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Give Bees A Chance Was Written For Children

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Alicia Previn’s new book, Give Bees A Chance, was written for children. Though most of the words are simple, the author also uses more sophisticated terms that she is confident younger readers will pick up by context. Her passion comes through every page, because Alicia Previn has worked closely with gardens, insects and the earth for most of her life. Gives Bees A Chance was written for children, but the message is for all of us.

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Get the Politics out of Wind Energy!

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1Stanford University has just published a glowing report about how Wind Farms “can provide a surplus of reliable clean energy to society.” I almost posted it. It is important to publish information that does not fit your beliefs but, in this case, I decided to voice my skepticism instead.
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The Strange Disappearance Of Walter Tortoise: A Review

By Roy L Hales

Screen shot 2014-03-18 at 3.43.47 PM“Tortoise carefully climbed to the top of ridge rock. Quite a large audience of the local desert animals had gathered to hear the great Teacher. An important meeting had been called. He looked around and cleared his throat to speak, “We are called to be good stewards of the earth, and that means even in this dry and quiet desert, a place where men rarely visit, until now.”
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