Save the planet: Pick Louisville

Environmental Economics

The greenest path through the NCAA men’s basketball tournament may be one that’s painted red — as in University of Louisville Cardinal red. And the one that takes Louisville to the championship game in Atlanta on April 8 produces the lowest carbon dioxide emissions for March Madness. He suggested fans across the country who are environmentally aware may want to consider rooting for Louisville. Let's see, how can we make this less fun !

What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance.

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, October 20, 2010 What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance Have in Common? We are a gestalt culmination of light, wave-pulse, matter and motion resonating with this beloved planet Earth.

2010 274

Treacherous Ice Storms in Kentucky—What is Gaia Saying to Us?

The Alien Next Door

Keeping with the theme of climate—and climate change—this time last year (January-end, 2008) I was in Louisville, Kentucky, unknowingly braving the devastating effects of an unseasonal tornado. I have a few dear friends in Louisville and I hope they’re okay.

The Somerset Collection: Toulouse Gets Lost in Detroit

The Alien Next Door

There was the other liquor store incident in Louisville, Kentucky. I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

EARTH DAY IS NATIONAL PLANET DAY OF SERVICE

Green (Living) Review

Flood-Ravaged Parks, Boy Scout Camps, Schools, and Other Community Green Spaces Get Special Attention by Landscape and Lawn Care Professionals on Earth Day, April 22, 2009 PLANET Day of Service HERNDON, VA, April 6, 2009 : Zoos, elementary schools,city parks, Boy Scout camps, churches, and cemeteries are just a few of the places that will receive special attention on the national PLANET Day of Service this Earth Day, April 22, 2009.

2009 100

Galactic Party at the Lord Nelson Hotel!

The Alien Next Door

Imagine a royal palace on an alien planet in a galaxy far far away…add hundreds of bizarre and wonderfully costumed aliens from all over the universe and you have Hal-Con at the Lord Nelson Hotel. What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schu.

2010 130

From Davos: Unleashing the Power of Nature in Cities

Conservancy Talk

As the world’s population grows and as our planet increasingly urbanizes, we need to redefine the relationship between cities and nature. Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of the Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune. Follow Mark on Twitter: @ MarkTercek.

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Christmas Yoga with Toulouse

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship. What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schu.

2010 157

Sustainable Cleveland, Sustainable Future

Conservancy Talk

A young girl plays along the Ohio River at Louisville Waterfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky. © Planting trees along West Broadway from 20th Street to Shawnee Park in Louisville, Kentucky. © Take Louisville, Kentucky.

The Western Woman Will Save the World.

The Alien Next Door

to take loving care of the planet and its people.” We are at a critical time in the evolution of our planet, a time where each one of us is waking up. I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

2009 242

The Power of the Mind and the Phantom Hand

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 161

From Grey to Green by Kathryn Brennar (guest post)

The Alien Next Door

By creating and implementing a green infrastructure and building practices, urban and suburban communities can contribute to the overall “greening” of the planet. and the planet itself will be just fine, balance will be restored, it will be lush and beautiful again, just no humans.

2010 136

Sustainable Architecture: Learning from Nature & The Magic of.

The Alien Next Door

We need to emulate the symbiotic abilities of termites to survive over time, for we all live on this symbiotic planet, and symbiosis is natural and common,” French and Ahmed remind us. Over eons of time, many creatures have come and gone as planet earth changes.

2010 197

Facepalming with Jean-Luc Picard.

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2009 147

“The Mozart Effect”, the Power of Music

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 198

Sensual Writing and Why I Love the Smell of Smoke

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship. What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schu.

2010 130

Christmas Yoga with Toulouse

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2009 197

Join Nina for a Free Writing Webinar

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 141

Nikola Tesla and Resonating Earth Frequencies

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 219

The Right to Drink Water

The Alien Next Door

Water is in actuality a natural right for all living things on this planet, humans, plants and wildlife. I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

2010 189

Cymatics: Exploring How Frequency Changes the Very Nature of.

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 229

Falling in Love…

The Alien Next Door

Toulouse and I made our way across the northern states and Canada, over mountains and dusty plains, revisiting old haunts like Murdo, South Dakota ; Louisville, Kentucky ; Toronto, Ontario and Montreal, Quebec.

2010 130

The Dead Eagle

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2008 205

Our Obsession with Ownership

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 130

The Fiction Writer Now on Amazon.com!

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2009 141

Nina Munteanu Launches Angel of Chaos at Hal-Con and the Hero's.

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 141

The Samaritan Paradox Revisited: The Karma Ran Over the Dogma

The Alien Next Door

Why must humans be continually viewed as separate from the rest of the planet? Itt is time that we recognize the virtue of the entire planet. It’s time we respect the complex ecological network that is Gaia, and our place in it, if we—and the planet—are to survive.

2010 130

Celebrating Womanhood: I am Woman I am Paradox

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 157

Calling all Canadians: Nominate Literacy

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 130

Toulouse and Nina Go To Whistler (and stay in our jammies)

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 130

Polar Cities Reprised, Tsunami, tsunami, tsunami.

The Alien Next Door

The article focused on his premise that climate chaos will ensue in the next few centuries and he posited that in the long-term future—several centuries and many generations from now— our planet might look quite different. What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schu.

2011 152

Creative Destruction—Embracing Contradiction & Paradox in 2009

The Alien Next Door

Destruction in creation and creation in destruction is inexorably ingrained in the life-cycles of everything on this planet, indeed in this universe. The systems of Gaia are complex from the tiniest cell to the complex planet itself.

2009 152

lolcats…lolnina

The Alien Next Door

Or that I’m destined for greatness and will likely become famous on the planet Vega 11209 for my incredible LOLquotes? I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

2009 130

The Man in Asbestos by Krista Peterson

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship. What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schu.

2011 130

What Altruism in Animals can Teach Us About Ourselves

The Alien Next Door

And until we do accept it and embrace all that it means--scientifically or not--I truly believe that our future on this planet is severely limited. I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

2010 181

You're Less Likely to Get Sick If You Actively Socialize

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2009 130

Events That Will Change Everything: To Clone or not to Clone

The Alien Next Door

Biological engineer Drew Endy of Stanford University adds, “We will have a balance of partnership with the rest of life on the planet in a way that is very different from the way we now interact with nature.” What is the motivation and the benefit to humankind and the planet?

2010 130

Nina and Toulouse Eat Out in Lunenburg

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2010 157

Gaia versus Medea: A Case for Altruism

The Alien Next Door

I appreciate the comment about 'Anima' meaning "soul" In my Father's language, Romanian, this word sounds a lot like another word we could use more in our dealings with all life on this precious planet: the Romanian word for heart, INIMA.

2010 165

The Novelist: The Importance of Setting in Fiction Writing

The Alien Next Door

Scarlet O’Hara and Georgia in the 1860s in Gone With the Wind ; Eustacia Vye and Egdon Heath of Thomas Hardy’s Return of the Native ; Paul Atriades and the planet Arakis in Dune ). I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

2010 136

Best Aliens in Science Fiction

The Alien Next Door

Two of my favorite aliens span the gamut: Spock in Star Trek and the self-aware " planet in Stanislaw Lems Solaris. I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

2010 136

Laugh Your Way to Health & Success

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.

2009 130

NEA Expo in the San Diego Convention Centre

The Alien Next Door

Lets look at the evidence: when my brother told me that my parents found me in the field behind my house, I set him straight: Im really from Mars, I said, just visiting this planet to study humans and report back to the mother ship.