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How to Live on Mother Earth

Generations of Wampanoag wisdom can help us care for our land (if we are ready to listen).


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In a Word

In a word: Psychogeology

I cannot offer you a dictionary definition of psychogeology because the word is not in the dictionary. What I can do is tell you...

In a Word: Micromobility

For lots of us, talk of electric vehicles typically defaults to cars or SUVs. And yet, though there is undoubtedly an EV revolution at...

In a Word: Soft Fascination

When Spencer Kelly was in grade five, his teacher became exasperated by what she called his “daydreaming.” While the other kids had turned to...

Dear Dot ™

Dear Dot: How Can I Compost in The Winter?

Dear Dot, I started a compost pile in my backyard and it’s been doing its thing. But it’s now cold where I live and I...

Dear Dot: How Can I Avoid Plastic Food Packaging?

Dear Dot, Has anyone noticed the slow creep of plastic packaged produce in the vegetable and produce aisles in our grocery stores? Many items pre-sliced...

Dear Dot: How Do I Dispose of Cooking Oils?

Dear Dot,  I recently read an article about “fatbergs” in our sewers and I’m afraid I might have been part of the problem. I’m wondering...


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