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by jo
Thu Oct 08, 2009 1:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is it time to change how we think of fossil fuels?
Replies: 11
Views: 2496

The Russian science angle

As soon as I see the name Lawrence Solomon, I know I've hit a scam :- http://www.iraq-war.ru/article/205471 Russian OIL is going to drive the World economy FOREVER By: Bulov on: 13.09.2009 [01:04 ] (308 reads) (4995 bytes) [nc] Print Lawrence Solomon: Endless oil Posted: September 12, 2009, 1:50 AM ...
by jo
Thu Oct 08, 2009 1:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is it time to change how we think of fossil fuels?
Replies: 11
Views: 2496

This sounds like an update of the abiotic theory of oil

Just like "Intelligent Design" is a re-formulation of "Creationism", this new theory, "Kutcherov Theory" could just be a re-formulation of the so-called "abiotic" theory of the formation of petroleum oil. Look ! http://sci.tech-archive.net/Archive/sci.energy/2...
by jo
Thu Aug 06, 2009 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wind turbines give you spots. No, seriously...
Replies: 5
Views: 1221

OK boys : a little text, too !

I'll try to offer a bit more text when I'm trying to direct your attention to some something going on ! "A rash has developed all over the nation as it has been revealed that Wind Turbines Give You Spots. No seriously, it seems that they do. And nausea, dizziness, strange feelings, loss of slee...
by jo
Thu Aug 06, 2009 7:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help an elderly mining geologist today !
Replies: 1
Views: 663

Help an elderly mining geologist today !

Professor Ian Plimer of Adelaide University continues his one-man (well, it will be down to one man when he's finished rambling rubbish) campaign against Climate Change science. George Monbiot has challenged him about his new book "Heaven and Earth", and there is a suggestion here to e-mai...
by jo
Fri Jul 31, 2009 11:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Big News : There's less Fossil Fuel than we thought...
Replies: 0
Views: 551

The Big News : There's less Fossil Fuel than we thought...

...but there's still enough to kill us all with Global Warming :-

http://www.joabbess.com/2009/07/31/is-t ... -there-is/
by jo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is it time to do the Political Compass test again?
Replies: 97
Views: 13650

My Political Compass

Economic Left/Right: -6.75
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -6.72

Ha ha ha !
by jo
Sun May 17, 2009 1:26 am
Forum: News
Topic: Transition Town : Waltham Forest : Age of Stupid
Replies: 0
Views: 637

Transition Town : Waltham Forest : Age of Stupid

http://www.transitionwf.org/?p=3 Transition Films is showing The Age of Stupid in Waltham Forest on Friday, 22nd May. Communities around the country will be holding screenings of this important film at the same time to raise awareness about the effects of climate change. Come and join us to watch th...
by jo
Fri Apr 10, 2009 9:18 pm
Forum: TEQs
Topic: TEQs & Peak Oil : Peak Price for Energy ? $200 Barrel ?
Replies: 47
Views: 70542

Keep your eyes on these charts, compadres

It seems that the smiles on Barack Obama's face are to do with rising stockmarket prices. Trouble is, the price is rising in step for nearly everything in metal and energy. That means inflation, not economic growth. Smiles might get wiped off pretty soon... http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=CLK09.NYM htt...
by jo
Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:35 pm
Forum: TEQs
Topic: Reclaim the Sheets : Make Carbon History with us on 27th Mar
Replies: 0
Views: 10915

Reclaim the Sheets : Make Carbon History with us on 27th Mar

Make Carbon History Reclaim the Sheets Friday 27th March 2009 from 6.30am London Waterloo train station Come to Waterloo, hand out some papers, exchange some smiles and Make Carbon History. What better way to kickstart your funky Friday feeling ? And there's a FREE BEER in it for you as well. To joi...
by jo
Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Reclaim the Sheets : Make Carbon History with us on 27th Mar
Replies: 0
Views: 609

Reclaim the Sheets : Make Carbon History with us on 27th Mar

Make Carbon History Reclaim the Sheets Friday 27th March 2009 from 6.30am London Waterloo train station Come to Waterloo, hand out some papers, exchange some smiles and Make Carbon History. What better way to kickstart your funky Friday feeling ? And there's a FREE BEER in it for you as well. To joi...