IN THE DRUMBEAT of bad news about global warming, some economists offer a ray of light: people are getting older, and old people use less energy. The economists calibrated a sophisticated model of the economy and emissions with three divergent population growth scenarios, corresponding to different assumptions about fertility, mortality, and immigration. In every scenario, accounting for aging reduced predicted emissions by almost 40 percent in one scenario.
Fortunately this year’s gala appears to be Swayze free. March 28 29This all ages event has yet to release its full schedule, but headliners for the spring al fresco gathering are My Chemical Romance on March 28 and Fergie on March 29. For families that may not be interested in listening to Fergie wax poetic on her lovely lady lumps, the festival also features a Lil’ Rockers kids area.
It happened with Bush and it happened with Obama. Instead of fear for our country or gloating in victory, I hope we would channel our energies into actively pushing our representatives to work together for the best economic solutions. That doesn come solely from the Left and it doesn come solely from the Right.
Paper airport entry passes will be done away with.No more hand baggage stamping at Pune airport25 Dec 2017Be prepared for intensive frisking and baggage security checks at airports this festive season and New Year. The Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) has sent an alert to all airports operators and airlines to maintain highest level of vigil in wake of feared terror attacks.Panel to finalise regulations for drones, says govt20 Jul 2017New Delhi, July 20 () The civil aviation ministry has set up a committee, which includes officers from security agencies, to finalise the regulations for use of drones, Union Minister Jayant Sinha said today.NIIT Tech Q1 net profit surges 79% to 51.3 cr28 Jul 2017New Delhi, Jul 20 () NIIT Technologies today reported 79.5 per cent jump in consolidated net profit to Rs 51.3 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2017. NIIT’s net profit stood at Rs 28.6 crore in the year ago period.
I have always thought it much more a sign of remembrance to be using a dead persons tools than it is to visit a gravestone. Every time I use one of the tools that I received from my high school best friends dad, my own brother, my former neighbor, or my dad I definitely think back to the good they brought (and built) in the world while alive. Carrying on their legacy building more things using their former tools is my way of honoring them.