It would certainly be interesting to try to use Steve Keen's Minsky system to model the effect of the change in oil production costs.
Will the Greens ever accept that renewables can't do the job of getting the CO2 level down? Nah.
If I try to look at my recent blog post in these terms I would say: The Real line is a key synthetic construct in Mathematics that helps us understand the world. One way to understand it is: as the set of Real numbers with relationships between them, but one needs to tread carefully and not get carried away and assume the uncomputable real numbers really exist. This becomes more obvious if we add in the infinitesimals and get another way of understanding the real line, where it is very easy to start sprouting rubbish if not careful.
It was nice to see that a lady we would all want to remember had a trophy named after her. The one niggle was that her name is given as the married name of her second rather brief marriage. And looking at the record of some of her achievements we see that h...
The Greens have discovered that a lot of anti-AGW activity is fake, being secretly funded by multi-billionaires and corporations with commercial interests in pumping out CO2 and other greenhouse gases. The way this is being written up is meant to give the i...
I'm not that interested in Philosophy, but I just thought I'd write this down to get it out of the way. The following stuff seems obvious to me, but I suspect that many people will not agree with it. Timothy Gowers' latest blog post ( http://gowers.wordpres...
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CERN CLOUD experiment finds secret sauce for cloud formation
Some organic compounds make a huge difference. Cosmic rays? Not so much.
Two-laser boron fusion lights the way to radiation-free energy
Smashing protons into boron nuclei produces greatly increased energies.
IPCC climate change report is out: It’s warmer and we’re responsible
Recent slowdown due to La Niñas, volcanos, and slight lull in solar radiation.
Glenn Greenwald’s Speech to the Socialism Conference [with Transcript] |...
At the annual Socialism Conference in Chicago last night, The Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald delivered a speech where he talked about connecting