Zharkova’s latest analysis suggests that a repeat of a Maunder Minimum-style spell of global cooling will run through solar cycles 25–27 (2020–2053).
ROBERT STEELE: This is very important because in combination with all the other depradations against our food supply we could face a real crisis if counter-measures are not devised. In my view the US Intelligence Community has been an abject failure at combining holistic analytics and true cost economics — it would be too much to expect them to champion Open Source Everything Engineering (OSEE). I have however changed my view about cutting the IC by 70%. I have instead embraced Bill Golden’s view that we need to re-direct the wasted 70% toward Global Coverage, Third World, and Domestic Integrity targets.
Deteriorating water quality worldwide is slashing the economic potential of heavily polluted areas, according to a new World Bank report, released on Tuesday. It also warns that the “invisible crisis of water quality” is threatening human and environmental well-being.