Monthly Archives: August 2013

Third Generation Orange

“Wars are never cured, they just go into remission for a few years” (David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas) “It won’t hurt you. It’s just to kill plants. It’s called Agent Orange… and it won’t bother humans” (Karl Marlantes, Matterhorn) “We were … Continue reading

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“… Something Happened in the Ocean”

“Denial ain’t just a river in Egypt” (Mark Twain) ‘From day one, the Fukushima fiasco has been all about denial: Deny the leaks, shut off the radiation censors, black out the news and fudge the science” (Mike Adams, Natural News, … Continue reading

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Godzilla

“The sleep of reason produces monsters” ( Los Capricios “ Plate 43, 1797-99, Francisco de Goya Y Lucientes ) “The Atomic Age is here to stay – but are we ?” (Bennet Cerf) When my sons were growing up sci-fi … Continue reading

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Bikini Atoll

“As soon as the war ended, we located the one spot on Earth that hadn’t been touched by war and blew it to Hell”. (Bob Hope, comedian) “The only thing more dangerous than ignorance is arrogance.” (Albert Einstein) “…for whatsoever … Continue reading

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Cocoliztli

“The history of interactions among disparate peoples is what shaped the modern world through conquest, epidemics and genocide. Those collisions created reverberations that have still not died down after many centuries, and that are actively continuing in some of the … Continue reading

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Don Goyo

“The real difficulty about volcanism is not to see how it can start, but how it can stop” (Sir Harold Jefferys, Earthquakes and Mountains) Later in the month, I will return to Mexico City to offer a seminar on man-made … Continue reading

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