what do Manhattan and ancient Pompeii have in common? Hint: Doom

Posted: November 28, 2012 in science-ish, the tea party
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“Being oblivious to approaching doom is a consistent human trait.  We are a hopeful, gullible and greedy species. Most of us imagine we can be the last one out of the burning casino with hundred-dollar bills stuffed in every pocket.”

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by David Horsey, from the LA Times

Thanks to my friend Steve B. for this one.   I’ve been wanting to add a “sciency” section on the blog…I’ve had requests for thoughts on issues around global warming, evolution and more.   Let the science-denial fun begin!

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