Tag Archives: Environmental

Environmental

I get really annoyed by daft ‘green’ articles like this – Can I be green and surf the net?. It quotes a selection of scary figures and makes no effort to check them. On top of that it pretty much … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental | Tagged | Comments Off on Environmental

Environmental

The Chinese are set to release millions of carp into a lake to fight pollution and algae. meanwhile, millions are being spent in the US to stop the same fish reaching the Great Lakes. I’ve often wondered why there are … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental | Tagged | Comments Off on Environmental

Environmental

Interesting – US scientists believe they will soon be able to use algae to produce biofuel for the same cost as fossil fuels. Whilst some people may moan about the new ‘green religion’ it is nice to see it does … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental | Tagged | Comments Off on Environmental

Politics

Never heard of Godfrey Bloom before reading this article – Bloom congratulates France for bombing the Rainbow Warrior (he responds in another video saying that the people at the Guardian just don’t have a sense of humour). After looking at … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , | Comments Off on Politics

Environmental

Scientist publishes paper on how to ease global warming by blocking out the sun. And the research is bankrolled by Bill Gates. I’m just reminded of a certain Simpsons episode…

Posted in Environmental | Tagged , | Comments Off on Environmental

Science

EADS Astrium develops space power concept. Space based solar arrays are not a new idea but it is interesting to see them starting to look more than a theory. However Astrium is looking to build something “..in the order of … Continue reading

Posted in Science | Tagged , | Comments Off on Science

Back to work

A new year, a new decade, first day back at work – I feel so motivated! Ok, that’s a blatant lie. Maybe it’s just ‘first day back at work after nearly two weeks off’ syndrome. Could be the news we … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | Tagged , | Comments Off on Back to work

Environmental

Interesting view on what happened at the Copenhagen summit from an insider. Alternative to other views that the US was to blame.

Posted in Environmental | Tagged | Comments Off on Environmental

Amusing

The wonders of the natural world – octopus steals coconutand legs it.

Posted in Amusing | Tagged , | Comments Off on Amusing

Environment

The Maldives aren’t sinking! Hurrah for that. “By the end of this century, sea level may have risen by between 30cm and 50cm according to the various IPCC scenarios. Our records suggest a maximum of 20cm. Neither of those levels … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental | Tagged | Comments Off on Environment