Tracking the Heat of Greenhouse Gases

Numerous authorities stress that outgoing longwave radiation (infrared radiation which is emitted by the Earth) is somehow trapped by so called greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide which have an IR...

Measurement of Ocean pH. Part 1

Why is an inexpensive potentiometric glass electrode instrument so accurate in the measurement of pH, and why are derived pH values and spectrophotometric instruments* so costly and opaque? I think i...

The Maunder Minimum and the Roman Inquisition

The Maunder Solar Minimum and the Roman Inquisition DISCLAIMER:  This is not a serious post.  No offense is intended to any.  This is simply an idle exploration of one of many possible explanation...