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Overlooked and Unelected. A poem for the unappreciated.

Overlooked and unelected.Neil Mc Alister.When I was ninea lickspittle BeckenbauerDreams of footie triumph were minecommander of the middle of the fieldcreator of the long through ballbehind the front three tasked to sweepOn team selection Day unselectedmy best friend was listed Star centre-forwardI went home to weepI still Loved my friend and wanted my team-mates to… Continue reading Overlooked and Unelected. A poem for the unappreciated.

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Climate Change .AGW and all points from Activism to Skepticism.

I have produced this PDF of notes as preparation for making a children's book to help my children understand science and the scientific method.https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6ZHfkDjveZzYXU3UHhLem1HQms/view?usp=sharingSome of my recent posts here on this blog have been responses to what I sensed as a sort of guilt by association people felt if in the presence of a ´´Denier´, that… Continue reading Climate Change .AGW and all points from Activism to Skepticism.

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Perplexity, Divergent Problems, Philisophical loose ends.

Frustrated by the polarisation of both Public , Popular , Scientific and Professional Discourse I have been seeking out some guidance from two old Sensai, or guides, Maimonides and E F Schumacher, there are others. I am particularly fond of re consulting Bateson's, an ecology of mind in times of frustrated perplexity, when people I… Continue reading Perplexity, Divergent Problems, Philisophical loose ends.

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Re-framing the War on Carbon. The Carbon Surplus Question?

On Global Warming and the War on Carbon , or what I would re-frame as the Carbon Surplus Problem. The Carbon Surplus Problem is a subject I am just writing a kids book about for helping my Children understand the Carbon Cycle. I will enumerate a framework of reference for the re-framing of the Carbon… Continue reading Re-framing the War on Carbon. The Carbon Surplus Question?

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On Climate heresies, Witchhunts and Civil Discourse.Donald Trumps Climate Beliefs?#MAGA Make science Great again.

On Climate heresies, Witchhunts and Civil Discourse.  “A fire, a fire is burning! I hear the boot of Lucifer, I see his filthy face! And it is my face, and yours, Danforth! For them that quail to bring men out of ignorance, as I have quailed, and as you quail now when you know in… Continue reading On Climate heresies, Witchhunts and Civil Discourse.Donald Trumps Climate Beliefs?#MAGA Make science Great again.

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Our only debt is to Nature and ‘What Is’. Environmental Pragmatism, Live and let live.

Mr. Gores 3 StrikesPMRC AllegationsNAFTAAn inconvienient TruthOur only debt is to Nature and What Is.Environmental Pragmatism Live and let live.As autumn turns to winter we can reflect upon the events of the past 6 months having reaped the political harvest. Traditionally we would be celebrating if it were a crop reaped from the land as… Continue reading Our only debt is to Nature and ‘What Is’. Environmental Pragmatism, Live and let live.