Solar activity and cosmic rays drive the Earths climate.

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Global warming due to human-produced CO2 is the biggest scientific imposture of all times.

Henrik Svensmark &#8211- The Cloud Mystery (French version):

Richard Lindzen:

Vincent Courtillot (in French, alas):

Land-Ocean year-to-date temperatures 0.35 Celsius over baseline

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according to GISS. Assuming the Intrade &#8220-Top 5&#8243- global warming contract expires according to the Land Ocean Index, May – Dec 2008 temperatures will need to average 0.65 Celsius over baseline. The record was set back in 2005, 0.62 Celsius over baseline.

Intrade needs to specify the expiry conditions more precisely.

Still, I&#8217-m remain short the contract:

Cross-posted from Caveat Bettor.

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