Month: February 2019

Natural wonder now a trashy dump

I discovered Pipes Lake in Helen McGinnis’ ‘Hiking Mississippi’ book. I knew that McGinnis’ book was not as up-to-date as Johnny Malloy’s guidebook. but I got a copy because I wanted to compare the differences in their accounts and perspectives. Then a couple of years ago I got […]

One Strange Rock

In all of history, there have only been five perfect nature documentaries. This… is the sixth! Seriously, though, One Strange Rock only took about half an episode to become my all-time favorite. It is narrated by Will Smith and it is the story of these American Astronauts who […]

10 animals you have to see!

The World Wildlife Foundation (you know, the panda people) did a survey and put together a bucket list of the top ten species that you have just got to see sometime in your life. Their criteria for animals to include were: Seeing it has to make your bottom […]