The Butterfuly Effect, Literally

By Sakthi Karnan

This is potentially a new series (a la Understanding Art House) about unintended consequences of human action on Earth. I AM IN THE COMMENTS below if you want to discuss, or ask me anything on Tumblr here: To learn how to build a butterfly rest stop, via National Geographic: WORKS CITED: Michael Risinit, "Decrease in monarch butterfly population raises concern" Wikipedia: Indirect land use change impacts of biofuels Michael Wines, "Migration of Monarch Butterflies Shrinks Again Under Inhospitable Conditions" "The year’s first monarch butterflies are entering Mexico earlier than usual" James E. McCarthy and Mary Tiemenn, "MTBE in Gasoline: Clean Air and Drinking Water Issues" Wikipedia on gasoline oxygenates Wikipedia page on MTBE groundwater controversy Wikipedia Clean Air Act STUFF: Read my latest short story, "The Harbor", here: To buy my first novel, Big City: To buy or listen to my first album, New Disguises: For business inquiries email: