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America’s Dangerous Pipelines

I think there is a belief that pipelines are safer than trucks,trains, or boats for shipping liquid hydrocarbon fuels. That may actually be true. I don’t know what would happen if we stopped all the pipelines and switched to vehicles. But the idea that pipelines are safe is absurd and it is time people started…

A collection of videos … that you will enjoy. BBC Wonders of Life Trailer: Climate 2013: Perspectives of 8 Scientists: Chasing Ice movie reveals largest iceberg break-up ever filmed: Kathleen Dean Moore at Nobel Conference 48 on the greatest violation of human rights ever seen: With all due respect to the introducers, the talk actually…

…I’d like to talk about an observation I made while writing for a now defunct monthly rag about global warming back in the early 1990s, and have always wanted to pursue formally, as a research project. Since I’ve not gotten to it yet, I thought it might be fun to outline the idea more informally,…