Do you want a postcard from an exotic location?
- “The essential Veniceness of Venice”
- The sun sets over Târgu Mureș in Romania
- A Poem for the Forest
- A Birdhouse for Vultures
- Art in Montenegro
- Why does the rest of the world not know about Târgu Mureș? It’s a conspiracy!
- The Transformers of Podgorica
- When the underworld came knocking
- A colorful birdhouse
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Category Archives: Environment
In Podgorica, Montenegro, I saw this poem for the forest, but I cannot find any English translation online. Can any of my Serbian/Montenegrin-speaking readers help? Thank you very much!
Where we find water: on Mars, between 34 and 250 million miles away Where we can’t provide safe drinking water to around 750 million people: our own planet Sorry, poor people, but this whole space thing is much more exciting.
Recycling in Germany: Recycling in Romania:
And another record for Romania! The city with the cleanest air in Europe is Cluj-Napoca. That’s at least what the French “Association Nationale pour la Préservation et l’Amélioration de la Qualité de l’Air” proclaimed. But they only examined the air quality of the 100 largest … Continue reading
This car carries the plants around to offset the carbon dioxide that it produces. (discovered and photographed at Europos Parkas in Lithuania)
“If the forest grows, the motherland will prosper” or something like this is written on this sign in Transnistria.
On Europe’s most romantic boulevard in Târgu Mureș, Romania, these signs were nailed to the trees a few months ago: “ATTENTION!” the signs scream out in two languages, (mis?)informing the public that these are “sick trees undergoing treatment”. People are warned … Continue reading