NBL Radio Live 4 May 2021

Please catch Nature Bats Last on the radio with Guy McPherson and Kevin Hester at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on 4 May 2021. We will be joined live by Dr. Jamey Hecht, who last joined the show on 31 May 2016. The previous episode with Dr. Hecht was particularly influential for me. A video version …

Weekly Hubris Essay, May 2021

My May, 2021 column for Weekly Hubris was published today. My essay is derived from a video we produced, “Maybe I’m Wrong.”     Latest Peer-Reviewed Journal Article: McPherson, Guy. 2021. Rapid Loss of Habitat for Homo sapiens. Academia Letters Number 498, 1 April 2021.   Book Published Recently: McPherson, Guy R. 2020. Academic Pursuits. …

Happy Anniversary

In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities; in the expert’s mind there are few ~ Shunryu Suzuki   Saturday, 1 May 2021 marks twelve years since I voluntarily left paid employment at a major university. Employed there for 20 years, my paychecks began and ended on the day the rest of the world–sans the …

Video, Supporting Articles: Arctic Ocean Warming, Losing Ice

The video embedded above contains what is probably the most important information I have posted in this space so far. Please refer to the information embedded below. Press release, 23 April 2021: Scripps Institution of Oceanography researchers discover ‘heat bombs’ destroy Arctic ice CBS 8 News, San Diego, 23 April 2021: Scripps Institution of Oceanography …

Science Update: Human Population Growth

  The Philadelphia Inquirer: It’s time to talk about Earth’s unsustainable population growth Nature Bats Last: The McPherson Paradox, Very Briefly Paul Ehrlich and Anne Ehrlich (uncredited): The Population Bomb     Latest Peer-Reviewed Journal Article: McPherson, Guy. 2021. Rapid Loss of Habitat for Homo sapiens. Academia Letters Number 498, 1 April 2021.   Book …

Extinction Monologues: People Are Stupid

    Latest Peer-Reviewed Journal Article: McPherson, Guy. 2021. Rapid Loss of Habitat for Homo sapiens. Academia Letters Number 498, 1 April 2021.   Book Published Recently: McPherson, Guy R. 2020. Academic Pursuits. Woodthrush Productions, New York. Paper edition Electronic edition   Mugs, tote bags, iPhone cases, tee shirts, and other pragmatic goods affiliated with …