A Few Things Ill Considered

Archives for February, 2013

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 28 Table of Contents Chapter 30 Chapter 29 On the Home Front, December 8, 2055 When I got home that afternoon, Edie was in a bit of a state. “Luc, what is going on?” “What do you mean?” “There was a phonecall for you a while ago…from the…

Another Week of GW News, February 24, 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 Climate Disruption News Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years February 24, 2013 Chuckles, JODTAA, COP19+, Bowman vs.…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 27 Table of Contents Chapter 29 Chapter 28 UNGETF, December 8, 2055 I looked forward to the first meeting of Group 7 with some trepidation. According to my email update it was on the seventh floor of the MacDonald building which housed the municipal offices downtown. I had…

(OT) US Press – growing a spine?

This is not directly climate related, but it does pertain to the media and its abject failure to take its responsibilities towards democracy more seriously.  Via The Huffington Post, I read these strong words from an angry press towards a secretive Whitehouse Administration: Speaking on behalf of the White House Correspondents Association, I can say…

Another Week of GW NEws, February 17, 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 Climate Disruption News Information is not Knowledge…Knowledge is not Wisdom February 17, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, Tesla, Maldives, Warnings,…

Happy anniversary FakeGate!

So it is about one year ago that Peter Gleick exposed the too-ashamed-to-admit-it donors of the science denialist industry flack Heartland Organization.  Michael Tobis has a very comprehensive run-down and analysis of the event over on P3, I recommend it, especially if you need to get up to speed on what I am talking about.…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 26 Table of Contents Chapter 28 Chapter 27 Eco 550 — Geoengineering, November 29, 2055 When I was a student, it was not unusual to hear that virtual glasses were going to revolutionize education. Veegees, as they came to be called, were internet connected computers that used the…

Another Week of GW News, February 10, 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 Climate Disruption News Information Overload is Pattern Recognition February 10, 2013 Chuckles, Survival, Lai Pei-yuan, Nickel, Transition, Uranium,…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 25 Table of Contents Chapter 27 Chapter 26 A Quiet Sunday, November 28, 2055 Sunday is a day of rest — theoretically. I had intended to have a quiet day, do some yard work and maybe touch up my Amazon report for Doc Y. I was awakened early…

Another Week of GW News, Feruary 3, 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 Climate Disruption News Sipping from the Internet Firehose… February 3, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, Clean Air, Australian Floods, Tyee,…