Discovery boosts theory that life on Earth arose from RNA-DNA mix

In a study published in the chemistry journal Angewandte Chemie, they demonstrated that a simple compound called diamidophosphate (DAP), which was plausibly present on Earth before life arose, could have…

Wind and solar are losing ground to gas

What is amusing is that gas-fired power generation, a fossil fuel with no subsidy, is still growing faster than wind and solar. Far from taking over, wind and solar are…

Blowing Hot And Cold

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach My mind runs to curious things. Today it went to this one of Aesop’s Fables: A man and a satyr once poured out libations together…

SCMP: China’s Power to “Marshal” Private Savings into Climate Mega Projects will Leave the West Behind

How will Joe Biden marshal the private savings of US citizens to address the climate crisis? The UN thinks half of the $75 trillion required to save the world from…

Autumn In United Kingdom, Ireland Has Not Warmed Since 1995 …Cooling Tendency

Today we look at fall (Sept – Nov) mean temperatures at stations across United kingdom and Ireland. We use data from Japan Meteorological Agency at the stations for which there…

Fauci on Moving the Goalposts

He deflects multiple times. She presses and he says it’s just a “guesstimate.”