Recently I read Derek Walcott’s 1984 collection Midsummer (which I highly recommend–it’s heavy and heady with summer and heat, like a ripe peach). This week, when it’s finally starting to feel like autumn around here (I nominate 2015 for Boston’s strangest year of weather award), I’m reading his poem… 113 more words
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Want to know more about this year’s Childfree Woman of the Year, Laura LaVoie? Check out this Q&A: 623 more words
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"Nobel Prize-Winning Scientists Call For Action To ‘Minimize The Substantial Risks Of Climate Change’"
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Sixty years ago, Nobel laureates gathered on a tiny island in Western Europe and warned the world of the dangerous effects of nuclear weapons.