Dinosaurs Fight Extinction Rebellion

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Date published: 12:46 am, July 17th, 2019 - 159 comments
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Dinosaurs are speeding up our extinction.

Daily review 17/07/2019

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Date published: 5:36 pm, July 17th, 2019 - 67 comments

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Open mike 17/07/2019

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Date published: 7:00 am, July 17th, 2019 - 101 comments

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Daily review 16/07/2019

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Date published: 5:30 pm, July 16th, 2019 - 24 comments

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Make America white again

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Date published: 11:32 am, July 16th, 2019 - 76 comments

Donald Trump has attacked a group of young female Democrat politicians and has claimed they should go back to the country they were born in. Even though they were actually born in the United States.

Watching the rain radar

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Date published: 8:46 am, July 16th, 2019 - 35 comments

lumos helmet

Of all of the inventions that currently make riding bikes safer and more convenient in urban environments, I’d have to say that the rain radar would be number four on my list.

D Day for ETS?

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Date published: 8:32 am, July 16th, 2019 - 70 comments

There are rumours that the Interim Climate Change Committee will propose that agriculture is included in the Emissions Trading Scheme as an interim measure to allow a levy/rebate system that can operate at a farm level.

 

Open mike 16/07/2019

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Date published: 7:00 am, July 16th, 2019 - 121 comments

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Daily review 15/07/2019

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Date published: 5:30 pm, July 15th, 2019 - 19 comments

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Nats must hate Auckland’s building consents boom

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Date published: 8:00 am, July 15th, 2019 - 58 comments

The rate at which the building consents have increased in Auckland, and the shift to a more useful mix, has been incredibly fast. You can understand why National after their decade of failure for housing and transport have been targeting the authors of that success. It highlights National’s economic incompetence.

A Good Week for Conservation

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Date published: 7:26 am, July 15th, 2019 - 10 comments

Three big, bold moves for conserving nature and expanding our awareness of it were announced inn the last week. All of them led by Minister Eugenie Sage.

Open mike 15/07/2019

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Simon Bridges Going Blue in the Face Barking at Green Cars

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Date published: 3:48 pm, July 14th, 2019 - 50 comments

Simon Bridges is barking madly at green cars.

The return of Banks?

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Date published: 11:47 am, July 14th, 2019 - 28 comments

John Banks is reported to be considering another run at the Auckland mayoralty.

Aussies – utterly predictable right down to the last words.

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Date published: 11:01 am, July 14th, 2019 - 30 comments

It isn’t often that I read a sports story. My view was that if you aren’t doing a sport, then what is the point in watching others doing it? Work on something that you can do. However a title on an aussie ABC article caught me – “New Zealand earn genuine respect”. Now that was unusual…

 

Open mike 14/07/2019

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How To Get There 14/7/19

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Date published: 7:00 am, July 14th, 2019 - 31 comments

Welcome to TS’s Sunday think piece. It’s a blank sheet, a tabula rasa, waiting for your thoughts on the future and How To Get There.  

Toll by Stealth

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Date published: 4:17 pm, July 13th, 2019 - 51 comments

A tunnel is like a wormhole to another dimension. It changes people’s behaviour ever so slightly, ever so briefly, without them realising.

Trump’s social media summit

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Date published: 8:57 am, July 13th, 2019 - 36 comments

Donald Trump’s social media summit, a white house gathering of right wing extremists and media trolls, is the complete antithesis of the post Christchurch massacre gathering organised by Jacinda Ardern to address the damage that social media can cause.

Open mike 13/07/2019

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Date published: 7:00 am, July 13th, 2019 - 152 comments

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Daily review 12/07/2019

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Date published: 5:51 pm, July 12th, 2019 - 34 comments

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Sorry no posts today …

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Date published: 1:46 pm, July 12th, 2019 - 36 comments

A chicken crisis will curtail posts from me today sorry.

Open mike 12/07/2019

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Daily review 11/07/2019

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Date published: 5:30 pm, July 11th, 2019 - 11 comments

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Submit or surrender

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Date published: 8:02 am, July 11th, 2019 - 33 comments

The submission period for the Zero Carbon Bill closes shortly.  Please make a submission.  This may be the New Zealand Goverment’s last chance to put in place measures to get us to carbon neutrality in time to make a difference.

Open mike 11/07/2019

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Daily review 10/07/2019

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Date published: 5:30 pm, July 10th, 2019 - 39 comments

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Cannabis, teens, and fecal matter

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Date published: 8:56 am, July 10th, 2019 - 28 comments

I’ve been musing on the subject of minor drugs that are currently illegal and their supply chain. It is early days so far, but almost all of the news coming through from where the recreational use of cannabis has been decriminalised hasn’t indicated dire consequences.  There are some pretty obvious benefits – especially in the quality of supply.

Guest post – Bucking the trend at ECAN

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Date published: 8:47 am, July 10th, 2019 - 26 comments

A guest post from Anthony Rimell about a very disturbing attempt by ECAN to allow the levels of nitrate leach into Christchurch’s water supply to increase.

Open mike 10/07/2019

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Daily review 09/07/2019

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Date published: 5:30 pm, July 9th, 2019 - 74 comments

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