Praying for rain

Praying for rainMany believers here in Lubbock and the surrounding area will gather in their churches Sunday (or before) to ask God for rain. The earth is parched and it is time for rain, according to those of us who live here. Ministers will speak and pray for and with their congregations.

Alaskan archaeologist talks about prehistoric Arctic life

Alaskan archaeologist talks about prehistoric Arctic lifeDr. Owen Mason brought the prehistoric artic to life in his presentation about prehistoric whaling on the Bering Strait on Tuesday.

Mason is an archaeologist who works in Alaska and other coastal and riverine regions of the Arctic observing the whaling and walrus hunting villages of these areas.

The Hadza Zen

The Hadza ZenWe used to live all day, every day, non-stop; now we work and wait, work and wait, as we live for the weekend.
We used to forage and hunt, now we gather information. Here’s a glimpse of the Hadza Zen, a glimpse of your past, Informational Hunter-Gatherer.

Ocean and Ski Leaders and Nobel Prize Winners, Invite World Communities to Ask Tribes to Lead Healin

Ocean and Ski Leaders and Nobel Prize Winners, Invite World Communities to Ask Tribes to Lead HealinTo help rebalance Mother Earth to smooth out these 2012 earth changes and to protect and purify our oceans and mountains from Japan’s radiation leak, leaders of the US and Canadian SnowSports Industries, Cousteau’s Ocean Futures, Mountaineers like Jim Whittaker, biologists from Mexico to the Arctic Circle, and National Parks protectors like Connor Sauer, all invite the world’s communities to ask their Indigenous Elders to graciously fulfill a UN request: To please lead ceremonies and prayers around International Mother Earth Day, April 22.

Aboriginal trees of knowledge revealed

Aboriginal trees of knowledge revealedOF THE sacred carved trees that once dotted the NSW landscape, fewer than 100 remain. Many of their locations are unknown outside local communities, but an exhibition at the State Library is giving new prominence to the forgotten Aboriginal art.