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What's Killing Minnesota's Moose? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Minnesota's iconic moose are in such bad shape that the state called off the 2013 hunting season on Wednesday.

Curbside Food Waste Collection – A Growing Trend

Environmental News Network

By Debra Atlas, Sierra Club Green Home. Almost half of the nearly 250 million tons of garbage that winds up in landfills in the U.S. How To."

North Carolina Moves to Toss Out Regulators | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Social Dysfunction: How I Screwed Up 2013 So Far. ~ Max Zografos.

Elephant Journal

Social Dysfunction: How I Screwed Up 2013 So Far. ~ Max Zografos. Source: Uploaded by user via Toni on Pinterest.

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Could Nemo Inspire More Dubious Climate Change Coverage.

Mother Jones

Weather forecasts predict that Snowstorm Nemo will be highly unusual in its intensity?the the worst blizzard the Northeast has seen in ages. Already, thousands of flights have been canceled and people are scrambling to stock

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It's a good thing I shaved my beard or I might've ended up in this quiz.

Environmental Economics

Professor or Hobo? I got 7/10 right.    Post you score in the comments.   HT: Brad Gentner via FB

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Harris’s Sparrow, Eh?

10,000 Birds

So, let’s talk more about the Harris’s Sparrow. Unlike all other U.S. Zonotrichias , the Harris’s eschews the coasts.

Giving Kids the Green Way through the Written Way

Green Home Blog

Giving Kids the Green Way through the Written Way. In 1839, English author Edward Bulwer-Lytton said, “The pen is mightier than the sword”.

Ummm, I'm not sure I have a preservation value for that particular building

Environmental Economics

[commentary added for your enjoyment--or not].   Like Munson House or University Hall?], was first a tuberculosis ward [or TB hall?]

Rescuing the Rescuer

10,000 Birds

When the wolf is at the door, a wildlife rehabilitator will let him in. And feed him. That’s why we’re always broke. she whispered, in awe. fref=ts.

Seventy percent of all Americans do not hold a passport

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Still today, in this modern and connected world of ours, some 70% of Americans do not hold passports. The percentage of Americans fluent in a second language not spoken at home is dismal. Though, it has to be said it is not much better in Britain either as regards to the second language.

How to Green Your Office

Living Green & Saving Energy

Different ways you can make your office a greener and more efficient environment. green work habits benefits of going green go green save money green lifestyle how to go green save money saving energy

The sources of our troubles

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) If we are really looking for the sources of our troubles in our society and world today we should not test people for drugs. Instead we should test people for stupidity, ignorance, greed and the love of power of of money. We do not need a new government, we need a new system altogether.

"Movie & An Argument" Podcast: Musicals, Soviets, and Kevin.

Mother Jones

House of Cards, a new political drama released on Netflix, starring Kevin Spacey as a power-hungry US congressman.

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Obama's Legacy, the Climate Rally, and What It Means for Coal.

Sierra Club Compass

But one event I am very excited to

Meditating with Pets. ~ Larissa Pelletterio | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

This old house is cold, but the sun is beaming brightly through the huge bay window of the living room on the south side.

Wasted: The Ugly Truth about Food Waste (and what you can do about it!)

Green Living Ideas

According to some estimates, we waste up to 50% of our total food purchased. Doesn’t that seem crazy? How can I (we) stop wasting? From here.

Super Yummy Vegan Black Bean Tacos

Eccorazzi

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Costello Tagiapietra NYFW Fall/Winter 2013: A Confident Romantic Idea of Modern Womanhood

Eco Chic

The dynamic (bearhug!) duo, Costello Tagiapietra , debuted their Fall/Winter 2013 collection yesterday at the trendy Milk Studios for NYFW. 

How to Respond to Climate Change Impacts in Urban Areas - Community Action

The Green Changemakers

How to Respond to Climate Change Impacts in Urban Areas VN VN version: https://www-docs.tu-cottbus.de/megacity-hcmc/public/04_Capacity/E_Paper_VN_Version.pdf cottbus.de/megacity-hcmc/public/04_Capacity/E_Paper_VN_Version.pdf cottbus.de/megacity-hcmc/public/04_Capacity/How_to_respond_to_Climate_Change_Impacts_in_Urban_Areas_E-Paper.pdf.

Automatically Save Energy (and Money!) in Your Home, Easy Peasy!

Eco Chic

Can you enlighten? – Robert Goodman, Taos, NM. government’s EnergyStar criteria for efficiency, do tend to save much more energy than older ones.

Weekend Reading 1/8/13

Sightline Daily

Northwest cities are, for the most part, too young to have ruins. Seattle has a couple of good ones though, including the soon-to-be-demolished “ ramps to nowhere ” and Gasworks Park, about which  Knute Berger had a good piece this week. Andrew Sullivan posted a fascinating world map depicting policies on same-sex marriage. But, Wow! Clark. Serena.

Momentum Builds for National Summit on Climate Change

Celsias

Momentum is building to hold

David vs Goliath taking place in the Amazon

Living In a Toxic World

A David vs Goliath story is currently taking place in an area of the Ecuadorian Amazon. The state-run petrochemical company, Petroamazonas, seeks to advance its oil exploration into the remote, indigenous community of Sani Isla. Post source: Guardian Environment). Please take a moment to sign this petition. Further Reading.

Solar Thermal Energy Cost Expected to Halve by 2020

Celsias

Solar thermal energy will halve in cost by 2020, the new director of the CSIRO’s Australian Solar Thermal Research Initiative claims.

Giant Panda Habitat Threatened by Forest Reform

Celsias

Baseball, America's Pastime, Going Green

Celsias

Baseball may be one of America's favorite sports, but it has also been one of the least eco-friendly sports for a wide variety of reasons.

Minisink Residents Rally for Environmental Preservation and Safety

Celsias

Actor/Activist Mark Ruffalo, and 9/11 First Responder advocate, John Feal, will attend a rally in Minisink, New York on February 9th at 12:30 p.m.

Growth - Marc Roberts Cartoon

Celsias