Foreword We live in a whole different world today then the world that was seen through the eyes of our earliest ancestors. We have made the earth our slave laborer instead of acknowledging that it is the only thing keeping us alive. We pollute our air, lands, and oceans; as well as, killing off some … Continue reading Should Humans be Dominant or One with Nature?
What if everything was meant to happen? Everything that has ever occurred in history, and everything to come. Alike the fate commonly seen in romantic movies, what if there isn’t only fiction to those plots or phrases like “it’s meant to be”. What if everything, even on a smaller scale, was actually “meant” … Continue reading Could our Past, Present, and Future be Pre-determined?
These are only some of my pets, believe it or not. We practically have a farm with 3 cats, 2 dogs, and 2 chickens. You'd think birds, dogs, and cats together would be a dangerous mix, but It's real neat to see several different species co-mingle like they do. It makes me think of ecology, … Continue reading Some Pictures I took Today of my Pets
I have developed an interest in birds recently; in fact, I've grown quite fond of those feathered critters. I live in a really good area for sightings because I live near a creek, a park, and a generally wooded area. Just yesterday I started documenting my sightings, but I remember some earlier sightings … Continue reading Bird Sightings from 2015
For my birthday this year I decided to do something that interests me, instead of a party or something. I decided to go to the Duke Lemur Center as a present to myself. I have an interest in endangered animals, so a trip to a sanctuary and research facility to an endangered species is right down … Continue reading My Trip to the Duke Lemur Center
It's rather sad when you look back at all the species that have gone extinction in the past 500 years. What's even sadder is the fact that most of those species fates were sealed by human-impacted extinction. It is estimated that 99.9% of all species to ever exist are extinct, and that most species never were … Continue reading Extinction is Forever: Endlings and a Look at Some Species We Unnecessarily Wiped Off the Planet
Defunct and abandoned by the sidewalk downtown, there is a payphone, which is obviously antiquated in this age of mobile phones. It sits there, and hasn't been touched in ages. Left to wither away, it’s phone is no longer attached, which is either lost or stolen. This is what technology once was, a mere tool, … Continue reading Our Dependency on Technology in Today’s Society