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Comment on Panel: Biochar by James Bruges by James Bruges

Feb 05, 2013 Comments Off on Comment on Panel: Biochar by James Bruges by James Bruges by
Patrick Not really. It's called entropy. The process that reduces complex life to dust. It happens all the time, not just by fire or pyrolysis. 'The total mass of bio' is not constant, it continually increases and decreases. By growing biomass in desert sand entropy is reversed. James
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Comment on Panel: Biochar by James Bruges by James Bruges

Jan 29, 2013 Comments Off on Comment on Panel: Biochar by James Bruges by James Bruges by
Patrick. Thanks for your response and the attached article, which I found interesting because you obviously know so much more about nature’s mechanisms than I do. When the use of biochar is driven by neoliberal economics (as with all aspects of life) it has dangers, as pointed out by BiofuelWatch.
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Biochar (from Sharing for Survival)

Jan 22, 2013 Comments Off on Biochar (from Sharing for Survival) by
James Bruges provides a useful overview of biochar - charcoal produced for agricultural purposes - based on research from India, the UK and Mozambique. One hope for biochar is for increased global food production while permanently enhancing soil. The other hope is that it could help the struggle against climate change.
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Derivatives: Weapons of mass destruction

Nov 29, 2011 Comments Off on Derivatives: Weapons of mass destruction by
For Adam Smith, “Goods can serve many other purposes besides purchasing money, but money can serve no other purpose besides purchasing goods.” Banks and financial traders have other ideas. They are now running a parallel economy in which money makes money out of money. The volume of this trade is ten times the volume of trade in goods and services, and traders extract money that other mortals can’t possibly aspire to. No wonder it causes havoc.
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The Cabal

Nov 13, 2011 2 Comments by
The financial world has out-stripped the real world. Our current economic crisis is too good an opportunity to miss since it allows radical action to be taken.
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