Katie’s Essays and Blog

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An Electronic Silent Spring – October, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer

The consequences of “smart”phones & meters by Katie Singer  *  www.electronicsilentspring.com   1. Depletion of natural resources The Internet (including the Internet of Things and the smartgrid) is the largest thing that humanity has built. As it grows, the Internet … Continue reading

An Electronic Silent Spring – September, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer

An Electronic Silent Spring September, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer www.electronicsilentspring.com Q&A on the way to 5G (5th generation mobile infrastructure) by Janet Newton and Katie Singer To streamline installation of cellular antennas, Santa Fe, New Mexico’s City Council passed … Continue reading

Intimate, Invisible Matters

  by Katie Singer   About 200 years ago, we humans figured out how to generate, store and transmit electricity. After a Danish scientist discovered electromagnetism in 1819, electric inventions radically changed domestic life, created entertainment industries and allowed speedy … Continue reading

Instructions and Contact Info to Tell Senators to Vote NO on the Mobile Now Act

Instructions and email addresses for senators from Kate Kheel and WhatIs5g.info: http://whatis5g.info/index.php/2017/01/26/immediate-action-contact-all-us-senators-concerning-the-stop-mobile-now-act-and-the-digit-act/ Phone numbers for senators from Susan Clark: https://www.senate.gov/general/resources/pdf/senators_phone_list.pdf Email Senator Schumer’s Health Aide, Meghan Taira: meghan_taira@schumer.senate.gov (see an example email to Meghan Taira from a concerned citizen at … Continue reading

An Electronic Silent Spring – January, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer

An Electronic Silent Spring  January, 2017 Newsletter from Katie Singer www.electronicsilentspring.com   Humanity will be divided into two races: people who believe that what is actually evil is good…and the people who must love them. –Rudolph Steiner, 1861-1925   Let’s … Continue reading

Digital Fitness 101

  Personal fitness coach, Ryan Munsey of NaturalStacks.com, interviews Katie Singer about why and how to reduce your household’s exposure to screen-time and man-made electromagnetic radiation. https://www.naturalstacks.com/blogs/news/cell-phones-brain-cancer-and-public-health-with-katie-singer … Continue reading

to continue the work

Dear Readers: I published my first book, a novel, in 1999, and wrote a Reader’s Digest version about the experience of publishing. This was before smartphones or social media. To get an idea of publishing today, put this essay on … Continue reading

An Electronic Silent Spring – September, 2016 Newsletter

An Electronic Silent Spring  September, 2016 Newsletter from Katie Singer www.electronicsilentspring.com What’s constructive use of anyone’s attention? New e-technologies keep getting deployed, proposed and mandated: “small cells” (a new kind of antenna), distributed antenna systems (DAS–co-located on existing utility poles), … Continue reading