Nuclear Energy: Why We Shouldn’t Dismiss It

A couple months ago I would’ve shuddered at the idea of increasing nuclear energy. When I heard the word nuclear I immediately thought of its military uses and the devastating history behind nuclear warfare. News of nuclear accidents like the Three Mile Island, Chernobyl, and Fukushima had also added to my immediate dismissal of theContinue reading “Nuclear Energy: Why We Shouldn’t Dismiss It”

The Guardian: On Refusing Fossil Fuel Financial Support

On Wednesday January 29th, 2020, The Guardian announced they would no longer accept advertising or funding from oil and gas companies. Effective immediately this environmentally conscious decision made a strong statement for the company, making it the first major global news organization to institute an outright ban on taking money from companies that extract fossilContinue reading “The Guardian: On Refusing Fossil Fuel Financial Support”

National Parks: Chile’s 10 million-acre Patagonia

World population is expected to reach 8 billionĀ peopleĀ in 2023 according to the United Nations (in 2026 according to the U.S. Census Bureau). There are A LOT of humans that call Earth their home, and apart from the land we take up from our houses, cities, and communities, other vast parts of land are being cultivatedContinue reading “National Parks: Chile’s 10 million-acre Patagonia”