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October 10, 2016

It’s clear that Vernadsky, the great Russian-Ukrainian biogeochemist, would nod in approval of such an acknowledgement of the power of mankind as a geological force, having written a work in 1938 by that same name,... read more

It’s clear that Vernadsky, the great Russian-Ukrainian biogeochemist, would nod in approval of such an acknowledgement of the power of mankind as a geological force, having written a work in......read more

February 29, 2016
February 29, 2016

The recent publication of studies highlighting the role of mankind as a powerful geological force, referred to as the “Anthropocene,” serve as a good opportunity to clarify how this concept overlaps and differs from... read more

The recent publication of studies highlighting the role of mankind as a powerful geological force, referred to as the “Anthropocene,” serve as a good opportunity to clarify how this concept......read more

December 10, 2015

The ongoing COP21 Paris Summit reflects a complete misunderstanding of the role of the human species on this planet. Fools at COP21 will panic as they come up with carbon footprint-counting measures somehow imagining... read more

The ongoing COP21 Paris Summit reflects a complete misunderstanding of the role of the human species on this planet. Fools at COP21 will panic as they come up with carbon......read more

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

Our Galaxy presents mankind with a new scientific frontier, expressed in different ways. In astronomical terms, it is not clear how the galaxy exists and operates as a single, unified system. In terms of the Earth's... read more

Our Galaxy presents mankind with a new scientific frontier, expressed in different ways. In astronomical terms, it is not clear how the galaxy exists and operates as a single, unified......read more

September 5, 2015

I recently reviewed a white paper by former director of meteorology for the Weather Channel, Joseph D’Aleo, on the potential effects global cooling could have on agriculture, in light of a recent flurry of discussion... read more

I recently reviewed a white paper by former director of meteorology for the Weather Channel, Joseph D’Aleo, on the potential effects global cooling could have on agriculture, in light of......read more

September 5, 2015

There is no such thing as an infinitely sustainable steady state for an economic process. To exist an economy must continually generate and implement scientific and technological progress. Without this progress an... read more

There is no such thing as an infinitely sustainable steady state for an economic process. To exist an economy must continually generate and implement scientific and technological progress. Without this......read more

August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015

A new post on the basement blog, "Bertrand Russell, in 1895, Pre-Ordains that the Quantum and Relativity Will Never Be Discovered," takes aim at Russell's vicious stupidity and evil in attacking Riemann's... read more

A new post on the basement blog, "Bertrand Russell, in 1895, Pre-Ordains that the Quantum and Relativity Will Never Be Discovered," takes aim at Russell's vicious stupidity and evil in......read more

August 20, 2015
August 20, 2015

There is no such thing as an infinitely sustainable steady state for an economic process. To exist an economy must continually generate and implement scientific and technological progress. Without this progress an... read more

There is no such thing as an infinitely sustainable steady state for an economic process. To exist an economy must continually generate and implement scientific and technological progress. Without this......read more