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Thursday, December 12,2013

The eagle has landed — with extreme prejudice

Wind turbines have killed at least 67 eagles in the last five years, and probably a lot more, according to a report issued last September by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists.
Wednesday, November 27,2013

Ban fracking? Why stop there?

By Paul Danish
I have a modest proposal to resolve the fractious issue of fracking in Colorado. It’s a win-win amendment to the Colorado Constitution that will pass in a landslide.
Thursday, November 14,2013

The Hansen letter

By Paul Danish
Although it may be a bit rude to put it this way, climatologist James Hansen is the high priest of global warming alarmism. He once referred to coal trains as “death trains” that would be “no less gruesome than if they were boxcars headed to crematoria, loaded with uncountable irreplaceable species.”
Thursday, October 31,2013

The pleasant surprises of October

By Paul Danish
Tipping point alert: October 2013 may go down as the month that American public opinion decisively tipped in favor of legalizing marijuana and consigning 76 years of vicious prohibitionist reefer madness to history’s landfill.
Thursday, October 17,2013

Another horror story from the Weld County oil patch

By Paul Danish
Here’s another environmental horror story from the Weld County oil patch.
Thursday, October 3,2013

Climate science — and why the world won't listen

By Paul Danish
The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued the executive summary of its latest report on global warming on Sept. 26.
Thursday, September 19,2013

The flood of the century? Not exactly

By Paul Danish
In Boulder, they say it was a 100-year flood. Uh, not exactly.
Thursday, September 5,2013

Obama, Spain and Kitty Genovese's neighbors

By Paul Danish
There is a good historical parallel for the Western world’s reaction to the Syrian Civil War: The Western world’s reaction to the Spanish Civil War.
Thursday, August 8,2013

What should we do with Edward Snowden?

By Paul Danish
I’m of two minds as to what we should do with Edward Snowden. Fortunately, we can do both.
Thursday, July 25,2013

China building world’s tallest skyscraper — in record time

By Paul Danish
According to the ConstructionWeekOnline website, Broad Sustainable Building, a Chinese company, has broken ground for a new high-rise it is building in Changsha, China. Not exactly the world’s most exciting news story, huh?