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Plastics on my mind

By Rebecca Johnson, Urban Ecology Blog It was really late on a Friday night in New Orleans.  We had started our evening celebration with a Bring the Musicians Home concert featuring the brass funk band Bonearama.  I had heard a cut from their new CD, Hard Times.  It was a remake of Memphis Minnie’s “When […]

Too much water or not enough water

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By Denise Perry, Executive Director, Power U Center, Miami My great-grandmother was tuned into her surroundings and guess what, she didn’t have the Internet, the Weather Channel or access to the latest scientific studies. When she was in her 90’s she told my mother, “They better stop putting all these planes and rockets in the […]

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