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Dealing with California’s Drought Requires Existing Solutions, Common Sense, and a Cessation of Political In-fighting

A reporter asks:

I´m traveling to California´s Central Valley soon for a story on the drought there. I would very much like to hear from anyone who´s seriously affected by the drought, perhaps especially  473 more words

Renewables - Science

Wanted: “New and Unique Ideas” to Address World Energy Policy

According to the Writer’s Almanac:  It was on this day in 1837 that Ralph Waldo Emerson delivered a speech titled “The American Scholar” to the Phi Beta Kappa Society at Harvard University.  374 more words

Renewables - Politics

Last Hours: A science-based climate scenario

Related Website: Lasthours.org

About This Video: “Last Hours” is the first in a series of short films that explore the perils of climate change and the solutions to avert climate disaster. 385 more words

Climate Change

Process to Recapture Ethanol Vapors Is a Friend To the Ozone Layer

Do you know what happens in the process of the fermentation of yeast and grape juice to making the 26.2 million tons of wine made each year on planet Earth?  195 more words


Big Tobacco & Big Fossil Fuel: Myths are Business as Usual

Excerpt adapted from Climate Myths: The Campaign Against Climate Science (Northbrae Books, 2013)

Grist reported last June
 that activists protesting the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline throughout the midwest have been subjected to a vicious and calculating disinformation campaign by the pipeline sponsor, TransCanada. 1,267 more words