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Budget-conscious drivers in Germany seized the opportunity to invest in diesel-fueled vehicles. The promise of high gas mileage and environmentally friendly emission levels was too alluring to resist. Now, in the wake of stricter limitations on nitrogen dioxide (NO2) emissions, […]

The Diesel Disaster


I used to regard hiking as the only way to get to the wildness that Henry David Thoreau wrote about. A hike needed to be of epic proportions—an endurance challenge that covered broad swaths of landscape and left a solid […]

Hiking the Yard




In September on the West Coast, the onset of the rainy season brings back the daytime frogs. There’s just enough rain to keep the plants watered but not enough to make me miserable, and I’m glad to hear the frog’s […]

Small Gestures


Posting Number: 233 Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy Is this a tenure track position? No Position Status: Full-time 1 year Position Summary: The Philosophy Department at Colorado College invites applications for a one-year visiting faculty position for the […]

VAP: Colorado College