Butterflies Are Not Free From The Effects Of Climate Change

BY ON August 30, 2012
  A butterfly’s transformation—from minuscule egg, to chubby caterpillar, to pod-like chrysalis, and finally into an intricately decorated, delicately winged creature—strikes the perfect balance between magic and science. My introduction to the more scientific aspects of a butterfly’s life cycle came at the age of...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Heat and Extreme Weather, Pollution, Science

Concerned Voices Create Change

BY ON August 29, 2012
Last week, I was over at a friend’s house, and when I went into her kitchen to get a glass of water, I noticed her trash basket was filled with glass bottles, a newspaper, and an unwashed metal tin from a take out order. “Don’t...

TOPICS: Activism, Politics