Walking through a nearby park at dusk the other night, I saw a single spark. Then another. Soon there were too many to count, hovering in the airspace between my chin and my ankles, lighting my way past the lake, […]

Sparks


Call for Papers THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS 2020 Central Meeting of the American Philosophical Association Submissions are invited for the International Society for Environmental Ethics Group Sessions at the 2020 Central Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association […]

CFP: ISEE Sessions at the 2020 ...


The United Nations reports that over four billion people worldwide are suffering through severe water scarcity. This crisis poses a threat far greater than societal epidemics like unemployment and crime. When our water supply is completely depleted, we lose the […]

City without Water



The call of a robin twirls through a periwinkle dawn. This song is the lone noise in the city, and neither the rumbling train nor puffing of bus exhaust disturbs my bedroom. Tranquil. But only on this Monday, Memorial Day. […]

A Sky that Sprawls for Sparrows


It seems to happen once each century. In 1775, the Redcoats showed up in Boston. The Beatles made a big splash in the former colonies about two hundred years later, in 1964. And in the sweet-spot between those impactful visits, the […]

British Invasion


From the glossy brochures and flashy advertisements, Thailand appears to have the stuff that vacation dreams are made of. But underneath the spectacular island views, the myriad of sun-drenched beaches and the clear blue waters lays a paradise on the […]

Thailand: Holiday Paradise in Danger