Tag Archives: access to water

Your Assimilative Capacity Has Been Reached

[ Posted first on the Global Water Alliance‘s “Blogs and Utterings” section of which yours truly is the primary contributor.   Your Assimilative Capacity Has Been Reached Given the rains in California last month, resulting in the evacuation of some … Continue reading

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Thirsty Burger

Thirsty Burger Consider the cow. It takes one gallon — 3.6 liters — per 100 pounds of body weight to water a cow and two gallons when it is hot outside. If Bessy is lactating, you need to double those … Continue reading

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Water Wars

Water Wars        How’s this? In the future we will fight wars for water. Sound plausible or more like SciFi? Probably no one really thought we’d fight a war for oil, but then Iraq happened and that strange … Continue reading

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World Environment Day

[photo — Bethany Beach, DE] World Environment Day Welcome to World Environment Day, a day to celebrate stewardship of the Earth. We as Americans have so many natural resources that we often take for granted while other parts of the … Continue reading

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The Seed Guys are Back!

The Seed Guys are Back! “ Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure.” -Thomas Watson, Founder, IBM     “The entrepreneur: passionate, unrelenting, courageous, and, arguably, insensible … Continue reading

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I Wanna Be Sedated

[Lake Norman, SC] I WANNA BE SEDATED      So you go to the doctor because you have a nasty cold that you just can’t shake and she gives you a prescription for antibiotics and you take them for ten … Continue reading

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