We Have Better Energy Choices

This is the creepiest ad. The ‘drill baby, drill’ chants from the crowd make me imagine a blood-thirsty crowd of Romans awaiting a gladiator fight.

This creates once again an opportunity to mention how important it is to demand clean energy and climate change action from our elected officials. Call your… Continue reading

End the Cycle of Collective Destruction: No More Offshore Oil Drilling

Oil is a non-renewable resource. That means the supply of oil on planet Earth is finite. Oil production in the United States peaked around 1970 and since has been declining. Globally we are at or near Peak Oil right now. Our modern civilization runs on oil. Everything in our daily lives is dependent on… Continue reading

Combating Nature-Deficit Disorder in the Garden

According to author Richard Louv, the greatest increase in childhood obesity in our history has occurred in the same two decades that the greatest increase in organized sports for children in our history. “Pediatricians are now saying that this generation of children may be the first to have a lower life expectancy than their parents and its because of this sedentary lifestyle.”

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