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Bali: green inspiration at Desa Atas Awan eco-boutique resort

Green Traveler Guides

| Down Duvets in Bali? | | When afternoon rain clouds part, the limitless panorama stretches well beyond Bali’s southern shores.

87 Percent of Snapper Is Mislabeled, Study Says | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Trust salmon, maybe red snapper, but not tuna. A whopping 87 percent of red snapper and 84 percent

Serving Time: My Prison Volunteer Experience. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

In response to my recent volunteer work with the Art of Living, in two of the maximum-security male prisons in Kingston, Jamaica?notorious

Telling the Truth About Education?and About Ed Reform | Mother.

Mother Jones

Letter from the Editor… and a Call to Writers

Green Living Ideas

Hi everyone- I’m Andrea, the new managing editor of Green Living Ideas! I am a vegetarian chef and educator based in Honolulu. Clean Technica.

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Flying Carpet of Sea Plastic Among YAP Istanbul Modern Finalists

Green Prophet

The designers’ strategy to encourage a new awareness involves sweeping that carpet right back out from underneath people’s feet.

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Freeplay Encore Player. from a different angle

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) No, it's not about taking a photo of it from a different perspective.

First-Ever ‘VegNation’ Race Car to Promote Plant-Based Diet


Professional race car driver and environmental activist Leilani Münter is once again using her spotlight on the racetrack to inspire action for the planet. The 37-year-old is teaming up with 1% for Read More The post First-Ever ‘VegNation’ Race Car to Promote Plant-Based Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Coal Country Bank First to Report Carbon Footprint to Shareholders.

Mother Jones

The idea is that while we scramble to invent more efficient

Wolfgang Puck’s 2013 Oscar Menu Includes Vegan Options


The 2013 Oscar menu prepared by Wolfgang Puck includes several vegan options. Read More The post Wolfgang Puck’s 2013 Oscar Menu Includes Vegan Options appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan wolfgang-puck

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Crap – a Giant Field of Human Excrement Outside of Dubai

Green Prophet

It’s a very sizable field of human excrement on the road from Sharjah to Dhaid in the United Arab Emirates.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Weighs in on Horse Meat Scandal


Stephen Colbert tackles the horse meat scandal, and questions why we feel bad about eating horses but not other animals.

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Obama Vs Physics


  Change usually happens very slowly, even once all the serious people have decided there’s a problem. Just think about the

WATCH: Puppy Gets Thrown Away and Saved By Garbage Man


We just love a happy ending. And thanks to Michael Upchurch, a garbage man in Indiana, a small pup now named Garby will live a long and safe life.

112th Congress Most Anti-Environment Ever

10,000 Birds

The League of Conservation Voters released its scorecard on the members of the 112th Congress of the United States and it is a very depressing read.

The BLS will be updating us on green jobs

Environmental Economics

While unsubscribing to a couple of BLS updates I ran across this: That's right, green jobs are just as important as mass layoffs and inflation

Where Are You Birding This Final Weekend of February 2013

10,000 Birds

I’m glad that February is the shortest month because it also ranks as one of the most boring, at least from a phenological perspective.

What makes 'smart' gas price coverage?

Environmental Economics

Yesterday, I posted this.  We struggle with how best to cover gas prices each and every time prices spike! Interview me (I didn't send this). 

Sustania: The Business of Sustainable Business

Green Home Blog

Discussing the environment can be akin to discussing religion or politics, not a place you may want to go with some people. What Do They Get Out of It?

Journalism and the Death of Hildy Johnson | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

"China Says It May Implement a Carbon Tax"

Environmental Economics

Apologies to Mark Thoma for completely ripping off his post : China may implement a (modest) carbon tax: Taxing Carbon, by Vikas Bajaj, NY Times : Long considered the biggest holdout. in climate change negotiations, China said this week that the country would. implement new taxes designed to curb greenhouse gas emissions. Officials in.

There Are Always New and Inventive Ways to Deny Health.

Mother Jones

Brad DeLong links today to his wife, Ann Marie Marciarille, who in turn links to a New York Times article from a few days ago about small companies who choose to self-insure for health coverage. Here's the basic drill

Freakonomics: The Downside of More Miles Per Gallon

Environmental Economics

Stephen Dubner: Our latest Freakonomics Radio on  Marketplace  podcast is called “The Downside of More Miles Per Gallon.” (You  (You can download/subscribe at  iTunes , get the  RSS feed , listen via the media player above, or read the transcript below.). Furthermore, because the tax is a fixed amount (18.4

Spending Cuts Still (Much) More Popular Than Tax Increases.

Mother Jones

Only 31 percent say

Horse Meat and Dodgy Seafood

Nature Conservancy - Science

Many Europeans were dismayed to find out they have been eating horse meat (but not from this one, fortunately). Credit: Jerry Sintz/BLM.

Put Your Money Where Your Future Is: College Students Lead the.

Sierra Club Compass

While I loved every one of the thousands of faces I saw at Sunday's massive Forward on Climate rally in Washington, D.C.,

Why We Watch the Oscars. ~ Stephanie Vessely | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

you grow up in the suburbs of anywhere, a dream like this seems kind of vaguely ludicrous and completely unattainable.

Athletic shirts that are uber green and high performance

Green Living Ideas

Andrea and I testing out our new Singlo Sport athletic shirts made of 100% organic blend cotton and bamboo fibers. Dumb, right? Never? I sweat. A lot.

Energy Drinks: A Dangerous Experiment. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

Ever since a number of deaths and overdoses involving energy drinks, the question has arisen, are these drinks safe?

Locusts Threaten to Overtake Egypt

Green Prophet

Like in biblical times locust swarms threaten Egyptian crops. . This encouraged breeding and they were able to lay eggs in December and January. “As

Staples Center Says Morrissey Concert Not Meat-Free


The Los Angeles Staples Center says meat options will be available for fans at the Morrissey concert.

Is Pakistan Aiming to “out-Vegas” Dubai With World’s Biggest Tower?

Green Prophet

Didn’t Azerbaijan just claim to be building the world’s tallest tower? . It’s the stuff of dreams. Watch that space. million jobs.

The Green Buzz: Thursday, February 21 | Conservancy Talk

Conservancy Talk

Wake up, smell the coffee, hear the birdsong and get your Green Buzz on. There's a reason that birdsong sounds so pleasant to our ears. Could our own language have evolved from it? Buy a new car, get solar

Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas Adopt Two Puppies


When Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas' dogs passed away, they decided to open their home to two other rescue pups from one of their favorite Los Angeles shelters. Read More The post Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas Adopt Two Puppies appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News antonio banderas melanie griffith