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Sustainability explained with simple natural science

Sustainability explained with simple natural science

Hi Alex here. What is sustainability? You must have heard a lot about sustainability and sustainable development over the last few years. I know I did. And maybe, just maybe, sometimes you were not totally clear as to what people really meant. So here is a definition that my workshop participants have found very clear …

TROM Poems – Planet Earth

TROM Poems – Planet Earth

Planet Earth By Seb Once upon a time, there was a planet called Earth. A blue marble where life had given birth. It had bacteria, whales and bees, Ants, dinosaurs and monkeys. It had such a diversity of species. Until it became the land of human entities. Humans were two-legged apes with nifty fingers. They …

Chemical pollution in the Great Lakes

Chemical pollution in the Great Lakes

The great thing about what I do, is I get paid to play in mud. The Great Lakes Sediment Surveillance Project, funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, looks for the presence of pollutants in the lakebed sediment. The goal of the project is to identify the location and distribution of these pollutants, and to …