Jay Beckwith

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You Are What You Eat

As I was coming home along Hwy 101 from an extended trip and crossing into Sonoma County I was struck, as always, by what a beautiful place this is.

Local Economics 101

Several years ago I bought a 750lb. variable-speed drill press from an online company.  They import directly from China and better than 90% of their distribution is internet-based.

Drink Local

I’ve started looking at the little things; like what I drink.  Doing a bit of searching and I discovered some remarkable statistics...

When First We Glimpsed Gaia

On Christmas day forty-one years ago this photo of “Earthrise” over the lunar horizon was taken by the Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and William Anders...