A deal to save the whales in the Santa Barbara Channel

So hard to keep up with even of a fraction of what is going on! But here for once is some maybe-semi-kind-of good news from the world of science and the environment. Research published this june has shown that over a period of fifteen years whales traveling with the California current along the coast haveContinue reading “A deal to save the whales in the Santa Barbara Channel”

Cancun talks do not end in failure

Newspaper headlines by their nature are expected to state what happened, not what did not happen, because what did not happen is not, after all, news.  Unlike the headline above.  But the truth of the modest deal that emerged between 190 nations negotiating at Cancun, under the auspices of the United Nations, is that theContinue reading “Cancun talks do not end in failure”