During my many enjoyable years teaching vertebrate zoology at ETSU, I would always end my lecture on the evolution of the vertebrates by saying we had now entered a unique stage in the history of life on Earth – The Age of Man. I would then go on and point out that we have long been used to referring to various Ages of -- (Fishes, Amphibians, Reptiles, etc.) but there has never before been a time that only ONE species was the dominant biological force on…Continue
Soaring, graceful mountains
touch the sky
Filled with glaciers ,
They have survived fire, and ice
Made and echoed many sounds
Since cataclysmic forces hurled them
through the ground
They have known
Added by Creel Allen Pickel, Jr. on May 26, 2011 at 8:10am — No Comments
Way to go, Warren Wilson!
Maybe we should take a field trip to check out one of the top 18 green colleges in the US.
We have contacts over in the Asheville area, and they're only alittle over an hour away.
Check out the Princeton Review at http://www.princetonreview.com/green-honor-roll.aspx
Added by Mark McCalman on May 24, 2011 at 10:05pm — No Comments
"Among those who do science (as well as those of us who cheer from the sidelines) the loss of public interest in recent years robs the…Continue
Added by Carol Landis on May 19, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
interesting info from Interfaith Power & Light, for Earth Month (well, how about the month after Earth Month)?
How about "Be Another Person of Faith for Clean Air"?
...and some sample sermons on…Continue
Added by Carol Landis on May 16, 2011 at 1:15am — No Comments