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Tumblr Post Digest for hlthenvt

[My apologies for the messy formatting and duplicates. I still can’t get the Yahoo Pipes Cleaner to work properly. It isn’t collecting all requested and doesn’t clean up after itself. But the links should all work.] The latest from Tumblr … Continue reading

Tumblr 15june, 22june, 29june, 6july, 13july, 20july2008

Tumblr Regular Post Digest for hlthenvt [Not much of a weekly update, eh?] [trash] Plastic bags banished from Old Crow http://www.cbc.ca/canada/north/story/2008/07/22/oldcrow-bags.html?ref=rss People in the isolated Gwich’in community of Old Crow, Yukon, are using plastic bags – more precisely, the absence … Continue reading

Digest: Tumblr 2008mar09

These digests are described here, Briefs 5a, now Tumblrd [preparedness, accessibility] Horseradish smell fire-alarm for waking up deaf people http://www.boingboing.net/2008/03/09/horseradish-smell-fi.html Horseradish smell fire-alarm for waking up deaf people Nelson sez, “Japanese researchers have developed a fire alarm that sprays the … Continue reading

Toilets and Trash sanitation in the frontier

http://flickr.com/photos/hlthenvt/sets/72157594265830625/ I’ve put the set of photos up on Flickr. These can be used to illustrate problems and solutions to solid waste management and sanitation. I have not finished the annotations, but Flickr members may go ahead and comment. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Menu to Midden: Human food system

© 1985, mpb This model is a means for visualizing the place garbage has in our lives. We can also use this model to understand how changes in diet, the environment, and the social system feed [sic] into one another: … Continue reading