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Gratitude Journal Day 6: Our Beautiful Blue Orb

Planets can be stunning and beautiful, just look at some of the released photos from various NASA probes.  The patterns of Jupiter, or the symmetrical rings of Saturn showcase the beauty of the cosmos.  The clouds of Neptune are interesting, and who doesn’t love the Red Planet itself.  The best of all, though, is the…… Continue reading Gratitude Journal Day 6: Our Beautiful Blue Orb

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Looking to the Future: Preventing a Soylent Green Way of Life

The earth is often characterized as a dystopian future in many books and films.  Themes of protagonists struggling against man and nature are commonplace.  Perhaps the cause was a nuclear holocaust, or otherwise unknown environmental disaster.  Is this the sort of future we can expect for our descendants, or will there be some unknown cause…… Continue reading Looking to the Future: Preventing a Soylent Green Way of Life

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The Pale Blue Dot: Shifting Perspectives Towards Civility

In times where things appear to be full of chaos, anger, and resentment, a shift in perspective will generally lead to enlightenment and wisdom.  Over the last few years, I have seen elevated levels of bickering and more argumentative attitudes directed at those who are of a different mindset.  On larger scales, a nation can…… Continue reading The Pale Blue Dot: Shifting Perspectives Towards Civility