“Human activity, predominantly the global economic system, is now the prime driver of change in the Earth System (the sum … Continue reading The Great Acceleration Visualized
“In the wake of this week’s Charlie Hebdo tragedy in France and Boko Haram attack in northeastern Nigeria, a lot … Continue reading Some facts about terrorism
Raif Badawi was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes for setting up a website that championed free … Continue reading A look at the writings of Raif Badawi
[…] As the MIT researchers explained in 1972, under the scenario, growing population and demands for material wealth would lead … Continue reading Limits to Growth was right. New research shows we’re nearing collapse.
Moving stones weighing over 800 metric tons, without modern equipment, would seem impossible to me. Now some of you would say … Continue reading Moving the stones of Baalbek
In fact they are native to the United States and Mexico. Read more about the origins of the turkey and … Continue reading Turkeys are not Turkish
Because humans are strange creatures. Also check out the link in my other post about “The Science of Why We … Continue reading The Debunking Handbook; a short guide to debunking myths and misinformation