Eli meant to behave but there were way too many options.
Saturday, November 27, 2021
From USENET to Twitter the adventures of Eli Rabett
At best social media are teaching opportunities but they can challenge professional geoscientists and today other scientists because of po...
Monday, September 06, 2021
Unclear on Afghanistan
From an email I had sent: I've got a lot of conflicting thoughts about Afghanistan. If anyone doesn't have conflicting thoughts abou...
Friday, September 03, 2021
China's problem is the rate of change (maybe), not the direction of change
There's been a lot of hand-wringing over China's population crunch, shown by its recent decision to allow 3-child families. It'...
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Thoughts on Improving Air Cleaners for Covid
With the return of school and offices moms and dads especially are paying increased attention to air cleaners. You can buy small units for ...
Sunday, August 08, 2021
Hard problems, fear and solutions: Pick two
Just the other day Eli was innocently pushing the search engine, coming across this article in the Washington Post from 2017. BTW, there a...
Saturday, May 22, 2021
UFOs and the opposite of crank magnetism
(Brian here btw, in case anyone's annoyed with this post.) Crank magnetism refers to how people who credulously believe one wild claim,...
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Vox doesn't understand population growth and climate
Parachuting back to highlight a really bad article in Vox saying it's okay to have kids (no discussion of how many is okay, so I guess ...
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