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John Muir

John Muir (21. 4. 1838 – 24. 12. 1914) was a naturalist, geologist, writer  and self-taught botanist who was born in Dunbar, Scotland. His father decided to move with his family to the United States when he was eleven years old. 425 more words

John Muir

Texas in all its Texas glory

Apparently I am really bad at communicating things, like the fact that I was in Texas for six weeks. So here is how I even got there in the first place: 1,329 more words

John Muir On Nature's Gift of Connectedness, Freedom and Peace

A meditative read from naturalist (and brilliant writer) John Muir, one of the earliest advocates for preservation of our National Parks. In The Wisdom of John Muir… 391 more words

Philosophy

Naked News

A poem I wrote about the recent nude photo leaking. This is a commentary on the media’s attention to the subject.

Did you hear the news breaking today? 168 more words

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Jane Eyre's Cormorant

I attribute my new interest in cormorants  to Jane Eyre.  During my most recent long car trip from Mustoe, Virginia, to Ithaca, New York,  I listened to an audio version of… 1,901 more words

Natural History

This Natural Chick Rocks! One on One w/ Zarah Charm

You don’t have to be a natural girl to know this woman, but it would make more sense if you were.

I met Zarah Charm… 676 more words

HOW Are You Smart?

A useful graphic for children and teachers/parents – illustrating some (but not all) of the various ways individuals can be smart – according to Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences.

Education