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Japan Suspends Whaling After Clashes with Sea Shepherd

Eccorazzi

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The Key Ingredient to Powerful Writing. ~ Maggie McReynolds.

Elephant Journal

The Key Ingredient to Powerful Writing. Maggie McReynolds

DESERTEC Power Launch in Saudi Arabia Ushers in Clean New Era

Green Prophet

When Spain ditched DESERTEC’s solar interests in Morocco , the blogosphere was quick to pronounce the initiative Dead Before Arrival.

Want to Tackle Income Inequality? You Need to Go After Capital.

Mother Jones

Greg Sargent calls our attention to a new study on rising income inequality today.

No, the Coal Will Not Just Go To Canada (episode 9,274)

Sightline Daily

Coal train in White Rock, BC, Canada. Credit AaverageJoe. But it’s not true. Some go to Asia via ports in Canada and California.

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Pets are becoming "surrogate children" as couples seek fewer responsibilities

Green (Living) Review

Families looking to save money, but pets are still a significant emotional investment by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Couples are increasingly adopting pets instead of having families as economic realities mean they are delaying having children. However, many are not prepared for the emotional investment that a pet requires.

Trans-Pacific Partnership: Wrong Trade Deal for the U.S. - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

The massive Forward on Climate rally in Washington, D.C. The Obama

Sometimes Birds Can Hold Their Own Against Starlings

10,000 Birds

People get frustrated with European Starlings in North America, they are non native and they can snarf up food quickly at the feeders.

Transactions costs

Environmental Economics

Another crushing blow for free market environmentalism? The federal government initially estimated that 4.9 billion to $21 billion. billion.

Natural Healing for Cancer, Diabetes and Other Diseases

Green Home Blog

Oncologists or cancer doctors have a huge array of drugs that they can use to defeat cancer. Their bodies are simply not up to it.

Daily Demand and Supply: One person's negative is another person's positive

Environmental Economics

"So I can drink a beer on my porch? But I can't smoke a joint?" asked marijuana advocate Christian Sederberg. State Sen. she asked.

Pied Avocets in Hong Kong

10,000 Birds

Growing up in Britain gives Pied Avocets something of a air of royalty, birdwise. Actually, more of an open sewer than a ditch, if I’m honest.

"A Two-Way Street Between Academia and the Policy World"

Environmental Economics

Robert Stavins: My essay this month represents a departure from my standard blog posts about a contemporary environmental policy issue.  Stavins, 2000-2011 (2013), a successor to the first volume, published in 2000, Environmental Economics and Public Policy:  Selected Papers of Robert N. Stavins, 1988-1999. Keep reading here

Notes from Silver Creek: Natural Born Scientists

Nature Conservancy - Science

A young scientist captures insects at Silver Creek Preserve. Credit: Sara Sheehy/TNC. By Dayna Gross, Silver Creek preserve manager.

Stupid Gas Price Economics Watch

Environmental Economics

After sending consumers into sticker shock the past month, how much more can gasoline prices climb? Another 20 to 50 cents a gallon — a level that could propel the cost of gasoline, now $3.75 a gallon, to all-time highs, some experts say. But so far this year, prices are surging sooner and faster than ever before — up 45 cents since mid-January.

Corruption Allegations, Monster Mine Madness, and the US Ex Im.

Sierra Club Compass

Despite President Obama's commitment to tackle climate change, the U.S.

Non-Toxic Couches? Looks Like We’re Sitting Pretty!

Sightline Daily

Abandoned couch. But the leadership of Governor Jerry Brown may have turned the tide. The new regulation is also a win for businesses. Wade at 40.

Enormous Grassroots Response to Coal Export Plan in Washington.

Sierra Club Compass

How many messages do you need to leave before they get the hint?

Eat Less Meat and Save The Planet

Green Prophet

Cut your meat consumption by half to combat global warming, urges UN Environment Program. That is, at steak. The very seas are dying from toxic runoff.

One-Sided Keystone XL Poll Tells the Story Big Oil Wants You To Hear

Sierra Club Compass

Are you Pouring Money down the Bathroom Drain?

Green Living Ideas

Take a look at this information and learn to make some easy, water saving changes each day.

Start Your Morning with This Carrot and Pear Juice

Eccorazzi

This juice uses the earthy, albeit sweet, backdrop of carrots and the lightness of pears for a morning appropriate beverage.

Best Natural BB Cream for Travel: Eco-Chick Tested

Eco Chic

Starre Vartan wearing Marie Veronique Organics Moisturizing Face Screen—and nothing else.

Orlando Bloom Attends Climate Change Rally with Global Green

Eccorazzi

Read More The post Orlando Bloom Attends Climate Change Rally with Global Green appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News

Today's Big Fight: Centrist Opinion vs. Centrist Opinion | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Jonathan Chait is annoyed with the Washington Post editorial board, which says today that "neither party has staked out anything like a serious negotiating position" in the sequester talks. For some reason, though, they seem

Students At Swarthmore College for National Fossil Fuel Divestment Conference

Celsias

What: PowerUp! Workshops, trainings, keynote address, strategy sessions, and two major direct action events.

New World Energy Council Website for Global Energy information

Celsias

The online resource, in the new website of the World Energy Council (WEC), is being launched today at the Africa Energy Indaba in South Africa.

Japanese Whaling Ships Rams Sea Shepherd's Ships

Celsias

The Bob Barker is taking on water in their engine room''.

Reusing Waste

Celsias

State of the art integrated food production