Category Archives: environment

The electric car. Is it good or bad Karma?


The electric car. Is it good or bad Karma? Boy are we advancing in leaps and bounds: Here is the Roberts electric car, built 1896. It gets 40 miles to the charge. 116 years later, how far have we come in battery development? Most electricity is produced by burning coal. Much peak electricity is produced […]

A Climate skeptic’s epiphany response.


A Climate skeptic’s epiphany response. Eugene Robinson of the Washington Post started his op-ed with the sentence: “For the clueless or cynical diehards who deny global warming it is getting awfully cold out there”. Yes, indeed. It is getting cold alright. Robinson quoted Richard Muller, a true scientist, as having said “Global warming is real”. […]

Ban inhalers to save the environment? FDA and EPA gone mad.


Sep 22 2011 FDA: Over-the-counter asthma inhalers containing chloroflouorocarbons (CFCs) will no longer be made or sold after Dec. 31, 2011 Users of Primatene Mist will need a prescription product to treat their asthma. Asthma accounts for one-quarter of all emergency room visits in the U.S. each year, with 2 million emergency room visits. Each […]

The truth about rats and lemmings.


The truth about rats and lemmings. Everybody have heard about lemming years, when a large number of lemmings follow each other over a cliff, falls down into the sea below and drown. Political analogies abound, and so this has become common knowledge: That’s what lemmings do. But why? By the way, this is a lemming […]

Thank you, Obama. The sea levels are decreasing.


In a campaign speech Jun 2 2008, in all humility candidate Obama said this: The journey will be difficult. The road will be long. I face this challenge with profound humility, and knowledge of my own limitations. But I also face it with limitless faith in the capacity of the American people. Because if we […]

Evergreen Solar is filing for bankruptcy. A Limerick.


One of President Obama’s pet green companies is filing for bankruptcy. After millions in subsidies 800 people are laid off. The equipment is being transferred to China. Evergreen Solar is going bankrupt With millions in subsidies – all is corrupt. Many green jobs are lost – gone to China – at cost. Get rid of […]

Sarah Palin annouces her candidacy at Bob & Marks show. A dream.


This is my dream of how Sarah should announce her run for President. She will, as promised announce it on Bob & Mark’s radio show (KWHL, Anchorage, Alaska, 106.5) at 5 in the morning before going off to jury duty. There she will announce that her formal announcement will be from the North Slope. The […]

Record late ice breakup at Barrow, Alaska expected. A Limerick


Late ice breakup forecast for Barrow, Alaska. Maybe even a record late breakup. The icepack at Barrow is still holding firm The warming enthusiasts are starting to squirm. What happened to warming? This is most alarming. No cap and trade bill in Obama’s one term.

The deadly tornadoes in the South, an early sign of global cooling.


The deadly tornadoes in the South, an early sign of global cooling. The first reaction to the headline might be: You got that wrong, every weather related calamity is the result of global warming caused by manmade actions. To get an answer let us look at an 1100 year history of the North Atlantic. During […]

The Malthusian option: Food or Ethanol? A Limerick with explanation.


When EPA regulates, they are but slobs; No thought what effect it will have on our jobs. (1) You want food? You want fuel? (2) The choice is too cruel. (3) A Malthusian choice, that’s why Mother Earth sobs. (4) (1) (2)TUCSON, Ariz., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — U.S. and European policy to increase production […]