Global warming has, in part, been responsible for the near collapse of the cultured pearl industry in Japan. Japanese production of pearls in 1966 was 230 tons, today it's 12 tons.
Japan is where pearls were first cultured in the early 20th century... Read More
I've heard this multiple times over the years and agree wholeheartedly with it. Changing out light bulbs with compact florescents doesn't do a thing to deal with the lifecycle issues associated with florescent bulb waste and recycling... and that's... Read More