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Dying for Java

Keurig cups make a pretty chain
circling the globe ten times, and again
Drink your fill, enjoy your brew,
marine mammals just have more to chew… 22 more words

Poems

Spring Paddle Announcement

The Friends of Minesing Wetlands are excited to announce two dates when we will be leading trips into the Minesing Wetlands via canoe or kayak! April 23rd and May 7th. 246 more words

Minesing Wetlands

Between Land and Sea

So much diversity in so little space. Land, intertidal and Islands all within eyeshot. Geology, biology and botany as far as the eye can see. Vancouver Island, BC.

Do we have the right to eradicate species?

While living in Mozambique I have seen first-hand the tremendous suffering caused by mosquitoes and the diseases that they transmit, especially in children. Friends have lost children to malaria and, in this rainy season especially, neighbours are frequently coming down with the disease. 954 more words

Science

Flies and The Thunder God by Rowan Brooks

Flies and The Thunder God

Rowan Brooks

The end of summer brings mushroom season, colours and strange shapes popping up suddenly on lawns and mulch piles, throughout the forest. 593 more words

Environmental

Plants talk to each other using an internet of fungus.

It’s an information superhighway that speeds up interactions between a large, diverse population of individuals. It allows individuals who may be widely separated to communicate and help each other out. 168 more words

Environmental