What’s wrong with this picture?

The evidence is right before our eyes. This is my pet Russian tortoise. Her name is Tort. Isn't she beautiful? Notice the time stamp, January 20, 2012. Normally, at this time of the year, Tort is buried underground, happily hibernating for the winter. She starts digging her hovel sometime in October/November as a response to... Continue Reading →

A Consensus on Global Warming vs. Climategate

It must be remembered that regardless of how we feel about the flogged and lamented Climategate scandal the scientific consensus on global warming is almost universal. The American Geophysical Union conducted a poll of those in the geoscience community.  Of this community 90% agreed that global temperatures have risen and over 80% agree that human... Continue Reading →

Air Polution and IQ

For a few years now I've suggested changing track when it comes to the hydrocarbon debates.  It's not that I've changed my mind about Global Warming. Global Warming is very much a reality and may be happening even faster than experts have predicted. When it comes to the discourse, however, the lines are pretty well... Continue Reading →

Another Good Investment

Twenty years ago the infamous oil taner Exxon Valdez, commanded by a drunk, spilled 10.8 million gallons of oil into Alaska's beautiful Prince William Sound.  The oil slick covered over 11,000 square miles and destroyed the natural habitat of the Alaskan shore. Though there were some efforts to clean up the overwhelming contamination, these were... Continue Reading →

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