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The Symbiotic, Biological Purpose of Humans on the Earth

I regularly do a meditation practice that begins with being aware of breathing, in and out…in and out…relax, focus on it. Think for a moment about the exchange made with... 



Positive Protest

A few days from now, something many people are calling the most important gathering of leaders for our time will be taking place. I am referring to the Climate Change Summit in Copenhagen. The... 



Harvest of Hope

It’s just starting while I write this. The golden/green fields, the zucchinis piling up in my car when I visit friends, the trees along the road laden with fruit ripening in the... 



Having Power

With excitement and anticipation I tore the stickers off of the parcel from the post office. My friends, caught up in my enthusiasm, watched with anticipation, and then shook their... 



New Economy

There is a hotel in rural BC. It was taken over by rich Americans who already owned two other hotels. They renovated the building. They increased the price of everything. They tried... 



Solar Cooking

I first heard about solar cooking at the World Community film festival. There was a short film showing solar cookers being used to boil drinking water in Africa. The cooker was made... 



Burning Water

With wonder and skepticism, I watch a YouTube video as a man searching for a cure for cancer starts a fire burning saltwater in a tube. Another video shows a man using a flaming torch... 



Water

There has been a lot of discussion about the importance of drinking enough water. Most people are aware that we need to drink enough water every day so the body can perform its essential... 



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