Monthly Archives: March 2020

Children Soak it up like Sponge

300 is a special number. It is the story of the heroic efforts of a handful of Spartan soldiers against the full might of the Persian army at Thermopylae in 480 BC. The Greek King Leonidas led some 7,000 men, … Continue reading

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Bamboo Bowl with Shôen Urushi Lacquer

From a Swiss pipe maker – a pipe with a bamboo bowl and Shôen Urushi lacquer stem. Similar pipes are available at DrMikePipes.

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Hot Air Emissions

Flying attracts so much flak but it accounts only for just 2% of carbon dioxide emissions. Okay, if you include flying’s other emissions, the true figure is about 5% but that still leaves 95% of climate damage coming from elsewhere. … Continue reading

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