Kevin Schofield's writings, observations, and other pointless distractions
Here is a pointer to a great article with a maritime history lesson: sea captains used to intentionally create small oil spills around their ships during rough weather in order to calm the seas. And it worked.
A new study released by Washington State University shows a very unintuitive result: killing gray wolves increases the likelihood of livestock killings the following year. The explanation makes sense, once you hear it.