300 Published Reports of Vaccine Linked Medical Problems
Eight Hispanic boys treated for heart inflammation at a Miami children’s hospital in 36 days. 18 reports of heart inflammation in Switzerland during the first half of 2021 – compared to six in the previous 9 years.
Blog Resumes Nov. 10th
Currently working on other projects.
Remember When N95 Masks Were Anti-Science?
Ontario, Canada began by properly protecting medical staff from COVID infection. Citing the WHO, it then reversed course.
This Blog Will Return May 12th
Currently busy with other assignments.
This blog will return January 11th.
Joy to the World!
May this new decade be less fearful, less negative, less hysterical.
Humour, Irony & Free Thought
Your mind is your own.
This blog will return Wed., October 2nd.
My New Best Friend
I discover an awesome garden gadget.
Returning Monday, July 15th
Writing about grim things can take a toll on your soul. Batteries need recharging. Perspective needs recalibrating. Here’s to blue skies, roses, beach sand, and sunshine! . .
Blog Resumes March 18th
Taking a short break. See you soon!
Dreadful Year End for the UN
If you’re a UN bureaucrat, recent weeks have been full of disappointment.
A Few Days Away
I’m taking a few days vacation. See you next Friday, September 7th.
Swedish Car Fires: A Numerical Perspective
If 3,260 vehicles had been torched in America, how safe would ordinary people be feeling?
Self-Correcting Science: A Slow & Haphazard Process
The celebrated ability of science to self-correct is accompanied by some major caveats.
Climate Change in the Courts
For well-funded green groups (and a growing list of governments), lawyers are weapons and courtrooms are a political battleground.
Oh No, the Weather’s Going to Be Superb!
Government forecasters are apparently from a different planet. They think warm, sunny weather is cause for alarm.
SKETCH: Unsettling the “Settled Science” of Climate Change
Inside the Warsaw Climate Summit
Obama’s imperious behaviour at the 2009 climate summit is a key reason negotiations have failed dismally in recent years.
An Artist Talks Nonsense About Green Energy
Speaking of all that clean, green German energy.
Green Energy Unicorns
Everywhere it has been tried, green energy is costly, unreliable & financially unsustainable over the long term. Here’s a reading list for those still in doubt.
Isn’t It Too Darn Hot?
A resolution before the US Congress implies that global warming will increase prostitution. Cole Porter disagrees.
The ‘Smart Storms’ Hockey Stick
Humour is sometimes the best medicine.
From Canada, With Love
Audience members at my upcoming Australian speaking tour are in for a special treat.
Poverty Pollutes: Lomborg on the Rio+20 Conference
The current United Nations response to environmental concerns is doing more harm than good.
Green Energy: the Auditor Isn’t Impressed
A report by the Auditor General of a Canadian province highlights the dark side of green energy.
Munich Christmas Market
When I spoke in Munich last month I had the good fortune to be in town just as the annual Christmas market kicked off. Here are a few of my photos.
A View from Portugal
Portugal’s economy is a mess. Might that have something to with its enthusiastic embrace of expensive, inefficient renewable energy?
Responses to the Japanese Earthquake
A slideshow of iPhone images created in response to the devastating earthquake that struck Japan in March 2011.
Want Kids to Learn Science?
A comic that contemplates how children might be motivated to take more of an interest during science class.
Thank you, dear friends. I have learned much this year.
Season’s Greetings – via Maggie’s Blog
An amusing, politically-correct holiday greeting from Sweden.
Why People Think Public Transit Sucks
Environmentalists scold us for not making more extensive use of public transit. But transit systems are run by bureaucrats – whose priorities aren’t necessarily aligned with transit users.
Halloween’s Eco Monsters
Even frivolous childhood rituals can’t escape the censorious notice of the green police. Have you purchased your organic pumpkins – and snacks “that aren’t so bad for the planet” – yet?
Climate Skeptics Photo Essay – Part 2
What do climate skeptics look like? Is it possible they’re smart, well-intentioned men and women who simply see the world differently?
Climate Skeptics Photo Essay – Part 1
Images from a 700-strong climate skeptics conference held in Chicago (June 2010).
Newsflash: Snowless in Vancouver is Perfectly Normal
Mowing one’s lawn is a perfectly ordinary February activity in Vancouver. So why is everyone from President Obama on down arguing that a lack of Olympic Games snow is proof of global warming?
Silly Earthquake Commentary
Celebrities such as Danny Glover may think natural disasters such as the Haiti earthquake of 2010 are connected to global warming. But neither they – nor we – should imagine that these opinions are meaningful.
George Carlin on Saving the Planet
In this 7-minute video, comic George Carlin says some unkind things about environmentalists.
Global Temperatures Are Not Our Plaything
Leaders of the G8 have as much chance of controlling global temperature as does my rosebush. That they imagine this to be even possible reveals the bizarre nature of the global warming discussion.
Hysteria From the Skeptical Side of the Fence (Part 1)
Climate change activists aren’t the only ones who resort to hysteria & hyperbole.