The human population has been growing at an incredible rate since the advent of industrialization. Take a look at this 6 minute video by Population Connection and you’ll see what I mean. With that growth in numbers has been an inexorable spread of various kinds of pollution. When people think of pollution, though, they usually […]
To many people hiking means “work”, and who likes that? I’m here to tell you, though, that while it may be work, it’s good work. Good for you. Your mind and body. Your soul. You feel better after a hike. Let me name a few reasons. Perhaps the most obvious benefit is that hiking in […]
With my daughter. Enjoy. (Note: click to enlarge) Communing with the cows. Always a hazard in cow country. In Tall Grass. Taking a break. Hidden!
Called the Overview Effect, something interesting, but not well publicized, happens to people, astronauts, when viewing the earth from space. These travelers tell of a sudden awakening of their consciousness, and an almost religious ecstasy that accompanies it. We here on earth find it hard to see the forest for the trees. Maybe we should […]