Food Prices and Ethanol Mandates

By Andy May This post is a follow up to my previous post on biofuels, here we discuss the impact of biofuels on food prices in more detail. Ethanol has…

Why the recently discovered Hiawatha Crater in Greenland is not the Younger Dryas impact.

Guest “geology lesson” by David Middleton Fire from the SkyResearchers find evidence of a cosmic impact that caused destruction of one of the world’s earliest human settlementsBy Sonia FernandezFriday, March…

US States Ditching Reusable Plastic Bag Incentives, to Reduce Covid-19 Contamination Risk

Guest essay by Eric Worrall At least one green initiative is facing the chop, as states and retailers worried about Covid-19 re-embrace the hygiene of single use plastic shopping bags.…

Increased indoor humidity may decrease #Coronavirus #COVID-19 transmission

Note: The suggestions in this guest essay may or may not be useful in your personal situation. It is provided here for review and discussion. There is some supporting evidence…

Interest in #EarthHour2020 being beaten by #Caturday and WUWT.

Tonight is EarthHour2020. Does anybody give a frick about it? Apparently not when it’s being beaten by silly pictures of cats on Twitter Tonight at 8:30PM your local time, you’ll…

The next frontier in coronavirus testing: Identifying the full scope of the pandemic, not just individual infections

From StatNews By Andrew Joseph @DrewQJoseph March 27, 2020 Scientists are starting to roll out new blood tests for the coronavirus, a key development that, unlike the current diagnostic tests,…

Astronaut urine to build moon bases

FECYT – Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology The modules that the major space agencies plan to erect on the Moon could incorporate an element contributed by the human colonizers…