Peter Bermudes

About the Member:

Long a believer that all issues are local, Peter Bermudes is tickled to be a part of the Arlington Public News team. He aspires to present issues and stories that will empower as well as inform Arlingtonians, and is grateful that he gets to learn so much along the way.

Wide Angle: Episode 26 – Teeth

Wide Angle: Episode 26 – Teeth

Many know that the growth rings of trees reveal volumes to a knowledgable observer, including much beyond a tree’s age. Droughts, fire, pest damage: they’re all in there to be read like a book. Turns out our teeth serve much the same function for we humans, providing...
Wide Angle: Episode 25 – Vanishing Bees

Wide Angle: Episode 25 – Vanishing Bees

Our environment, and the countless creatures who inhabit it, face many challenges and affronts–most of which are likely invisible to we humans. One crisis we have been witness to, however, is colony collapse disorder–a phenomenon impacting honeybees and,...
Wide Angle: Episode 24 – LGBTQ+ Web Extra

Wide Angle: Episode 24 – LGBTQ+ Web Extra

In ancient Greece and Rome, cultures from which our own borrowed heavily, homosexuality was a fixture. The Talmud refers to six different sexes, not just the two many note today. Still other societies regard variations in gender expression as commonplace. Yet we in...