By Tom Yulsman | October 7, 2013 12:54 pm

Populus deltoides (Photo: © Tom Yulsman)

I’ve had to take a short break from posting regularly here at ImaGeo, thanks to a buildup of work at my day job at the University of Colorado. I’ll be back very soon. In the meantime, I thought I’d offer an idea that could be at least a temporary antidote to the toxins pervading the public square right now:

To everyone who is inclined to yell (including me), go sit under a tree for a good long while, open your eyes, breath deeply, and listen to your mother.


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ImaGeo is a visual blog focusing on the intersection of imagery, imagination and Earth. It focuses on spectacular visuals related to the science of our planet, with an emphasis (although not an exclusive one) on the unfolding Anthropocene Epoch.

About Tom Yulsman

Tom Yulsman is Director of the Center for Environmental Journalism and a Professor of Journalism at the University of Colorado, Boulder. He also continues to work as a science and environmental journalist with more than 30 years of experience producing content for major publications. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, Audubon, Climate Central, Columbia Journalism Review, Discover, Nieman Reports, and many other publications. He has held a variety of editorial positions over the years, including a stint as editor-in-chief of Earth magazine. Yulsman has written one book: Origins: the Quest for Our Cosmic Roots, published by the Institute of Physics in 2003.


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