Category Archives: Environmental
Say no to phonebooks. Pretty much never used the things except once when trying to figure out how far away the girl I had a huge crush on at school lived from me by trying to find her parents in … Continue reading
The Red-Dead Water Conveyance Project – a plan to take billons of gallons of water from the Red Sea, desalinate it and pump the salty waste water in the shirnking Dead Sea. Can’t imagine it going wrong…
Eat the invaders. I’d give it a go if there was a stream nearby.
Contraception is greenest technology. No big surprise there.
Interesting article – Greenland. Global Warming winner? “The more the ice cap melts, the more Greenland will rise. These other countries are sinking, and Greenland is rising. It is literally rising. Is it OK to ruin three or four fjords … Continue reading
So the incandescent bulb ban has started. For the record this would be a good idea in an ideal world where the infrastructure – recycling, light fittings etc.. – were in place. It would also be a good idea if … Continue reading
The Guardian launches it’s 10:10 campaign today. Personally I think it would have been better trying to encourage people to reduce waste, water and energy usage by 10% rather than their ‘carbon footprint’ but still…
Was watching The Future of Food last night. As seems to be usual for BBC stuff lately it was pretty dumbed down and patronizing in places. Didn’t really seem to address much either, just paint a picture of problems we … Continue reading
Eating frogs to extinction. Actually, there are lots of factors leading to their demise but still interesting.