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This video by Peter Eliscu captures Greta Thunberg a few days after she landed by solar sail boat in NYC. The yacht Malizia II is fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines and so avoids generating carbon dioxide. For those of you who may not know about her, she’s from Sweden, [...]
The Graniteville Swamp area, as it’s known locally in Staten Island, continues their fight to preserve their wetlands and forests for a number of reasons, from disappearing to builders to increasing their risk of flooding. In this case, a new BJ’s. This video covers some of their event, [...]
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT— The 9th. World’s Maker Faire, a Celebration of Invention, Creativity and Curiosity, was staged at the New york Hall of Science by the grounds of the World’s Fair Park in the borough of Queens, NYC, on the weekend of September 22 & 23, 2018. Unfortunately, [...]
Come See and listen to 4 CSA spokespeople (Community Supported Agriculture), from Staten Island talk about their members and farm products. That’s Olivia Gamber of Urby’s rooftop Farming and the Rabbits Garden CSA, Lenny Librizzi and Susan Fowler of the North Shore CSA and Roy Fischman [...]
Coney Island has its Polar Bear Club to bring in the New Year, but on Staten Island, we walk the beach. And have been doing so for 29 years around noon on New Year’s Day come rain or shine, snow or hail, cold, colder or coldest, whatever. The walk, sponsored by Protectors of the Pine [...]