• The Space Weather bill will inflate without funding the science

    April 22, 2021

    We interviewed Hermann Opgenoorth, Solar System and Exploration Panel Chair at the European Space Science Committee to discuss space weather impacts on Earth and European efforts to protect our 'Pale Blue Dot'.    “... there is no shame in not knowing. The problem arises when irrational thought and attendant behavior fill the vacuum left by… Read more

  • A Climate of Folly

    April 20, 2021

    ON THE PUBLICATION OF THE WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANISATION’S GLOBAL CLIMATE 2020 REPORT PUBLISHED ON 19TH APR 2021 In her book ’The March of Folly’, the US historian Barbara Tuchman defines Folly as ‘The pursuit of a policy contrary to the self-interest of the constituency or state involved’. She adds that to qualify, the policy adopted must meet… Read more