WORSENING AMERICAN DROUGHT BRINGS NEW DANGERS

WORSENING AMERICAN DROUGHT BRINGS NEW DANGERS

The great American drought is steadily getting worse. Indeed, we may run out of superlatives to describe it in the next few months and years. The first link reports that half the American West is under extreme or exceptional drought classifications. It also reports...
A SEVERE PLAGUE OF MICE HITS AUSTRALIA

A SEVERE PLAGUE OF MICE HITS AUSTRALIA

Can you visualize what it would be like to have a plague of mice (or any type of rodent) hit your city or region? Imagine having so many mice that they consume foodstuffs, get into houses and farm properties, die off in vast numbers but still keep coming in large...
IMPORTANT MILITARY DEVELOPMENTS

IMPORTANT MILITARY DEVELOPMENTS

Periodically, I post about military developments about which I think readers of this blog should know. This is another such occasion. There are a number of important military developments or changes that do affect the global power balance. I’ll begin with a very...