Tumour Update

On May 16th 2017, I had my 25th and final radiation treatment. I am not certain if it was the radiation, the anti-anxiety medication which causes drowsiness, or the lack of sleep caused by the anxiety that the anti-anxiety medication…
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Vice News on Charlottesville

Vice News, in a break from procedure, made footage of white supremacist/climate deniers marching in Charlottesville available to non-HBO subscribers. Money quote: “You ain’t seen nuthin yet.” Filed under: Crock of the Week…
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STS as science or politics?

I came across a paper by Harry Collins, Robert Evans, and Martin Weinel called STS as science or politics? For those who don’t know, STS stands for Science and Technology Studies and I have written about it before. I haven’t…
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Dress Rehearsal for a Drowned Miami

Mother Nature staged a brief but dramatic promotional event in Miami for my upcoming book, The Water Will Come. https://t.co/NNzadeBOSO — Jeff Goodell (@jeffgoodell) August 3, 2017 While I was in Miami producing a video with Rolling Stone’s Jeff Goodell,…
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Batteries Super Charge Wind Industry

Climate Central: Tesla and wind farm developer Deepwater Wind are planning to team up to create the largest project in the world that combines an offshore wind farm with large-scale electricity storage, the companies announced Tuesday. The project, called the…
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Trump’s Equal Opportunity Ignorance

Scientific American: Person of interest is an overweight man of approximately 70 years of age with orange hair who was reported to be repeatedly riding up and down the escalators in a gaudy midtown Manhattan skyscraper. When approached by local…
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Ich Bin Schwarz

On June 26, 1963, President Kennedy spoke in West Berlin to an audience of nearly half a million, and showed his support for their hopes to preserve freedom in spite of being surrounded by the communist empire, by declaring “Ich…
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Science; it’s complicated

I mentioned, a while ago, that I’d been at a meeting and had an idea for a post. Well, this is my attempt to articulate what I thought at that meeting. A good deal of my own research involves trying…
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Seems Like a Good time for This

1947 anti-fascist video made by US military to teach citizens how to avoid falling for people like Trump is relevant again. pic.twitter.com/vkTDD1Tplh — Michael (@OmanReagan) August 13, 2017 Full video below:   Filed under: Crock of the Week…
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A brief roundup: the BBC and OMICS

I guess the big news yesterday was the BBC Radio 4 Today show interviews with Al Gore and Nigel Lawson. If you want to listen, the broadcast is here. Al Gore is on at about 1h10m and Nigel Lawson is…
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