Author: Ben Dalziel

The Dregs

My backyard neighbor is a military research institute. It’s a spacious facility, with many wings and layers. There are a few big satellite dishes that you can see…

What Have We Done With Stardust – Part Two

The question is so important I think the news should make frequent reference to it, perhaps as a mandatory tagline, e.g. “The New York Times  – What We Have Done…

What Have We Done With Stardust – Part One

Babies are born bluegray – the color of predawn sky. For the first time, atmospheric oxygen diffuses across the membranes of their lungs and into their bloodstream, where…

Homeopathic Climate Science

“Like cures like” is the central dictum of homeopathy, an alternative medical practice in which a source of disease is also used as the cure. I like to…