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Worthwhile article on trying to be realistic but not too darn depre

Time, I think, to start a thread with some info on

More than a billion people are set to be exposed to coastal flooding by 2060 through a combination of sea level rise, storm surges and extreme weather.

Fusion Power and Human Failings

There is potential for deriving virtually unlimited clean energy from fusion power, without the severe downsides of nuclear power based on splitting atoms apart.

Goodbye dinosaurs Hello birds

Stunning fossils from Mesozoic Pompeii illuminate the dawn of birds.

So You Want to be a Cyborg?

Off-the shelf headsets and DIY implants can help get you started.

A Man for All Sequences Frederick Sanger

Frederick Sanger made pivotal contributions to studying the chemistry of life.

To the Spice Islands of Wallacea

Inspired by Wallace's book The Malay Archipelago, and enticed by the Spice Islands and the chance of adventure, I'm travelling to Ternate and nearby Bacan and Halmahera.

red ferry to hk dramatic tone
black kite sun setting in Hong Kong
feisty-crab-shui-hau on Lantau in Hong Kong
tiger butterflies pui o lantau

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Science and Conservation

Turtle Park, Malaysia
Bauhinia - Hong Kong orchid tree
Hong Kong Wild Stars
Reptile search in HK
Captive breeding Philippine Eagles
Healing Power of Pets
Black-faced Spoonbill
Openbill Storks
Not BB i birding humour
Not BB ii
Southwest Yunnan birding inc Gaoligongshan and Hornbill Valley
Wuliansuhai Birds, Inner Mongolia
Deep Bay wetland in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Black Kites
Hong Kong Birding intro
Basic info on wild birds and H5N1 avian influenza
Bird Flu inc H5N1 Info
Beidaihe - Bird Migration Hub of the Orient
Beidaihe Autumn Bird Migration Report
Beidaihe autumn report - species accounts
Beidaihe autumns conclusions
Beidaihe Can Create Exciting Bird Reserve
Checklist of Beidaihe Birds
Conservation Plan for Beidaihe
Tick Tock Goes the Population Bomb
Unrelenting China eco horror show threatens us all
Waste incineration alternatives including plasma arc gasification
James Hansen Godfather of Climate Change retires yet will be very busy
A Man for All Sequences Frederick Sanger
A Man for All Sequences Frederick Sanger
And Man Created the God Particle
Anti-science idiocy threatens catastrophic consequences
Blue light at last wins Nobel for LED titans
Dreamliner Troubles yet Lithium Batteries Flying High
Ebola’s inner rampage and praise for dirt plus optimum sex
Fusion Power and Human Failings
Fusion Power and Human Failings
Genius of the Jungles: Alfred Russel Wallace
Goodbye dinosaurs Hello birds
Goodbye dinosaurs Hello birds
Happy 100th Birthday to the Bohr Atom!
How to Spot a Scientific Dud
Laughter n more science in the Xmas season
Leaps of Logic and Faith versus Evolution Science
Mapping Our Way to Mind Control?
Monster Plants and the Fears of Our Fathers
Of Mice and Men and Memory, Plus the Inception Deception
Primordial soup and the life from Mars theory
Rise of the Superbugs
Robots Rising
Scientific Dieting Cooks Up a Moveable Feast
Sleep Science plus insomniac fruit flies, angry women and brain-washing
So You Want to be a Cyborg?
Solar System Weirdness inc Diamond Rain and Ice Volcanoes
The butterfly and the remarkable Professor Hofstadter
The Cat in the Box and a Real Eureka Moment
Thorium can Power the Planet …. Maybe
Volcanoes: Where the Earth Screams
Wonderful World of 3D Printing
Blog post on holiday in Wallacea
Catfish Farm
Confessions of a crazy conservationist
Forest Conservation in Indonesian Borneo
Gurney's Pitta in Thailand
No use captive breeding rare species if there is no habitat left for them
Philippine Eagle Mindanao
Saving Yunnan snub-nosed monkey
South China tiger
Sundarbans in Bangladesh
Taman Negara rainforest, Malaysia
TCM and Conservation
Wind farms and migratory birds
Wonders of Bird Migration - and Threatened Asian Wetlands