Category Archives: Science

Sangeang Api volcano erupts

Indonesia – The Sangeang Api Volcano (Gunung Api or Gunung Sangeang) has erupted in the Sunda Islands in Indonesia. It lies off the  NE coast of Sumbawa Island. A major explosive eruption occurred at 08:30 UTC 30/5/2014 (6.30pm AEST). An ash column estimated to be between 50 thousand and 65 thousand feet and rising was created from … Continue reading Sangeang Api volcano erupts

Antarctica sheet ice is rapidly melting

If you tuned in to international news at the turn of this year, you may have heard of the research ship, MV Akademik Shokalskiy being stranded in thick pack ice off the coast of Antarctica. Climate change deniers tried to use this event to incorrectly demonstrate why climate change was a farce. While some people can not seem to grasp the difference … Continue reading Antarctica sheet ice is rapidly melting

Mike Adams Loves CO2 And Says It’s Not Evil… But Does Anybody?

I just watched Mike Adams, ‘The Health Ranger’, throw in his two cents ‘debunking Al Gore’s Co2 Claim’.  It was painful to watch and the writing of this article is for me cathartic.  I don’t want to spend the rest of my evening annoyed at his idiocy, after all. Instead of focusing on climate change … Continue reading Mike Adams Loves CO2 And Says It’s Not Evil… But Does Anybody?

Psychedelics And Spirituality: A Frontier Of The Science Of Mind And Consciousness

Psychedelic and ‘spiritual experiences’ are an intensely interesting topic and one deserving of a great deal more scientific study.  It’s not that there has been a lack of interest in the scientific community regarding the nature and potential of these experiences.  Draconian drug laws have made it difficult for scientists to have access to the ‘tools’ … Continue reading Psychedelics And Spirituality: A Frontier Of The Science Of Mind And Consciousness

Alternative Medicines, An Honest Discussion Into Their Medicinal Utility

Alternative medicines, do they work?  Some do, some don’t.  In this article I’m going to argue on behalf of herbs as having some validity in the sphere of health and well being.  Why?  Well, I have a lot of experience with them, and I take it as an opportunity to try and show that there … Continue reading Alternative Medicines, An Honest Discussion Into Their Medicinal Utility