Adding to Georgia’s woes, a major ice storm is now predicted for large parts of Georgia and South Carolina, Wednesday into Thursday, including Atlanta. Power outages lasting several days are expected. If this pans out it definitely will be a winter to remember in Atlanta.
Michael Tobis, editor-in-chief of Planet3.0 and site cofounder, has always been interested in the interface between science and public policy. He holds a doctorate from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences where he developed a 3-D ocean model on a custom computing platform. He has been involved in sustainability conversations on the internet since 1992, has been a web software developer since 2000, and has been posting sustainability articles on the web since 2007.