Children of Terra

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10 Tips for Winter Hiking

Posted on November 19, 2018 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)

I know a lot of us Ohioans aren’t super thrilled about the weather lately. It’s been cold, rainy, snowy, and all around messy. While it may still be fall, we’ve had some pretty rough winter weather already, with plenty more on its way. Just because it might not look great outside your window doesn’t mean the snow hasn’t added an element of beauty to the natural world, though! Winter hiking, while challenging, can give way to some of the most awe-inspiring and bea...

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On Stephen Hawking...

Posted on March 17, 2018 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (0)

When I was around 11 or 12 years old, my mom brought home a very curious looking book. “A brief history of time” ran across the purple cover in bold, white letters. Though my mom bought the book as part of her personal foray into physics and spirituality, I read that book from beginning to end within a week. At the time, I didn’t understand many of the concepts in that book, let alone some of the words. That didn’t hinder my curiosity and inspiration, though. That book...

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President Trump and the Executive Orders directed at the DAPL and Keystone pipelines

Posted on January 24, 2017 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)

This Tuesday morning, January 24th of the year 2017, President Trump signed executive orders aimed at resuming construction of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. The trump administration has consistently preached their platform of bringing more jobs to the U.S. and securing the future of our energy. Both jobs and a secure energy future are being promised by the Trump Administration as well as the companies invested into these pipelines… But how much water, or oil, do these pro...

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On the death of Harambe

Posted on June 3, 2016 at 2:15 PM Comments comments (0)

I've seen and heard many people disregarding the importance of Harambe's life in the days since his death. "The boy is alive and that's what truly matters"... But it isn't. The respect and dignity we endow to any life, whether it be human or not, is a direct reflection of the respect and dignity we endow to all lives, including our own. We, being the anthropocentric thinkers that we are, have forgotten that we are but one of many countless cells in the living body that is our world. As every ...

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