Category Archives: environment

Foreclosures, Hate Crimes and Corporate Makeovers

A quick update on some of the more interesting stories in the NYTimes today. A few days ago I had mentioned some recent developments in the ongoing foreclosure wars. Today the Times has a leading story on this issue. Written … Continue reading

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The Fruits of Our Labors

Yellow, Black, and Blues § SEEDMAGAZINE.COM. In this beautifully written article Joe Kloc examines the history of the honey bee and possible reasons behind the so-called Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) which has affected a large percentage of the worlds honey … Continue reading

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Legalize this !

A Quiet Shift in Mexico’s Drug War | The New York Review of Books. Another day, another wonderful blog discovery. This one though on an ugly political reality – the criminalization of marijuana and the resulting carnage in Latin America … Continue reading

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And so it begins … climate change that is

Even now there are doubters and cynics who feel quantum computing will never happen or that climate change is a hoax. For the rest of us, the following article reports just one more stark milestone on the path towards global … Continue reading

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The blind economist

The title of this post is a take on Bjorn Lamborg’s book. If you haven’t read it, don’t fret. Neither have I. I did however take a peek at the talk he delivered at TED 2007. Now it is on … Continue reading

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