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Solar change and climate: an update

Chris S recently posted a lengthy comment, an extended excerpt from a recent Proceedings of the Royal Society paper. Full citation is: Solar change and climate: an update in the light of the current exceptional solar minimum Mike Lockwood Proc. R. Soc. A 8 February 2010 vol. 466 no. 2114 303-329 The abstract is here.…

(OT) Totally awesome!

From APOD: (click on image for full resolution, totally awesome!) Here is an equally stuning video of that prominence erupting:

It’s the Sun, Stupid

This is just one of dozens of responses to common climate change denial arguments, which can all be found at How to Talk to a Climate Sceptic. Objection: The sun is the source of all the warmth on earth. Any increase in temperature is most likely due to changes in solar radiation. Answer: