Category: Environment

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Birding: Among the Birds of the Mitten

That auditory component, hearing along with seeing, is a big part of why birding is a thing while, say, insecting isn’t.

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Green New Deal vs Nuclear New Deal

Over at The Bellows, Emmet Penney and Adrián Calderón propose a Nuclear New Deal for solving both power grid issues and environmental concerns like climate change.

When Politics Ignores Science

“What’s it like?” Tim Ingalsbee repeated back to me, wearily, when I asked him what it was like to watch California this past week. In 1980, Ingalsbee started working as a wildland firefighter. In...

To the Place I Belong

By this point, I am afraid that the absurdity of all this had become too much to bear.

Blue Ridge Parkway

A Love Letter To The Blue Ridge Parkway

For most of us across the country, today was the first day it truly felt like fall. Not just because heat wasn’t breaking records like it was a game or something, but due to...

Greta Thunberg

On Greta Thunberg and Public Discourse around ASD

There are many assumptions that are being made about how people with Aspergers may feel or think about these issues, as well as how to interact with people on the Autism spectrum.

West Virginia

About that Clean Water and Air in West Virginia

There is much about environmental sciences/climate change debate that I do not know much about. The water and air in West Virginia? That I know about.

Brazil

Leave The Amazon Be

Developing the Amazon Rainforest is a bad idea even in economic terms.