Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Further Reflections on the Declaration

We have just celebrated this nation’s Founding, but debate abounds on the meaning of the Declaration of Independence.  How significant is this document?

Fish Gotta Swim, Birds Gotta Fly, and Peter Gleick Gotta Lie

With apologies to Oscar Hammerstein, I ain't "lovin' dat man of mine." And why would I after the crimes

'The Science is Settled' is a Mirage

Hold on to your hats.  Atomic weights have been changed for five elements shown by the June 12, 2013,  announcement

Fed Fuel Regulations Throw Md., Va. Carnival Cruise Jobs Overboard

The Environmental Protection Agency acts as if every new burdensome demand makes a huge difference for the health and wellbeing of humans, in addition to claims that its costly, excessive regulatio

Hot Weather and Climate Change—a Mountain From a Molehill?

On Sunday, Death Valley temperatures reached 129oF, a new June record high for the

Raise Standards for Teachers and Free Them to Teach

Criticizing teachers is like criticizing policemen or mothers, but romanticizing the U.S.

Thoughts About Utility-Scale Solar Energy

This paper discusses issues with regard to solar energy installations in Georgia and the controversy of the Georgia Public Service Commission mandating a 500 Megawatt utility-size solar p

Arbitrary Spectrum Policy

The  FCC is picking market winners and losers again.

Exposing the Global Warming Fraud

Last week President Obama announced a far-reaching plan to require reduction in carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, mandate increased vehicle mileage, and authorize more subsidies for solar