Quotes of the Day
Environmental groups sue Obama admin over Shell drilling approval in GOM
“It is as if the government regulators have learned nothing from the BP disaster,” said Earthjustice attorney David Guest.
The Royal Dutch Shell Plc plans to drill five exploratory wells about 2,000 meters under water and three previously approved wells some 100 km off the coast of Louisiana, a report said.
We need different means of farming?
“It’s screaming to me that things are getting hotter and drier at different times of the year. Our summers are getting wetter and if this trend continues, then we will have to find different means of farming,” said Australian farmer Charlie Bragg, who farms on a 3,000 hectare block about two hours drive west of Canberra, the Australian capital.
The Day After
Blog models show a prolonged, deadly drought as the most probable scenario to follow the epic flooding in the United States: FIRE-EARTH