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The good oil

I was recently introduced to the theory of abiogenic petroleum origin. Adopting the Facebook dogma that mere ignorance of a subject should not prevent one from expressing strong opinions about said subject, I thought I would...

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#Dutton is trending

I spent quite a lot of time today mournfully reflecting on the deeply disappointing state of political discourse as it operates just now. About the ludicrously littoral state of the discussion: meaning not benthic,...

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Is it getting warmer?

I have recently been bothered by a plethora of homilies that seek to bluntly denigrate a number of anomalies that punctuate the (mostly) equilibrium of the weather, and they’ve led me since to ask...

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Young Mr Stoker

Young Mr Stoker, Re-insurance broker, often dreamt of the stars. More precisely, though not quite so nicely, He dreamt of the endless shoals of risks That danced and whirled about them. Visions of tranches,...