Vikings Were Not White Supremacists

And white supremacists who claim to be Heathens in order to justify their hateful beliefs are wrong.

Vikings Were Not White Supremacists

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. The word “Viking” entered the Modern English language in 1807, at a time of growing nationalism and empire building. In the decades that followed, enduring stereotypes about Vikings developed, such as wearing horned helmets and belonging to a society where only men wielded high… Continue reading “Vikings Were Not White Supremacists”

Our Pollution May Actually Be Causing Thunderstorms

As a Thorian it’s only natural that I love and am fascinated by thunderstorms. Popular Science magazine recently reported on how humanity is helping create more thunderstorms which – as much as I may love them – isn’t necessarily a good thing.

Our pollution might actually be causing thunderstorms

Ships could seed clouds for lightning. Lightning strikes the water as San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) navigates between storms. The Essex Amphibious Ready Group is currently operating in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Liam Kennedy/Released Lightning tends to trigger in us… Continue reading “Our Pollution May Actually Be Causing Thunderstorms”