"What do trains run off of, fuel-wise? " Good question - one that was asked as I was sitting in the dining car on Amtrak's Crescent-line, from Washington DC to Louisiana today. The subject of fuel sources had come up among myself and my two tablemates -- designated by Amtrak to sit with me for … Continue reading Train-ing Ourselves
....which means having my body being blasted off the earth, against gravity, and flown through the air has generated 20 tons of C02.
An interesting, and very extensive (whew), thread about climate change occurred in a quite large, science-related Facebook group of which I am a part, and I promised the group that I’d sum up the results. What made the thread interesting? A grandmother wondered about how she can protect her kids and grandkids from climate change-caused … Continue reading 196 Science-Lovers and their Climate Change Solutions
oh, and the Muppets...
I realize I am writing this a little late – how can Christmas be in four days?? ..... I wanted to quickly dash off some Christmas climate steps, such as things that one can give others for Xmas and give yourself, that will help prevent our world from warming. In other words, help keep that snow around for Xmas.