Carbon Non-Neutrality

“Allowing the Keystone pipeline to be built requires a finding that doing so would be in our nation’s interest. And our national interest will be served only if this project does not significantly exacerbate the problem of carbon pollution. The net effects of the pipeline’s impact on our climate will be absolutely critical to determining…

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The Bottle Around the Bubbly

A little small talk tidbit for all those soirées in this month of holiday parties: A bottle of champagne contains around 50 million bubbles, at three times the pressure of a car tire. As an interesting prerequisite to the ‘invention’ of champagne, it was necessary to invent a bottle that could contain the pressure generated…

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