Intellectuals and Coffee Shops

By Erin Anderson |
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While I stand in line each morning to order my coffee, I see customer after customer standing in line empty handed. They then proceed to order a beverage in a single use, paper or plastic cup, only to then go and sit down, consume their beverage on the premises, and throw the disposable cup into the garbage.

All About Tenacious Ants

By Amanda Bancroft |
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Fire ants, while common in North America, are originally from South America.

Ants have been an inspiration to humans because of their hardworking nature, social collaboration, and their ability to solve complex problems. They are in many ways quite noble, sacrificing themselves for the good of their communities (although not unlike the myth of lemmings going over a cliff). Our relationship with ants is a mix of…