What is my responsibility to animals and the natural world?

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Rationally Selfish: Why I Don’t Recycle

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Video

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The video, “Rationally Selfish: Why I Don’t Recycle” by Dr. Diana Hsieh was posted on Youtube on June 8, 2011 as part of her “Rationally Selfish” webcast. This clip shows…

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What Happened During the Ice Storm

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Reading

Overview

Jim Heynen is a teacher, short story writer, and regular contributor to NPR's All Things Considered. "What Happened During the Ice Storm" tells of an ice storm in a rural place.…

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The Giving Tree

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Reading

Overview

The versatile Shel Silverstein was a poet, children's author, composer, cartoonist, and screenwriter. He recorded several albums, scored films, and wrote such pop favorites as "A Boy Named Sue" and…