Category Archives: Us vs. the Environment

Here’s some good news for the climate

So, big business is rapidly increasing it’s use of clean energy.  Can I get an amen! Advertisements

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Hope and pray that this is true

So, you’re saying there’s a chance…that technology will save us.  Scientists think that they have a way to use CO2 from the air to make commercially useful products.  Pray to the technology gods, hell pray to all of the gods, … Continue reading

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Clinging, the environment, and the “big electron”

Hi all, There have been times when I get pretty worked up about the environment and the impact that humans have on it.  But sometimes I wonder if I’ve gone too far and am clinging.  The Buddha taught that clinging … Continue reading

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When it comes to the environment, there ain’t no good guy, there ain’t no bad guy, there’s just you and me and we both disagree

A conversation with a friend the other day made me think about the state of environmental policy, and then good vs. evil, wrong vs. right, etc.  And like a lot of things, we are unfortunately all too often thinking in a … Continue reading

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What I’m talking about (Part II)

I talked in this post about how I’ve just always thought that there was something wrong with society, its apparent goals, and how it achieves those goals.  Climate change is one example in a never-ending parade of issues that future … Continue reading

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This is what I’m talking about…

How often do you come across something that almost perfectly expresses everything you’ve been struggling to figure out for yourself?  For as long as I can remember, I have had this distinct feeling that something is wrong with the world … Continue reading

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The end is near…no really

This post is not going to be what you would expect from the title if you know me.  While it can be somewhat entertaining to poke fun at people like this guy who incorrectly predicted the end of the world … Continue reading

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180 Degrees South

I watched a moving documentary called 180° South last night (I know…who watches a documentary on Saturday night?)  Whenever I look around and think “should I really be doing this” I like to watch or read something inspirational.  I love … Continue reading

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