Archives for November 16, 2011

Say Good Bye to Net Neutrality, and More

PROTECT IP Act Breaks The Internet from Fight for the Future on Vimeo.

Please join us this Sunday on Atheist Talk Radio! I’ll be interviewing Shawn Lawrence Otto, who has just launched his book, “Fool Me Twice: Fighting the Assault on Science in America,” a richly documented and well reasoned analysis of modern science denialism, especially addressing climate change. We’ll speak about the current state of climate change…

Michael Mann Gets Hans Oeschger Medal

Here’s the press release: Mann to receive Hans Oeschger Medal from European Geosciences Union UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Michael Mann, professor of meteorology and geosciences and director, Earth System Science Center, Penn State, was awarded the Hans Oeschger Medal of the European Geosciences Union. The medal was established in 2001 in recognition of the scientific…

The LeRoy Bell Story

In case you want to know more about my nephew, LeRoy Bell, who is a contestant in the Top Ten on the XFactor USA show, and who will be performing TONIGHT (and you can VOTE!!!), check out this really nice write up on The Root: ‘X Factor’ Crooner Is ‘Livin’ It Up’ – LeRoy Bell,…