The New Yorker’s “The Siege of Miami” reveals a serious problem

Summary: Today's post examines a recent example of climate fear-mongering. Not only is this misleading (at best), but it shows how this propaganda makes it more difficult for us to clearly see the world and respond to its many dangers. Today's fear-mongering: "The Siege of Miami" By Elizabeth Kolbert in The New Yorker "As temperatures … Continue reading The New Yorker’s “The Siege of Miami” reveals a serious problem

Good news about the 21st century, a counterbalance to the doomsters

As a breath of fresh air after the previous post, I recommend reading this article.  I strongly recommend reading this article.  A brief excerpt gives the flavor of the contents. "In the Air - Who says big ideas are rare?", Malcolm Gladwell, The New Yorker  (12 May 2008) Nathan Myhrvold met Jack Horner on the … Continue reading Good news about the 21st century, a counterbalance to the doomsters