Click for full view Courtesy: Marc Roberts I enjoyed this thoughtful piece from Andrew Revkin at DotEarth.
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Click for full view Courtesy: Marc Roberts This a shameless repost of a ‘toon from April 2009. I guess I should have brought it up to date with nuances of entrapment and illegitimacy, etc. — but it’ll be back round in a year or two. I’ll do it then. If I can be bothered. Deep… Read more »
Click for full view Courtesy: Marc Roberts The Astro-turf phenomenon isn’t new, but George Monbiot’s recent article, and the recent Fox-leaks non-shock put it back in my mind. Elsewhere – Polar bears move inland and begin to assimilate, sound advice is offered on risk management and our persistent buggering of the soil takes its toll…. Read more »
Click for larger view Courtesy: Marc Roberts As Cancun winds up without collapsing, we are obliged to heave a reluctant sigh of qualified relief and await further developments. Low expectations make for happy campers.
Click for full view Courtesy: Throbgoblins Inspired by Polyp‘s dedicated pursuit of conspiracy nutters of all stripes.
Pit-falls, projects and laughs from our Permaculture journey “Andrew, I need to talk to you about something,” I’ve sought out the new president of the Community Garden at Peregian Beach, Andrew Maitland, to ask an important yet delicate question. “Yes?” “It’s about slugs,” “Slugs?” “Yes, I have a lovely, bumper crop of slugs.”
Click for larger view Courtesy: Marc Roberts Reversing this sort of madness is the key to a sustainable culture. We’re all aware by now of how low expectations are realistic ones – what with one thing and another, and we all know that money can buy almost anyone, but, with a little understanding, and a… Read more »
Click for full view Courtesy: Marc Roberts Frank and Ern’s kitchen is a highly combustible place — that’s 3 times now. Must be the wiring. As the American negotiators talk tough and warn the world to expect a walkout, the Amazon prepares to dry up and blow away.
Click for full view Courtesy: Marc Roberts As the Cancun COP kicks off, we are reminded of what’s at stake.
Click for larger view Courtesy: Marc Roberts If they said what they meant…. Further Reading: The Peasants are Revolting
Click for larger view Courtesy: Marc Roberts Thanks to Craig Mackintosh for pointing this out. Think again before you reach into your pocket to give; the money you donate to feed starving children may actually be prolonging war in places like Darfur and Somalia, says Dutch journalist Linda Polman. Darfur is ruled by quite a… Read more »
Click for full view Courtesy: Marc Roberts This one stems from a DotEarth story about epidemic rises in incidences of deformed beaks amongst the birds of Alaska and elsewhere.