Category Archives: technology

honey on tap …

It’s the bee’s knees, the saying goes. In this case the inventor’s have hit the ‘honey pot’, literally. A new invention for bee keepers to be able to just turn the tap on, and watch it pour. https://fbstatic-a.akamaihd.net/rsrc.php/v1/yA/r/ihTyLMRZTQk.swf  Amazing Invention … Continue reading

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good news week … Professors weigh in

First, Professor Freeman Dyson, Einstein’s successor is interviewed. Conversations that matter – Earth is actually growing greener This week’s Conversation that Matters features Princeton University’s preeminent physicist Freeman Dyson who says models do a good job of helping us… Then, … Continue reading

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the Big Guardian …

The Guardian, too busy being a hypocrite, missed it’s own investments. Hehehe: The Guardian backs big oil Barry Woods points us to the transcript of a most amusing Guardian podcast on the subject of that organ’s latest bit of posturing. It … Continue reading

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the biggest ever, set for the Kimberley Gas field near Browse island …

The Browse Basin off Broome is the destination for this lump of floating steel: Take the Empire State Building, lay it on the ground and add another 150 feet. Then put it out to sea. That’s essentially what Shell did … Continue reading

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battling the cold …

Conditions are very cold already in Antarctic waters (-8C) as the Australian resupply ship battles ice and heavy seas as the Aurora Australis begins the return trip to Tasmania. You can follow the voyage at the link above. Several Argo … Continue reading

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wilderness death traps …

Death traps,  forced on the public by pseudo-environmentalists:     It’s tragic how people have been conned by the left pocket-liners.  Matt Ridley has it right: Climate News Matt Ridley: Fossil Fuels Will Save the World (Really) There are problems … Continue reading

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frakking magic … Green dismay

Frakking away, the Green’s dismay. They will still find fault, probably the colour of the oil or something, just because. Bishop Hill: Magic wands and the greens Feb 25, 2015 Energy: gas Greens I think it was Bryony Worthington who once … Continue reading

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the miracle of sight …

These eye doctors perform miracles every day. The Fred Hollows Foundation needs your help. My Environmental Group donates monthly, a cause worth every cent. Dear Tom,My name is Ruth Hollows, and I’m one of Fred’s daughters. My twin sister Rosa … Continue reading

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busted and broken … solar power

In the not too distant future, expect to see solar panel carcases abandoned everywhere. Panels in Australia are dodgy, some broken after less than 12 months in some cases. Then one more big solar carcase to add to the dozens … Continue reading

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wind farms blowing cash, failing …

[…] Germany’s wind farms are failing to deliver much power. The country has more than 25,000 turbines with a rated capacity of nearly 40,000 megawatts. However, over the course of 2014 they delivered just 14.8 percent of their rated capacity … Continue reading

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