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The solution to the global warming problem?

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/07/2007

Now, here is a famous environmental activist who is serious about the global warming problem.

"We need to radically and intelligently reduce human populations to fewer than one billion.... We need to stop...

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Say No to the Hideous Light Bulbs

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and Methodology

Blog05/04/2007

The environmentalists are pushing hideous looking fluorescent light bulbs of the kind shown here as a way to save electricity and thus reduce the need for power plants and resulting carbon emissions. The bulbs will thus allegedly help to save the planet from global warming and, therefore, the...

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The Disaster of Global Cooling

The Environment

Blog04/25/2007

I was just astonished at fruit prices this morning at the local grocer. The clerk explained to me that all the prices of regionally grown fruit are going up up up, and it is likely to get worse. Why is this? We had a freeze in April. In April, in the Deep South! It seems that the entire peach...

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It's About Energy, Not Climate

The EnvironmentPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog04/23/2007

The environmental movement has been doing its utmost to sabotage energy production since the 1960s, long before it was able to latch onto the prospect of global warming. Its opposition to atomic power has nothing to do with global warming, nor does its opposition to the construction of dams to...

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Environmentalists Hit Bottom

The Environment

Blog04/23/2007

Somehow I doubt that Sheryl Crow is going to make much headway with her suggestion that people limit the amount of toilet paper they use, in order to save tress.

Why is it that these environmentalists can never think...

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Hysteria and hysterics

The EnvironmentMedia and Culture

Blog04/19/2007

In conjunction with the DVD release of the BBC's series, "Planet Earth: The Complete Series," AOL is currently offering a short quiz and a video contest.

Hysteria first: The 10-question quiz "Planet...

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The Socialist Tree Calculation

The EnvironmentCalculation and Knowledge

Blog04/19/2007

While the headline of a recent New York Times article employs a subjectivist notion of value, "Maybe Only God Can Make a Tree, but Only People Can Put a...

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Killing two birds with one stone

The EnvironmentMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog04/08/2007

The two birds: My wife's desire for additional landscaping; and, your carbon guilt. It's really simple. You go to The CarbonNeutral Company website and calculate...

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Global Warming: Environmentalism's Threat of Hell on Earth

The EnvironmentCalculation and KnowledgeInterventionism

Blog03/16/2007

It is customary for old-fashioned religion to threaten those whose way of life is not to its satisfaction, with the prospect of hell in the afterlife. Substitute for the afterlife, life on earth in centuries to come, and it is possible to see that environmentalism and the rest of the left are...

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