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First impressions of Lisbon

There wasn’t much time to prepare for the trip to Portugal. I read during my layover in Munich. The historical entry point to Lisbon was the Praça do Comércio. 406 more words


Support Edible Utensils, Reduce Plastic

Click the image above to go to the video on this new company’s page at Kickstarter, and then scroll down if you want to pre-order items to support the mission: 331 more words


Saving Our Vultures

“Vultures are usually scavenging birds of prey: the New World vultures, including the Californian and Andean condors; and the Old World vultures, including the birds that are seen scavenging on carcasses of dead animals on African plains. 1,236 more words


Musical Ecology

When a musician of this talent dedicates his life to mastery of instruments that keep an old tradition alive, we take notice. When he describes  J.S. 597 more words


Forward To The Past

A few days ago I mentioned, in reference to my recent visit to Belize, an earlier visit to Tikal in Guatemala. In the photo above, taken in 1999, three future Raxa Collective contributors ( 567 more words


Ecosystem Services in Paris Agreement

We’ve reviewed ecosystem services several times over the years, including payment for them, the potential for ecotourism as a service, and we’re glad to read that the idea is becoming popular again with the new Paris Agreement. 517 more words


Milkweed buds

At this time last year, we had just planted our milkweed seeds in the new butterfly garden.  We had loads of milkweed plants by the end of the summer, but none truly bloomed.  66 more words