"I lived on an army base, Wildwood Station, outside Kenai Alaska for two years and learned from native Athabaskans how to trap beaver using native methods, net fish for hooligan (smelt), make parkas and mukluks using animal parts for thread…"
"We have to divorce ourselves from the idea of easy anything. Fossil fuels provided the power which replaced cheap or slave labor by being cheaper and more easily obtained and maintained. No alternative offers as high a profit margin for…"
"Wind turbines is new technology and will improve for bat, and bird habitat. I read an article years ago saying that making the towers taller than the top of the blade helped bird species roost and nest.
All energy sources impact the environment.
"I'm all for finding new renewable energies but I think that the way the question is phrased misses the point.
The point should be, should government be the one to heavily invest in new energy sources.Should private business invest in new energy…"
"Jared Diamond wrote a book called Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail, or Succeed. National Geographic made a show based on his book. Climate meddling dates back 8,000 years. Watch the video showing deforestation. Thomas Jefferson noted…"
... how about we stop killing brown skinned people around the world, stop voting for fucksticks that serve their masters on wall street and decimate our economy for the profit of a few, and mandate a newly funded and empowered DOE take on…"
"I see what you are saying. I think we will naturally innovate and adapt to our new environments. If the cost of travel goes up too much, we will move closer to our work places and family - we will use the Internet instead of travelling to work. The…"
"In his book Nemesis the late professor of Asian studies Chalmers Johnson stated the United States has over 700 military bases world wide. He further states that the military base is how our (the United States) empire is propagated. He asserts that…"
"You don't need expensive air-conditioning - there are alternatives that use less power. Such as passive solar ventilation. Trees and grass and other plants provide naturally cooler environments. It's not like there is only way solution to…"
Hello to Phierce McPherson, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where freethinking atheists recognise that gods are fictional and religion is a great fraud used to control vulnerable superstitious people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and even much longer.