Leverage, confidence and the credit crunch

My proposition is about the economic circumstances that now prevail. I think lack of confidence created a fall in prices, which by the process of leverage operating more quickly in reverse in turn created a lack of liquidity (or money) the so called credit crunch, which is really a confidence crunch. Continue reading

Can plankton help us fight climate change?

The planet is now only able to store away half the carbon dioxide that is put into its atmosphere each day. The carbon dioxide that is not stored remains in the air for around a hundred years, creating an ever increasing barrier of insulation around the planet that prevents heat from escaping, causing global warming.  A moment’s thought tells us that we must not hold emissions at any level, but constantly decrease them to below 80% if we are to reverse climate change. Continue reading