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Vultures, Human Evolution, Global Warming, and Windmills

10,000 Birds

Yes, these things are all connected. He correctly criticized my advisor at the time, Glynn Isaac, for having done that. Your argument is invalid.

Ricky Gervais Launches Cruelty Free International


The 50-year-old comedian and animal activist wants a global ban on cosmetic testing with animals. Read More. Animals Causes Featured News Video ricky gervais

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Paper Made From Sewage Rolls off Israeli Shelves

Green Prophet

Eventually the paper you write on could come from a loo near you! Here’s how it works : First it is necessary to separate solids from water.

Bipartisan Bill to Help Canine Veterans of War


Recently proposed legislation would ensure all retired military dogs are provided with veterinary care, a loving home, and recognition for their heroic work. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News Richard Blumenthal Walter Jones

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Eco Chick Giveaway: CV Skinlabs’ Non-Toxic Skincare Products by Britta Aragon

Eco Chic

My skin is super sensitive, but it kind of seems as though everyone’s is these days. It’s a vicious cycle. Trust me.

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Curvy Desert Home Designed by Iranian Students Mimics the Snail

Green Prophet

A team of Iranian students won a prestigious design competition with this cool desert dwelling! Staying Cool. Hesam Andalib told Fastco. Design.

Holiday into space: Is green space tourism an imminent reality?


B.Sameer Kumar: Green Space Tourism. Space tourism is a very lucrative arena, if you look at it from the outside. Technology at hand. The Road Ahead.

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Cyndi Lauper Urges Fans to Adopt Shelter Pets


The pop icon has signed up to be a spokesperson for the North Shore Animal League America’s pet adoption Tour For Life campaign. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News cyndi lauper

Lebanon’s ‘Weak State’ Supports Construction Boom, Environmental Bust

Green Prophet

An interesting report published at the Heinrich Böll Stiftung Middle East institute by Waltraud- Frommherz-Hassib called “No Plan?…

Watch The Moon Get Pounded By Asteroids in This New NASA Video


After watching NASA's new slick video on the evolution of our moon, I'm feeling a bit more sympathetic towards our companion in the sky. Read More. Entertainment News Pop Culture Top News

Artist Rachel Miller Brings Together Environment, Travel, Textiles, Nature and More

Eco Chic

Rachel Miller ‘s work focuses on environmental patterns and how they interconnect with our own patterns of growth, departure, and rejuvenation.

Jeremy Renner’s Dog Dies at Baseball Game


Jeremy Renner's French bulldog dies suddenly while at Little League baseball game. Read More. Animals Entertainment Film/TV News Top News jeremy renner

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What the Kony 2012 Video Can Teach Saudi Arabia’s Greens

Green Prophet

Let’s admit it: the Kony Video is big. Make it Personal : Most green advocates in the kingdom view environmental conservation as a development issue.

Kings of Leon, Colbie Caillat Work With Music Therapy Group


Kings of Leon, Colbie Caillat, and a host of other stars have recently added their talents to the MyMusicRx initiative, a program aimed at helping sick children through the power Read More. Causes News People Top News colbie caillat kings of leon

Snail gets transformed into cyborg after being implanted with battery


Cyborg Snail Turned Into Living Battery. Its body was implanted with electrodes developed using thin films of carbon nanotubes called Buckypaper.

Kristin Chenoweth Backs Campaign to Ban NYC Horse Carriages


The actress and singer has joined Lea Michele and NYCLASS in their campaigns to end New York City's carriage horse industry. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News kristin chenoweth lea michele pamela anderson

Moby1 offers campers a comfy off road adventure


Teardrops were common during the 30s all the way to the 50s but, popularity faded as vehicles became bigger and the RV came into the picture. Moby1.

Back in New York and Birding

10,000 Birds

Why does this matter? Because I was planning to meet Carrie from Great Auk – or Greatest Auk? But we weren’t done yet! Hello? Hello?

Nissan DeltaWing to showcase its revolutionary fuel efficiency at Le Mans 24 Hours


You would have to braver to then go on and say that your car will still tango with the best despite its tank half empty. Nissan DeltaWing.

Leading garden designer, Andrew fisher Tomlin, shows how to beat the hosepipe ban

Green (Living) Review

So we’ve become experts in waterwise planting design not just on hot islands but back here with our garden designs in the UK.”

RIM patents fuel cell manufacturing technique for gadgets


Pratima Kalra: I am sure, not a single soul who possesses a mobile phone , would ever step outside his house without it. Via: Engadget

Every bicycle on the road equals one less car

Green (Living) Review

Each and every bicycle on the road equals one less car. A good sign, methinks. Stupid, I know, but such are many.

Recycle printed paper with laser powered device that will vaporize ink


In fact, even today paper remains an indispensable resource. And, this necessitates that we must propagate reusing of paper. Via: Techland

Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of March 2012?

10,000 Birds

Friends, birders, countrymen (and women)– lend me your ears. I come not to praise winter, but to bury it. Share your plans in the comments below.

Biochar disposes farm waste capturing carbon and fertilizing soil


Ishan Sidhu: Burning agricultural waste out in open is harmful for environment. These stoves are simple and farmers can start using them now.

Wild Turkeys at Flatrock Brook Nature Center

10,000 Birds

An early outing before work yesterday at Flatrock Brook Nature Center in the unseasonably warm temperatures turned out to be well worth it. … a.

300KW solar PV system installed at Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay


To make their efforts fruitful they are trying each day to cut down the dependency on the depleting resources of the earth. Via: Prweb

Another Snowy Owl Not Making It Home

10,000 Birds

A Kansas Snowy Owl that was seen by hundreds of birders was struck and killed by a car. At death, it weighed 876 grams, about half what a healthy owl should weight. Asides

Cozy Shelter: Cool little inflatable hideout to help you camp outdoors


The Cozy Shelter is another from that line of designs which blows up into what looks like a sandbag bunker built diligently to keep the enemy away.

The Ideal Height for Hanging Art in a Home

Green Furniture Home Design

Artwork can be a great way to enhance the aesthetics of a home. While artwork can add to the appearance of many rooms, it’s important to understand how location can impact the look of art. A poorly placed piece of artwork can detract from the appearance of some homes. Artwork should be centered around the height of a person.

Take ‘The Posture Challenge’ with PosturePlast at the Vitality Show

Green (Living) Review

35,000 visitors are expected at London’s Earls Court between Thursday 22 and Sunday 25 March for the annual Vitality Show; the UK’s largest health, beauty, fitness and wellbeing event aimed predominantly at women. As well as back pain, posture can also have an impact on a range of health problems, physical appearance and emotional wellbeing.

Last chance to enter the Env-Econ NCAA Tournament Pool

Environmental Economics

Less than two hours left to enter and compete against the President's picks in the 2012 Env-Econ NCAA Tournament Pool.    Click here for details

Being Green is Key to a Happy Working Life

Green (Living) Review

More than half of the UK’s office workers feel they would be happier and more positive at work if the companies they work for were more supportive of their efforts to be green, a national survey has found. The importance of companies supporting their employees’ environmental efforts doesn’t stop there.

Home Solar Installations Doubled in 2011

Solar Power Ninja

The U.S. added a record 1,855 megawatts of photovoltaic capacity in 2011, a 109% increase from 2010. It’s the falling prices of solar panels.