JAMA Peak petroleum and public
health by Howard Frumkin, MD, DrPH; Jeremy Hess, MD, MPH; Stephen
Greenhouse gas emissions hit danger mark: scientist
Flannery said the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
report will show that greenhouse gas in the atmosphere in mid-2005 had
reached about 455 parts per million of carbon dioxide equivalent -- a
level [which was] not expected for another 10 years
St. Thomas professor Marv Davidov said: "As a Jew who experienced real
anti-Semitism as a child, I'm deeply disturbed that a man like Tutu
could be labeled anti-Semitic and silenced like this. I deeply resent
the Israeli lobby trying to silence any criticism of its policy. It
does a great disservice to Israel and to all Jews."
06 Dec Who says older people can't be good activists? Or
artists? Or both? Poems and more by this fellow are on google
video.. My two favorite:
Sept 2006, a blog
of my strategic articles (backup copy here)
Oct 06: Living with Joanna for a half-year now...
Visiting Associate Professor at Cornell University during
my 2006-2007 sabbatical
Gallery updated with photos of my sweetie.
Teaching online course for students
whose life/academics have been disrupted by hurricanes Katrina/Rita.
(Oct 05-Dec 05).
2005: 20 years without owning a TV set. Great decision.
Spring 2005: Numeracy Across the Curriculum
awarded for 2005-2006.
1) Poem of the Land Mine Museum
2)How Much Does it Cost?
Successfully secured for Patricia Allison an invitation to speak at
Salisb. Univ. (Jan 05) for May
05 talk(s), permaculture workshop, and more.
Maryland 2004 Outstanding Teaching Award http://barzilai.org/cv.html#cvhonors
2004: 10 years of vegan diet (not counting honey)
Successfully secured for Julian
Darley an invitation to speak at Salisb. Univ. (Nov 04)
Gave talk at UU fellowship on peak oil and climate
change, Oct 10
HB's Alternative economic vision (retirement) article published by
Dale Allen Pfeiffer (Fall 04)
$50,000 Supplemental Grant
from NSF awarded (Fall 04)
Spring 04: Awarded promotion to Associate Professor
Jan 04: Awarded tenure
to Extinction and
now: how mankind is sleepwalking to the end of the Earth London
More here (News updates)
gone mad) Monbiot:
sixth mass extinction on earth's history is right now
(even wikipedia has an entry
about this but see previous article at the American Institute for