climate change

10 Aug 2017

City of San Francisco Still Invests Hundreds of Millions in Fossil Fuel Companies

The San Francisco Pension fund is valued at $21 billion with $475 million being actively invested in fossil fuel companies. If SFERS eventually commits to divestment, it will be the largest pension in the country to do so.

Guest Writer 1
01 Aug 2017

Global Warming Poses Threat to Wine Making

Guest Post By: Kate Harveston At this point, all but the staunchest of global warming deniers have come around. Even when you know something is happening, it can be difficult to take action. Sometimes it has to hit you in the face. Sometimes, it has to hit you in the drink.

Guest Writer 0
18 Oct 2016

We Need to Build Housing, Not Ugly Hi-Rises On Landfill

Why the new hi-rises built on landfill are in big trouble, and why Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are the best option for increasing density in San Francisco

P Segal - Bohemian Archivist 6
06 Jan 2010

This Week @ Down to a Science: Animal Sex

Do your genitals explode? Do you have a penis growing on your head?  Does your copulation last 10 weeks? Are you 200,000 times smaller than your mate? Are your sex toys made of leaves and twigs?  Do you drug your lover with a no-cheating potion?  Knowing this audience, I suspect

Chloe - Pennywise Reporter 0