Oct 9, 2012

Ozzie Zehner - Green Illusions

Published on Oct 8, 2012 by AtGoogleTalks

"Ten years from now, will we think of renewable energy as clean and green? Emerging research on the side effects and limitations of solar cells, wind turbines, biofuels, electric cars and other alternative energy strategies will likely transform conventional wisdom about what's green, and what's not. Which players will be left in the dust? Who will innovate the next green revolution? And how?

The Sunday Times describes Ozzie Zehner an "an academic who is causing shockwaves." He is the author of Green Illusions and a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley. He lectures at universities and public policy organizations."

Thought provoking... Monte

Muskrat for Supper: Exploring the Natural World with Kenny Salwey

Published on Aug 15, 2012 by argusfest

Kenny Salwey is the last of a breed of men whose lifestyle has all but disappeared in this fast-paced, high-tech digital world. For 30 years, this weathered woodsman eked out a living on the Mississippi River running a trapline, hiring out as a river guide, digging and selling roots and herbs, and eating the food he hunted and fished. Today, Salwey is A master storyteller, environmental educator, keynote speaker, nature writer, and advocate for the Upper Mississippi River. Kenny Salwey spoke at the Tattered Cover Bookstore in Denver, Colorado on July 21, 2012

Wonderful man, great story teller, talkin' about nature, life, and the great Mississippi River, ...  Monte and Eileen