Anthropogenic Influence on Climate Will Change Natural Chill Cycles Here on Earth

February 12, 2016 – Human civilization has arisen in an interglacial warming period. It was a mere 12,000 years ago that our planet cycled from an Ice Age to milder conditions. ... Continue Reading →

The Burden of Climate Change is not Falling on the Emitters

February 11, 2016 – The problem with greenhouse gases is they don’t recognize political boundaries. Carbon dioxide emitted in China and the United States impacts the entire ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Long-Range Wireless Charging Solved by Polish-Ukrainian Startup

February 11, 2016 – In the world of smart devices these days reliance on a plug in charging system is like walking around with an anchor dragging behind you. I have written about ... Continue Reading →

Einstein Was Right – Watch for Gravity Waves Announcement on Thursday

February 10, 2016 – That Albert Einstein was a pretty smart guy. A century ago in a thought experiment leading to general relativity he theorized gravitational waves. And now ... Continue Reading →

Obstructive U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Global Warming Initiative

February 10, 2016 – The conservative wing of the American Supreme Court is not interested in combating climate change. Instead 5 justices have buried their heads in the sand in ... Continue Reading →

NASA Building New Electric Propulsion Technology for Aircraft

February 10, 2016 – Entitled Leading Edge Asynchronous Propeller Technology (LEAPTech), this experimental hybrid-electric propulsion system will soon move from a test bed on the ... Continue Reading →
airline emissions

COP21 Aircraft Greenhouse Gas Omission Addressed by 23 Countries

February 9, 2016 – At the Paris climate talks greenhouse gas emissions from ships and airplanes were discussed but there was no final agreement on a cap. Now 23 countries including ... Continue Reading →
IoT Fridge

Eight 21st Century Emerging Technologies with Unexpected Convergent Consequences

February 8, 2016 – Peter Diamandis talks about what happens when eight different exponential technologies come onto the scene at the same time. In a series of blogs that I will ... Continue Reading →
New Horizons at Pluto

Photonic Technology to Revolutionize Space Telecommunications

February 7, 2016 – In 2020 if all goes according to plan NASA will introduce the first integrated-photonic modem, a device the size of a cell phone that incorporates lasers and ... Continue Reading →
CO2 Solutions Demo Unit

Carbon Capture and Storage Technology Still Hanging Around

February 6, 2016 – Carbon capture and storage or CCS is seen by some to be the technological fix that will help us continue to use fossil fuels to generate energy for the foreseeable ... Continue Reading →