Gravity's Rainbow

botany, shoes, books, and justice

March 25, 2010
by sarcozona
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A Poem

Those Winter Sundays Sundays too my father got up early and put his clothes on in the blueblack cold, then with cracked hands that ached from labor in the weekday weather made banked fires blaze.  No one ever thanked him. I’d … Continue reading

March 24, 2010
by sarcozona
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Biofuels

I think biofuels are a good idea and something that could help us a great deal in the future.  But right now, I think we’re doing it wrong.  For example, corn ethanol subsidies are discouraging better biofuel alternatives at very … Continue reading

March 23, 2010
by sarcozona
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Atrazine

Atrazine is a common herbicide that’s contaminated a great deal of our water.  In frogs, teeny tiny amounts of this stuff have very dramatic effects – males having babies dramatic. (via NRDC Switchboard)  You’ve got to wonder what sort of … Continue reading