This is from a blog of a woman who is working on her doctorate degree in California that I follow. This article is about the film “Chasing Ice”

Conservation of Biodiversity

Last night I watched the new documentary Chasing Ice. It was amazing. The movie is about a scientist turned photographer, James Balog, who wanted to make a difference in the “way he knew how”. In 2005 James hooked up with National Geographic to set up cameras in Iceland, Greenland, Alaska, and Montana to take time-lapse photographs of glaciers for three years, thus started the Extreme Ice Survey. The movie is about this process as well as what he and his team found out there on the ice. He shows how glaciers have receded more in the last 10 years than they have in the last 100 years. The evidence is undeniable. You can see it right before your eyes and it is beautiful, it is breathtaking, it is horrifying. Here’s the trailer:

It was timely to see this movie yesterday, as yesterday was the day of the largest climate change rally in…

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Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Credits: Do not own a microwave oven and never have. Do not own a food processor. Chopped veggies in a Zen monastery for a weekend. (Seriously) Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.
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