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World Toilet Day

World Toilet Day I think that if Francois Auguste Rene Rodin (1840 – 1917) knew that one of his most famous sculptures, “The Thinker” had become the symbol of World Toilet Day, a day established to raise awareness of the … Continue reading

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Thirsty Burger

Thirsty Burger Consider the cow. It takes one gallon — 3.6 liters — per 100 pounds of body weight to water a cow and two gallons when it is hot outside. If Bessy is lactating, you need to double those … Continue reading

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Water Wars

Water Wars        How’s this? In the future we will fight wars for water. Sound plausible or more like SciFi? Probably no one really thought we’d fight a war for oil, but then Iraq happened and that strange … Continue reading

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When Chemicals Combine

When Chemicals Combine It’s a tenet of the modern age that if you are alive and thriving on our planet, walking around in a “meat suit” — to steal a term from the TV show, “Supernatural” — you are likely … Continue reading

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World Environment Day

[photo — Bethany Beach, DE] World Environment Day Welcome to World Environment Day, a day to celebrate stewardship of the Earth. We as Americans have so many natural resources that we often take for granted while other parts of the … Continue reading

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The Seed Guys are Back!

The Seed Guys are Back! “ Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure.” -Thomas Watson, Founder, IBM     “The entrepreneur: passionate, unrelenting, courageous, and, arguably, insensible … Continue reading

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I Wanna Be Sedated

[Lake Norman, SC] I WANNA BE SEDATED      So you go to the doctor because you have a nasty cold that you just can’t shake and she gives you a prescription for antibiotics and you take them for ten … Continue reading

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The Hidden Messages in Water…

“To understand water is to understand the cosmos, the marvels of nature, and life itself.” from: The Hidden Messages in Water You would be hard-pressed to find a more beautifully-appointed and significant book than The Hidden Messages in Water. For … Continue reading

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The Seed Guys – Saving the World, One Seed at a Time

 The Seed Guys was originally posted on the wH20journal blog on August 6, 2015. The Seed Guys Saving the World One Seed at a Time Can A Seed Save the World? Matt Lisle and Adrian Lievano are betting it just might. … Continue reading

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Make Every Day Earth Day

photo by Erin Lafferty One Less Bag When I was a kid, I spent a summer working in my parents’ deli in Sea Isle City, New Jersey.  I had various odd jobs, but my main job was running the cash … Continue reading

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