Category Archives: Environment

A Different Badge of Honor

Yesterday, I woke up to the news with Buffalo and most of Western New York state buried in six feet of snow.  The stories have ranged from amusing (dog got snowed in and can’t go out to pee) to macabre … Continue reading

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Still Not Convinced About Climate Change?

I was listening to All Things Considered two weeks ago, when the topic went to the melting of the world’s icecaps.  This has resulted in the mad rush for newly uncovered sites for oil and natural gas reserves.  And I … Continue reading

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On Being Green

I was inspired by Eliz’s piece on all of us doing our part collectively for the sake of the earth we live in, and how easy it is, really, to do all these things, if we maintain our mindfulness. We … Continue reading

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