Category Archives: Environment

“Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink”

One of the most startling things I learned on my recent trip to India was that many Indian homes have access to government-supplied water for only one hour a day. Thus the above quote describes, in slightly exaggerated fashion, one … Continue reading

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Greetings from India

Two weeks into our journey to India and I am finally getting time to jot down some initial thoughts and impressions about this amazing, complex and incredibly hard to describe country. After travelling around at a frenetic pace, we have … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk

During the holiday season, friends and families come together to celebrate and discuss important events in their lives. These gatherings mirror society as a whole and often lead to a contentious airing of seemingly irreconcilable points of view on everything … Continue reading

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Weather or Not (Part Two)

In our last post we discussed the beliefs of those who question the role human activity plays in global warming. They fear it will cost too much and return too little to attend to this looming menace. How valid is … Continue reading

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Weather or Not

Headline – Hurricane Irene hits the East Coast of U.S. No reason to get excited, hurricanes happen and the hype is often worse than the event. If this were the only weather-related headline we could go back into hibernation as … Continue reading

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