Residential Batteries Actually Increase Carbon Emissions

Ars Technica reports that a University of California San Diego (UCSD) study of the use of residential batteries actually results in an increase in air emissions – and that’s for cases where homeowners are “economically rational and trying to minimize costs”. If homeowners were to operate their battery systems in a way that reduced emissions, Read More …

The Mini Ice Age: “Oh my God, we’re all gonna die!!”

Low sun spot activity – it’s all the rage today in the hysterical global news media.  Lots of terms are being tossed about like “Mini Ice Age”; it’s going to get “very very cold”, and of course every idiot’s favorite: “Climate Change!”.  The quasi historical reference used to surmise that global temperatures will get frosty Read More …

Why “Wheat Belly” is Junk Science

A few months back, I had a conversation with some family members in the medical profession that enthusiastically proclaimed the work of Dr. William Davis, author of the “Wheat Belly” books, diet, and related website. The book claims (among other things), that gluten intolerance (and we’re NOT talking about Celiac Disease, which effects only about Read More …