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Rescue Dogs Save Veterans From Committing Suicide


David E. Animals Causes News Top News

Music Monday: Christmas with the Rat Pack

Wend Magazine

Even if you are a scrooge who shrieks at the sound of christmas music, you’ll still enjoy baking, decorating, wrapping and swaying to the 2002 Christmas compilation of Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, and Sammy Davis, Jr. Click here to view the embedded video. Related Posts. No related posts were found

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What It’s Like to Survive a 100-Foot Climbing Fall

Wend Magazine

In 2002, Craig DeMartino miraculously survived a 100-foot fall after a miscommunication with his climbing partner. Click here to view the embedded video. Watch the video above to hear his story. Via: Matador TV ]. Related posts: Speed Climbing With Ueli Steck. Climber Survives 1,300 Foot Fall. Climbing at 39 Weeks Pregnant

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Was the Acid Rain Program as successful as we thought?

Environmental Economics

They find cost savings in 2002, with the Acid Rain Program in full swing, of approximately $250 million from trade in emission allowances. They estimate the cost of health damages associated with observed SO 2 emissions in 2002 under the Acid Rain Program to be $2.4   Economists Rejoice.    Much higher. 

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First Rehabbed and Reintegrated Killer Whale is Now a Mom


In 2002, a killer whale was spotted alone and emaciated in Puget Sound, near Seattle, Washington. Animals News Science Top News

Natural Selection by Nina Munteanu Now Out

The Alien Next Door

My collection of nine short stories was recently released through Pixl Press (Imprint of Starfire ) in an anthology entitled "Natural Selection".

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Get Involved In Your Community

Green Home Blog

The number of community composting programs has dropped from 3,227 in 2002 to 3,090 in 2010. Get Involved in Your Community. Earth Day isn’t just about the things we can do for our environment – it’s also about getting involved in your community to teach others the importance of being eco-friendly. Did you know? There are currently around 1.5

Recovery: Benefits of Salmon Failure

Nature Conservancy - Science

Sportsmen ought to be incensed at this waste,” asserted one well-known outdoor writer in 2002. “It Related Articles. By Justine E. Hausheer.

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California Basin Directs Water to Protect Klamath River Salmon


As the California drought carries on, a federal agency has acted decisively to protect its resident salmon population.

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Monsanto or Organic? Who to Trust With Your Food [infographic]

Wend Magazine

(Sources and much more info, linked below this text). People got sick/died and Monsanto got rich. They told no one. ”". Enough said. Awesome!

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Sea Shepherd will build a new ‘dream’ ship after receiving €8.3 million from the Dutch Postcode Lottery

Green Blog

Sea Shepherd has been confronting illegal whalers and illegal fishermen in the waters surrounding the Antarctic continent since 2002.

Those Republicans are starting to grow on me

Environmental Economics

The limit was increased in 2002 to 12 percent from 6 percent, where it had been since the end of Prohibition in 1933. Ohioans could buy beer with a whopping 18 percent alcohol content under a provision in the state budget proposed yesterday by Senate Republicans. via

Hot-Desking Dehumanizes Work Place

The Alien Next Door

Anonymous to even her own overseer—she is just a number to him—Kathryn pines for a sense of place, identity, recognition and purpose. Or is it?

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Cyprus kills 1.5 million migrating songbirds to eat in fetish dish

Green Prophet

It’s illegal to serve this disgusting delicacy in restaurants, but despite being outlawed some 1.5 BirdLife’s estimate that 1.5

Camels are #1 killers in world’s most fatal place to drive

Green Prophet

Saudi Arabia is a dangerous place to drive. It’s the world’s most dangerous, according to recent media reports. According to Yahoo!

How Many Birders Are There, Really?

10,000 Birds

However, at least one source reported that in 2002, there were approximately 700,000 copies in print of the Sibley Guide to Birds and 250,000 of Kenn Kaufman’s Field Guide to Birds of North America. Jason A. Crotty is a birder and lawyer living in Portland, Oregon. How many birders are there in America? Indeed, there appears to be just one.

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Polar Vortex ? Climate Change

Conservancy Talk

Image Source: © 2002 Corbis ]. The dramatic “polar vortex” hitting much of the U.S. This is a good thing. What kind of impact?

Jordan bans plastic bags, joining Kuwait, Qatar and the UAE

Green Prophet

In March of 2002, Republic of Ireland became the first country to introduce a plastic bag fee, or PlasTax. Want a plastic sack?

