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Environmental

Article (and link to the report) on ocean acidification. That one seems a little harder for deniers to… er.. deny. Amusingly a large portion of the comments on the article aren’t about the environmental impact or science behind the report … Continue reading

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I’ve pretty much ignored everything going on with the climate summit at Copenhagen recently. Partly as I don’t really think it will achieve much. It might – for which I’d be pleasantly suprised – but more likely there will be … Continue reading

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Which font uses the least ink?

Now that might seem like a mundane question… and to be honest it is. It’s also quite hard to find a good answer to it. If you search online you do find the odd page such as this but most … Continue reading

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Science

Dutch scientists grow pork. At the moment a lot of the discussion seems to be on whether it will taste nice and would people eat it. Give it 50 years and countries too overpopulated to produce meat in the normal … Continue reading

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Considering Leicester was Britains first environment city it doesn’t often seem to be particularly green. So I was quite surpried to find it in 4th place in the sustainable cities index for this year. And Newcastle top – who would’a … Continue reading

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UK Government plan for nuclear whilst Spain generate half the countries electricity from wind. Albeit briefly.

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The power management project I’m involved in at work is coming along nicely at the moment and I’m finding it good to have something to do that: 1. I’m enjoying.2. Will have a positive impact (I’m sure all the teaching … Continue reading

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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

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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…

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Still here

Lack of posting recently has been down to a trip the weekend before last to see my (newly single) mum and try and show her how to fend for herself after 30 odd years of marriage. Trying to show someone … Continue reading

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