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WATCH: Alec Baldwin Blasts Horse-Drawn Carriages on “30 Rock”

Eccorazzi

Last night on "30 Rock" Alec Baldwin's character Jack Donaghy called horse drawn carriages "rolling torture wagons for nature's most dignified creature." Read More The post WATCH: Alec Baldwin Blasts Horse-Drawn Carriages on “30 Rock” appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Featured News Video alec baldwin

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Hannukah and Other Celebrations of Efficient Lighting Through History

Green Prophet

From Hannukah to Peak Whale Oil, Brian uncovers an illuminating story of how our lighting is becoming more efficient. The Second Oil Peak. ”  .

Martha Stewart Gets Salmonella from Thanksgiving Turkeys

Eccorazzi

Martha Stewart admitted to getting sick around the Thanksgiving holiday due to handling so many uncooked turkeys. Eats News Top News martha stewart

The Green Can

Green Earth Journey

Hello, my name is Dennis Gallagher and I would like to tell you about what i am trying to accomplish in Tampa Florida.

‘Project Runway All Stars’ Go Green for the Red Carpet

Eccorazzi

Project Runway All Stars unite style and the environment in last night's eco-friendly design challenge.

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Recipe: Dairy Free Hot Dark Chocolate with Coconut Milk

Hug a Tree with Me

Pure dark chocolate 70% or higher is not only super delicious, it is also extremely healthy. Whisk continuously until foamy. Pour into 4 waiting cups.

The Alien Next Door - Untitled Article

The Alien Next Door

What does science fiction and ecology have in common? And what can they do together for humanity and the planet? Normal. 0. false. false. false. EN-US.

Review of Food Should Taste Good Wholesome Snacks

Hug a Tree with Me

Times are hard for us healthy eaters.I They are high quality, kosher and are made with actual healthy good for us ingredients that we can pronounce.

A Move to Protect Albatrosses

10,000 Birds

Good news ! Asides

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The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards launch for 2013

Green (Living) Review

The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards for 2013 have been launched. Nominations are invited from all UK businesses who can demonstrate an innovative approach to addressing sustainability issues and are at the forefront of instigating change in their sector. But it does require businesses to look at more than short-term profit and loss accounts. ?gWinners

It's rare that one admits defeat in an academic debate.especially one over climate change in the American Economic Review

Environmental Economics

(26) The Economic Impacts of Climate Change: Evidence from Agricultural Output and Random Fluctuations in Weather: Comment   Anthony C. Fisher, W. Michael Hanemann, Michael J. Roberts and Wolfram Schlenker. Full-Text Access | Supplementary Materials. Olivier Deschênes and Michael Greenstone. Fisher et al.

HOMEOWNERS TAKE ACTION TO CUT WINTER CHILLS

Green (Living) Review

More than a million homes fit insulation in last 12 months Almost half still have under-insulated lofts 25% have un-insulated cavity walls Chilly UK homeowners are taking action after a string of harsh winters – with more than a million fitting extra insulation to their property in the last year, new research from the Energy Saving Trust has found.

Catfish Eating Pigeons

10,000 Birds

This is neat. Hat-tip to John Beetham. Asides

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U.S. Composting Council Commends Waste Expo for Adding Organics Recycling Content

Green (Living) Review

BETHESDA, MD, December 2012 : The U.S. Composting Council (USCC), the largest association in North America representing the composting industry, is pleased to receive news that Waste Expo will be enhancing its content to cover organics recycling and composting issues. Established in 1990, the U.S.

Birds: Is There Anything They Can’t Do?

10,000 Birds

So, I recently sold a short story to the anthology Zombies: Shambling Through History. Does it involve birds? Of course it does! Ravens , to be exact, but to learn more you will need to watch out for the book when it appears on shelves in 2013! As an artist, I can’t help it. I’m bound to birds. ” Who are your favorites? Birding

If you know of any elected government officials who are, oh, I dunno, looking around for revenues, please let them know that California figured out how to raise $300 million while discouraging a bad activity

Environmental Economics

More on California's carbon auction from  Jasmin Ansar : The results of the auction announced by the California Air Resources Board showed that all ‘current’ 2013 allowances, totaling 23.1 million tons, were sold at a price of $10.09, nine cents above the regulator’s minimum (reserve) price of $10 per ton. million out of 39.5

Guest Post: Reasons to Encourage your Child to Play with Dolls

Hug a Tree with Me

Playtime is the most important time of the day as far as your child is concerned. Play offers our kids with an opportunity to learn, develop and grow, meaning it’s vital that you nurture your son or daughter whilst they play to ensure they get the best out of the time.

