Archive | September, 2015

Bacigalupi Thrillers about Drought, Rising Seas, & Loss of Biodiversity

link Here is one interview. The Water Knife is a detective thriller set amidst drought refugees and physical battles between cities over water.  It has romance, murder, gangs, chases, and journalists. The Windup Girl is about a future of GMOs, rising sea levels, hunger, loss of species of food crops,  racial blaming, and hunger after terminator […]

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Ask Obama to Veto Bills that Harm Wolves & Endangered Species

link Politicians are pushing bills  that remove protection from wolves and that make it more difficult, complex, costly and slower  to protect rare species.

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Ask Obama to Veto Bills that Harm Wolves & Endangered Species

link Politicians are pushing bills  that remove protection from wolves and that make it more difficult, complex, costly and slower  to protect rare species.

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Good News for Whales- Navy Limits Loud Sonar that Harms Whales

link LA Times on 9-14-15

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Need Predators to Keep the Balance of the Ecosystems

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Bike Safety

Bicyclists need mirrors, panniers, lights, and fenders. link     Motorists should not rush to get past a cyclist or pedestrian.  They need to give space to bikers.  They should signal and watch out for bikers before turning.  Bikers should signal.  Right-sizing Boulder’s streets link

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Bike Safety

Bicyclists need mirrors, panniers, lights, and fenders. link     Motorists should not rush to get past a cyclist or pedestrian.  They need to give space to bikers.  They should signal and watch out for bikers before turning.  Bikers should signal.  Right-sizing Boulder’s streets link

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Get Flashing Flashing Bike Lights – Front & Rear

Marc writes that cars couldn’t see him until he added a flashing red  rear light, and now they see him and no longer drive right next to him. link Manfred writes of a car that turned right into him at the intersection.  A car driver driving into the sun made a left turn into a friend, […]

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Rocky Flats Radioactive Weapons Plant

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Elephant Update

Details of Obama’s proposed regs to ban ivory trade.  link

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