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Archive for July, 2008

Notes on An Inconvenient Truth

Friday, July 18th, 2008

About the time I started working on my M.A., Al Gore released his excellent film ‘An Inconvenient Truth’. As I was studying climate change, I wrote a set of extensive notes about the content of the movie. The notes are focused on the scientific and political material rather than his personal anecdotes. Notes on An […]

Commercial and Social Factors

Thursday, July 17th, 2008

I wrote this essay 10 years ago for a 2nd year bachelors level project. I’ve decided to include it here because the approach of visiting industrial companies and interviewing key members of staff is similar to that which I am proposing for my PhD. Ford was seen to be proactively developing cleaner technologies, whereas Aston Martin and […]