A little creative thinking could reduce hunger in Africa and meat shortages in America
The letter by the 600 medical doctors offers a valuable reminder that other expert knowledge and experience exists and must be expressed and heard
People accustomed to seeing forecasts of things that are somewhat remote, somewhat abstract in time, place, and consequences are suddenly being exposed to how the sausage is made in predictive forecasting, and many are not liking what they’ve seen.
From Canada's Friends of Science: Hansen’s argument is that the tax has to be high enough that people will buy into the carbon dividend (rebate to lower income households).
Remember when the pivotal health objective was to "flatten the curve" — before the back to life and business goal post marker got moved to “beating the virus?
A tourniquet can stop bleeding and save a life. If you don't loosen the tourniquet from time to time, you cut off the blood for too long and lose the limb. If you don't loosen the lockdown you lose America.
The website Etsy.com, for example, is seeing a huge spike in online sellers of home-baked goods from country farms and family kitchens.
The misery of Covid 19 was real and immediate, and loaded with great uncertainty, while the meaningful threat of global warming remains isolated to computer simulations.
Economic lockdowns may have helped initially to slow the coronavirus, but longer-term are ineffective and counterproductive.
“Oyster farming has many ecological benefits and is widely recognized as one of the most ecologically sustainable forms of food production.” Yum.
The one thing Congress absolutely shouldn’t do, is shield states from the consequences of their own bad budgetary decisions over past decades.
The famed actor and his son James see virus lockdowns as a chance to score points.
How do we weight freedom vs safety?
California avoids addressing causes of its high energy costs.
As the pandemic emergency continues, even as the curve of cases has flattened, the true inner-tyrannical selves of politicians who govern us is showing up more.