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At the court hearing, God was cross-examined and asked why He wanted to undertake this massive project, especially as it appeared that it was extremely unlikely that any social benefit would derive from His venture.
by Ian Plimer - 20/04/2015 - 20 comments
You know you have a dog of a policy when the government, opposition and various minor parties agree it should be reformed, but the Greens and their cheer squad think itís great.
by David Leyonhjelm - 17/04/2015 - 12 comments
A recent book, The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View From the Future by Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway shines light on this perplexing question.
It is a fact that people who have saltwater aquariums sometimes add CO2 to the water in order to increase coral growth and to increase plant growth.
by Patrick Moore - 14/04/2015 - 27 comments
I wish Mr Baird and his Government every success in persuading the citizens of NSW that there really is a problem with the supply of gas to NSW people, that it won't go away, and that exploiting CSG can be done, responsibly.
by Don Aitkin - 13/04/2015 - 9 comments
Increasingly, renewable energy is being produced more cheaply than energy generated from fossil fuels and this trend is increasing.
by Mike Pope - 10/04/2015 - 17 comments
The main reason his investment in Burlington Northern Railroad was successful, was due to the fact that he made this investment during the 2008 crisis, when prices were low.
by John Manfreda - 8/04/2015 - 1 comment
In fact, as advisers involved with the Rudd government's massive expansion of the original, modest Howard scheme in 2009 whisper, the real problem is major policy blunders by that government.
by Mark S. Lawson - 2/04/2015 - 7 comments
It only took Lee Kuan Yew 10 years to clean up Singapore's Rivers, but the Brisbane River is still riddled with rubbish and infection.
by Patrick Dixon - 31/03/2015 - 5 comments
Is environmental pollution the inevitable consequence of population increase, or is it at least in part the product of human behaviour?
by Max Thomas - 30/03/2015 - 12 comments
Research from the American Water Works Association reveals that 'water scarcity linked to climate change is now a global problem playing a direct role in aggravating major conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa.'
by Kellie Tranter - 26/03/2015 - 22 comments
Probably more surprising is the finding that emissions from cycling and walking are around 40% of those for driving.
by Alan Davies - 26/03/2015 - 4 comments


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