Letter to Editor by Allen Hallmark, Medford Mail Tribune and Ashland Daily Tidings,  November 12, 2019 It is apparently not true that the Roman Emperor Nero played his fiddle while Rome burned in the conflagration of AD 64, although there does seem to be credible evidence that Nero ordered the fire started to clear space […]

Adam Duvernay, Eugene Register Guard, November 10, 2019 (also in Medford Mail Tribune, November 11, 2019) Oregon is not on track to meet the emissions goals it set for itself, and as the U.S. plans to leave the world climate stage, environmentalists worry the state is falling behind. In a dire climate report spearheaded by […]

Seth Borenstein, AP, July 4th 2019 WASHINGTON (AP) — The most effective way to fight global warming is to plant lots of trees, a study says. A trillion of them, maybe more. And there’s enough room, Swiss scientists say. Even with existing cities and farmland, there’s enough space for new trees to cover 3.5 million […]