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Reglaciation

This last 4th of July it was 90 degrees in Anchorage, Alaska.  That’s actually hotter than it was in Hawaii.  All eyes should now be wide open to the fact that we have a massive global warming problem on our hands. Without large cooling thermal masses like glaciers it seems that Arctic areas will continue…

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Drowned Dogger: American Future

If you have an interest in ancient history, or our own short term future, check out the following article on The Guardian, Reconstruction’ begins of stone age lands lost to North Sea by Nazia Parveen. In it, Parveen looks at how today’s scientists are exploring and reconstructing the lost country of Doggerland. Doggerland is the…

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End Of The World?

Vice says that a new study suggests that the end of the world is coming, and quick — by no later than 2050 — unless we get serious about stopping global warming. In New Report Suggests ‘High Likelihood of Human Civilization Coming to an End’ Starting in 2050, Nafeez Ahmed notes that a report published…

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Rebel Rampage & “Scorched Earth”

Rebel Rampage is a protest music group of which we here at LR are very fond. They do important, thoughtful, and powerful art attacking Trump and the whole world of late capitalist corruption he represents. The group has just released a new music video, Scorched Earth (see below), a powerful indictment of corporate America’s failure…

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Notes From A Drying, And Dying, Land

Readers may know that LR Net’s home office, such as it is, is in the great state of New Mexico. You may also know that New Mexico is an arid place. Technically, we live in a high mountain desert, which can be both cold and dry. These features give the state a strange but genuine…

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Troglodytes – Part II

A short while ago, we wrote about an interesting proposal to turn the U.K.’s coal mines into underground farms (see “Progressive Troglodytes“). We thought it was an interesting idea– for, that is, a country like the United Kingdom which has limited land area and needs to import more of its food than it is entirely…

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The End Of Us All

Just in case you missed it, the naturalist and intellectual David Attenborough just warned the world that unless something is done to deal with climate change, civilization will collapse. The Guardian reports that Attenborough told the UN Climate Change summit that, “The world’s people have spoken. Time is running out. They want you, the decision-makers,…

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Putin’s Pup Roasts World

Desert 1

So, here’s just a quick thought about the geopolitical consequences of global warming, plus maybe a modest proposal. We know that Trump and Trump’s people deny global warming, even while it is obviously happening. We got fires and floods to prove it. Yet, they keep right on pretending that it isn’t happening, or, if it…

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