Tag Archives: Change

Christmas: A Consumer Culture Miracle

Christmas is right around the corner! Or so the billions in advertising has convinced us to believe, anyway. Now, I’m not here to tell you that the true purpose of Christmas has been buried beneath miles of discarded materials slowly decaying, … Continue reading

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Climate Change, Heating Up The Syrian War

It’s an ugly truth to a dawning reality. A new study confirms climate change contributed to the Syrian War. The predicted disastrous effects of climate change are no longer ideologies of an impending future, but realities on our doorstep, today. According … Continue reading

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Futuristic Homes: Earthships, Shipping Containers, Tiny Homes… What?

Futuristic, Sustainable Homes – not your technology driven prediction, per se. Continue reading

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Where Does My Food Come From?

The Localized and Urban farming movement, and why it matters. Continue reading

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Extreme Weather in U.S. Caused $19 Billion in Damage in 2014

An article from ThinkProgress found that extreme weather inside the United States, in 2014, alone, caused $19 billion in damages. Hey look, my home state, hosting the leading deniers of climate change, is number 1 on the list! That is, the state … Continue reading

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What Can I Do? I’m Just One Person.

Feeling small? As I’m sure we have all felt at one point, whether that be while picking up trash in an ocean of debris, recycling a handful of empty pop cans facing a mountain of thousands, or helping one person … Continue reading

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Is Climate Change Real?

As promised…. So, using brilliantly simple software – SurveyMonkey – I have made a survey of 6 questions aimed to prod answers from my local community about their thoughts on climate change. Originally I had said “the student body” but … Continue reading

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