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Now is the time to think about vegetable seeds

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Now is the time to think about which seeds to sow and plant in your vegetable garden for the year. More later). Really?

10 Weeds Every Gardener Should Consider Growing


By Alisa Rutherford-Fortunati, Care2.com “What is a weed?  A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.” Ralph Waldo Emerson, Fortune of the Republic, 1878 Keeping your garden tidy can seem like Read More The post 10 Weeds Every Gardener Should Consider Growing appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment Healthy Living News Top News

Bedouin Bus is a Friendly Way to Travel Sinai

Green Prophet

Catherine. And it is ridiculously cheap! The bus connects Dahab and St. Catherine every Tuesday and Friday. The bus departs at the same spot in St.

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Paying to Power Our Cars - Compass

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That's about as much as some people

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Abu Dhabi Corals Are Tougher Than The Rest

Green Prophet

Coral in most parts of the world bleach when water temperatures surpass 28-32°C except in the Arabian/Persian Gulf , a new study finds.

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Clean Air Measures Will Protect Families, Help Move Arizona.

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Toxic air pollution from the Apache, Coronado, and Cholla coal plants kills dozens and hospitalizes hundreds each year. Now the Environmental

Confirmed: Hitler Was a Vegetarian


According to Hitler's last surviving taste-tester, the Nazi leader followed a meat-free diet. Eats Vegetarian adolf hitler

IATB: Call for Falcons

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Send those posts to naswick AT gmail.com.  Make sure you put IATB in the subject line. 

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Bob Barker Opposes Wyoming Bill Protecting Animal Abusers


Bob Barker strongly against Wyoming bill, which protects animal abusers and could prevent undercover investigations.

Sea Otter Sex

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Did you ever wonder what Sea Otter sex is like? Just click here if you want to see Sea Otter porn. Mammals otters

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Energy Efficiency Then and Now

Green Home Blog

Energy Efficiency Then and Now. The oil embargo lasted from October 1973 to March 1974, very nearly paralyzing American industry and throwing such a monkey wrench into international relations that former president Richard M. Nixon’s administration almost lost sight of the goal (which was, then as now, energy independence). In fact, the U.S.

Digiscoping at Jones Beach with the Swarovski STX 30-70 X 95

10,000 Birds

You can read all about my first exposure to them in this review.) American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea. Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis. Bizarre.

Filthy and Over-Budget? Let the Public Pay For It! - Compass

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We say it again and again, but it

Why Birders Dig Darwin

10,000 Birds

February 12 is Darwin Day , the birthday of the brilliant author of On The Origin of Species. On Speciation. Speciation is an evolutionary process.

South Florida Citizens Demand Rubio Support Climate Action.

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To Tick or Not to Tick – Exotic Birding in Miami

10,000 Birds

The Carolina Parakeet was extinct by 1918 and extinct in the wild by about 1904. But its not just parrots that are doing well in their adopted city.

What a Waste: A Global Review of Solid Waste Management

The Green Changemakers

Ten years ago there were 2.9 billion urban residents who generated about 0.64 kg of MSW per person per day (0.68 billion tonnes per year).

WATCH: Incredible Cat with Two Legs Walks Around Like a Pro


In this incredible video, Caffrey the cat shows that two legs are more than enough for him. Animals Causes News Top News Video

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UNU-IAS Reports and Policy Briefs

The Green Changemakers

They stem from the work of the Regional Centres of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development (RCE). Lee, Graham P. von Maltitz, Manu V.

Lea Michele Says Horse-Drawn Carriages Are Not Romantic


While many people think that a ride around Central Park is a romantic choice for Valentine's Day, Michele wholeheartedly disagrees.

5 Green Valentine Ideas For Your Eco-Girlfriend

Green Prophet

This year, why not try a few unconventional valentine ideas that will expand your lover’s heart, rather than her waist or rear end! liquene.

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Objekten’s Intelligent Ecology: Sustainable Design to Buy Once

Eco Chic

Leaning is an ingenius “wall pocket” made in Belgium with wood from managed forests and comes in a variety of 12 colors.

Greening the world economy through cities

The Green Changemakers

by Erin Kennedy, Jose Antonio Puppim de Oliveira, Osman Balaban, Aki Suwa, Christopher Doll, Ping Jiang, Magali Dreyfus, Raquel Moreno-Peñaranda and Puspita Dirgahayani [link] Besides comprising a majority of the world’s population, cities concentrate disproportional amounts of the world’s economy and decision-making power.

Matt Damon Launches New Humorous ‘Strike’ Campaign for water.org


We laughed at the shallow, charity-for-the-sake-of-pride Matt Damon that appeared on Showtime’s “House of Lies” late last week – but today, we’re laughing at the creative humor the actual Matt Read More The post Matt Damon Launches New Humorous ‘Strike’ Campaign for water.org appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Skateboarders Good for the Environment


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Popular Energy Drinks Trigger Caffeine Jitters


C&EN is the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical Society, the world’s largest scientific society. Increased

February 17th Massive "Forward on Climate" Rally in Washington


This coming Sunday, February 17th , an enormous “ forward on climate ” rally is to take place in Washington.