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6 Apps to Help Reduce Your Carbon Footprint


News flash: global warming is very real, and it’s not disappearing anytime soon. Read More. Causes Environment News Top News

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‘Bones’ Is Back and Advocating for Home Birth


Everyone's favorite vegetarian scientist is back! Last night the spring premiere of fan favorite show "Bones" didn't disappoint. Read More. Healthy Living Lifestyle News Top News emily deschanel

SolarKindle: Amazon’s Kindle and Kindle Touch get world’s first solar E reader cover


One of the wonderful alternatives that we have though is to turn to solar power. Solar powered cover. Picture Gallery. Solar powered cover.

Chloe Coscarelli Shares 10 Vegan Cooking Substitutes


By Chloe Coscarelli, VegNews.com In a time when most foods can be veganized, rising star chef and new cookbook author Chloe Coscarelli offers up her arsenal of food substitutes for ditching Read More. Eats News Recipes Top News Vegan chloe coscarelli

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Atlanta Hosts BaconFest, Kevin Bacon Shows Up


The event perfectly merged acting and bacon when actor Kevin Bacon showed, surprising carnival goers and posing for photos. Read More. Entertainment Film/TV News Top News kevin bacon

10 Tips to Avoid Food Waste on Passover

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Passover matzah ball soup. There are ways to make this holiday greener. Image via DavidMarcel. If you have extra, sell it or give it to a non-Jew.

Alec Baldwin Met Fiancé at Vegan Restaurant


Alec Baldwin pops the question to 28-year-old girlfriend. Read More. Healthy Living News Top News Vegan alec baldwin

Honda FCTourer: A hydrogen powered concept with robotic design


Ishan Sidhu: Taking an inspiration from Asimo, the Honda robot, this car is designed by Diego Garcia, an Industrial Design Engineer. Honda FCTourer.

WATCH: Starbucks CEO: We’ll ‘Likely’ Stop Using Crushed Bugs


CEO Howard Schultz told CBS News that although they wanted to use the 'all-natural' ingredient, they'll likely switch to an alternative after the public outcry. Read More. Animals Causes Eats News Top News Vegan Video howard schultz

Tunneling through to power saving gadgets with efficient electronics


B.Sameer Kumar: Current Situation. Grid power is something that most of us take for granted. Graphene transistors. Why we need to embrace the change.

WATCH: Firefighters Rescue 20 Dogs from Burning Home


The firefighters were equipped with special pet oxygen masks that had recently been donated by the Humane Society. Read More. Animals News Top News Video

Oceans' temperatures see a significant rise over the past century


New Comparison of Ocean Temperatures Reveals Rise over the Last Century. The numbers dropped to.22 degrees at 900 meters of depth. Via: UCSD

Natalie Portman Named Free the Children Ambassador


Portman announced today that she is an ambassador for Free the Children, and is working with Dior to raise money for the organization. Read More. Causes News People Top News natalie portman

Canchuck: Discarded cans to nunchucks


Abdul Vahid V: In a crazy recycling project, you can turn your discarded cans to Bruce Lee’s famous martial arts weapons the nunchucks. inch long.

Venus and Pleiades Captivate with Cosmic Light Show Tonight


Once every eight years, Venus passes directly between the Earth and a cluster of blue stars known as the Pleiades. The most dazzling view happens tonight. Read More. News Science Top News

Pvilion sets up first ever Solar Sail charging station


Sonia Renthlei: Owning a solar powered car is well and good considering the eco friendly aspects but what is really needed are solar charging stations.

Ke$ha Tweets for Support of Maryland Shark Fin Ban


The singer asked her fans to support the Humane Society's efforts to get the ban on shark fins passed in Maryland. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News kesha

A Culture Shock Hangover in Tunisia’s Second City

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After a rough time in Tunis, Tafline pushed past a culture shock hangover to appreciate Tunisia’s second largest city. “To the medina!”

The Top Ten Reasons I’m Super Excited to Be Attending Wanderlust 2012!

Eco Chic

heard from a few friends about how much fun they had last year, and so I’m really looking forward to this year’s festivities.

Canadian Jailed in Lebanon for Selling Rotten Potatoes

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A Red Notice was sent through Interpol accusing this man of selling rotten potatoes to Algeria. image via Vancouver Sun. No help from Canada.

Celebrities Hit the Slopes for Operation Smile


Stars including Kate Walsh and Jesse Tyler Ferguson show support for children with cleft lips and palates. Read More. Causes News People Top News cory monteith jesse tyler ferguson kate walsh lisa kudrow ty burrell

Dubai Airports reduce carbon emissions by 70,000 tons last year


Dattatreya Mandal: Earlier, we have gleefully harped about Dubai’s eco architectural city conceptions and green technology flaunting hotels.

WATCH: Kristen Bell Joins HRC Campaign for Marriage Equality


The actress joins a list of stars to record video for the Human Rights Campaign in support of gay marriage. Read More. Causes News People Top News Video kristen bell

Go green with ‘Maboo Shades,’ sunglasses with a bamboo frame


It is an essential accessory and American Brand, Verde Styles, is now offering glasses that have an eco dimension to them, called the Maboo Shades.

James Cameron Fixed The Stars in New ‘Titanic 3D’


New scene more accurately depicts the night sky on the evening of the disaster. Read More. Entertainment Featured News Pop Culture james cameron

Saving Tourists from Foaming at the Mouth

10,000 Birds

Not that there is anything wrong with that at all, in fact, I might have done something similar when I visited a foreign-to-me world capital. 

Get A New Desktop Calendar Each Month—Free From Duncraft

Green (Living) Review

Always looking for more ways to interact with their customers, Duncraft is now offering an ongoing feature on their website--a free desktop calendar.

Junco Mashup

10,000 Birds

Last week a mystery bird from New Jersey rightly caused a fair bit of confusion among birders of the Garden State and beyond. 

Lithium, Cordless, Emission Free and incredibly lightweight describes the NEW Recharge Mower PMLI-14

Green (Living) Review

Lithium Powered, Cordless, Emission Free and weighing a total of 35 lbs. The cutting height is easily adjusted to 6 increments using only 1 handle.

Pictures of the day

Environmental Economics

Not my favorite hat: But I liked the shirts: Mine should arrive in a week or so

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Power generation in the future - compact, decentralized systems in urban environments

Green (Living) Review

It is possible to integrate small wind energy and photovoltaic systems into the building's architecture.

Proof that Env-Econ writers are better decision makers than the President

Environmental Economics

Congratulations to riffells0 (whoever that is) on winning the 2012 Env-Econ NCAA tournament challenge. 

Grayish Piculet – Diminutive Endemic

10,000 Birds

This week I find myself writing about Colombia again. This post relates to a delightful Colombian endemic called the Grayish Piculet.