Wind Farms: Legal to Kill Eagles

The Interior Department will finalize a rule Monday that would grant permits to let wind farms kill eagles for up to 30 years, six times longer than current permits allow. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Wind farms: Interior Department sacrifices eagle protection for altern

The Kalam Cosmological Argument

The kalam cosmological argument is an exercise in positive apologetics aimed at proving that God exists. It may be formulated as follows:1. Whatever begins to exist has a cause.2. The universe began to exist.3. Therefore, the universe has a cause. Source: The Kalam Cosmological Argument | Reasonable Faith

Neo-Malthusian Errors

Paul Ehrlich predicted that ‘hundreds of millions of people will starve to death’ in the ‘70s, but he failed to take into account man’s propensity to innovate and adapt to changing circumstances Source: Junk Science Week: Ehrlich bombs again | Financial Post

Neo-Malthusian Ehrlich Loses Bet

It’s a famous bet in the ongoing battle to try and get environmentalists to understand economics. The bet between Julian Simon, the economist, and Paul Ehrlich, the environmentalist. Ehrlich insisted that commodities would become more expensive: they were running out in the face of the population explosion. Simon asserted the […] Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: […]

Solar Variability and Terrestrial Climate

A new report issued by the National Research Council (NRC), “The Effects of Solar Variability on Earth’s Climate,” lays out some of the surprisingly complex ways that solar activity can make itself felt on our planet. Maybe CO2 is not the main driver of “Global Warming”   Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Solar Variability and Terrestrial […]