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Hydropolis Aims to Restore the Nile Valley’s Natural Agricultural Rhythm

Green Prophet

Just about everyone learned in their early geography classes that the Nile Valley was once a fertile haven.

Are Rain Gardens Mini Toxic Cleanup Sites?

Sightline Daily

Oily puddle, Flickr user Banalities. But those two ideas taken together are making some people anxious. So what exactly is in stormwater? Adsorption.

Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013

Green Traveler Guides

The forecast is based on an analysis of Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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WATCH: Wild Dolphin Asks Divers to Help Free Itself from Hook


Dolphins may be one of the planet's smartest creatures, but one thing they lack are opposable thumbs. Animals Causes News Science Top News

Is it Obama? Is it Gore? No! It's the Green Ninja! | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

President Obama's high-profile statements about climate change in his inauguration speech?"Some

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Zerotracer: A Globetrotting Electric Motorbike With its Own Helmet

Green Prophet

The Swiss-made Zerotracer motorbike strutted its super efficient stuff at Masdar City and the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi last week.

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Visit the Tiny Town Where Big Coal Will Meet Its Fate | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Last week Beijing saw its infamous smog thicken to unprecedented levels, driven largely by emissions from coal-fired power plants across China.

Cadillac’s ELR and Eco Luxury Cars Fit for the Middle East

Green Prophet

Cadillac’s 2014 ELR; a luxury plug in hybrid for only $55,000. Tesla’s Model S total electric; now being sold in the Middle East.

David Attenborough Calls Humans a ‘Plague on Earth’


While David Attenborough has never been shy about expressing his views on population control (he became a patron of the Optimum Population Trust in 2009), in a new interview with Radio Times, Read More The post David Attenborough Calls Humans a ‘Plague on Earth’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News

Greece and Spain are just the beginning

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Greece and Spain are just the beginning, the rest of the EU is going to follow sooner or later, including Germany Anyone who thinks that the Euro crisis and the crisis in the European Union is going to stop with Greece and Spain better have a contingency plan and a good one at that. Rather the opposite is the case.

Busy Philipps Creates Adorable Recycled Dress for Daughter


Actress Busy Philipps shows off her eco-friendly design skills with this homemade recycled dress for daughter's school project.

Plasan Greens Chevrolet’s 2014 Corvette Body

Green Prophet

The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette 2014will be lighter and stronger, thanks to the Israeli company Plasan.

A Boy Named Sue: Eco Fashion Boutique That’s Cool with a Conscience

Eco Chic

Isabell de Hellerin Tux Jumpsuit. ’ Check out their collection of designers , from Thu Thu to Partimi, The Sway, Tricotage and Hien Le.

Vintage Bathroom Design Tips

Green Furniture Home Design

Bathrooms offer the perfect opportunity to let your personality show. Eclectic. You don’t want the room to be mistaken for your grandmothers!

Make Your Own Kale Chips: A Healthy, Crunchy, Savory Snack Recipe

Eco Chic

I can’t lie – kale isn’t my only addiction. I’m equally helpless when it comes to coffee and chocolate.

Standards over incentives in the inaugural address

Environmental Economics

Those standards would echo the sharp increase in fuel economy that the administration required from automakers in the first term.

Space Coast Birding Festival starts tomorrow! Come by and say hello!

10,000 Birds

Wow, is it Space Coast time already? By the time this post goes live I’ll be boarding an airplane to sunny Florida to begin the festivities.

Green Means Go! Become an Eco-Driver

Living Green & Saving Energy

” If [.]. how to go green reduce fossil fuels saving energy saving money eco-driving improve fuel economy reduce auto emissions save fuel

A New Addition To The Birding Lexicon: “Brainbird”

10,000 Birds

Black-thighed Grosbeak. On a recent Costa Rica trip, one of these was called out while an epic mixed flock was demolishing the forest around us.

Adventures in Community Supported Agriculture

Green Home Blog

Adventures in Community Supported Agriculture. I don’t know if you’ve ever been there, but it’s definitely worth a stop if you’re ever in town.

"Father of 3. Economics Major. Tight End?"

Environmental Economics

Listen to the 3 minute audio at The Chronicle : “There are a lot of times I ask myself what I’m doing. You know, I’m 30, playing football. But I enjoy it.”. Daryl Andersen. University of Redlands. He describes how he balances work, family, and school—and how playing football has changed his career goals

Seeds of Freedom and Gardens of Hope: Vandana Shiva visits Hawaii

Green Living Ideas

Hawaii was blessed last week with the appearance of internationally recognized seed-saving and anti-GMO activist Dr. Vandana Shiva. Dr. Vandana Shiva.

Views of Roe v. Wade at 40

Sightline Daily

Photo Credit: Chris JL via Compfight cc What better 40th “birthday” present for Roe v. ” The NBC/WSJ poll was conducted Jan.

Green Prophet Upcycles Jordan’s Politicians Into Hip Handbags

Green Prophet

Laurie recycles a Jordanian political poster into a handbag. Here’s how she does it. Voting is underway for Jordan’s Parliament. Smaller purses?

Freiburg: City of Vision

The Green Changemakers

In 1993, IMCL awarded the City of Freiburg the IMCL City of Vision Award. For more information, vist the Study Tour's page. Traffic restraint; 3.

Protect African Lions from Hunters with DiCaprio and IFAW


Leonardo DiCaprio and the International Fund for Animal Welfare want your help to protect African lions from hunters.

Amman Shirt Shops Serve Up Green Tees

Green Prophet

Four small businesses, starting as street vendors, offer up made-in-Jordan artwork with heart. . Images from each vendor’s Facebook page.

Amazon Rainforest Fights Illegal Logging with Tracking Devices


Brazilian authorities are installing tracking devices in the Amazon rainforest to help battle deforestation and illegal logging.

OECD Better Life Index

The Green Changemakers

[link] There is more to life than the cold numbers of GDP and economic statistics – This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life. Why choose 11 topics of well-being? What countries does the Index cover?

‘The East’ Premieres at Sundance, Watch the Official Trailer


We've been waiting to hear the first word on "The East", a new eco-suspense film starring Ellen Page and Alexander Skarsgard. Read More The post ‘The East’ Premieres at Sundance, Watch the Official Trailer appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment Film/TV News Top News ellen page

UNEP Case Study Booklet- ‘Seeds of Knowledge: Contributing to Climate Change Solutions’

The Green Changemakers

The United Nations Environment Programme has published ‘Seeds of Knowledge’, a booklet of 24 case studies from 17 countries on grassroots solutions to the impacts of climate change. link] Seeds of Knowledge - Contributing to Climate Change Solutions Adaptation to Climate Change - Focus in Rural Area. Ebook Climate-change

Sainsbury's Set to Give Food Waste a Roasting


Sainsbury's has strengthened its consumer-facing campaign activities on food waste in the wake of a hard-hitting report released last week.

The Big Idea - Using Your Money to Make Changes


Climate change is the mega problem that requires a mega solution in order to dodge its devastating effects, right? The Big Idea. They are a unified

Biden Says Second Term Will See Action on Climate Change


I came to say thank you," Biden said.