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Five Scientists on Climate Change

In Le Gardien on November 30, 2015 at 12:46 AM

According to a Time magazine article from November 2, 2015, the world’s second richest man Bill Gates is currently putting “$2 billion” of his foundation’s money into raising awareness of the world’s energy problems—aiming to help achieve a cheaper and as reliable energy system with zero carbon dioxide emissions. Billions of dollars in mind, here are five well-respected scientists, including a geologist, two theoretical physicists and an economist, discussing climate change—a major headline this week with world leaders gathering in Paris. Read the rest of this entry »


Pyres, Irony and Arrogance

In Le Gardien on November 16, 2015 at 10:21 PM

From Atlanta,

Earlier today I stumbled off the beaten path to take this picture of “The Shade” and the Sunset with a flower dedicated in front presumably to the Paris victims from Friday’s massacre. The Rodin statue represents a gift from Paris to commemorate the deaths of several Atlantans from a plane crash years ago in France. I have always found this gift to be impressive. Read the rest of this entry »