Power Hour: Eric Dennis on How to Detect Pseudoscience – The Case of Bill McKibben and Catastrophic Global Warming

Download Episode 23 with Eric Dennis” Bill McKibben’s recent article, “The Terrifying New Math of Global Warming”, has caused a sensation on the Internet. Typical coverage is the Huffington Post’s awestruck “McKibben’s Climate Change Masterpiece Is Strictly by the Numbers”. My colleague, physicist Eric Dennis and I read the piece and we both judged it as incontrovertible pseudo-science, skewed from …

Power Hour: Ken Green on the Value of Energy

Ken Green, an energy expert at the American Enterprise Institute and author of “Abundant Energy” joins Alex Epstein this week on Power Hour.  Make sure not to miss this one, it’s chock-full of vital information everyone needs to know. Download Episode 22 – Ken Green on the Value of Energy Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes

Power Hour: Alex Epstein on How to Think About Energy Issues (Part 1)

I am out of town for this week and next–way out of town, all the way in Turkey–so I’m going solo for two episodes, answering listener questions (submit on my Facebook page) with a focus on how to think about energy issues. This week’s episode is about 45 minutes, and focuses on thinking about the relationship between government and energy. …

Power Hour: Marlo Lewis on The War on Coal

On this week’s Power Hour, Marlo Lewis of the Competitive Enterprise Institute breaks down the war against the world’s fastest growing source of energy: coal. Download Episode 17 with Marlo Lewis Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes

Power Hour: Pierre Desrochers on The Locavore’s Dilemma

On the latest edition of Power Hour, author and geographer Pierre Desrochers discusses his (amazing) new book, The Locavore’s Dilemma. Dr. Desrochers tells fascinating story after fascinating story about how global, industrial agriculture is essential to life, and how the “local,” anti-industrial food movement is a threat to it. Make sure to share this episode with your friends and Like …

The Truth About Chernobyl in One Minute

A horrendous-looking movie called “The Chernobyl Diaries” is coming out on May 25. Which is a good occasion to learn the truth about Chernobyl. Here’s Dr. Jay Lehr on “The Best of Power Hour.” [audio: http://industrialprogress.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/JL-The-Truth-about-Chernobyl.mp3] The Truth about Chernobyl in One Minute In this segment, recorded a year ago, Dr. Lehr also predicts that no one will die from …