Chase Cromwell

the ramblings of a rambler

An estimated 8 million metric tons of plastic enter the Earths oceans every year. That much plastic weighs more than 22 Empire State Buildings! Even more startling, in 2010 humans produced a calculated 275 million metric tons of plastic waste, meaning 97% of our plastic ends up in places like landfi...

Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg's autobiography Shortest Way Home chronicles the South Bend, Indiana mayor's journey through academia, the corporate world and his seemingly inevitable path into politics. Sharing the history of his once great hometown and outlining gradual decline throughou...