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November 6, 2012

I wrote this essay to offer some essential information about our world and the future of our species, adding my voice to the many cries of alarm over the environmental crisis (lately reaching criticality). [More…]

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McCluney 2016 Slide Shows & Links

In 2016, Dr. McCluney made slide presentations to several audiences in Brevard County Florida covering a variety of energy and environmental topics. They have been split here into pdf versions on the subjects indicated. Click on the topic below to see the pdf of the slides. You can also download any of these pdf files onto your device.

Below the list of slide shows are links to pdf files of a couple of McCluney’s essays on the anti-science and climate change denials in the politics of energy and environmental reform.

At the bottom of this page is “Related Hyperlinks”, connecting to another pdf document providing hyperlinks to topics covered in the slide shows and on the subjects of political action, fake news, and the war on science.

I History: Fossil Fuels to the Industrial Revolution


II Climate Change: Causes and Consequences


III Renewable Energy: Technology and Economics


IV Inhibitors to Political Action on Climate Change


V Climate Action Organizations Working to Reverse Climate Change

You might also like to read the essay below, an expanded version of slide show IV above, posted under Educational Materials. Here’s the link: 

Some Political Aspects of the Environmental and Energy Crises

There is also another perspective on this same problem, from 2015, posted under Educational Materials on this web site:

Anti-Science and Anti-Environment are not Just Political Stances

Here is the link to the pdf document containing relevant web links on these and related topics:

Related Hyperlinks