‘Extinction Rebellion’ protesters block London bridges over climate change call

And to contrast with the French protesting too much climate mitigation policy, we have the [some in the] UK protesting not enough ~ctm From Sky News The demonstrators say human extinction is possible if world governments fail to do significantly more on climate change. 17:32, UK, Saturday 17 November 2018 More than 70 people have…

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Anti-Carbon-Tax Revolt Threatens To Paralyse France

From the GWPF Date: 16/11/18 GWPF & Irish Times France is bracing for a nationwide revolt over the weekend as angry drivers plan to block roads nationwide in protest against the government’s carbon tax and rising fuel prices.   The French government approved a measure in late 2017 increasing a direct tax on diesel as…

The Case for Sustainable Meat

From Quilette Published on April 5, 2018 written by Keir Watson User Mohib Ebrahim notes that this article is an outstanding and thorough article that soundly and roundly dismantles the standard change-farming-to-save-the-planet alarmism, such as that cited in our recent post, here: I. Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics Meat, we are told, is bad for…

#CampFire #WoolseyFire Blaming climate – ignoring incompetence

California wildfires incinerate people, wildlife and habitats. Politicians blame climate change. Foreword: Over 8,000 homes and businesses have been reduced to ashes and rubble by the latest California conflagrations. Well over 60 people have perished, over 50,000 are homeless, hundreds remain missing. “This is the new abnormal,” Governor Jerry Brown insists. “Dryness, warmth, drought, all…

System to rid space station of astronaut exhalations inspires Earth-based CO2 removal

From people who get grants, but may be thermodynamically challenged.~ctm November 13, 2018 by Anthony King, From Horizon Magazine When astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) exhale carbon dioxide (CO2), it’s removed from the air and pumped into space. Could an Earth-based version help remove greenhouse gas emissions from our atmosphere? In order to…