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Amanda Little writes about the environment. She has traveled from deepsea oil rigs into the guts of the electricity grid, from Kansas cornfields to rooftop farms in Queens, to investigate America’s changing environmental landscape. She teaches journalism at Vanderbilt University and has written for The New York Times, Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, and Outside. She's the author of Power Trip: The Story of America's Love Affair With Energy and co-wrote From the Ground Up. Amanda lives with her husband and kids in Nashville, TN and is the sort of eco-activist who uses disposable diapers, eats too much meat, and has a passion for all-terrain vehicles.

Romeo and Juliet 2.0:  An Epic, Improbable Love Affair

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At first glance, they’re a funny match: Jeanne is 44 and Verd is 34. Jeanne is Type-A and a worrier; Verd is mellow and happy-go-lucky. Jeanne is Jewish; Verd is Irish. Jeanne grew up playing tennis at a country club; Verd grew up tagging the streets of Chicago. Jeanne’s community was rock-ribbed conservative; Verd’s was MORE »

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