Friday, June 11, 2010

Huge Mirrors

To whom do we tell what happened on the
Earth, for whom do we place everywhere huge
Mirrors in the hope that they will be filled up
And will stay so?

- excerpt from "Annalena" by Czeslaw Milosz

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

What is really dangerous...?

While we may fret over dirt or fallen food that young children put in their mouth, it seems that the real dangers are the human-made things that most of us are exposed to on a daily basis: plastics, radiation, and batteries. See this latest article about the dangers of lithium cell batteries.

While we might notice the trash on the sidewalk and tisk about littering, the real pollution is happening on a grander scale all around us.