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Let’s Defend the Caloosahatchee River

I come to praise the Caloosahatchee River, not condemn her. We have to stop maligning our waterways and start figuring out how to protect and restore them. Projects like Everglades restoration that have been on hold for 20 years or more are a sad testimonial to the lack of focus and flawed thinking going on…

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Universal Basic Income (UBI) Trial in Finland

Finland’s Universal Basic Income (UBI) trial highlights the need for improving how compensation for our work contributions are managed. This includes an expanded definition of what is work. Presently, everyone is challenged by the limitations of the work for profit emphasis, automation of jobs that exist, downsizing to increase profit and stock dividends, elimination of…

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Our Solar Boat Accident

The danger of wakes to small or slower moving boats that use the Caloosahatchee River and the rest of the Intracoastal Waterway is astounding. The No Wake and Resume Safe Speed signs are insufficient to awake aggressive boat captains to their responsibility to safely control their speed and wakes. We recently collided with a 40…

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Icelandic Turf Houses…Durable and Efficient!

Here is an interesting housing design that is an efficient heat retaining structure with very high durability. It seems to have lasted to our present time from the beginnings of habitation in Iceland. Safe and sound. Learn more: https://t.co/YPryRxd9Mr pic.twitter.com/1aDpflsZAf — World Economic Forum (@wef) January 4, 2018

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Don’t Follow the Money and it’s Surrogate Political Power

Follow the Realities of a Sustainable Future For America and the Planet. Supporters of fuel ethanol have been seriously weakened by our failure to fully grasp this reality. Example: there is no way we could even nibble our way into the massive PR campaign of “We are Energy Voters” and other misleading efforts, reports and…

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For Bill

A part of each of us has been withdrawn. Pulled away like the tucking under of a recoiling wave. Things that made sense in Bills presence, now are not certain, not so clear. For awhile we are left unsure, stranded. We look about and wonder at the expanse… were we trying for too much? Bill,…

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Earthlings Letter #11 – The Human Species

Greetings Earthlings! In this EL, I want to introduce some thoughts about what we are doing here as Earthlings, as a species (a living group that is similar looking and can have babies like themselves) called Human. Scientists have figured that we have been evolving (developing gradually from ancestors closely related to us) on Earth…

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Earthlings Letter #10 – The Earth’s Atmosphere

Greetings Earthlings! I promised to talk more about our earth’s atmosphere in this letter. This is a huge subject and I will write only about one tiny bit of it so you might get interested and, I hope, want to find out more. I am like the Pied Piper leading you here and there to…

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