Monthly Archives: April 2010

Homeward

We took the train home this afternoon. The cloud cover just got thicker and thicker as we followed the Pearl River inland. By the time we got to Guangzhou it was dark and damp – such a different climate from … Continue reading

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In Hong Kong

We are spending the weekend in Hong Kong – staying at the Salisbury YMCA in Kowloon. We just do the urban thing while we are here – museums, parks, Indian restaurants, walking around and window shopping. We were planning to … Continue reading

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My Earthcast 2010 Keynote Address

Go to: http://earthbridges.net/earthcast2010/keynote

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Happy Earth Day!

Today is April 22 and it’s Earth Day. Today, like last year, I delivered the Keynote Address for “Earthcast,” a live 24 hour webcastathon devoted to environmental issues. The link to the video of my Earthcast’09 Keynote “Everyday Environmentalism” is … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace Jeff the Crab (March 13 – April 22)

I did what I could to keep you alive, my friend. I am sorry that it was not enough. You will be missed. Jeff was adopted on our trip to the Sunflower Garden. You can see his picture here: http://wp.me/pBpd2-8pContinue reading

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“For Earth Day, 7 New Rules to Live By”

A thought provoking piece in the Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/20/science/20tier.html?emc=eta1

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School Pictures

It has taken a bit of time for me to get back to the topic of school photos. We may attribute the delay, in part, to the fact that I have been busy and sick. In part, it has just … Continue reading

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