of climate change.

In a paper published Oct. 31 in the journal Nature, researchers found that ocean temperatures had warmed 60 percent more than outlined by the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

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Brophy | Wednesday 14 November 2018 - 5:51 pm | | Brophy Blog, Global Warming | No comments

dark matter hurricaine

Scientists predict a 'dark matter hurricane' will collide with the Earth

Yes, here's the story of the dark matter hurricane -- a cosmic event that may provide our first glimpse of the mysterious, invisible particle.


Don't panic.

Yes, astronomers suggest that it's very likely that a "dark matter hurricane" will slam into the Earth as it speeds through the Milky Way -- but it shouldn't cause any damage. In fact, in the hunt for the mysterious particle (or particles) that makes up dark matter, the "hurricane" may provide our best chance at detection.

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Brophy | Tuesday 13 November 2018 - 3:33 pm | | Astronomy, Brophy Blog | No comments