Browsing the blog archives for February, 2011

A hard rain’s a-gonna fall

If you care about education in Wisconsin – and what is education but teaching people about how the world has changed and preparing them for the changes that are coming – the Wisconsin State Climatology Office is as worthy an investment in education as any we can make.


The tragedy in your tank: Is it even possible to steer clear of tar sands gasoline?

Virtually all gasoline (and diesel fuel, home heating oil and jet fuel) sold in Wisconsin is derived, at least in part, from crude originating in the Athabascan tar sands region of Canada.