Surferbird News-links: Autonomous Vehicles and the Future of Driving

Today's post is all about autonomous vehicles. Will humans drive cars in the future? And, if not, can we trust self-driving cars to make good decisions? Explore these questions and more in today's exceptional articles. Vroom, vroom! OK, I went a little too far on the silliness.

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Surferbird News-links: Capturing and Storing Carbon Dioxide

Here's a summary of current carbon dioxide capture and storage technologies followed by two videos on the BECCS process. All information is based on an article by Elizabeth Kolbert, published November 20, 2017, in The New Yorker. I provided a link to the article, below.

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Surferbird News-links, 66th Edition

More images of fall, crazy CO₂ levels, risk of 3 degree increase in global temperatures by 2100, reforesting the Amazon, ancient corn, 2017 guide to green electronics, the meaning of happiness and an autumn earworm.

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Surferbird News-links, 65th Edition, Happy Halloween!

Today's spooky edition of Surferbird News-links includes: stories and facts about crows and bones; a link to an interview with Scott Pruitt; dicamba, the weed killing ghoul; health effects of climate change, fear and personal development and a Halloween earworm.

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Surferbird News-links, 64th Edition

Photographs of fall; the polar vortex and melting Arctic sea ice; evaporation as a renewable energy source; potassium and vascular health; pesticides in honey; clothes made from methane; MS and gut microbes; autism and the environment; beautiful masculinity, Dan Fogelberg and so much more. 

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Surferbird News-links, 63rd Edition

Repealing the Clean Power Plan, listening to trees, California fires, forest soils and carbon dioxide loss, climate change and grass-fed beef, eco-friendly clothing, solar panel tariffs, weed-eating goats, how squirrels sort their nuts, LA's palm trees and more.

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Surferbird News-links, 62nd Edition

Exploring Antarctica's caves, rivers and volcanoes; the ozone layer and climate change; pink chocolate; backyard chickens; vitamins B-6 and B-12; Jaguar, Nissan Leaf and Volkswagen; furniture made from trash; gender and the brain and more.

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