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Stay Warm, Save Energy, Cut Spending

Green Home Blog

Stay Warm, Save Energy, Cut Spending. You can be gloomy about winter, or you can have fun staying warm. If you have a fireplace, use it.

CHART: Which Kills More Birds, Cats or Turbines? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Last month Fox News reported on the "grizzly deaths" of 500 songbirds in West Virginia. "To date, the Obama administration.

World’s First Shipping Container Bridge Over Tel Aviv’s Trash Mountain

Green Prophet

The Hiriya landfill just outside of Tel Aviv shut down in 1998 after becoming the repository for 25 million tons of waste.

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New Documentary Details the Plastic Plight of Midway’s Albatross

Wend Magazine

The albatross, wide-winged and graceful, feed by swooping down and scooping fish and other living things from the sea. Now they have to contend with vast amounts of plastic flotsam and jetsam floating where once their food was. They return to their nests and in turn feed the rubbish to their young, often killing them as well. Via: Wired.com ].

Speak With Sarah Silverman When You Support Galapagos Solar Campaign

Green Prophet

Hit the jump for the details. Currently San Cristobal Island relies almost exclusively on diesel fuel to meet its energy requirement. Cue star power.

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Chaim Weizmann’s Fermentation Invention Used for Biofuel Production in USA

Green Prophet

A century-old fermentation process to transform plant material into a propellant, could eventually replace gasoline. Eucalyptus could also be used.

Japan Could See Major Solar Uptake


In June 2012 Industry Minister Yukio Edano approved Japan's feed-in tariffs for renewable energy. The tariffs are among the highest in the world.

The greenest government ever; methinks not

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Con-Dem coalition of Cameron and Clegg claimed that it was (going to be) the greenest British government ever, but nothing could be further from the truth than that. Let's have a look at the sorry tale of the 'greenest' government to-date: 1. They are, in fact, in private hands. 2.

‘Portlandia’s’ Kumail Visits a Real Vegan Stripclub


Today I learned that there is an actual vegan stripclub in Portland that not only serves animal-free food but also actively educates its clientele (and female entertainers) on compassionate living. Read More The post ‘Portlandia’s’ Kumail Visits a Real Vegan Stripclub appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Bicycles are the key to better cities

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) When it comes to bicycles and cities we all know the talking points as to the benefits of using a bike as they have been tirelessly elaborated upon. The most vital element for the future of our cities is that the bicycle is an instrument of experiential understanding. The bicycle doesn’t need to be sold. Also a nice way.

Overfishing Threatens Critical Link in the Food Chain

Green Blog

The fish near the bottom of the aquatic food chain are often overlooked, but they are vital to healthy oceans and estuaries. fisheries by weight today.

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Disgusting Flood of Fracking Water Devastates Egyptian Village

Green Prophet

Image of flooding in Fares by  Abu El Fadl , Egypt Independent. Ganope, however, claims that the EEAA should be accountable.

ABC’s ‘The Taste’ Features Vegan Chef


Dayna McLeod knew this was her opportunity to shine the national spotlight on vegan cuisine. Read More The post ABC’s ‘The Taste’ Features Vegan Chef appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Film/TV News Top News Vegan anthony bourdain

Eat Like A Sustainable Moroccan – Chickpea and Spinach Soup RECIPE

Green Prophet

Moroccan flavors blend deliciously in a hearty chickpea soup. All very delicious – but what about North Africa? That’s sustainable eating.

"Three Months Is a Lifetime": Sandy Victims Slog On | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

When Climate Desk first met

Eco-Chick Founder Starre Vartan’s Home Featured on Inhabitat (Video)

Eco Chic

This was such a fun video and article to be a part of! Thanks to Jill and the Inhabitat team for featuring me and my home – and helping people learn how to winterize their homes to save money (and carbon emissions!). Featured HomeSoul energy savings Home Starre Vartan video winterization


Environmental Economics

via www.nytimes.com.

A Great Day Out West – Bobcats, Birds and Boardwalks

10,000 Birds

“Out West” to most Floridians might mean California or Arizona or might even refer to the Gulf Coast of Florida. If not THE best.

Palm Springs, Calif.: this retro resort town looks marvelous in green

Green Traveler Guides

| A New Era Dawns | Palm Springs, someone says. What comes to mind? There’s the Walk of Stars [.] Palm Springs, Calif.:

Who's Paying for Climate Denial Politics? - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

And, just a few hours later, as it seems like they've done

Five Ways to Save on Your Energy Bill

Green Living Ideas

Paying your energy bill is never an exciting moment, but it shouldn’t be like pulling teeth. It sounds silly – I realize that. Be meticulous.

Developing Children’s Systems Literacy

The Green Changemakers

In Brief How can can adults nurture children’s capacity to “connect the dots” through everyday conversations and activities? Which is more beautiful?

Green Wedding Ideas You May Not Have Thought Of

Green Living Ideas

If you are into a green lifestyle then shouldn’t your big day reflect that too? The usual bridal bouquet is not only common, it’s passe.

Systems Thinking through Art in Nature

The Green Changemakers

Art pieces by Jay Mead, Michaelyn Bachhuber, Nirmala Nair, and Dominic Stucker By Dominic Stucker , Program Manager at Sustainability Leaders Network.

Swine Flu Death Toll in Middle East Region

Green Prophet

Are you at risk? Get swine flu updates for the PA, Israel, Yemen, Iraq, Tunisia and Jordan. And elsewhere in the region?

List of Top 10 Documentaries – Watch Online For Free

The Green Changemakers

For a complete list of all the documentaries available on our site, please visit our documentaries section. 1. Watch Online 2. Watch Online 3.

WATCH: Taco Bell Pulls Commercial for Slamming Vegetables


Taco Bell pulls 'controversial' commercial after mocking vegetables and offending veggie lovers. Entertainment Featured Film/TV News

Solar 3D Successfully Fabricates Prototype

Green Living Ideas

Solar3D, Inc. In theory, this would lead to significant higher efficiency rates than what you would expect from a 2-dimensional solar cell.

Somerhalder Seeks Help for Dogs Who Have Spent Years at Shelter


Read More The post Somerhalder Seeks Help for Dogs Who Have Spent Years at Shelter appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Momo Wang’s Third Hand Upcycled Collection: Inspired by Derrida

Eco Chic

Momo Wang’s Third-Hand UpCycle Collection is a brilliantly colorful example of what can be achieved with reusing found materials in fashion.

New Study Finds Cats Kill Billions of Animals a Year


A new study finds cats kill billions of animals every year accounting for as much as 15 percent of the bird population.

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Australia- From Fires to Floods


Australia's 2013 is turning from one extreme weather event to another with no break in between. Bundaberg was hugely affected

Missing Vegan Blogger Spotted, Reportedly Changed Identity


Missing vegan blogger, Victoria Moon Erickson, has reportedly has been spotted and changed her identity. Read More The post Missing Vegan Blogger Spotted, Reportedly Changed Identity appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes News People Top News Vegan victoria moon erickson

McDonald's USA to Serve OnlY Eco-Labelled Fish


The company actually certified its fish in 2005, but since then has audited its supply chain to ensure the fish’s sustainability and

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