NASA Watches Underground Fresh Water Sea Vanish from the Middle East (VIDEO)

Green Prophet

NASA’s Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) mission was launched in 2002. Sound the alarms? What has happened to it?

2002 27

The Nature Conservancy’s Massive New Science Article Database

Nature Conservancy - Science

Nature Conservancy scientists publish almost 200 scientific articles each year. There’s an impressive body of work. Until now. Ideas Research

2002 15

Could test-tube meat be the future of food?

Green Prophet

Getting meat without killing animals is a concept that’s fast approaching reality. But is there a market for ‘franken-meat’ ? “By

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What is the National Bird of Panama?

10,000 Birds

” Many share her fascination with this bird of prey, and it was designated Panama’s official bird in 2002. A Harpy Eagle. ’”.

The Four Biggest Hazards Facing Monarch Butterflies, and How You Can Help

Nature Conservancy - Science

A single storm in 2002, for example, killed almost 80 percent of the monarch population. What’s really going on? The previous year had 1.1

Going Solar: The 21st Century Family Home Project

Nature Conservancy - Science

Research shows that people most often take action on the environment based on a direct experience (Kollmuss and Agyeman 2002). 2013). 2010).

What Does the Fox Need?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Most of these mammals, even when living in cities, are naturally shy and are unlikely to approach you (Crooks 2002). Photo: Phares Book. Cover.

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France’s new ban on plastic throwaways should be extended globally

Green Prophet

France has passed a new law that bans cups, cutlery, plates, and takeaway containers made from plastic. But why stop at its borders?Arash

The Amazing Lemming: The Rodent Behind the Snowy Owl Invasion?

Nature Conservancy - Science

2002 Indirect effects of lemming cycles on sandpiper dynamics: 50 years of counts from southern Sweden. Photo: Christine Blais-Soucy. et al.

Friday* Beer Post: What is wrong with today's utes??

Environmental Economics

Binge drinking among 12- to 20-year-olds has steadily declined since 2002 and is now at the lowest rate in more than a decade, a government study reported today. via Yes, I know today is Thursday. But I'm out tomorrow and I don't feel like setting the delayed post

700 free e-books to up your Middle East IQ

Green Prophet

Pollution in a Promised Land: an Environmental History of Israel by Alon Tal (UCP 2002). Epic Encounters: Culture, Media, and U.S.

Bioacoustics for Conservation Land-Use Planning

Nature Conservancy - Science

Unsurprisingly, the conversion of forest to subsistence agriculture was the primary driver of deforestation between 1972 and 2002. Experts.

Wean yourself off plastic with clever Trolley Bags

Green Prophet

Jordan’s plastic bags enjoy more freedom than most of its people. Bags fly free. Click here to view the embedded video.

Recovery: The Miracle on Palmyra

Nature Conservancy - Science

In fact, in 2002 an eradication attempt on Palmyra by TNC and the U.S. But it is believed to be one more casualty of World War II. By Justine E.

The Mighty Guardians of Woodbourne Forest – Part I

Conservancy Talk

Woodbourne: The Mythical Forest Red oak in Woodbourne Forest. Photo © George C. That was nearly 60 years ago, in April, 1956. Hemlock wooly adelgid.

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EU decision will pull Monsanto weedkiller off market shelves

Green Prophet

EFSA formed in 2002 following a series of food crises in the late 1990s to be a source of scientific guidance on food chain risks. Over 1.4

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Lake Apopka – Florida’s Inland Rarity Hotspot

10,000 Birds

Consider these numbers recorded by long-time local birder Harry Robinson: 1,230 common nighthawks (the highest recorded count for Florida) on September 11th, 2002; 1,560 swallow-tailed kites on July 26th, 2006 and 1,660 black-bellied whistling ducks on February 5th, 2010. Today, through extensive management by the St. Lake Apopka at sunset.

Grow Your Own Vegetables – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

It is an easy book full of valuable information on growing, harvesting and storing vegetables of all kinds.

Coping with the Fear of Flying, by a Buddhist in Training.

Elephant Journal

In 2002 I was a passenger on flight #606 into San Francisco. It was an usually turbulent re-entry. Adventure Meditation airplanes Fear of Flying fears flying meditation travel

Sea Shepherd Fleet Gets A Makeover For New Campaigns


The color scheme is actually a redux of what the group used during anti-poaching campaigns off Cocos, Malpelo, and the Galapagos Islands in 2002.

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