The Story behind the Calendar Photos

The 2013 Robinson Noble calendars were mailed earlier this month. Hopefully, you received yours by now. If not, we understand that some are still in the process of being delivered. We also have a limited supply left available for purchase (contact me for details).

One of the special features of our calendar is that all the photos are supplied by me, who (when away from my job as president of Robinson Noble) am a professional photographer. And as the photographer for the calendar, I often get comments on the images we select for it each year. So I thought I’d tell you a bit more about the photos selected for 2013.

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Science and Election 2012

In 2008, I wrote an article for our newsletter contrasting the two Presidential candidates’ positions on science with an emphasis on water and environmental clean-up issues. Here I’d like to reprise that article with a review of how President Obama and Mitt Romney address these issues. As with my previous article, my primary sources are the candidates’ websites and the Science Debate website.

President Barack Obama

Photo credit: White House

Governor Mitt Romney

Photo credit: Gage Skidmore

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