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A Catholic scientist speaks on Climate Change

Sophie Caldecott has a wonderful inetrview with Glenn Juday, Professor of Forest Ecology at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks. The interview focuses on climate change, and expresses through Juday’s ideas what a Catholic position should be. As Sophie says, he “has a refreshingly positive attitude towards the issue of global climate change.” I have spoken at […]

Lobsters and Humans Getting Along

There is an interesting artcicle in the NYT on the current lobster boom in Maine. To a large extent this is due to human intervention, strict conservation laws, that have strengthened the lobster population. In the long run, 15 years, the effects seem to be visible. As an undergraduate student at Bowdoin College I remember […]