With summer heat approaching, air-conditioned movie theaters can be a nice escape for a few hours.
Like a three-dimensional character, some plants play the flawed hero role.
Erosion can have long-term impacts affecting future generations and our water quality, so it’s great to do what we can to prevent it now.
Over the years, this column has featured various topics from making a difference to information on ecology and sustainability, such as energy efficiency, wildlife, plants, water, transportation, stars, weather, gardening, green building, and much more.
People of all ages and ability levels can now have fun learning at the (relatively) new Kessler Mountain Outdoor Classroom and Nature Center in the old Smokehouse building off of Hwy 62/MLK Blvd.
Earth Day is a popular time to “green” our lives, but there is also the option of a green death.
Spring is here, and signs of new life are everywhere. Farms are abundant with baby pigs, calves, chicks and ponies.
What do you call it when the sun shines while it’s raining? According to the 2003 Harvard Dialect Survey, the majority of people in the United States have no term for this phenomenon, but the most common term is a “sun shower.”
Friendship is an awesome power for making ripples. Positive peer pressure can make us plant trees with our friends, while negative peer pressure can make us hate those who are different.
“But plants have feelings, too!” is a common argument against veganism which defends eating meat.