Category Archive: Conservation

Aug 15

Kermit for President

Kermit the Frog
Kermit the Frog is puppeteer Jim Henson’s most famous Muppet creation, first introduced in 1955. He is the protagonist of many Muppet projects, most notably as the host of The Muppet Show, and has appeared in various sketches on Sesame …

Apr 22

Beware the Siren Song of Green Political Activism


By Laura Huggins
Today, thousands of well-intentioned people will take part in Earth Day and many will be inspired to join a green EMO. I’m not talking about the disgruntled “emo” subculture that wears black clothing. A green EMO (Environm…

Feb 24

Thinking beyond open space

By Seth Zuckerman
Let’s say you’re an environmental do-gooder, trying to keep suburban development from engulfing the bucolic landscape where you live. You’re motivated by several desires: an aesthetic love of open space, a sentimental att…