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...
Pliocene here we come

Pliocene here we come

We are now at the same atmospheric carbon dioxide level as Earth was during the Pliocene three to five million years ago. That’s it! We are headed toward the same conditions that prevailed during the Pliocene and there is no way to stop that. Temperatures are...

Adios, Kemosabe

The recent Camp Fire devastation and loss of life in California is just a small sample of what is in store for us on this planet because of human-made global warming. Even if global warming could be limited to just two degrees Fahrenheit (2F), we would still be in for...