Paris Climate Agreement vs. Trump

“The real wealth of the Nation lies in the resources of the earth soil, water, forests, minerals, and wildlife. To utilize them for present needs while insuring their preservation for future generations requires a delicately balanced and continuing program, based on the most extensive research. Their administration is not properly, and cannot be, a matterContinue reading “Paris Climate Agreement vs. Trump”

Your Searches, Planting Trees

I hope everyone is enjoying their long weekend in one way or another. I’m spending it by relaxing with the mixed weather we’re having here in NYC. Anywho, I wanted to share this search engine called Ecosia that I’ve been using for over a year now. It uses the ad dollars companies put up toContinue reading “Your Searches, Planting Trees”

People’s Climate March on 4.29.17

Here we are again marching for a major scientific cause. The People’s Climate Movement is much more controversial but nonetheless critical to the world and it’s habitable nature. It’s taking place this Saturday, April 29th which also marks the 100th day of Trump’s administration being in office. It’s at the same location as last week’s MarchContinue reading “People’s Climate March on 4.29.17”

March for Science on 4.22.17

This Saturday, April 22nd, protests continue as scientists (and science enthusiasts like myself) from all sorts of backgrounds, professions, and walks of life, come together to March for Science. This march starts at the National Mall of Washington D.C. and is, appropriately, taking place on Earth day. 🌳 While this march is made up ofContinue reading “March for Science on 4.22.17”

Info to Rise with Standing Rock

Here’s some need-to-know info if you plan on gathering for the Rise with Standing Rock March this Friday. Below is the general schedule for March 7th through 11th and underneath that is the marching route for March 10th: Stay safe my brothers & sisters!

March with Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (3.10.17)

On Friday, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will march from the Mall at Washington D.C. to the White House starting at 10am. This march is requesting that President Donald Trump meets with its tribal leaders to speak on respecting the rights of indigenous peoples but also the environment as a whole. This is an ongoing issue as the TrumpContinue reading “March with Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (3.10.17)”

Proposed EPA Cuts

In light of the proposed budget cuts under the Trump administration, I want to show support for something that really matters: protecting the environment. Respect should be given in the order things have been created. That makes Mother Earth first in line for what’s owed here. As decisions are being made to drawback strict policiesContinue reading “Proposed EPA Cuts”

#NoDAPL

Reposting this quote by Senator Bernie Sanders because truly, this project has been initiated with an appropriate Environmental Impact Statement (EIS, it exists!) and without the consultation of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. It’s a disgrace that people must fight this hard to overcome the greediness of the government. Even more of a disgrace that scienceContinue reading “#NoDAPL”

NYC’s Carryout Bag Fee

The voting takes place today for whether or not New York City will have to pay a carryout bag fee for plastic bags. The rate will be 5 cents a bag which isn’t much at all. It would take 20 bags to hit a dollar mark. It’s looking more & more like this will beContinue reading “NYC’s Carryout Bag Fee”