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Strange Bedfellows

Kachikwu caused shockwaves in Nigeria when he said that for over one year, he had tolerated the disrespectful and humiliating conducts of the GMD of NNPC, Baru . 1,068 more words


Energy Secretary Rick Perry to Hecklers: Fossil Fuels Save Lives

Energy Secretary Rick Perry has news for those who don’t like the Trump administration’s climate policies: fossil fuels save lives.

On Monday, an address by Perry to oil industry executives was interrupted by hecklers who were protesting the Trump administration’s environmental policies and skepticism of climate change. 208 more words


Yet more snippets for The Orkney International Science Festival

By Nick Morrison

The folk who brought the Oil Ashore.

Dr Kate Johnson ICIT Stromness gave a talk on 40 Years of Flotta.

She described the early days of living in a hotel with 2 small daughters and how the engineers who were also away from home sort of adopted them as mascots. 536 more words



I am a fan of signing petitions. Their implicit collectivism can help invigorate our awareness of shared principles, ideally supporting purposeful actions steeped in egalitarian reckonings of our widely shared best interests. 181 more words

Tin Star - Season 1, Episode 2: "The Kid"

Sky Atlantic’s Tin Star
Season 1, Episode 1: “The Kid”
Directed by Marc Jobst
Written by Rowan Joffe

* For a recap & review of the previous episode, “Fun and (S)Laughter” – … 980 more words


On being uncomfortable

Summer is slowly passing. In Hawaii the humidity is still like a blanket and we all beg for the Trade Winds to return. As a Norwegian my body is incapable of dealing with any sort of humidity and the last few months have been like an exercise in mind over matter. 1,369 more words


B2Bs Pay for Hurricane Harvey Victims

—– 4Sep2017, Monday
—– Those big BusinessToBusiness need to gift the Harvey victims of Houston and Rockport. But residents are stuck begging through the American Red Cross. 163 more words