Pre-Publishing Update #1

Currently the progress on my non-fiction history book is going well. I’ve separated them into several categories to fulfill all of the different concepts that I want to present. Before it truly resembled a jumbled mess of everything! I’ve also come to appreciate the true scale of writing for a book but more over the…

Sustainability #4: A Billion Trees

Millions of Indian Trees India accomplished a major achievement recently by breaking a tree planting record, planting over 66 million in 12 hours. The planting was carried out by volunteers in Madhya Pradesh, the 5th largest Indian state by population. The previous record was set in Uttar Pradesh, the most populous Indian state, at 49.3…

Sustainability Compilation #4: Cleaning The Environment

Air Ink+VTTs An Indian company called Graviky Labs has developed a technique that enables them to convert soot-based gases into a usable ink for pens, markers or spray paints. The main piece of their appeal was that this will decrease air pollution overall since it can be processed into a separate compound that has a…

Days in History Dec 12

belchonock / 123RF Stock Photo 627: The final battle of the Byzantine-Sassanid War of 602–628, called the Battle of Nineveh, ended with Byzantine victory leading to the end of the conflict. The Byzantines managed to regain territory lost at the beginning of the war. Unfortunately the population and resources lost left both empires crippled and…