Ocean as $24 trillion asset

So the Oceans are Worth $24 Trillion U.S.

April 25, 2015 – It is good to know that we humans have done our audit and determined what the oceans are worth. The chief architect putting a price tag to 70% of the planet is ... Continue Reading →
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Hewlett-Packard Tries Reinventing Computing

April 23, 2015 – Hewlett-Packard, or HP for short is out to reinvent the computer. They call the project The Machine and it is a make or break move for this venerable computer ... Continue Reading →
Science Chase

Getting Young People to Embrace Science is a Key to Planet’s Future Wellness

April 22, 2015 – The world needs more scientists, more people trained to understand the six principles behind scientific thinking. What are we talking about? Correlation – ... Continue Reading →
European cities at risk

Satellites Tell Us That Sea Levels Are Rising Faster Than Previously Thought

April 21, 2015 – I wonder how deeply this headline will get buried but it is one to which most of humanity need pay attention. Since 1993 ocean sea levels have been rising by ... Continue Reading →
Internet-Of-Everything

The Internet of Everything and How It Will Change the World

April 20, 2015 – Peter Diamandis, author of “Bold” and “Abundance” sends out a weekly email in which he describes a technology and its potential impact. ... Continue Reading →
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Gene Editing: A Potent Agricultural Technology

April 20, 2015 – The opposition to genetically modified organisms (GMO) is all about the unnaturalness of incorporating genes from one species and putting them in another. It ... Continue Reading →
Cost of fighting global warming

$89 Trillion Investment Needed to Transition to Low-Carbon Economy

April 19, 2015 – The World Bank, International Monetary Fund and United Nations held a powwow in the last week along with representatives from 42 countries. Collectively they ... Continue Reading →
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Use Coke to Sequester Carbon – It Would Be Funny if it was meant to be a joke

April 18, 2015 – I like my carbonated drinks and coke in its many branded iterations is my preference. But I never thought that my favorite beverage would be included in an energy ... Continue Reading →
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Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

April 17, 2015 – The title of this posting is the same as the title of Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler’s sequel to “Abundance,” a book I reviewed some time ... Continue Reading →
Extraction barge Lake Kivu

Harvesting Lake Kivu – Central African Nations’ Deadly Gamble

April 16, 2015 – What will stop humanity from continuing to pursue energy sources, even those that pose a great risk to the planet? It doesn’t seem too far fetched to say, ... Continue Reading →