Monthly Archives: October 2015

Uninhabitable: Indonesia, the Gulf, and Pope Francis

The wildfires in Indonesia are the worst such outbreak in recorded human history.  Prior to this, the worst such outbreak was also in Indonesia, in 1997.  1997 was also a record El  Nino year, but the fires this year are wo much worse than 1997 that any comparison is a weak one.  Further, wildfire problems […]