A Few Things Ill Considered

Archives for July, 2013

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 Information is not Knowledge…Knowledge is not Wisdom July 28, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, MEF, Whiteman, Warnings Bottom Line, Subsidies, EIB, Pricing Nature, Cook Fukushima: Note, News, Related Papers Melting…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 49 Table of Contents Chapter 51 Chapter 50 Eco 110 – Carrying Capacity, January 15, 2057 Notes on a lecture It was the first class of the term. I was purposefully late, because I wanted everyone to be present and impatient. I walked in, dropped my case on…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 48 Table of Contents Chapter 50 Chapter 49 Solstice, December 27, 2056 I have not been writing much, because I have been busy with the lichen. Annoyingly, the symbiotic signalling continues to elude me. A colleague at CCU collaborated with me on a paper. “An examination of the…

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 Information Overloadis Pattern Recognition July 21, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, International Tax, Antarctic Reserve, Pollution Mortality Bottom Line, Finance, Cook Fukushima: Note, News Melting Arctic, Methane, Geopolitics, Antarctica Food:…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 47 Table of Contents Chapter 49 Chapter 48 Edie’s Questions , October 4, 2056 Since our talk about Neurolin last spring, Edie had applied herself to her distance courses and done well. She had stopped taking it when she finished the courses. Judging by the steady stream of…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 46 Table of Contents Chapter 48 Chapter 47 Symbiosis, September 27, 2056 The next time I got into the lab, I started pulling apart lichen just to get a feel for the territory. Lichen is a symbiosis of an algae and a fungus. The fungus in the north…

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 Sipping from the Internet Firehose…July 14, 2013 Chuckles, China-USA, Pollution Deaths, Injection Earthquakes Sumatran Smog, Warnings, Rentiers, Bottom Line, Banks, CookFukushima: Note, News, Policies Melting Arctic, Methane, AntarcticaFood:…

Catching up…

Things have been quiet here, even more than the usual slow pace… I am back now from a trip to Europe where I left the family with the kids maternal grandparents and I won’t see them for nine weeks in all.  This was a bad plan, but it was the plan.  I have been home…

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 45 Table of Contents Chapter 47 Chapter 46 Boo-Boo, August 26, 2056 I found myself becoming quite anthropological watching Anna learn to walk and talk over the summer. She is a curious and rambunctious child who is always getting into things we thought out of reach. If it…

Another Week of GW News, July 7, 2013

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 Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years July 7, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, WMO, Steinacher, CO2 Fertilization, Desertec, Rabobank, Cook Fukushima: Note, News, Policies Melting Arctic, Methane, Geopolitics, Antarctica…