Virginia


Climate Change This Week: Choking Trees, Clean Energy Jaggernaut, and More!

Matcha ⋅ Comments ⋅ 388 View
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Flying frogs glide through dark Asian rainforests. Source www.factzoo.com The clouded leopard is an inhabitant of Cambodian forests, which are being destroyed for timber, at an alarming rate. Source www.animalspot.netForests: the cheapest way to store carbonOO Alarm Over 'Timber Grab'

Climate Change This Week: The Seafood Connection, Super Solar Chip, and More!

Matcha ⋅ Comments ⋅ 420 View
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Macaws are just a few of the colorful unique birds found in Brazilian forests. Forests: the cheapest way to store carbonOO Brazil Announces Massive Reforestation and Renewable Energy Plan With U.S. - with both countries agreeing to obtain up to 20% of their electricity from renewable

Astoria Characters: The Newborn Doula

Matcha ⋅ Comments ⋅ 781 View
The call came at 10 at night. Annie LeVasseur had been eagerly expecting it, but, still, it made her nervous.Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Annie grew up in the South.It meant that a baby and Annie's new career as a doula were about to be born.Although Annie had studied photos and videos of mothers giving birth during her training, this was the first ti

William B. Bradshaw: Happy Birthday America

Tea ⋅ Comments ⋅ 6728 View
Birthdays are fun to celebrate, and this week the United States as a nation will be celebrating what is officially named U.S. Independence Day. It was 238 years ago--July 4, 1776--that the Second Continental Congress, comprised of representatives from the thirteen North American British colonies, passed the Declaration of Independence, declaring t
Text Us