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Iranian Graphic Designers Fight Pollution and Climate Change

Green Prophet

What can graphic design do to help tackle environmental degradation? Well, these Iranian designers think a lot. Mohamad Adnani – Iran.

Shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) After the shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, USA om December 14, 2012, calls for a total ban on gun ownership can be heard again. Best to always assume that someone is wearing body armor nowadays and shoot for head, arms or legs. Guns are inanimate objects and do not kill people.

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Mayan 21 12 Apocalypse Deflated by NASA’s Early GOTCHA Video

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NASA issued a video “told-you-so” in advance of  the much-hyped Mayan calendar “end of the world” prediction.

The hunt for happiness

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In today's world we are being told – brainwashed into believing actually – that material things will bring us happiness. How wrong. We are told that if we just work hard enough, get the right job, and earn more money we will be able to buy all those things that bring us happiness. All of those, supposedly make us happy.

Aprés COP 18: Will Qatar Rebound with Solar?

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That project is planned to be operational by 2018. Presently, we use the equivalent of 1.5 Energy usage is sky-high in tiny Qatar. But is it realistic?

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Unrecyclable Biodegradable Plastic Bags Enforced in Gulf Country

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Instead, it will be mandatory for business across all seven emirates to offer their clients the biodegradable variety starting 1 January, 2013.

Time for the Flatback Turtle

10,000 Birds

I have observed Pied Oystercatchers breeding in an area on Cable Beach since July 2000. She had chosen our Pied Oystercatcher breeding site!

Nobel Prize Plant Scientist Outspoken Against Biofuel Effiency

Green Prophet

Even a non-food plant substance like algae may not be that efficient for fuel says Nobel Laureate. Hartmut Michel.

Le Conte’s Sparrow at Edgemere Landfill, Queens

10,000 Birds

There is no better way to see a life bird than by finding one yourself in one of your favorite local patches. But would it give me a look?

Eco-Art Gift Ideas for Sandy Claus

Green Prophet

Whether your sandy reminiscences are wet or dry, two artists have devised ways to make your memories tangible. Not into personal adornment? 

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of December 2012)

10,000 Birds

December is drawing towards its grand finale as we all work furiously in advance of seemingly endless celebration. How about you? 

Make Your Own Compost Bin With Mesopotamian Bricks

Green Prophet

Turn to the ancients for a green building technique that lets you play like a child.  Mesopotamian mud bricks still do the job, for free.


Christiana Figueres - Why There Must Be Global Action on Climate Change


At the heart of these negotiations is nothing less than the most challenging energy transformation the world has ever seen.

Scientists Find Mega-Oil Field. 1,300 Light Years Away


Scientists have found an oil field which contains 200 times more hydrocarbons than there is water on the whole of the Earth.