The Insomniac Libertarian

Examiner.com just sent out this policy change to its local writers. Many states and localities (Karl Dickey in south Florida, Garry Reed in Dallas) have “libertarian Examiners.” It’s easy to imagine the climate of Obama censorship created by FCC regulation of the internet and The Department of Justice subpoenas and ga orders against reason magazine and its readers being involved in this Continue reading



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Cruise and climate change top the agenda for World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at WTM

Brighton, UK (PRWEB UK) 2 March 2015 The prestigious awards scheme, co-founded and organised by Responsible Travel, is part of World Travel Markets World Responsible Tourism Day the largest day of responsible tourism action in the world which takes place on Wednesday, 4 November and celebrates the most inspiring and innovative examples of responsible tourism in practice globally. Tourism businesses, organisations, initiatives and destinations across the industry are now being invited to submit themselves for consideration in the 2015 awards at http://www.worldresponsibletourismawards.com/submissions by Monday 6th April 2015 Continue reading



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Cruise and climate change top the agenda for World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at WTM

NASA Request for Information Ground Systems and Mission Operations 2

Synopsis – Feb 24, 2015 Draft Document – Posted on Feb 24, 2015 General Information Solicitation Number: RFI-GSMO2-2015 Posted Date: Feb 24, 2015 FedBizOpps Posted Date: Feb 24, 2015 Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No Original Response Date: Mar 15, 2015 Current Response Date: Mar 15, 2015 Classification Code: R — Professional, administrative, and mgmt support services NAICS Code: 541330 Contracting Office Address NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 210.Y, Greenbelt, MD 20771 Description This notice is issued by NASA/GSFC to post a draft Statement of Work via the internet, and solicit responses from interested parties for engineering support services for GSFC ground systems and mission operations support in all phases of mission life cycle. Potential support includes the Earth Observing System (EOS), the Data and Operations System (EDOS), the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM), the Polar Operational Environmental Satellite (POES), the Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE), the Magnetospheric Multi-Scale (MMS) mission, the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission, the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission (MAVEN), the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR), the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), and the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), and the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) amongst others. Continue reading



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Letters to the editor: We must do more to stop terrorists

These people did nothing wrong but exercise their basic rights: the freedom of assembly, freedom of speech and freedom of religion. It used to be the case that you actually had to blaspheme to become a target of Islamist extremists. Now, apparently, you just have to talk about those principles to arouse the murderous intent of those who disagree with our way of life Continue reading



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Yes, we can live well and avoid climate disaster, says UK government

The world can enjoy higher standards of living and more travel, while drastically cutting emissions to avoid dangerous climate change but only with sweeping changes to our infrastructure, the natural world and agriculture, a new analysis has found. The UK government analysis also assumes that billions of people will remain in dire poverty at mid-century, despite efforts to lift them to greater prosperity, as the population rises to an estimated nine billion people. Dealing with greenhouse gas emissions will require a transformation of electricity generation, including an expansion of renewable energy and nuclear power, as well as more public transport and changes to the built environment, according to the key findings of the Global Calculator, an online software tool developed by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (Decc), with partners Continue reading



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Why we need to address population growth's effects on global warming

Earlier this month, Pope Francis made news when he said that not only was climate change real, but it was mostly man-made. Then, last week, he said that couples do not need to breed like rabbits but rather should plan their families responsibly albeit without the use of modern contraception. Continue reading



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