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Work and Play

At the end of the month I’m travelling again. Going to France for a conference. But combining the trip with a visit to some friends who live in Switzerland. 731 more words

Train Travel

Bacon and Eggs Footprint

Bacon and Egg Breakfast

Bacon and eggs for breakfast has been a fairly regular go-to meal in my home, at least once a week. While I was preparing this I thought this would be a great meal to have a deeper look at and understand what this very common breakfast has for an environmental footprint. 3,114 more words

Personal data mining: Air miles and non-air miles

It’s been a relatively good start to 2015. At least in terms of my flying miles reduction. Or flying kilometres since using miles is silly. 1,244 more words

Train Travel

Into the Woods? or, Is Big Data Simply Enough?

The problems of how visualize our rapidly growing environmental footprint–and map the concept of a footprint over time–have found a new answer in the rendering of topographical and thematic layers that serve to chart the degradation of forests and deforestation.   14,194 more words

Google Maps

Transforming our local community

Like all great adventures, this event started with an idea. As the saying goes ‘change begins at home’. With that notion steeped well into our core, we began our journey to plan this event in Harfield Village, where Project 90 is based. 214 more words

Project 90

A Sacred Act

“Healing the wounds of the earth and its people does not require saintliness or a political party, only gumption and persistence. it is not a liberal or a conservative activity; it is a sacred act.

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Sustainability

Reconnecting

Today I enjoyed time with two friends in two separate food-related endeavors. One of them crazy enough to get up early and go questing for a supposedly killer purslane haul. 156 more words

Resilience