[Waste] Be the Change in the Messed up World – Rob ​Greenfield

Rob Greenfield cycled “4,700 miles across the United States on a bamboo bicycle, using only water from natural sources, avoiding fossil fuels almost completely, supplying your few electrical needs with solar power and creating nearly zero waste”.

He’s done lots of other ‘silly’ things, like wearing all the rubbish he generated over the course of a month and travelling without spending money from Brazil to Panama.


[Trees] When You Give a Tree an Email Address

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The city of Melbourne assigned trees email addresses so citizens could report problems. Instead, people wrote thousands of love letters to their favorite trees.

I hope you like living at St. Mary’s. Most of the time I like it too. I have exams coming up and I should be busy studying. You do not have exams because you are a tree. I don’t think that there is much more to talk about as we don’t have a lot in common, you being a tree and such. But I’m glad we’re in this together.