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December 2014 coastal scu...

December 2014 coastal scuttlebutt

When science goes bonkers After seeing the popular movie Interstellar, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was...

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Unfortunately, Jindal rem...

Unfortunately, Jindal remains perfectly true to character

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Readers of LaCoastPost are well aware of my distaste for our governor, who, even after six...

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Percy Viosca, the MR-GO a...

Percy Viosca, the MR-GO and misleading coastal mapping

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Percy Viosca During the late 1920s a prescient naturalist named Percy Viosca, Jr. warned...

Speculation on the whereabouts of way...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Background Between April 20 and July 15 2010 an estimated 4.9 million barrels of crude oil was...

Speculation on the whereabouts of wayward oil.
posted on: Sep 15, 2010 | author: Admin

Governor refuses to rethink rationale...

by Len Bahr, PhD* The sordid saga of Gov. Jindal’s coastal sand plan During mid-May rumors spread about a...

Governor refuses to rethink rationale for risky sand berms
posted on: Sep 7, 2010 | author: Admin

September Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily ...

September 15 The September meeting of the Coastal...

September Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily mini-posts
posted on: Sep 1, 2010 | author: Admin

Query to Admiral Allen: what about ta...

by Anonymous Contributor Don’t cry over spilled oil, sell what’s left! I agree with Len Bahr’s...

Query to Admiral Allen: what about tapping, rather than capping Macondo?
posted on: Aug 30, 2010 | author: Admin
Build business, not berms with BP bucks!

Build business, not berms with BP bucks!

posted on: Aug 17, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Lessons learned – or not from the BP blowout You’ve doubtless heard the proverb that it’s better to...

August Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily miniposts (continued)

August Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily miniposts (...

posted on: Aug 16, 2010 | author: Admin

August 31 Public perception of post-disaster presidential performance –...

Anticipating Jindal’s second act: “Too much of a good thing?”

Anticipating Jindal’s second act: “Too much o...

posted on: Aug 12, 2010 | author: Admin

by Bill Nuttle* All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and entrances; And one man in his...

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