Worth a watch. The Plastic Problem – PBS NewsHour. Like climate change, the plastic problem seems to be something we are unwilling or unable to deal with. I’m trying to limit my shopping and have largely cut-out products that come in plastic packaging. Drop in the bucket though.
The Guardian Reports:
Climate emergency: world ‘may have crossed tipping points’
Warning of ‘existential threat to civilisation’ as impacts lead to cascade of unstoppable events
Sadly we’re making no progress at all. In the U.S. the political process is broken. Most people I know refuse to be bothered. Sure, they know. They know. But they won’t take any responsibility for their own lives as it relates to climate.
Exhibit 12,345 in the case that Facebook is toxic. It’s just a cesspool and they want it that way:
I always love the golden light of a sunset on trees against a dark sky background. Subtle rainbow a bonus!
I guess I’m not all that surprised. This is to be expected given what we’re doing to the planet.
Been thinking about Micro.blog, the open web, and social media and wrote about it here.
I have found what may be my favorite YouTube channel ever. Botany delivered by a guy with a thick (Chicago?) accent and a lot of cussing. Really interesting, informative and also, hilarious.
Sometimes you go for a walk and forget your hat so you use your fanny pack. Yes, I have a fanny pack. 🤓