Monthly Archives: June 2010

Save the Poles Expedition: Journey to Ends of Earth Documents Climate Change


Sitting within the comfort and convenience of home and waxing eloquent about the need to fight anthropogenic climate change was definitely not an option. Making the changes in day to day life to move toward a sustainable environmentally sound future, … Continue reading

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An Oil Spill of a Different Sort, but No Less Deadly


Plastic pollution is poisoning the world’s seas and leaving a trail of death throughout the oceanic wilderness. It serves as a largely unseen testament to the awful cost of fossil fuel dependency, which has seeped into nearly every aspect of daily … Continue reading

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Making Plastic From Plants: A Step Toward an Oil Free Future


The gusher in the gulf continues to spew, the oily sheen and clumpy globules seeping into every nook and cranny of the marine environment along hundreds of miles of coastline. Not a bad time to consider the extent to which … Continue reading

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