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What Are Smart Rocks?

May 30, 2016 – The term “smart rocks” is one defined by researchers seeking the perfect storage medium for sequestering carbon dioxide (CO2). At Heriot-Watt University ... Continue Reading →
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A Nuclear Power Station on the Moon is in Russia’s Space Plans

May 27, 2016 – Russia wants to establish a permanent lunar base by the mid-2030s. A partnership between Roskosmos and the European Space Agency (ESA) includes mission plans to ... Continue Reading →
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Gizmos & Gadgets: Low Tech Irrigation Pump Developed by Delft University Engineers

May 27, 2016 -Water wheels have been around for more than 2,500 years. The Greeks are credited with the invention although the water wheel shows up in ancient China as well. Another ... Continue Reading →
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Politics Not Immune to Impacts of 21st Century Disruptive Change – The Rise of Extremism and Strongmen

May 26, 2016 – If Donald Trump is elected President of the United States this fall it represents a disturbingly consistent trend. Disruptive change has become the norm of the ... Continue Reading →
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Social Policy, Climate Change and the Low Carbon Economy

May 25, 2016 – When Ontario announced its climate change policy last week the pundits and commentators couldn’t help themselves in their descriptions. Some stated categorically ... Continue Reading →
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Guess Which Republican Presidential Candidate Believes in Climate Change?

May 24, 2016 – The man who has called global warming a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese government has applied to the Irish government for permission to shore up the coastline ... Continue Reading →
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Are Smart Robotics and AI Advances Paving the Way to a Dehumanized Society?

May 24, 2016 – Today’s first-time guest blogger is Douglas Siclari. Siclari is CEO of the Siclari Studio of Art and Design. With over 15 years in the 3D arts and multimedia ... Continue Reading →
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10th Annual Greenhouse Gas Index Shows How Human CO2 Emissions Have Impacted the Last 25 Years

May 23, 2016 – Climatologists that study paleo climates think in terms of tens of thousands of years. But now in the 21st century it has become easy to track climate changes in ... Continue Reading →
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Lockheed Martin Proposes Human Mission to Mars by 2028

May 22, 2016 – It seems like Mars is in the news almost every day. Today Mars is in opposition to Earth. Opposition is a state of optimal position from our perspective here on ... Continue Reading →
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Canada’s National Energy Board Gives New Pipeline Conditional Approval

May 21, 2016 – Approving a pipeline in Canada is no easy task. Particularly if the pipeline right-of-way crosses environmentally sensitive areas, or requires routing through ... Continue Reading →