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josh

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Re: Science
« Reply #30 on: June 06, 2020, 04:47:47 PM »

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The day Richard Nixon failed to answer that subpoena is the day he was subject to impeachment because he took the power from Congress over the impeachment process away from Congress, and he became the judge and jury." ~Lindsey Graham

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Re: Science
« Reply #31 on: June 14, 2020, 12:53:36 PM »

https://www.washingtonpost.com/weather/2020/06/14/national-parks-deep-sea-plastic-pollution-is-showing-up-wherever-scientists-look/

Worth surmounting the paywall.   Big Oil wants us to use more plastic - here is why that's not a good idea.   
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josh

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Re: Science
« Reply #32 on: June 15, 2020, 09:07:47 PM »

https://www.washingtonpost.com/weather/2020/06/14/national-parks-deep-sea-plastic-pollution-is-showing-up-wherever-scientists-look/

Worth surmounting the paywall.   Big Oil wants us to use more plastic - here is why that's not a good idea.

A worthwhile read, indeed. Thanks, Can!
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The day Richard Nixon failed to answer that subpoena is the day he was subject to impeachment because he took the power from Congress over the impeachment process away from Congress, and he became the judge and jury." ~Lindsey Graham

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Re: Science
« Reply #33 on: July 07, 2020, 11:15:59 AM »

You are,  belatedly,  welcome.

And now,  zoonotic disease....

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/07/06/888077232/u-n-predicts-rise-in-diseases-that-jump-from-animals-to-humans

Gaia worshippers may be tempted to frame this as "Earth strikes back. "
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There are canals on Mars! (Sort of)
« Reply #34 on: July 20, 2020, 10:05:09 PM »

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4: any of various faint narrow lines on the planet Mars seen through telescopes and once thought by some to be canals built by Martians
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