Archive for ‘environment’

September 30, 2019

Lava meditation

by allthoughtswork

I’m dying to see lava up close, hear it, smell it, respect it. Vulcanology nut.

That glassy crackling, alone, is sexy.

September 24, 2019

Think a levee is going to save you from rising water? Only if you’re rich

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September 24, 2019

Climate Change

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September 22, 2019

That’s mean, callin’ humans “bacteria”

by allthoughtswork

Destroying the planet one step at a time

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September 20, 2019

Mike Tyson must have a low carbon footprint

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Mike Tyson has a low carbon footprint

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September 20, 2019

Why is blue so rare in nature?

by allthoughtswork

September 18, 2019

And you thought it was hard getting toddlers INTO clothes….

by allthoughtswork

I love how their rescue game gets stronger and stronger as they go along. Regular pros.

I can’t decide if it’s sad or brilliant that there are specific tools being manufactured just to rescue wildlife from garbage.

September 16, 2019

Cow farts are the least of our worries

by allthoughtswork

It’s the Earth farting that should keep you up at night.

September 9, 2019

Petrichor

by allthoughtswork

Image result for oregon rain

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pet·ri·chor

/ˈpeˌtrīkôr/
noun
1. a pleasant smell that frequently accompanies the first rain after a long period of warm, dry weather.
2. the single most exciting aroma a desperate Portlander can inhale after two months of chapped ass and scorched earth.
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September 8, 2019

Brushing up on disaster

by allthoughtswork

I’ve watched around four dozen videos and documentaries on the level 9 Japan earthquake and tsunami in 2011 with good reason: The impending Cascadia megathrust fault earthquake off our Oregon coast has a disturbingly good chance of being that disaster’s twin or even it’s ugly big brother.

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