A Few Things Ill Considered

Archives for January, 2013

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 24 Table of Contents Chapter 26 Chapter 25 Rhamaposa, November 21, 2055 Due to the tyranny of digital time, I know it was 3:17 in the morning when the house system woke me to answer an urgent call. Voice only. My first thought was, ‘Oh lord, now who…

Martian melting

NASA’s JPL division has an interesting article on thawing dry ice (frozen CO2) near the polar regions of Mars. Aside from its being interesting, I only bring it up as it reminds me of the faux skeptic talking point about Mars warming, ergo the sun drives warming here on earth.  It is about as far…

Another Week of GW News, January 27, 2013

(sorry to be so late this week, it was Australia Day weekend and I guess it threw off my rhythm!) Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Another…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 23 Table of Contents Chapter 25 Chapter 24 The Anvil Breaks, November 20, 2055 As the train approached Centre City, I called Olivia on her personal number. A computerized voice told me the number was discontinued and dumped me into voicemail hell. I hung up and called the…

Another Week of GW News, January 20, 2013

Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Another Week of Global Warming News Information is not Knowledge…Knowledge is not Wisdom January 20, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, Mercury, Bond, Australian,…

16 years

Global warming stopped [insert random number of years] ago is probably the most common and mainstream of all the climate denier arguments out there.  It is shallow and wrong and there are many refutations of it out there.  I think this video from Skeptical Science is about as clear and straightforward as it gets. If…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 22 Table of Contents Chapter 24 Chapter 23 The Ax Falls, November 20, 2055 A friendly guy took charge of me in the trailer. I stumbled back through the rings of security in a daze and was deposited at the train station like a lost child. I had…

Another Week of GW News, January 13, 2012

Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Another Week of Global Warming News Information Overload is Pattern Recognition January 13, 2013 Chuckles, Hottest Year, Australia Burning, Holmes Family,…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 21 Table of Contents Chapter 23 Chapter 22 Vancouver, November 20, 2055 Apparently being in ConSec means never having to wait for a plane. Carman walked me through a gate and out onto the tarmac. No body scanners, no sniffer bots, no security check of any sort as…

Another Week of GW News, January 6, 2013

Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Another Week of Global Warming News Sipping from the Internet Firehose… January 6, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, Object Lesson, Tasmania, Retrospectives Bottom…