Category Archives: Research

Modern Alchemy

My loves of science and nature married and birthed something amazing.  I spend every day lately, researching, formulating, creating.  I am a modern-day alchemist.  I am following my dream to pursue people, pet and planet safe STUFF–that I can create … Continue reading

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Swallowing hard pills…

My attempts at remaining positive and hopeful, as opposed to cynical, are becoming increasingly more difficult.  I am human.  I grow weary, exhausted even, when my expressed aspirations fall on ears and eyes of the willfully deaf and blind.  I … Continue reading

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Narrative, narratives

I like this word.  I am using it a lot lately, especially in my studies.  I have learned there is more to the word than meets the eye, too. A narrative can be so much more than just a story. … Continue reading

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Food Insecurity in Families with School-aged Children

  I am working on a project for one of my classes.  The theme is an examination of food insecurity and the effects on learning.  I have been researching already, and have found excellent sources.  I would like to find … Continue reading

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ArcGIS is back in my life! 

   This is my life these days….  For anyone who remembers hearing me whine about how hard the GIS course was, well guess what… I’m back. And now I am utilizing this for a plant ecology project. I should say … Continue reading

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National Clean Energy Summit 8.0

Monday, August 24, 2015.  I will have fond memories of this date for many years to come.  This was my first ever experience with the National Clean Energy Summit, which convenes annually in Las Vegas, NV.  This event is sponsored … Continue reading

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Holy moldy!

This week I started doing some research on MOLD.  There are some truly informative websites available, and the research is going quite well. Click here to read a little bit about the most common types of mold.  Enjoy.  More to come….

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busy, busy, busy…

I have been quite busy today.  I accepted a small writing contract today, and I am quite excited about it!  It feels good to see that things are starting to come together with the “writing career.”  It is a slow … Continue reading

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No, this is not the Dawn of the Planet of the Apes….

A top news story this weekend comes from a ruling from a judge in New York state. In a decision released this past week, Justice Barbara Jaffe of the New York Supreme Court has ruled that research chimps are not … Continue reading

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And you thought it was just for your entertainment!

Science has once again given us an example of “mind control” in use today.  Although the term might conjure some sci-fi imagery, we are not being controlled like mindless zombies. (Or are we?) The topic in question comes from a … Continue reading

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