Press Release Science: ‘Dissolving Starfish’ – debunked

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen Every author I have ever queried about a quote attributed to them in a University Science Press Release has told me the same thing. “That’s not exactly what I said, and not what I really meant,” they tell me.  I can feel the shy grins on their faces as I…

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Study confirms: #FakeNews travels faster than real news

This may explain why so much alarming (but false) information exists about climate change, chemtrails, Fukushima radiation, UFO’s etc. Mark Twain was amazingly prescient, even before the age of Twitter with this famous quote attributed to him: A lie can travel halfway around the world before the truth can get its boots on From MIT:…

MARCEL CROK, THE SUPER BAD GUY OF THE CLIMATE DEBATE

From the “Dr. Evil” department, it’s not what you think. Crok, who is a professional acquaintance of mine, just had a five page profile in de Volkskrant, which is the Netherlands version of The New York Times. He’s kind of like the European version of Marc Morano, but travels in scientific circles a bit closer than…

An environmental "poop de grace" – Manure could heat your home

From the UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO and the “what’s that smell coming from the furnace?” department. Farm manure could be a viable source of renewable energy to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming. Researchers at the University of Waterloo are developing technology to produce renewable natural gas from manure so it can be…

Tragic Windfarm Death – Unanswered Questions

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t ptolemy2 – According to BBC News, the family of 74yr old security guard Ronnie Alexander are looking for answers as to how he died of exposure while guarding the Afton wind farm during severe weather. Family want answers over death in snow on wind farm 7 March 2018 The…