Letter to an aging, unwell friend

Dear Thom, Your concepts regarding the snow on Crestone Needle [a Colorado mountain] are irrelevant. Whether or not the snow is melting does not constitute an argument against global warming. I think you are being mislead by isolated “facts” like this. I...
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CD/DVD Printer and Duplicator

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Solutions please (can the crap!)

Solutions please (can the crap!)

Enough with the problem recitations, please. Article after article, in all sources both print and electronic, all we get is descriptions of problems, admonitions to face the reality (whatever it is at the moment), and the advice that we should do something. But hardly...

Getting ready for power grid failure

Wife Chris and I have decided to install a natural gas powered 16 kWh stand-by electric generator. Natural gas powered generators are quieter than the smaller, portable, gasoline powered types of generator. The location we have chosen for the generator, plus its...
We have run out of time

We have run out of time

Scientists have been telling us for several decades that we were running out of time to do something about global warming. Last year (2018) the consensus of scientific thinking gave us twelve years. Now, in 2019, we’re down to eleven. That is, we have eleven...