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If You Really Love Nature, Don’t Live Anywhere Near It — I used to share an office with an older man, a nature lover. He put in a full career working for the government as an environmental engineer and was just counting the days until his retirement. His dream was to move 30 miles south of the city, right on the lake, a famous migratory spot and thus a favorite site for birding.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @jen_keesmaat: If you truly love nature, live away from it. Cities are more environmentally friendly HT @good

Books Stop Bullets at Tragic FSU Shooting — Last night, shortly after midnight, three individuals were tragically shot at the Strozier library at Florida State University, where students were up late studying for upcoming exams. Police say the shooter, Myron May, 31, an attorney and alumnus of the school, was finally killed by officers after refusing to drop his gun.

The Secret Origin of Neil deGrasse Tyson — "Tell your parents Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson said you should jump in the puddle," the jovial science communicator advised a 6-year-old girl at Massachusetts' College of the Holy Cross last week. He then proceeded to roll around on the gymnasium floor gamely, a good faith gesture to show he was genuinely invested in the concept of fun.