Category Archives: Natural Disasters

Cutting Loose from plastic reliance

I have been asked to write occasional blog posts on behalf of Transition Stroud, a group which aims to make the Gloucestershire town of Stroud, where I live, as green and carbon-neutral as possible. My first piece is about “Loose”, … Continue reading

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Taking care of our own planet before looking at others

I read this morning that a British led consortium of space scientists is planning to crowd fund a mission to land an unmanned probe on the moon and bury a time capsule. People who donate funds will be able to … Continue reading

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The Power Of Nature

Ever since the New Zealand earthquake, I’ve been hearing a lot about The Power Of Nature (my capitals are deliberate). According to many of these supposedly wise people, we are “at the mercy of nature” and we can only cower … Continue reading

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