The Great Debt

Now this.  Now murder.  It has come to rebellion.  Not in the righteous indignation or looting by the people in the face of - according to the Mayor of Minneapolis himself who fired the police responsible, "a police murder." It has come to rebellion from the Federal Government to the Constitution of the United States. …

The World of 2100

Crop Suitability of The Earth (1981 to 2100) from MapX™, a combined Google™/UNEP/Biodiversity Lab project.  We have shown this data before on IReallyAppreciateScience.com, but many believe "things have changed" since the COVID-19 Pandemic and the downturn in the global economy.  They have not.  Deepest Brown is a change of -90%.  Deepest Green is a change …

“Climate Change: The Science and Global Impact” – still FREE and still available…”

  "Climate change is arguably the greatest challenge of our time. Human activity has already warmed the planet by one degree Celsius relative to pre-industrial times, and we are feeling the effects through record heat waves, droughts, wildfires and flooding. If we continue to burn fossil fuels at the current rate, the planet will reach …

The 2020 KAVLI PRIZE in Neuroscience

  "LA JOLLA, CA — Scripps Research Professor and neurobiologist Ardem Patapoutian, PhD, has been awarded the 2020 Kavli Prize in Neuroscience, a prestigious distinction presented by The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, The Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research and The Kavli Foundation. "The announcement came early today during the World Science Festival …

Antarctic Ocean Reveals New Signs of Rapid Melt of Ancient Ice, Clues About Future Sea Level Rise – inside climate news

"A study of seafloor ripples suggests that ice shelves can retreat six miles per year, a quantum increase over today’s rates." By Bob Berwyn for insideclimate news, 28MAY20 "Climate researchers racing to calculate how fast and how high the sea level will rise found new clues on the seafloor around Antarctica. A study released today …

“Development of Au or Pt supported TiO2 photocatalytic materials in the morphological, crystal phase, and band bending aspects”| 형태, 결정상, 밴드 굽힘을 고려한 금 또는 백금이 담지된 이산화티탄 광촉매 물질의 개

Why this paper?  As a Senior Research Scientist, I traveled to Japan to work on nancomposites, such as Pt/TiO2 and Au/TiO2.  I and my Japanese, Korean, and Chinese collaborators accomplished alot in a 3 month period.   When I returned, I brought some of the insight from that research back to Battelle-PNNL.  At EMSL, we worked …

Educating Students

"State colleges and universities are girding for a tough financial future after the coronavirus pandemic" Katherine Long Seattle Times staff reporter "This is the first of two stories on education funding as schools consider their next steps amid fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. Coming Monday: K-12 funding will be put to the test. "Washington's public colleges and …

Luisa Neubauer wants to talk about studying and students

And it has relevance to America and every country suffering the pandemic and climate inaction... Luisa Neubauer from Germany is one of the youth climate leaders, along with Greta Thunberg in Sweden and Anuna de Wevers in the Netherlands.  She is also a reporter for STERN, the German weekly. The above commentary was originally published …