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Battery Electric Cars? Or Is Hydrogen The Future For Cars?

Battery Electric Cars? Or Is Hydrogen The Future For Cars?

Big Oil, AKA Big Fossil: How real, and what about ‘big climate’?

Big Oil, AKA Big Fossil: How real, and what about ‘big climate’?

Solar and Wind: Renewables alone not a substitute for fossil fuels.

Solar and Wind: Renewables alone not a substitute for fossil fuels.

Hydrogen Future: Often Scams, Even If Not Intended, So Always Ask “Where does the hydrogen come from?”

Hydrogen Future: Often Scams, Even If Not Intended, So Always Ask “Where does the hydrogen come from?”

Covid-19 Immunity: Layers, immunity from vaccination vs infection, and the good news.

Covid-19 Immunity: Layers, immunity from vaccination vs infection, and the good news.

Home Charging: The Challenge To A Green Equitable EV Transition

Home Charging: The Challenge To A Green Equitable EV Transition

Vaccines are an Experiment: With People As Guinea Pigs?

If the earth is overpopulated, so what?

The Housing Price Trap: A global bubble?

My Body My Choice: Polarization and Outrage, But Who Is Pulling The Strings?

Omicron Variant: For Better or For Worse?

Our Journey To A Finite Planet.

Overpopulation solutions? See it as a ratio, not a number.

Overpopulation solutions? See it as a ratio, not a number.

Environmental Damage: The Overpopulation Indicator

Environmental Damage: The Overpopulation Indicator

Covid-19 & Vaccination Deaths: Statistically, Coincidences will distort reported deaths.

Covid-19 & Vaccination Deaths: Statistically, Coincidences will distort reported deaths.

Vaccine Safety & Efficacy: As claimed?

Vaccine Safety & Efficacy: As claimed?

Covid-19 Aug 2021: Almost over, or still a serious threat?

Coronavirus: Facts, Myths and Surprises (March 20th 2020)

Covid-19 Cases Numbers: Not what we are told

Ignore Covid-19 Fake News: Conscience Is The Main Reason To Avoid Infection.

Ignore Covid-19 Fake News: Conscience Is The Main Reason To Avoid Infection.

Djokovic: Rescued from PR Disaster By Australian Leader “Scotty from Marketing” Morrison!

Djokovic: Rescued from PR Disaster By Australian Leader “Scotty from Marketing” Morrison!

Covid-19 is NOT ‘binary’: Severity is as Variable as with a Car Crash.

Covid-19 is NOT ‘binary’: Severity is as Variable as with a Car Crash.

Industrial/Growth Age vs Information/Eco Age

The population ‘catch 22’

Australia in the Pandemic: Eye of the storm?

Will An Actual Vaccination Conspiracy In Australia Backfire Internationally?

Vaccines: yes, some stories are too good to be true.

Mid 2021: Eliminate it? Or ‘Live With’ Covid-19 and what follows?

Beyond COP26: 1.5°C Now Ensured, Where Next?

Climate change: If Only Everyone Was A True Sceptic.

The Curve: The basics of a Pandemic

Vaccinations and Spread: The Dangerous Myth That Vaccinated People Don’t Spread Covid-19

Coffee: How many cups a day is ok, or even beneficial?

July 2021: Vaccines or Not, Its Not Over Yet.

Covid-19 Endgames & Exiting Lockdowns

China Virus, or USA Virus?

China Virus, or USA Virus?

Wet Market? Weapon? Laboratory? Where and When DID Covid-19 start?

‘Sustainable energy’: what is it? What are the actual sources of energy?

We can’t run out of fossil fuels.

We can’t run out of fossil fuels.

Our Sun: Big, White and a Yellow Dwarf?

Our Sun: Big, White and a Yellow Dwarf?

Covid-19 in 2021: Threat of Dangerous Assumptions.

Covid-19 in 2021: Threat of Dangerous Assumptions.

Covid-19 Vaccine Myths

Monopolies: A global trend?

Vaccines: Another Covid-19 Mistake, plus > 5,000 deaths

Photons: What is electromagnetic radiation?

Do we NEED another Meteor?

Sport and the Precarious Australian Open

Sport and the Precarious Australian Open

Natural Climate Change: Surprises From Nature!

‘99 Percent’ of Virus Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’?

‘99 Percent’ of Virus Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’?

Covid-19 has a unique ability to bypass Vaccines?

Coivd-19 Lessons from New Zealand

From Masks, Parties and Isolation to Vaccines: Compliance, Coercion, Enforcement, Screw Ups + Sabotage

Vaccines, Reality, and Russia

Covid-19 Complacency: Why?

