Oil spill

Chevron’s Oil Spill in Brazil

November 28, 2011

View the story “Chevron oil spill in Brazil: the latest news” on Storify] See why we should we switching to alternative energy? You should follow us here. Related Posts:Oil Spill in Brazil Bigger Than Chevron Admits, NGO SaysGulf oil spill: a tragedy and reminder of the environmental threat posed by fossil fuelBig Oil Ordered to […]

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Book Review: The Fate of Nature, by Charles Wohlforth

August 5, 2010

Using the history of his native Alaska and the characters and landscape the place contains, Charles Wohlforth (The Whale and the Supercomputer) offers a compelling and thought-provoking compilation of essays on the human relation with the planet’s environment and natural elements. Wolhforth urges us to make a drastic revision of the human dominion of the […]

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Solar power: the future, the present and the past

May 25, 2010

I recenty discovered a blog called Paleofuture which specializes in retro-futurism, visions of a perfect, high-tech future that never really was (or did not materialize as expected). Related Posts:Non-profit takes solar-powered mobile technology to developing worldAustralian region kicks off the year with solar power feed-in tariff schemeSolar energy’s latest find: glitter-sized PV cellsFood scraps become […]

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Gulf oil spill: a tragedy and reminder of the environmental threat posed by fossil fuel

May 3, 2010

“terribly upset about the oil spill today i wish i was a scientist. wondering if can all push something alternative through, soon please.” Comedienne Sandra Bernhardt on her Twitter (April 30, 2010) And who isn’t terribly upset about this? Watching nature and wildlife being devastated by oil is not something that anyone wants to see. […]

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