Tag Archives: National Geographic

choking from propaganda …

Are we really “choking the ocean with plastic”? Tracing the creation of an eco-myth By Larry Kummer, from the Fabius Maximus website Summary: Last week Kip Hansen’s “An Ocean of Plastic” thoroughly debunked myths about the “great garbage patch”. But … Continue reading

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Fox buys National Geographic …

Considerable angst out among the ‘usual crowd’ I guess will happen following this announcement! Resuscitation is required for the magazine. Oh, and now the ‘usual crowd’ too? Grant money panic! Murdoch buys the National Geographic Guest essay by Eric Worrall … Continue reading

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the Kimberley, researching of humpback whales …

If you’ve never been to the Kimberley in Western Australia before, this documentary on Sunday on the National Geographic channel, will whet your appetite. Thousands of humpback whales arrive at this time each year to calve, with the area from … Continue reading

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creatures …

A lot of the world’s environment is still unknown: National Geographic Top 10 New Species: Cartwheeling Spider, Psychedelic Sea Slug Since 2008, the State University of New York’s International Institute for Species Exploration has recognized the weirdest and most fascinating … Continue reading

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