Category Archives: Essays & Books

Eeeek! DAD, WHY ARE YOU A GLOBAL WARMING DENIER? Is Number 1 on TWO Amazon Best Seller Lists

Many, many thanks to all those who’ve purchased my short story Dad, Why Are You A Global Warming Denier? I was shocked to discover it was atop the Amazon Best Sellers Lists in the two categories in which it’s listed … Continue reading

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Dad, Why Are You A Global Warming Denier?: A Short Story That’s Right for the Times

Dad, Why Are You A Global Warming Denier? by Bob Tisdale is only available, and will only be available, from Amazon in Kindle reader format.

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Three Free Ebooks on Global Warming and Climate Change

They are ebooks in .pdf format: On Global warming and the Illusion of Control – Part 1 presents the basics and illusions behind the hypothesis of global warming and climate change, Who Turned on the Heat? is a comprehensive examination … Continue reading

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Back to Basics Part 2 – What is Climate Change?

This is the second part of a two-part series of posts that present chapters from my recently published ebook On Global Warming and the Illusion of Control – Part 1.  The introductory post for the book is here (WattsUpWithThat cross … Continue reading

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Back to Basics Part 1 – What is Global Warming?

This is the first part of a two-part series of posts that present chapters from my recently published ebook On Global Warming and the Illusion of Control – Part 1.  The introductory post for the book is here (WattsUpWithThat cross … Continue reading

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New Book: On Global Warming and the Illusion of Control – Part 1

THIS WAS A STICKY POST. Newer posts have been published. I’ve been mentioning my new book in blog posts and comments for well over a year. I’ve finished Part 1, which makes up the majority of it. The best news: IT’S … Continue reading

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Table of Contents of Book in the Works

Attached here is a pdf copy of the Table of Contents of my upcoming book, which is presently titled The Flaws, Not Just the Pause.  I’m looking for feedback.  Basically, at this point in the process, what topics have I … Continue reading

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ENSO Basics: Westerly Wind Bursts Initiate an El Niño

This may seem like an unusual time to have this discussion.  We’re presently in ENSO (El Niño-Southern Oscillation)-neutral conditions, meaning the tropical Pacific isn’t experiencing an El Niño or a La Niña.  And based on the ENSO-forecasting models, NOAA says … Continue reading

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eBooks by Bob Tisdale

My ebooks are now available free of charge.  Sales of my ebooks (and tips) allow me to continue my research into human-induced and natural climate change and to continue to blog here at Climate Observations and at WattsUpWithThat?

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IPCC Still Delusional about Carbon Dioxide

INITIAL NOTE:  If you have not had the opportunity to view a model-data comparison of global surface temperature anomalies, where the models and data are compared during the two warming periods and two cooling (or warming-slowdown) periods since 1880, please … Continue reading

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