Another Delay in Children’s Climate Lawsuit, Days After U.S. Supreme Court Allowed It to Proceed

"The Trump administration has been trying to get the case thrown out, and the high court's order didn’t ensure a clear road ahead. Now, the trial is on hold again.   "Two weeks after it put the case on hold, the U.S. Supreme Court allowed a lawsuit brought by 21 children and young adults against …

Children’s Climate Change Lawsuit Moves Forward! All Eyes On Eugene, Oregon!

The Washington Post Article, 02NOV18 THE UNPRECEDENTED RULING OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE AND THE SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES    [bold-faced type have been added by the present Editor for emphasis of major points] (ORDER LIST:  586 U.S.) FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2018 ORDER IN PENDING CASE 18A410 IN RE UNITED STATES, ET AL.   …

Why Do Research On Primates? Does It Give Better, Quicker Drug Discovery?

Number of Primates Used in U.S. Research Jumps "Public opposition to animal research has been rising—with a recent Pew Research Center poll finding that a record 52% of Americans oppose such studies. And importing monkeys to the United States has become increasingly difficult as almost all commercial air carriers now refuse to fly the animals. "According to …

Magnetized Target Fusion

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visiting General Fusion's production facilities to talk with founder, Dr. Michel Laberge Carbon-free, Radiation-free Fusion Power is about to get real in BC, and all of Canada!  The idea flowed out of research undertaken in the 1970's at the US Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.C. according to published sources.  But …

SNOW! The old models like “El Niño” do not account for Climate Change

  Driving up from PDX yesterday and believing in anything that NOAA says about the end of October and November would have caused you:  (1) a tremendous loss of faith in where and what your tax dollars do at NOAA, and (2) an equal tremendous loss of faith in humanity's ability to forecast the weather …

Entropy and New Epochs

Teaching P.W. Atkins' Physical Chemistry for 4 years to pre-meds, and introducing engineers to their first college chemistry at the University of Central Florida, you would think I know something about the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics and Entropy.  But I always re-analyze my appreciation for the uniqueness of entropy. You know what entropy is?  It's …

Children Sue People of The United States for Their Future Free of Global Warming

A group of children is suing the U.S. government—claiming their rights to life, liberty, and property are under threat from climate change thanks to government policies that have encouraged the use and extraction of fossil fuels. Host Meagan Cantwell interviews news writer Julia Rosen on the ins and outs of the suit and what it could …