Ch Ch Changes

I got some feedback from my daughter in-law re my web site (now on Astra WP theme with minimal customisation). She liked the colour but felt there was too much text and not enough photos. FYI she is a professional fashion photographer so no surprises there! But then again she also has a highly successful …

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Certification is Protectionism. Now we really are a Banana Republic?

It’s interesting that, as a society, we have moved through education to certification as the measure of an individual’s ability to contribute to said society.  I had always thought that society’s primary objective was ‘progress’ – with all the beneficial change that implies, realised. Certification, I would suggest, works to prevent such progress. Certification promotes …

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IPCCConfusing?

Perhaps the only bit of science you really need to ‘get’. This, somewhat confusing chart from the IPCC, attempts to show the relative flows of energy in to and out of the Earth’s atmosphere (and surfaces).  A key point to note is that whilst the incoming radiation is indeed equal to the outgoing radiation – the diagram itself makes no …

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