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Whoops: How I Accidentally Became a Shill for the Plastics Industry

I usually write about art, only occasionally taking a swing at topics in science and skepticism. But a recent essay attempted to address the way that people perceive global warming and the actions that they take in trying to remediate … Continue reading

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Oilgae: Poised to Replace Fossil Fuels?

As I write this, the price of crude oil is a little over $92 a barrel.  In my neck of the woods,rural PA, gas is about $3.75 a gallon.  The last time I filled up the fuel oil tank at … Continue reading

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