Category Archives: Communications

Use of a University Blog for Science Communication and Government Evaluations

Use of a University Blog for Science Communication and Government Evaluations I am aware that I as a University employee, one cannot advertise for a product, or support a political party or candidate during work hours, or using University resources.  … Continue reading

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Setting of the Doomsday Clock at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists for 2019

Setting of the Doomsday Clock at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists for 2019 The Doomsday Clock started measuring the time to midnight in terms of the danger of nuclear war and events.  It now includes risks from climate change … Continue reading

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Our 700th Energy Blog Article

Our 700th Energy Blog Article It’s time to celebrate our 700th blog article. I call it our, because my writing is largely a reflection of my community and information sources. I like to look beyond the news publications, which avoid … Continue reading

Posted in About This Blog, Big Data, California Water, Clean Energy, Climate Change, Climate Science, Communications, Donald Trump, Education, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of the Press, Irvine Water, Laguna Beach Energy Savings, Mayor's Climate Action Plan, Science Funding, Trump Administration, Trump on Climate Change, UC Federal Funding, UC Irvine | Leave a comment

Secretary Zinke: Censorship Backfires

Secretary Zinke: Censorship Backfires Facebooks “make everything public” Mark Zuckerberg was ironically censored by Secretary of the Interior Zinke when he was given a high level tour of Glacier National Park. He was denied the leadership of the Park’s Superintendent … Continue reading

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More on the Internet Privacy Acts

More on the Internet Privacy Acts As more news sources have revealed more about the issue, we add to our summary. A lot of stories are covering that Illinois is passing a bill to guarantee privacy, even as the federal … Continue reading

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Slashing the Internet Privacy Rules Opens All Americans to Blackmail

Slashing the Internet Privacy Rules Opens All Americans to Blackmail The Senate and then the House have voted to remove the Obama Internet Privacy Rules that forbade Internet Service Providers from packaging and selling our internet data.  This included our … Continue reading

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Trump is Desperately Searching for a New Shibboleth

Trump is Desperately Searching for a New Shibboleth Trump is desperately looking for a replacement for Clinton’s emails as an issue that his followers can rally around for the next two or four years, as an issue associated with an … Continue reading

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Trump’s Proposed Cuts to NOAA and Climate Science

Trump’s Proposed Cuts to NOAA and Climate Science Marcia S. Smith of SpacePolicyOnline.com follows a Washington Post leak of Trump’s proposed cuts to NOAA of 17% for the 2018 budget. In particular, the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service, … Continue reading

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Finding the Personal Logic Scheme of President Donald Trump

Finding the Personal Logic Scheme of President Donald Trump Logic is a part of mathematics.  The standard one we use is called Aristotelian logic.  Most people may be unaware that what we call and teach as mathematics is only a relative … Continue reading

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Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and President Trump

Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, and President Trump The old question of the possibility of creating or programming artificial intelligence has arisen again. The fears are, of course, that the intelligence will take over, or that it will be harmful to … Continue reading

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