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The secret of a nice cup of Coffee

Many who know me well can confirm that my day begins with the right turn if accompanied by a nice cup of coffee.

If this does not happen for some reason related to forgetfulness or lack of time for the ritual that sees me filling the vintage Moka in the kitchenette and sipping my favorite drink in peace and before carrying my dog in a hurry, something will definitely be wrong. 910 more words

Science Communication

The Importance Of Mercy

I’m doing some reading as I try to frame a book project that will attempt to change the way we see (and therefore treat) animals, and there is an interesting, religious-based argument, that is not about animal rights so much as a plea for the exercise of mercy (which would makes us better humans, and better honor whatever God one believes in). 169 more words

Environment

Saving the Planet Kung Fu Part 2: Systems Theory Basics

Originally published at http://ecoanthropologist.blogspot.com/ on December 12, 2016. 

In the first part of this series, Saving the Planet Kung Fu Part 1: Let’s Paradigm! I discussed the impact of our mechanical worldview, and the impact it has had on us and our planet, and our need for a new model of the world. 1,680 more words