Michael DiGennaro

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A Guy Who's Been Living Off the Grid for 20 Years Explains How to Live Sustainably

I asked the guy living in Sydney's greenest house whether I'm too poor to live off the grid.<p>From the street, Michael Mobbs's inner Sydney terrace house looks like any other. But 20 years ago, Michael and his wife transformed their Chippendale home into an experiment in sustainable living: solar …

Exotic Cosmic Locales Available as Space Tourism Posters

Imagination is our window into the future. New travel posters from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, envision a day when the …

Posters

The Supreme Court puts the Clean Power Plan on hold

AMERICA’S most ambitious effort to cut carbon-dioxide emissions from power plants is in danger. On February 9th the Supreme Court, divided 5-4 along …

Barack Obama’s lame-duck period could be one of the least lame ever

It’s said of Jimmy Carter that he’s America’s best ex-president. Barack Obama, on the other hand, may be shaping up as its best soon-to-be-ex-president.<p>Obama is a “lame duck,” in the twilight of his term, and lame ducks are presumed to be ineffective. Yet this alone has been an action-filled week. …

How the Chinese Regime Gets Away With a False History of World War II

Gathered before a museum in suburban Beijing, soldiers and schoolchildren stood in silence last week to commemorate the 78th anniversary of the start …

We, the idiots of Earth

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>Pluto flyby was playing out three billion miles away and what was happening in the world of Indian politics.<p>HUMOUR<p>| …

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Short Trip? More People 'Microdosing' on Psychedelic Drugs

For Martijn Schirp, it's a way to make an ordinary day just a little bit better.<p>A former poker player and recent graduate in interdisciplinary science in Amsterdam, Schirp has been experimenting with a new way to take psychedelic drugs: Called microdosing, it involves routinely taking a small …

Nobel Prize-winning scientist says Obama is ‘dead wrong’ on global warming

In 2008, Dr. Ivar Giaever joined over 70 Nobel Science Laureates in endorsing Barack Obama for president, but seven years later the Nobel Prize winner now stands against the president on global warming.<p>“I would say that basically global warming is a non-problem,” Giaever, who won the Nobel for …

Mass Extinction: It's the End of the World as We Know It

(Image: Death valley, ghostly visage via Shutterstock; Edited: JR/TO)<p>Guy McPherson is a professor emeritus of evolutionary biology, natural resources …

The US coal industry is determined to make its demise long, slow, and painful

<i>Editor’s note: This article is part a series of stories by Inside Climate News reporters exploring the future of the coal industry, Coal’s Long Goodbye: Dispatches From the War on Carbon.</i><p>When Duke Energy announced a billion-dollar plan to shut down a 50-year-old coal power plant, switching the …

Fossil Fuels

EU politicians protest to Congress over climate exemption in TPP row

Obama administration,European Union,Climate change,International trade,TTIP,US Congress,US news,US politics,World news,Global economy,Business<p>MEPs urge US lawmakers not to adopt amendment that would stop President Obama bargaining on climate change during international trade talks