How to Protect the Amazon Rainforest

Originally posted on Barry Nerhus:
Originally published on BarryNerhus.com When people think of the Amazon, they imagine the largest rainforest in the world. The name conjures up images of acres of brilliant green, exotic species of animals, and trees alive with the sounds of birds and insects. What many don’t imagine is the once-beautiful landscape…

The Current Species Extinction Crisis

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The world is currently undergoing a major species extinction crisis. The risk of extinction has increased like never before. An international panel recently released a report revealing that one million species are at risk for extinction due to human activities. The panel, the UN Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and…

Happy Mabon to Everyone! Autumn Equinox

The days are noticeably shorter and there is a chill in the night air in the Northern hemisphere. Some of the trees are beginning to don their Autumn colours as we approach the dark season of the year. Mabon is the second harvest festival of the year, occurring on the 21st or 22nd of September. […]

Climate Change is Real!

The September 2019 climate strikes are a series of international strikes and protests led by young people and adults to demand action be taken to address climate change. The strikes will centre around the dates September 20, which is three days before the United Nations Climate Summit, and September 27.

RIP Ric Ocasek

Singer, songwriter, record producer and painter. He was best known as the lead vocalist, rhythm guitarist and songwriter for the rock band The Cars. photo credit: Wikipedia