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Humans Are A Stupid Species

There are those who believe humans are the crowning glory of evolution, or God’s greatest achievement. They enjoy their delusion that they are part of an accomplished and intelligent species. 211 more words

PG&E plan that would chop down thousands of trees

The following  story was on the front page of  the March 26th edition of the San Jose Mercury News this morning:  

“Pacific Gas & Electric is moving to cut down thousands of oaks, redwoods and elms across the Bay Area that block access to its natural gas pipelines, outraging city leaders who say the utility is disregarding local laws designed to protect trees.” … 34 more words

City Of San Jose

Dartmouth study suggests clearcutting and 'snow farming' as global warming mitigation

Higher albedo of snow-covered ground a factor in climate mitigation calculations

By Bob Berwyn

FRISCO — Snow farming is nothing new for ski area operators, who have long been cultivating the white stuff to help keep their slopes covered. 522 more words

Environment