See you there - and please be nice an provide me lots of links to other science tweeters.
Here's a little of what else I've been up to - starring my lovely lady friend in the background:
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The sight of so many people losing their jobs can still bring a smile to the face of a planet-saver like Ross Garnaut:If Garnaut were to make the link explicit, he would have written 'the most effective global warming policies will make you poorer' or something remotely similar, which, of course, he doesn't.THE international economic downturn may result in a short-term benefit with a decrease in production leading to a slowing in the growth of greenhouse pollution, one of the Federal Government’s top advisers has forecast.At least he makes the link explicit - the most effective global warming policies will make you poorer.
...if I could suddenly make the world, or at least this little bit of it, 2 degrees warmer all year round, would I be better or worse off?I think I can emphatically answer in the negative. When these events are more common, that's problamatic.