Tag Archives: Environment

Developing Public Policy and the Fight For the Right To Repair

Post-modernism has created a throwaway society which squanders nonrenewable resources.  In attempt to alleviate this, society turned to recycling.  However, this attempt has not proven cost-effective and has led to dumping recyclables on nations such as China and the Philippines … Continue reading

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Imagining Science Incorrectly

Imagine this:   With a huge portion of America’s business not being done from Covid lockdown, only 13% of carbon emissions were reduced.. Biden has stated a goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 50% from 2005 levels by 2030 … Continue reading

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The Lateness of the Hour

Returning back to a promised project that was set down for a time and based in part on The Twilight Zone, Season 2, Episode 8: The Lateness of the Hour by Michael Doyle In a labyrinth of the mind’s imprecision We … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Be A Yardstick of Quality

“Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” – Steve Jobs    

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Bricks Into the Future

We live in an interesting time of transition.  Into what exactly is yet to be seen.  It’s both exciting and scary to watch and more to be part of this transformation.  Greater degrees of uniqueness have somehow merged into a … Continue reading

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Only Miracles Can

There are so many miracles that surround us and are even part of us that we have come to take them for granted.  I love when I am reminded of this. Only Miracles Can by Michael Romani There’s an alien … Continue reading

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Oxygen Reexamined

One of the little miracles of life that we too often take for granted is the level of oxygen on our fair planet and just what this does for us without much of an effort by most. Oxygen Reexamined by … Continue reading

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If We Would Wish To Heal

Playing a bit of catch up from yesterday in that my life changed dramatically and not for the better, I am combining the sixth day of Na/GloPoWriMo’s goal of a poem about if and the woulds, coulds, and shoulds of … Continue reading

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First Principles: The World Is Borrowed From Our Children

“A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children.”  – John James Audubon A lot of modern day environmentalists and the like love to pretend that early … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics – Walking – Henry David Thoreau

Walking  or The Wild is a seminal lecture first delivered by Henry David Thoreau at  the Concord Lyceum on April 23, 1851.  It is comprised of extracts from his journals and was finally published in its final form in the Atlantic Monthly  … Continue reading

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