The Cab Ride

The Cab Ride I arrived at the address and honked the horn. after waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked.. ‘Just a minute’, answered a frail, elderly voice. I  could hear something being dragged across the floor. After a long pause, the door opened. A small woman in her 90’s stood before me. She was wearing …

Loving my new pool heater

I’m loving my new solar pool heater. Here it is, 9:00pm and 86 degrees out. The pool is 90 degrees and feeling great. I agree that 90 is too warm for a refreshing daytime swim but at night, when the air is only in the 80’s the warm water is very enjoyable…

Global warming is the greatest and most successful pseudoscientific fraud I have seen in my long life

Harold Lewis is Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Here is his letter of resignation to Curtis G. Callan Jr, Princeton University, President of the American Physical Society. Anthony Watts describes it thus: This is an important moment in science history. I would describe it as a letter on the …

Carlos Moved In

Carlos (our adopted son) moved in this week. He starts school Monday. This will be a big challenge for all of us but we are all looking forward to it.