FRUGAL CHALLENGE #6: Avoid heating/cooling your home too much I find it uncomfortable to walk into a shop that is very air conditioned in the summer, mostly because I’m dressed […]
As a young child, I spent a lot of time with my grandparents who had large gardens where they grew most of their food. My favorite time of year was […]
Which type of rock is this? I found this one on a beach in Ireland, but my dad has some on his land in Maine. I’d love to hear your […]
What is it about green and blue that brings people happiness? The promise of sunshine, warmth, food, and fresh air perhaps? I’ve been lucky to see many turtles this spring, […]
Spring brings opportunities for a fresh start, and it’s a great time to start learning about the plants and animals around you. Birding during the spring migration is amazing, especially […]
I had the pleasure of meeting Joel Clement, climate expert and former director of the Office of Policy Analysis at the Dept. of the Interior, this week to hear him […]
The forensics of past glaciers: Are there huge boulders that couldn’t be moved by the wind or rivers? Are there little hills and ridges made of rocks, dirt, sediment? Can […]
I just wanted to share this website for you all to see: http://www.scottishgeology.com/best-places/ and so I can remember it if I plan a course trip to Scotland someday!
When I was growing up, my dad would sometimes refer to moose as swamp donkeys, I think because it made us laugh. While driving around Errol, NH yesterday morning, I […]
Glacially molded bedrock and striations? Me too.