I hate the high cost of air conditioning. I also hate stuffy houses, the closed windows, and the loss of fresh air. And yet, each year it seems that once those windows are closed and the air conditioner is turned… [read] “The Seasonal Switch”
At OLM we believe that knowledge is power, and transparency is the key to emotional and spiritual human evolution. This is why we love WikiLeaks. We as a society will not learn from our mistakes when we hide them. We… [read] “Wikileaks Priceless Parody”
Interested in giving cloth diapering a try? Good for you (and your little one(s)!)
Cloth diapers dramatically cut down on diapering expense, free up tons of space in our landfills, they’re healthier for your baby, and chances are potty training… [read] “Benefits of Cloth Diapering”
And the ramifications of the choices we make within our sick society
We live in a sick, sick society. And yes, I mean that literally as well as figuratively. We put toxins in our water through pollution and through fluoridation.… [read] “Sick Society”
Environmental Issues are taking a toll
Take for example the issue of global warming. For years those of us who believed in global warming were laughed at and berated. Year after year we watched our ice caps melting while government… [read] “Tipping the Scales”
I have never understood why anyone would buy into the belief system that nuclear energy is clean, unless invisible but deadly contamination doesn’t count.
Before recent events in Japan reminded us of the global threat of radiation due to a… [read] “No More Nuclear!”
From the 1890s through 1910, thousands of Americans used solar water heaters to heat water for their homes.
Out with the Old and In with the New
I was doing research for an article on alternative energy when I discovered… [read] “Solar Hot Water”