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IM/MATERIALISM: The solution to many of our environmental problems is to value things more

IM/MATERIALISM: The solution to many of our environmental problems is to value things more

Join me for a brief thought exercise, will you? Or skip a few lines down. I don’t know how much time you have for thought exercises. (adsbygoogle...
May 17, 2015 × 0 comments

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WRITING IN THE SKY: Destroying the planet or keeping it healthy rests in human hands

WRITING IN THE SKY: Destroying the planet or keeping it healthy rests in human hands

The following article has been excerpted from The Anthropocene: The Human Era and How it Shapes Our Planet by Christian Schwägerl, a...
November 27, 2014 × 0 comments

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WILDLIFE ISN’T A PROBLEM: Let’s stop calling it that

WILDLIFE ISN’T A PROBLEM: Let’s stop calling it that

Inevitably in late summer, we hear all kinds of stories about encounters with wildlife, either in parks or backyards, or from...
September 10, 2014 × 1 comment

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MARS OR BUST: Why do we want to land a person on Mars?

MARS OR BUST: Why do we want to land a person on Mars?

A poll conducted by Explore Mars and Phillips & Company found that 71 per cent of Americans surveyed are confident that...
December 27, 2013 × 1 comment

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SUSTAINABILITY: Is it still possible?

SUSTAINABILITY: Is it still possible?

According to Dictionary.com, the word sustainable means, “pertaining to a system that maintains its own viability by using...
December 9, 2013 × 1 comment

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HOPE FOR THE ENVIRONMENT: Changing our approach to inspire ecological health

HOPE FOR THE ENVIRONMENT: Changing our approach to inspire ecological health

As parents, we know intuitively how important love is to learning. Love fuels persistence. British philosopher Alfred North Whitehead...
August 31, 2013 × 0 comments

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WHAT HAS NATURE EVER DONE FOR US?: How wildlife decimation affects the economy and our well-being

WHAT HAS NATURE EVER DONE FOR US?: How wildlife decimation affects the economy and our well-being

$34 billion: Costs associated with the loss of vultures in India $310: Annual value per hectare of pest control by birds in a...
July 10, 2013 × 0 comments

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LETTER FROM THE FUTURE: Legacy—not a love story with the Earth

LETTER FROM THE FUTURE: Legacy—not a love story with the Earth

Hey there Mr. Prime Minister, President, King, Despot, Corporate Mogul and globally cloned counterparts—congratulations from...
May 24, 2013 × 0 comments

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THE DISAPPEARING MALE: The effect of fossil fuels on male birth rate and men’s health

THE DISAPPEARING MALE: The effect of fossil fuels on male birth rate and men’s health

We can choose to give up smoking, to stop taking drugs, to lose weight, to get fit. We demand labelling of GMO products, but we...
February 27, 2013 × 2 comments