Tag Archives: Environment

Remembering the First Earth Day – April 22, 1970

Reprint of the Earth Day column from The Cable, the student newspaper of The College of St. Scholastica. Continue reading

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Petitions – delivered by dogsled

I don’t usually write much about winter, although it really has become a favorite season after more than a decade in Duluth. For the last week or so, though, it seems as though we’ve had an outbreak of “only in … Continue reading

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Populations of the world: Urbanizing (and shrinking in the west)

UNICEF put out a great interactive graphic – a bubble for each nation of the world that’s projected to have 100,000 people or more who, in 2050, live in cities.  It’s not static, but shows small bubbles in 1950 which … Continue reading

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