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Preserve healthy cabbage palms

Preserve healthy cabbage palms

Published: Nov 20th, 2008

If you look out your window right now, chances are you’ll spot a Sabal palmetto, the scientific name of the cabbage palm, the state tree of Florida and South Carolina. Now imagine the landscape without these icons of the tropics.

Why Americans don’t vote — and what can be done about it

Why Americans don’t vote — and what can be done about it

Published: Nov 1st, 2008

Americans go to the polls next week to select our next president. Interest is high in a contest featuring the first major party black presidential candidate, the worst financial crisis since the great depression, and the country bogged down in two far off wars.