Category Archives: Science

How YOU Can Go Green

Contrary to popular belief, going green isn't hard, and isn't expensive.  In fact, going green can save lots of money on electricity and heating bills.  It can also help relieve a guilty conscience. Tips on shopping: Buy in bulk.  Not … Continue reading

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Obama’s Energy and Environment Plans

Obama campaigned aggressively last year on the Environmental and Energy crises, and these have typically been strongholds for democrats.  A Gallup poll illustrating this is below: I have also created a Voicethread on Obama's environment plans.  Please comment. (As you … Continue reading

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Green Energy

One aspect of being green is replacing our fossil fuel energy sources with renewable ones.  Our new president, Barack Obama, has promised to do this soon (click here for a shorter version).  I also wrote a letter to President Obama expressing … Continue reading

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The Blurb Goes Green

You may have seen the recent color change for the Blurb.  This color change symbolizes our next project–raising awareness of the environmental problem and updating readers on steps taken worldwide to help this problem.  And what better day to kick … Continue reading

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Taking Flight: Part 2, the fun begins :-)

LIGHTS, CAMERA, BUTTEERFLIES!! As we sat down the extraordinary crew introduced themselves. Dinner time!!! Yum, the dinner was fantastic. Before we left we played a little game. (We played with stickers! Yes, we know, we know, that's for little kids, blah, blah, blah, but it was amusing :-D.) It … Continue reading

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Taking Flight: Part 1, The Beginning

How I, Double Whammy, got on a PBS show with my friend, Shorty.  It all started when I got to audition for a non-profit show. (I know what your thinking what about the money? But if you put it in perspective … Continue reading

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