From the other end of the political spectrum, Peter Glover is to launch a new website which will “present the case for global warming de-hyping and non-alarmism”, which sounds like it is going to be fun. Peter really, REALLY, doesn’t like environmentalists (environMENTALists he calls them) but he’s better at invective and sarcasm than he is at science. I’m looking forward to it. I’m just hoping there’ll be comments. [If you’re after solid information about climate change, you could do a lot worse than RealClimate, a really splendid (if sometimes rather technical) blog by a group of climate scientists.
Ramblin’ Folkie takes us for a walk on Gower and waxes lyrical about the qualities of this lovely corner of Wales. It’s true, Swansea and Gower do seem to have the ability to hold people enthralled. It isn’t always a good thing.
Gambling Watch Global continues to be a good source of useful information about trends in gambling. Well worth keeping an eye on, especially at a time when the British government has come up with the extraordinary idea that gambling is a route to economic regeneration.
Finally, Compass, the Christian wiki, has gone through a bit of a revival after lying dormant for too long and being laid waste by spammers. New contributors have made great efforts at clearing up — now we need to have a go at recruiting some more people to add content. How about you?