'Coffee makes me poop' is a widely known meme on the web, but how much truth is there. Coffee and poop: myth or fact? Only one way to find out.
Recently, on a mountain biking Facebook group I’m part of, someone mentioned getting hurt because they didn’t listen to their […]
“In 1957, Dr. Louis Leakey applied for a grant to embark on a six-month study of chimpanzees in the wild […]
As Wildlife begin to explore urban communities, and our skies clear of toxic smog, I can't help but wonder: what will the world look like after Covid-19?
To change the world requires us to radically alter the way we think about our relationship with it. See what that means in this week's piece.
And yet, Alexa has beat overwhelming odds to become who she is today. She didn’t grow up in a home that encouraged a sustainable lifestyle/behavior, or even one that displayed an awareness of such. She grew up in a household where mom struggled, and struggles, with addiction and mental health issues—nearly 20% of Americans live with a mental illness, and nearly 50% of all Americans will experience a mental health related issue in their lifetime (#endstigma)—and a father who was supportive of pretty much anything, even quitting
Australia is burning. How bad is it? What can we do?
What is love? Among other questions, Alma Katsu's horror novel 'The Hunger' deconstructs the concept. In world where everyone possesses the ability to choose to be monstrous, how do we choose right? More importantly, once we become monsters, is there redemption? One way to find out.
“You’re gettin’ too old to be doin’ this shit!” That’s my wife, giving me the ol’, “I told you so” […]
Above timberline, with sustained winds around fifty miles per hour and gusts approaching ninety, while the temperature hovers somewhere just […]
Change. Life’s great constant. Humans possess a remarkable ability to shape their circumstances in life. While there is no doubt […]
I never pictured myself as a blogger. After graduate school, most of the writing I did, when I did it, […]
“Being accustomed to climb trees in making botanical studies, I experienced no difficulty in reaching the top of this one, […]
When people hear that someone is majoring in English, chances are they think, “Oh, you are going to teach.” Or, […]
Let me first say that this piece will not really be political. At least, I don’t think so. What it […]
Writing is contentious. As someone who works in higher ed., I ought to know. Looking around the country at different […]
Why are the outdoors and so many of its brands so white? In this essay I ask those questions, and try to provide a couple of answers.