I know I’m in a minority here, but I can’t stand the movie Avatar. The ham-handed anti-science and anti-capitalism message was bad enough, as well as the cliche-ridden plot, but the worst for me was the romanticizing and worshipping of nature and “natural living.” It must seem lovely to people when you leave out the famine, disease, and infant mortality rates. 58 more words
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As we await Wednesday‘s Natural Capital Committee State of the Environment Report, it is time to reconsider the state of the conservation in the UK and the objectives of the environmental community. 1,001 more words
I’m not a geologist, but I know something about erosion: when thousands of free-wheeling tourists go meandering off into nature, they fundamentally disrupt the natural ebb and flow of the environment they came to appreciate. 1,613 more words
The American Lung Association and other NGOs sue the EPA and the EPA awards them grants.
You might wonder if that stinks?