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How to Zero-Waste?

I recently joined a few zero waste groups last year and I see people making the same mistake over and over again.
I’ll do some posts generally on zero waste in the future, though this is aimed at people struggling at reducing their waste. 369 more words


Rick Scott's kleptocracy is coming for our springs (again) — this time we're fighting back in court

As a kid growing up in Leesburg I spent more time at Silver Springs than any other Florida attraction. My mother loved going out in the glass-bottom boat to the spring. 998 more words

Environmental Issues

George Carlin on Global Warming Hoax

George Carlin on Global Warming Hoax

George is Brilliant

Environmental Issues

Iceland Cultural Story: Waste Management and Sustainability (LISTEN)

We covered Iceland Airwaves Music Festival and other cultural stories over the fall semester. Read about our adventures via our Iceland Airwaves 2016 page and tune into… 369 more words

Iceland Airwaves 2016

Letters from Beijing (Part 1)

 The Air we Breath

‘Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans.’ Jacques-Yves Cousteau 

You can feel it in your lungs and smell it in the air, a grey mist before one’s eyes that hangs between the trees- this is not a glitzy 1920’s party or a nightclub smoke machine on overdrive, but the all encompassing, all powerful… 632 more words

Global Issues & Culture

We waste a lot of food; In sink garbage disposals make the waste worse!

In the season just past of great foods and feasts, I’m mindful of the amount of food waste we generate. Obviously, there are huge amounts of wasted food in restaurants, and there are always leftover scraps from family dinner.   982 more words

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