Pluto from Hubble

The Great Debate Continues: Is Pluto a Planet?

September 24, 2014 – Back in the early days of Christianity theologians argued about the definition of God. Was God a singular immortal force, a duality or manifested in a trinity. ... Continue Reading →
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Fossil Fuel Divestment Joined by the Founders of Standard Oil

September 23, 2014 – The family foundation built on the wealth gleaned from oil has announced plans to begin divesting its fossil fuel holdings. We are referring to the Rockefeller ... Continue Reading →
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View Comet Siding Spring from Mars

September 23, 2014 – This is just too cool to not share. One of my readers, Michael Sadlon, (thanks Michael) has sent me the link to Solar System Scope. Click on the thumbnail ... Continue Reading →
Global Education XPrize

New XPrize Focuses on Technology for Literacy, Numeracy and Learning

September 22, 2014 – A few weeks ago Peter Diamandis’ XPrize sent me an email asking if I was interested in applying to be an XPrize Vanguard. Being a big believer in the ... Continue Reading →
Climate Change March

Climate Skeptics Point to World Population as the Real Problem

September 22, 2014 – For the past week or so there has been a lively ongoing argument in a LinkedIn Group about the chicken and the egg. Well it’s not about chickens and ... Continue Reading →
Rowbot Corn

Gizmos & Gadgets: Rowbot Robot Tends to Farmers’ Fields

September 21, 2014 – No part of our highly technological economy today is free of being rethought by applying automation in the form of robots. In the past I have written about ... Continue Reading →
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Rising Tides – Mitigation versus Consternation

September 19, 2014 – On two sides of the planet, two countries describe approaches to dealing with a consequence of climate change – rising sea levels. One has unveiled ... Continue Reading →
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Blue Origin to Replace Russia’s RD-180 for U.S. Rocket Flights

September 18, 2014 – Quietly lost in the background of this week’s NASA announcements is the news that Jeff Bezos’ company, Blue Origin, is to provide United Launch ... Continue Reading →
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Disturbing Arctic Facts – Disease Migration and Dark Snow

September 17, 2014 – Recent reports on areas north of 60 degrees latitude point to rapid climate change in this region of the planet. What’s happening? Distemper virus ... Continue Reading →
The New Climate Economy

Every Government Official Should Read This – Choosing Between Economic Growth and Fighting Climate Change is No Longer An Issue

September 16, 2014 – In today’s Financial Times, Pilita Clark has written an article entitled, Growth and fighting global climate change not incompatible. Did you hear that? ... Continue Reading →