Like booze, sex and profanity, plastics have become a sin.
If we are to store carbon in soils, better management of agricultural lands might be one avenue to pursue.
Recent studies have shown strong correlations between breast and prostate cancer, night-time work and blood hormone levels in humans.
Poop is a resource that should be used more efficiently.
The perception of high inequality in society has been associated with instability and strife in human populations
There is tremendous growth in wind and solar installations, with good reason—free market economics.
The decline in δ13C to a more negative value is not compatible with the idea that fossil fuels are the source of rising methane in the atmosphere.
Trump’s First Year Slightly less than a year ago, I used this blog to provide an open letter to Donald Trump regarding the environment (http://blogs.nicholas.duke.edu/citizenscientist/some-thoughts-for-the-new-president/). My points were simple: Use science to base environmental decisions;Continue reading
Emissions of vanadium to the atmosphere parallel the increased use of heavy oil and are now nearly twice the sum of all natural sources combined.