Crop Suitability Change by 2100

In stark terms, these are model projections of the effect of Global Warming on the Earth's ability to produce crops if nothing is done and we continue to lumber on into our own twilight as a species.  They were plotted using MapX with SJON and GIS reported data by GO-satellites  and other in-orbit systems.

The Eightfold Way

  The Eightfold Way* A Story of Yuval Ne'eman, and Mohammad Abdus Salam Between 1958 and 1960 Yuval Ne'eman was IDF Attaché in Great Britain, where he also studied for a PhD in physics under the supervision of 1979 Nobel Prize in Physics winner Abdus Salam at Imperial College, London.  In 1961, he was demobilized from the IDF …

Lamport’s Co-ordinate System is not based on Einstein’s Relativity, but Isaac Newton’s Euclidean Geometry

I divide this post into three part:  The first part quotes Lamport's article directly and widely as possible.  The second part refutes each quotation from the point of view of Einstein's and Kip Thorn's General Relativity. The third part of this post is to ask the question, what is left? My thesis is that Lamport's …

Time, Clocks, the Ordering of Events in Distributed Systems – The Breakthrough

"The concept of time is fundamental to our way of thinking. It is derived from the more basic concept of the order in which events occur. We say that something happened at 3:15 if it occurred after our clock read 3:15 and before it read 3:16. The concept of the temporal ordering of events pervades …

“Meet The Man Who Quit His Job & Has Cleaned 93 Lakes & Ponds Across 14 Indian States…

Full Article Link to The Indian Times "Turning a blind eye to trash might be natural for many, but for Chennai-based environmentalist Arun Krishnamurthy, watching garbage being dumped in a nearby pond was the impetus to quit his well-paying job at Google and launch an eco-movement that has cleaned and restored at least 93 freshwater …