Regulation gone wild – Christmas lights are the next target of nanny state thinking

US GOVERNMENT SAY BAH HUMBUG! to Christmas lights The Comment period ends December 30th on the new regulations that will outlaw affordable Christmas lights including indoor and outdoor lighted decorations of any type. See link below. From the Washington Times via Gail Combs: Christmas lights have become so affordable that even the humblest of homes…

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"Tiny bubbles" to lower global temperatures #AGU14

Case Smit reminds me of this story from AGU that seemed so ridiculous at the time, that I laughed and forgot about it. Getting ships to generate smaller bubbles as they sail across the oceans could counteract the impact of climate change, a study suggests. Scientists from University of Leeds, UK, say this would create…