The only thing worse than 2016 is that it was followed by 1984.

Title shamelessly stolen from a Matt Haig tweet, https://twitter.com/matthaig1/status/825863215003336704. I will not hide the blatant fact that I have been experiencing something of a writer's block over the past couple of months. There is so much negativity in the world today - perhaps more than I had ever been conscious of at any point in … Continue reading The only thing worse than 2016 is that it was followed by 1984.

A Plastic Dream

Plastics. Numerous varieties, shapes, sizes; methods of production; lifetime; mineralisation rates... or lack thereof. I am no chemist. But I'll let you in on this big, big secret: the word being circulated like the marine debris in so-called Garbage Patches is that yes, most plastics do break down eventually. Rates of degradation are much slower in … Continue reading A Plastic Dream

A Mildly Angry Rant on Climate Change.

Only the delusional among the human species would disagree with the concrete fact that the Earth's changing climate is having a heavily negative impact on most aspects of life, which may be irreversible according to IPCC. And I state this as fact; just dig deep past the media sugar coating and read up some IPCC … Continue reading A Mildly Angry Rant on Climate Change.