Category Archives: Musings

Corporate Food Waste..as observed through the lens of a Food Waste Audit

November of 2014 was an exciting month for me. My semester was nearly over, I was going to sunny LA after having won a sweepstake (I know-how cool is that!) and finally all of my summer networking had paid off … Continue reading

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Tackling Food waste- a personal journey

About a year and a half ago (summer of 2013), I took a class in Writing for Science. It was a wonderful class taught by a wonderful Professor who incidentally is a journalist at the New York Times as well … Continue reading

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Random thoughts on Sustainability- From last years Farm to Fork event

Looking for a job in the field of science?- try naturejobs.com; not an accurate name but it does seem to have some interesting listings. Looking for a sustainable place to stay at when visiting the Hamptons in NY? -try greenporterhotels.com One … Continue reading

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Understanding Organics Recycling in the context of cities:

What NYC is doing about food waste and how its helping the city. Continue reading

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All about GMOs

Since I concern myself with learning about food sustainability, I felt it was time to research and share what the world’s leading authorities are saying on this hot topic. GMO..genetically modified organisms and GE..genetically engineered both refer to a way … Continue reading

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POWER OF PLACE

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Glaciers, ppm, and Chasing Ice

Hello everyone and a happy summer to you all! Every time I learn something new that helps clarify some concept or makes me realize the importance of the topic, my first thought is- wow, that was so well explained! My … Continue reading

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The Great Immensity

This was a play that was running for only a few days in NYC. It was controversial because it was government funded and thought of as a waste of money by those who don’t believe in the science of a warming planet. Basically everyone who believes in climate change is racking their brains on how on earth (forgive the pun) it is not possible to realize that we all live in a much hotter planet and there is proof and impacts of this everywhere. Continue reading

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Symphony of the Soil (a movie)-TAGLINE: Discover the life beneath your feet.

I am not sure how I came to learn about this movie but once I read its review I was determined to watch it. Since it was not easily available in the library, I had to place a special request … Continue reading

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Central Park Statues !

Yesterday was a beautiful spring day and the first day I did not have to get up thinking of assignments, required readings, and my weekday classes. Spring semester was finally over, just in time to go outdoors and enjoy the … Continue reading

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