Monthly Archives: March 2012

More CO2…more biomass, fewer pathogens

Interactive Effects of CO2 and Pathogens on Other Agricultural Plants: Is it possible that the ongoing rise in the air’s CO2 content can help plants reduce the deleterious impacts of various pathogenic fungal diseases that currently beset them?…read it all … Continue reading

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says it all…Government study indeed

Turtle nest find at James Price casts doubt on government study http://www.watoday.com.au Turtle nest find at James Price casts doubt on government study Their studies were also wrong on whales, snubfin dolphins, dugong, bilbies, dinosaur footprints and fossils, not to … Continue reading

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strike from the master crusader…

Video: The greatest traffic stop ever? Mar 30, 2012 6:47 PM by Allahpundit 55 Comments » Crusader.

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Tools…or not to be tools

Why Don’t Conservatives Trust Scientists Like They Used To? Are They Just Anti-Evolutionary, Anti-Global Warming Jag-Offs or Could There Be Other Explanations? Nick Gillespie | March 30, 2012 From Instapundit comes a quick summary of the latest sign that conservatives … Continue reading

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Message to independents…from the voters

Not Just Labor/Greens Queensland election a message to Independents as well Seven independent members of parliament have been voted out of office since Tony Windsor and Rob Oakeshott decided to back a Green-Labor government.   Tony Windsor’s claim that “independents … Continue reading

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Originally posted on catchcarri:
Cuddled up in a sleigh is one heckuva way to travel through the forests of Winter Park, Colorado. Dog Sled rides of Winter Park own over 80 Siberian and Alaskan huskies anxious to pull guests through sparkling…

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Fracking environmentally better than wind turbines…

Fracking: An Existential Threat to Green Dogma The Sierra Club and other environmental pressure groups are redoubling their efforts to “stop fracking in its tracks.” No wonder. The technology is an existential threat to fundamental “green” dogmas.

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The robot that can jump two-story buildings and follow you anywhere, to be deployed in Afghanistan

Originally posted on The Extinction Protocol :
March 30, 2012 – TECH WORLD – Robot designs have been inspired by cheetahs (for speed), dogs (to carry things) and even humans. Boston Dynamics, which gave us all three, has now turned to…

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A speed boost for the whole web? Microsoft and Google working on new technology that will ‘supercharge’ every site

Originally posted on Emerging Truth:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2122138/Battle-speed-world-wide-web-Microsoft-Google-lock-horns-successor-HTTP.html Update to ‘HTTP’ protocol which underlies the web Ageing technology has underpinnned sites for 15 years Google and Microsoft creating new technologies to speed up web ‘We need to make browsing much faster’ –…

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William W Kay: Conservation Refugees

Originally posted on JunkScience.com:
Between 1900 and 1950 about 600 wilderness parks were created worldwide. 400 were added in the 1950s. Today there are 110,000 such parks. 12% of Earth’s land is now conservationist controlled. This is an area…

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