Tag Archives: science and technology

putting fire out …

Sound waves have been found to have the ability to put fire out. Recent studies using surgical spirit and low frequency sound waves: Watch fire put out using sound waves. A pair of engineering students from George Mason University in … 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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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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new learning system …

Play School takes over Curtin University, smashes sand castles: Sand Castle smashing time at Curtin University     Tom Harley Play school … Whatever happened to science and mathematics?

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searching for the hidden heat …

Google’s founder, Eric Schmidt, has invested heavily, here, hunting for the lost heat off the coast from Perth in Western Australia. Trenberth’s ‘can’t find the heat it’s in the bottom of the ocean’ comment must be Google’s reason for investing … 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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the modern miracle of petroleum …

Back in the late 1800s, the horse-drawn carriage became a preferred mode of transportation in major cities. By 1890, the average New York citizen took 297 horse car rides per year. The 200,000 horses of New York deposited three to … Continue reading

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“Greenpeace is dishonest” about ‘GM’ … EU Chief Scientist and others

Truth telling in Green organizations is not part of the agenda. Former leaders have now turned, and now report they cannot be trusted. Wow!: Quote of the day: can’t trust Greenpeace edition Stephen Tindale is a research fellow at the Centre … Continue reading

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