“You just pick up a chord, go twang, and you’ve got music.” Who said it?
“The man who never looks into a newspaper is better informed than he who reads them; inasmuch as he who knows nothing is nearer to truth than he whose mind is filled […]
“To be truly free, and truly to appreciate its freedom, a society must be literate.”
. . .or, why can’t we be more like the savage socialists across the pond? Marion Nestle recently pointed out that in Europe food must be labeled as containing GMO’s. The system […]
Distributed nuclear “batteries” a solution for expensive nuclear? A brief TVA sludge spill update New definition of seawater to improve ocean modeling UK MET expects warmer 2009, likely record 2010 Food pests […]
I think blogs are dedicated to cruelty, theyâ€™re dedicated to dishonesty, theyâ€™re dedicated to speed. â€” Buzz Bissinger, author of â€œFriday Night Lightsâ€ and other bestsellers, castigating blogs on HBO’s “Costas Now”; […]
Today’s recipe is for “Gulf of Mexico Dead Zone”: Start with historically massive agricultural input of phosphorus and nitrogen into the Mississippi River system. Add occasional yearly floods that can double the […]