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cycles are indicators of solar activity which causes periods of global warming and cooling.
Original Research on Sunspots and Rainfall Cycles – Prof Will Alexander:
The Eemian Warm Period was warmer than today:
Viv Forbes is a qualified geologist who has spent much of his life studying geological and climate history as written in the rocks. He has also studied physics, chemistry, hydrology, climatology, economics and financial analysis. He is the Founder of the Carbon Sense Coalition and a non-executive director of a small Australian company developing a coking coal mine.
By far the best reference book I have read on the above subjects is:
“The Inconvenient Skeptic” by John Kehr. This book is written in plain language, but full of sound science, well researched and referenced. I highly recommend it for those wishing to understand what drives our climate. (Hint: It is NOT carbon Dioxide.)
Another well-researched and easy-reading book on the longer term cycles of ice ages and volcanism is:
Here is a Forecaster using Sun and Moon Cycles:
Thanks to Albert Parker and Cliff Ollier for this timely reminder:
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