10 Aug 2015
11 Mar 2015
27 Aug 2011
Cosmic Rays and Climate
This is the second of the three part article on the climatic role of the sun.
26 Mar 2009
Here is a summary of the northern lights I have seen.
11 Apr 2008
12 Mar 2008
03 Dec 2007
On Sunday last week, a global warming debate was held at the Hebrew University, in front of a large public audience. The speakers included myself, and Prof. Nathan Paldor from the HU, on the so called sceptic side, and Prof. Dan Yakir (Weizmann) and Prof. Colin Price (Tel-Aviv Univ.) on the anthropogenic greenhouse gas (AGHG) side.
You can watch the debate, in Hebrew at the Authority for Community and Youth of the Hebrew University. Since most of the readers are not from Israel (98% of the visitors to sciencebits.com), here is a short synopsis. It is followed by a detailed response to the claims raised against the cosmic ray climate link.
27 Oct 2006
promo for a NOVA program called "magnetic storm". Well, I have news. Nothing really bad will happen to us!
04 Oct 2006
17 Sep 2006
appeared in nature. In it, Kanipe explains the solar → cosmic-ray → climate connection, and the planned CLOUD experiment in CERN, expected to finally resolve the issue. Given that my work is mentioned in the review, I through I should mention a few relevant points.