Aguanomics: Cap and trade in practice

Environmental Economics

David Zetland: I ran a cap and trade experiment in my class ,* to show students how they could benefit from a market that allowed them to trade their (capped permits) for pollution emissions.**. This experiment [ 65 minute mp3 ] clarified how "normal" people can listen to the idea but not understand how to implement it.

"We Need Jobs" -- Wind Industry Workers Gather to Urge Congress.

Sierra Club Compass

"We were just notified this morning that the facility is closing down for the last two weeks of this year.

Quote of the day

Environmental Economics

From Go Vols Xtra. When coaches start speaking passionately about their loyalty to school and players, I usually zone out faster than I would in an economics lecture. Insert UT Department of Economics joke here

Ex Im Bank: New Dirty, Controversial Coal Plant? Where Do We.

Sierra Club Compass

Continuing its efforts under Chairman Fred Hochberg to direct as much U.S. Export-Import Bank

Mixing Beer and Wine With Recycling in Lebanon

Green Prophet

Lebanese don’t usually need an excuse to party but they might need an incentive to recycle. Image of waste training via FERN Facebook Page.

COP 18: Video from Doha - Compass

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The Most Diverse Zip Code?

Sightline Daily

The  98118 zip code  has earned a reputation as a delightfully diverse zip code. The press lapped it up. Links added.]. But it’s not #1. by VI

Op Ed: Failed COP18 Climate Talks Boil Down to Money

Green Prophet

Because frankly, at this stage, anything short of revolutionary will not keep the globe safe from harm.). We must react.” Miserably. Again.

Nothing Can Go Wrong at Coal Terminals

Sightline Daily

Except, oops: Photo credit: CKNW News Talk 980. That’s a photo taken this morning of British Columbia’s Westshore Coal Terminal.

The Art of Making Place

The Green Changemakers

[link] 'Place' can be a hard work to define in the English language. That's the city I want.". Place-making Urban Movie Education

Give to Sandy Victims + Get a Cool Holiday Gift Tee = Win and Feel Great!

Eco Chic

At $40 each, the t-shirts are now available exclusively on Loomstate.org.

COP 18: What Negotiators Can Learn from the Qatar Symphony.

Sierra Club Compass

On Unfinished Symphonies I got to do some serious reflecting during a much-needed break the other night. It was day 9 of my first COP, and I was finally feeling like I had a clear job to do. Jessica and

Blue Beyond Borders – Sea Change Through Science and Art: A Hurricane Sandy Benefit in NYC Benefitting the New York Aquarium

Eco Chic

I’m excited to attend tomorrow night’s event, Blue Beyond Borders – Sea Change Through Science & Art: A Hurricane Sandy Fundraiser.

COP 18: Where Are All the Women? - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

Not only is it a rare occurrence to see women walking down the streets of Doha, but within the negotiations, as well. Out of all of the nations represented here at the COP, only approximately 36% of official delegates and

Weekend Reading 12/7/12

Sightline Daily

Anna: I was delighted by this modern-day take on the classic children’s book, Goodnight Moon. Goodnight, alpha parents, everywhere! Yes, admittedly, it speaks to me on so may levels.). Also from the New Yorker , a sturdy argument for a carbon tax replacing the payroll tax by Hendrik Hertzberg. Clark: Hulk smash your argument. by english rose

David Fenton on Using Public Relations to Fight Climate Change and Build a New Energy System

Celsias

His firm, FENTON , now has 80 employees, all working to accelerate progress through powerful issue campaigns. probably the worst business mistake eve

Organic Foods for Kids: Yes, But

Celsias

Despite its high cost, many parents buy organic meat, produce and milk for their kids, convinced that food grown without pesticides is best.