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How Smart Watering and Irrigation is Increasing the Land's Produce ?

The industry of farming is no doubt one of the most crucial aspects of any society. Developed and developing countries both count on their land’s produce for sustainable living. 539 more words

the green grass effect

It’s thanksgiving which has me thinking about necks, fences, and grass. Naturally. I mean, isn’t that what everyone thinks about at the annual thankful holiday… 695 more words

US have the money to fight climate change but they're spending it on defence.

Stopping one fighter plane program would save enough to build wind farms to power 320,000 homes. Journalist Kenneth Pennington from the Guardian believes the US could easily tackle climate change if they spent less on traditional defence. 172 more words

It's hot and getting hotter

“Obama’s talking about all of this with the global warming and … a lot of it’s a hoax. It’s a hoax. I mean, it’s a money-making industry, okay? 405 more words


Weather, or climate change?

I start teaching again tomorrow, so it’s going to be a busy few months and posting will probably be light. I also don’t really have much to say at the moment, but that will probably change :-). 248 more words

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The Mechanics of Climate Change: Some Comments on a Sidebar Article in Amstat News

(The article and comments can be found at http://magazine.amstat.org/blog/2010/03/01/climatemar10/. The book Storms of my Grandchildren, by James Hansen, published in 2009, by Bloomsbury USA, is a good overview of the causes of climate change. 6,227 more words


The Story of Global Cooling

I’ve been hearing climate deniers talking about a global cooling scare in the nineteen seventies for a while now, and I finally got curious about where this narrative had come from–I didn’t think it had been made up whole cloth, but I hadn’t heard word one about it from any credible source, either. 1,217 more words

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