Volume 23: January 2020

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Last 15 Postings

Plant Growth Database (17 January 2020)
Our latest result of plant growth responses to atmospheric CO2 enrichment obtained from experiments described in the peer-reviewed scientific literature is for European Beech (Uchytilová et al., 2019). To access the entire database, click here.

A One-Year Study of CO2 Enrichment and Nutrient Supply on a Seagrass Community
(16 January 2020)
Elevated CO2 stimulated the growth of seagrasses in this community even under nutrient-poor conditions...

Elevated CO2 Increases the Essential Oil of a Medicinal Herb
(15 January 2020)
A 160 ppm enhancement of CO2 raised the essential oil content of this key aromatic and medicinal herb by 17.7%...

Plant Growth Database (14 January 2020)
Our latest result of plant growth responses to atmospheric CO2 enrichment obtained from experiments described in the peer-reviewed scientific literature is for Andiroba (de Oliveira and Marenco, 2019). To access the entire database, click here.


CO2 Emissions, Fossil Fuel Use and Human Longevity (9 January 2020)
Our newest video segment discusses the fundamental link between CO2 emissions and global life expectancy. It is patently false and borderline fraudulent to claim rising CO2 is enhancing human mortality rates, as many often do, when the data clearly demonstrate there are more people on earth today who are living longer and better lives because of rising CO2 and fossil fuel use...

The Combined Effects of CO2 and Temperature on Soybean Grain Biomass
(8 January 2020)
Whether under ambient or elevated temperature conditions, rising levels of atmospheric CO2 will have a stimulatory effect on soybean grain biomass...

Plant Growth Database (7 January 2020)
Our latest result of plant growth responses to atmospheric CO2 enrichment obtained from experiments described in the peer-reviewed scientific literature is for Rice (Hasegawa et al., 2019; cv Koshihikari). To access the entire database, click here.
The Combined Effects of CO2, Nitrogen Supply and Heat Stress of Sweet Pepper (6 January 2020)
Elevated CO2 and higher temperatures improved key physiological properties of this desirable agricultural food crop...

A 2500-year Temperature Reconstruction for Western Sweden
(3 January 2020)
The results of this paper demonstrate there is nothing unusual, unnatural, or unprecedented about 20th century warmth in this region, which reality is far different from the cries of the alarmists who claim current temperatures are unprecedented due to rising levels of atmospheric CO2. Clearly, the record indicates they are not...
The Likelihood of a Tropical Rainforest Lizard to Endure Climate Change (2 January 2020)
Because ectotherms are unable to internally regulate their body temperatures, climate alarmists presume that lizards are particularly vulnerable to future climate change. However, this study suggests they are more than capable of altering various physiological traits to ensure their ability to cope with, and adapt to, future climate change...

Plant Growth Database (1 January 2020)
Our latest result of plant growth responses to atmospheric CO2 enrichment obtained from experiments described in the peer-reviewed scientific literature is for Maize (Watts-Williams et al., 2019). To access the entire database, click here.
An Absence of Ocean Acidification and Warming Impacts on a Red Sea Coral (23 December 2019)
Even under the most extreme (and highly unlikely) scenarios of future CO2 emissions Stylophora pistillata corals show complete resilience to predicted changes in seawater pH and temperature, making it almost certain this coral species will be around for centuries to come...

The Combined Impacts of Elevated CO2 and Water Supply on Field Pea
(20 December 2019)
Great news from the researchers who conducted this study and say that "growth under elevated CO2 can mitigate drought effects on N2 fixation and reduce dependency on soil N resources especially in water-limited agro-ecosystems"...

Plant Growth Database (19 December 2019)
Our latest result of plant growth responses to atmospheric CO2 enrichment obtained from experiments described in the peer-reviewed scientific literature is for Canola (Juozapaitiene et al., 2019). To access the entire database, click here.

The Change in Global Gross Primary Production Between 2000 and 2014
(18 December 2019)
Has is declined due to so-called dangerous global warming and climate change, or has it improved due to the aerial fertilization effect of atmospheric CO2? Read on to find out...

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