Bombs dropped during the Second World War were felt to the edge of space

We’ve come a long way from being scared, scrawny apes in the savannah.

Since 2003 Coal consumption has increased 9x faster than Wind energy and 40x than Solar

Some of us like to think that the energy needs of the future will be supplied by clean and renewable energy sources, but a recent report released by the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research leads us through the mist and shows a cruel reality: coal, the dominant energy source in the world today, will continue to be the prime fuel

A map of the undersea cables from 1901

  It really looks like a pond, doesn’t it?