Robert T. Smith

Robert T. Smith

Robert T. Smith is an environmental scientist and co-owner of KU Resources, Inc., an environmental management and site development engineering company. He has guest lectured at Grove City College and is a guest commentator for The Center for Vision & Values.

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Climate change deliberation: Taking Occam’s razor to proxy data

February 5, 2014 | by | Topic: Science & Technology

It is quite often the case that the simplest explanation is the correct explanation.  The namesake for this principle comes from the English philosopher and theologian, Franciscan friar William of Ockham. It is called Occam’s razor.  From various sources, Occam’s … More>

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Energy: Pennsylvania’s Choice, America’s Model

April 25, 2012 | by | Topic: American History & Presidents, Economics & Political Systems, Media & Culture

We can’t drill our way to energy independence. Or so proclaims the president and many of his supporters. Here in Pennsylvania, the proclamation rings hollow; we are in the midst of a historic natural gas boom.

Pennsylvania has … More>

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Pennsylvania’s Green Eco-Slumber

January 15, 2010 | by | Topic: Economics & Political Systems

As a poster child for liberal energy policies throughout the country, Pennsylvania’s Governor Ed Rendell has issued the edict to grow the state’s energy resources greener. Huge sums of taxpayer-supplied subsidy and stimulus have been funneled into the greening of … More>

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