* Posts by pdxuser

3 posts • joined 13 Sep 2011

1930s photos show Greenland glaciers retreating faster than today

pdxuser
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Pollution = Bad, then and now.

This was near the height of deadly permanent soot smog. The melting of glaciers was due to pollution, just as it is today. But in 1952, after a four-day smog killed 4000 Londoners, the UK passed reforms to clean up their act. We're not stopping the rise of CO2 today.

New sat data shows Himalayan glaciers hardly melting at all

pdxuser

This is a different spin than every "straight" news item on the subject.

Try Reuters, for example: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/08/us-climate-sealevels-idUSTRE8171RH20120208

Anti-gay bus baron rages at being stuffed in Google closet

pdxuser

"We don’t have a clue as to why Sir Brian’s website has disappeared from Google’s search results."

...yet they're willing to make the worst possible assumptions and shout victimhood to the press. Plenty of small business owners have experienced this. Google is not after you. There simply happen to be other sites on the web that perform better than yours. Google likes sites that are frequently updated -- like the blogs that show up first.

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