Covid-19 Complacency: Why?

Track & Trace App: Government Folly?

Herd Immunity vs Eradication Vs Containment Vs Suppression

Herd Immunity vs Eradication Vs Containment Vs Suppression

Covid-19 & Australia: Lucky Country?

Covid-19 & Australia: Lucky Country?

Covid Australia II: Luck Running out ?

Covid Australia II: Luck Running out ?

Covid-19 Goals: What level of Containment?

Curve Confusion: 1918 ‘flu’ to cause deaths in 2020?

Earth, The Sun and CO2: What really determines our climate?

Earth, The Sun and CO2: What really determines our climate?

Remdesivir: how does it change things?

What is the real cost/risk generated by ‘Climate Catastrophe’?

Climate change: anthropogenic climate change is not 100% certain, just highly likely. How likely is our is our ability to stop it?

Planets, Aliens and Fermi Paradox: Climate or Photons?

Planets, Aliens and Fermi Paradox: Climate or Photons?

Timeline
1.5°C by 2026? Already +1.25°C  in 2021: What You Are Not Being Told Other Than By Greta Thunberg et al., And Why Not.

1.5°C by 2026? Already +1.25°C in 2021: What You Are Not Being Told Other Than By Greta Thunberg et al., And Why Not.

New York, Sweden and the case for herd immunity.

New York, Sweden and the case for herd immunity.

ScoMo Ingenious EV Plan: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, leading climate action blocker, stretching the truth again?

ScoMo Ingenious EV Plan: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, leading climate action blocker, stretching the truth again?

Electric Cars: 2021, It Just Doesn’t add up (yet).

COP26: Were The Deck Chairs Sufficiently Shuffled?

COP26: Were The Deck Chairs Sufficiently Shuffled?

Obama and Xi Jinping announcement: a huge step for climate action? Or a backward step?

The G20 outcome, a plan to make the earth a worse place?

Omicron Alert, Or Already Time For Alarm?

Omicron Alert, Or Already Time For Alarm?

Omicron Doom, But Australia Parties & Experiments: December 2021 snapshot.

Omicron Doom, But Australia Parties & Experiments: December 2021 snapshot.

From Covid-Zero to Worlds Worst Outbreak? Tracking Omicron, and The Australian ‘Pandemic-Over’  Experiment.

From Covid-Zero to Worlds Worst Outbreak? Tracking Omicron, and The Australian ‘Pandemic-Over’ Experiment.

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All: Environment

Big Oil, AKA Big Fossil: How real, and what about ‘big climate’?

Yes, big oil clearly has a vested interest in arguing against climate change and downplaying risks, but on the other hand, aren’t there also vested interests exaggerating and overstating the risks of climate change? Effectively ‘big renewables’, ‘big science’ or ‘big climate’?

This is a look at the financial might on each side of the argument, and the respective motives for each side to overstate their case.

Is this really a balanced fight, or is it more like the might of ‘big tobacco’ vs ‘whistle blower medical research’ all over again?

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Home Charging: The Challenge To A Green Equitable EV Transition

Moving to EVs is going to increase electricity requirements, and at a time when there is already a technical challenge to more the electricity supply to “green” source. But what it electric vehicles could solve the “green power grid” problem, provide energy security, and avert a threat of increasing inequality? It turns out dream scenario is definitely possible, but can be fully realised only if the home charging problem be solved.

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Covid-19 & Vaccination Deaths: Statistically, Coincidences will distort reported deaths.

I read recently about reasonable people protesting over post vaccination deaths in South Korea, echoing stories from around the globe about the underreporting of deaths following vaccination.

Can most of these deaths be just coincidences? This question has me seeking the real story on what is happening, not just with deaths following vaccination, but also with deaths from the virus. Almost one year after my initial exploration of vaccine efficacy and safety, now there is data, not just projections, so it is time for a review, and this question needs answering for any such a review.

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Our Journey To A Finite Planet.

Hasn’t The Planet Always Been Finite? The Finite Planet Of The 21st Century Pre-1650 and “Sustainability”, A Seemingly Infinite Planet. The Economics of Finite Planet.

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Covid-19 Immunity: Layers, immunity from vaccination vs infection, and the good news.

Shrek: No. Layers. Onions have layers. Ogres have layers. Onions have layers. You get it? We both have layers.

Shrek


Instead of a single immune response, the human immune system can be though of as having several layers of immune response, that all fade at different rates.
Immunity is a complex set of different layers all subject to change over time at varying rates, making comparison between immunity following vaccination or infection highly time dependant.

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