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26. April 2015

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Scientists and “Pipe Dreams”

by Alton C. Thompson “ . . . 17 of the world’s leading climate scientists have worked out a simple but challenging solution: the world, they say, must turn by mid-century [i.e., by 2050 CE] into a zero-carbon society.”  So states Alex Kirby in this article.  The problem to which they were referring?:  “what we […]

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23. April 2015

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Edge of Extinction: Take the Radical Approach

______ Apparently I failed to mention I’m traveling, and therefore forgot to ask you to behave. Feel free to continue your ignorant disparagement of well-informed people when I’m back home in a couple weeks. ______ To support my forthcoming tour in the Pacific Northwest of the United States and also in the southwestern Canada click […]

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21. April 2015

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Presentation in Konstanz

Embedding is disabled for the presentation I delivered in Konstanz, Germany on 20 April 2015. It’s linked here. ______ Apparently I failed to mention I’m traveling, and therefore forgot to ask you to behave. Feel free to continue your ignorant disparagement of well-informed people when I’m back home in a couple weeks. ______ If you’re […]

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19. April 2015

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Edge of Extinction: Losing Habitat

______ Apparently I failed to mention I’m traveling, and therefore forgot to ask you to behave. Feel free to continue your disparagement of informed people when I’m back home in a couple weeks. ______ If you’re interested in funding an assistant to travel with me in Europe, a crowd-funding campaign is under way. Check it […]

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18. April 2015

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Loving, Living, And Preparing With A Reluctant Partner

by Carolyn Baker Loving, Living, And Preparing With A Reluctant Partner If you don’t know the kind of person I am and I don’t know the kind of person you are a pattern that others made may prevail in the world and following the wrong god home we may miss our star. ~Excerpt from the […]

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15. April 2015

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Edge of Extinction: Ticket for the Titantic

______ If you’re interested in funding an assistant to travel with me in Europe, a crowd-funding campaign is under way. Check it out here. ______ I was one of four panelists in this panel at the Earth at Risk conference in November 2014. Click the link to see a trailer and also to view the […]

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13. April 2015

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What the World Needs Now …

by Alton C. Thompson “. . . is love,” continues the 1965 song originally sung by Jackie DeShannon (and numerous others since 1965), the music having been composed by Burt Bacharach, with lyrics being written by Hal David.  The song raises an important question, however: What is love? At least two types of love can be […]

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