Category Archives: Africa

A challenge for climate models

Should we bet the future of the world’s economy based on AR5 projections of future climate change? The earth’s climate has been dominated by a series of glaciations for the last 3 million years. For the last 800,000 years ┬ábrief … Continue reading

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Sahara Temperature Trends

I have been interested in analysing temperature trends measured by weather stations in the Sahara region. This is for two main ┬áreasons. The first is that with so little humidity in the atmosphere any effects caused just by increases in … Continue reading

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Libyan Folly ?

The only way to save lives and bring peace quickly to Libya will be a negotiated settlement, with no set pre-conditions. I was surprised at how lightly NATO dismissed the chance to resolve this crisis brokered by the African Union … Continue reading

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