Paul Farrell’s 10 Reasons Not To Buy Stocks Until After The Next Market Crash http://bit.ly/enQVG8
Rick Rule: Caution, Extreme Volatility Ahead – http://bit.ly/dK4jim
S&P – Potentially Ominous Turn http://bit.ly/fuZwhC
Behind Portugal’s Inevitable Default – Arithmetic Evidence Showing Exactly How and When It Should Happen | zero hedge http://bit.ly/grQjik
No, The Big Banks Have Not “Paid Back” Government Bailouts and Subsidies – Washington’s Blog: http://bit.ly/gPD3Z4
Climate change stuff
AFP: More plant growth could slow but not halt global warming: NASA: http://bit.ly/eDwMRj
Study Charts How Underground CO2 Can Leach Metals into Water | SolveClimate News: http://bit.ly/hErZAB
Africa selling soil carbon credit. Is it worth it? See the new groundbreaking project http://ow.ly/3l4Fc
Cleantech & Energy stuff
Some Economics of the Great Coal Game | Oil Price.com: http://bit.ly/gWYRv1 – a very good piece
The Press Association: Energy prices ‘to rise by 25%’: http://bit.ly/ibn1dt – will rise more in my opinion.
Global warming heats oil and coal sectors Jon Markman’s Speculations – : http://bit.ly/eu8Apw – includes comments on the gulf stream
Climate change: who cares? – Al Jazeera English: http://bit.ly/hxxn6c
AFP: Subarctic wildfires a ‘runaway climate change’ risk: http://bit.ly/g94tt2
Age of Cheap Oil Is Over: IEA’s Chief Economist: http://bit.ly/gGQzWK
Tony Lodge: We have the chance to lead world with a new clean fuel – Yorkshire Post: http://bit.ly/fBXppq
Seed Aid is Big Business: http://bit.ly/h8kI5L
Cocoa – All Eyes On West Africa | Risk Watchdog http://bit.ly/gpTzhz
Vatican has not endorsed genetically modified food, official says: http://bit.ly/dUU1x7 – The mainstream press pushed yet more GM “mis-information”.
FAO for new taxes to meet climate change impact on agriculture – Business News – News – MSN India: http://bit.ly/gYSoXA
Drought-crippled farmers devastated by flooding – ABC Sydney – Australian Broadcasting Corporation: http://bit.ly/eGf8yc
Staple food crops do not want global warming http://ow.ly/3kgsl – they will yield less, not more
Sustainable Seafood among the biggest trends for 2011 | Nation’s Restaurant News: http://bit.ly/exS1DZ – the next few links help to explain why.
Scientists fear mass extinction as oceans choke – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation): http://bit.ly/eptp1F
We are running out of places to fish: The Spatial Expansion and Ecological Footprint of Fisheries (1950 to Present): http://bit.ly/hIhCo8
The Gulf of Mexico is Dying | Phoenix Rising from the Gulf: http://bit.ly/dGj0nf
Rare metals stuff
GATA’s advertisement in The Wall Street Journal | Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee: http://gata.org/node/wallstreetjournal – for those of you who missed this, it explains many of the concerns regarding the gold and silver markets. Worth a read.
Is There a Short Squeeze in the Silver Market? – http://bit.ly/ghmS6W
Massive Short Squeeze at Hand in Gold and Silver Markets http://bit.ly/i4nw48
South Korea’s autonomous robot gun turrets: deadly from kilometers away: http://bit.ly/hqwCbX – these are the real scary robots. Not the ones that walk around, but the ones that sit there patiently, for years even, until a human target wanders by. Coming soon to critical oil & gas installations in dodgy parts of the world?
Japan’s Robot Picks Only the Ripest Strawberries (video) | Singularity Hub: http://bit.ly/f98UXG