Stefan-Boltzmann, Kevin Trenberth, and Other Paradoxes

DRAFT 6, 7/Apr/12.    by Bob Fernley-Jones AKA Bob_FJ  Here is the Trenberth et al energy budget diagram as extracted from their 2009 paper, it being an update of that in the IPCC report of 2007 (& also 2001): The unusual aspect of this diagram is that instead of directly showing radiative Heat Transfer  from the surface, it […]

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Remember the infamous Bob Ward interview, from a year ago?

Minor EDIT 15/Oct,  (corrected two hyperlinks) 11/Oct/11   Guest post by Bob Fernley-Jones (AKA Bob_FJ) With the help of Mr Ward, Australia’s national broadcaster attacked the work of several sceptics of CAGW, (catastrophic AGW), including against a 2008 paper by Prof Bob Carter; one of his hundred, which Ward described as the worst paper ever.   The major issue seems that it […]

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Does the Trenberth et al “Earth’s Energy Budget Diagram” Contain a Paradox?

DRAFT 5,  5/Oct/2011 Here we go; extracted from their 2009 paper, it being an update of that in the IPCC report of 2007 (& also 2001): The unusual aspect of this diagram is that instead of directly showing radiative Heat Transfer  from the surface, it gives their depiction of the greenhouse effect in terms of radiation flux […]

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hemispherical radiation

Diagram of IR radiation leaving Earth’s surface

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The Worst Cookbook Interview Ever? (Jo Nova)

Guest post by Bob Fernley-Jones. (AKA Bob_FJ) 27/May In addition to regular readers of Jo Nova, those familiar with John Cook’s misleadingly titled website “Skeptical Science” may be shocked by what follows.  Some will also likely recall Jo’s article; Robyn Williams shreds the tenets of science.  It largely covered the awful Robyn Williams interview of […]

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The Worst Cookbook Interview Ever? (WUWT)

DIFFERENT TITLE TO JO NOVA’s?   An Ugly Denier Book, Worst Interview Ever? DRAFT Guest post by Bob Fernley-Jones. (AKA Bob_FJ)  Revised 28/May In addition to regular readers at WUWT, those familiar with John Cook’s misleadingly named website “Skeptical Science” may be offended by what follows.  Some will also likely recall on WUWT that awful interview […]

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“Get Carter” and his Supporters, Part B

Guest post by Bob Fernley-Jones (aka Bob_FJ) Caution; this in Anglo-Oz English, and e.g. ABC = Australian Broadcasting Corporation, and red emphasis is mine. In Part A we discussed how Professor Bob Carter was shamefully treated by two branches of ABC radio and TV.  Now in Part B, we mainly look at how his supporters on […]

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“Get Carter” campaign grows on ABC radio & TV, Australia:

By Bob Fernley-Jones (Bob_FJ)  8/April/2011 Following on from an earlier WUWT article, Professor Bob Carter and others sceptical of catastrophic AGW, have been long vilified on radio in the “Science Show”, but this has recently been amplified by Media Watch on ABC  TV.    Media Watch is intended to reveal any errors or unfair play throughout the […]

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ABC radio, Australia…. Misleading “Science” ….. No 3.

DRAFT: On 25/Oct/2010 I laid a complaint (2) to Audience and Consumer Affairs (A&CA), however they have failed to give a ruling within the allowable 60-day statutory period.  It concerned a programme segment; “The science of climate change”, broadcast on “The Science Show” on 21, August, 2010, to which the introduction started with:  The Australian Academy of […]

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Email…. original to Mr Newman, Complaint 3

From: Angela Peters   Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2011 5:41 PM  To: ‘BobFJ’ Subject: RE: Biased and misleading journalism on Radio National’s “The Science Show” Thank you Mr Fernley-Jones.  I’ll pass on to Mr Newman. Kind regards Angela From: ‘BobFJ’ Sent: Tuesday, 25 January 2011 5:40 PM To: Angela Peters  Subject: Biased and misleading journalism on Radio National’s “The […]

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