Why we didn’t die – The Short Story of Toba Tuff

We humans are great at imagining really bad things. It is part of our particular survival strategy. Thinking of all possible disaster scenarios and then planning for them. The thinking of doomsday scenarios is what we are particularly good at. The planning not so much. So, if you take two disaster scenarios, why not combine…

Volcano or Environmental Disaster?

One thing I have come to understand about volcanoes is the long term effect they have on the environment. To really understand the size and impact of a volcanic eruption we have to put into perspective by comparing the effect with the environmental disasters we as humans have caused. During the last year or so…

Apocalypsathon; Post 21/12/12 Appeal…

Send your urgent and much needed donations for those poor unfortunate endotheworlders who were not wiped out (they must be devastated) to schteve’sschwissbanking.ch Please spare a thought and a dime for those not raptured up to heaven in the recent non- apocalypse; give generously, it’s nearly christmas after all… I intend to set up a refuge high…