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Climate Hot, Hot, Hots

Climate Hot, Hot, Hots Usually, my articles of shorts are called Shorts, but not this record hot July.  This month is the hottest month EVER worldwide!  The last hottest month was in July, 2017.  Today, it will be 99º F … Continue reading

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Thank You, Space Program, for my Scientific Career

Thank You, Space Program, for my Scientific Career While I was not an astronaut or in the Space Program, it provided guidance and support for my scientific career.  That was because of the foresight of providing a large boost in … Continue reading

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Direct Carbon Tax Costs for Households in California and the Orange County Area

Projected Carbon Tax Costs for Households in California and the Orange County Area With Carbon taxes being considered at various rates, we show how to convert from consumer units to pounds of CO2 for various energy sources.  Since there are … Continue reading

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Trump Will Clog the Supreme Court With His Mayhem Cases

Trump Will Clog the Supreme Court with his Mayhem Cases They may never have time to rule on abortion cases.  Thus, the appeals court and lower court rulings will stand removing the State challenges to abortion. Nobody has seen anything … Continue reading

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Real Trump Priorities

Real Trump Priorities After four years of Trumpomania, we are now fairly competent in forming a list of Trump’s real priorities.  As with many people, Trump may not consciously realize that these are his real priorities.  Certainly, “America First” is … Continue reading

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The Complete Mueller Report Must Be Made Public to Avoid Russian Blackmail

The Complete Mueller Report Must Be Made Public to Avoid Russian Blackmail In considering how much of the report to release, or just summarize, people have not been considering Russia’s knowledge and threats of blackmail.  Those of you who think … Continue reading

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A Wall, A Wall! My Government for a Wall!

A Wall, A Wall! My Government for a Wall! In Richard the Third, by William Shakespeare, King Richard, in a battle with soon-to-be Henry the VII, appeals for a new horse to pursue the battle.  Here is the familiar dialogue: … Continue reading

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If You Hire From Three Decades Ago, You Get Policies From Three Decades Ago

If You Hire From Three Decades Ago, You Get Policies From Three Decades Ago William Barr is a disaster for Attorney General.  He really is 28 years out of date.  Senators who think he will take a new look at … Continue reading

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New Year’s Political Niblets

New Year’s Political Niblets The only real military action Trump has initiated is to attack air facilities of Syria after they used nerve gas against civilians.  That was actually the only clean air action that Trump has taken.  As far … Continue reading

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Preparing for and Surviving an Asteroid Impact

Preparing for and Surviving an Asteroid Impact One motivation for settling on Mars is to form an Earth 2.0, so that Homo sapiens can survive a catastrophic asteroid or comet impact.  Some say it is also a way to survive … Continue reading

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