Tess Stroh: Measuring an Era

An hourglass is used to measure the passage of time. Its presence connotes the loss of time or the culmination of a specific event. Placing this piece in the context of environmental degradation is eerily apt. Even though our current isolation seems to slow time, the crisis at hand is a stark reminder that time waits for no one. We have no excuse to postpone action against the global threats we all face.