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9 Surprising Facts About Junk Food | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

"This," Witherly [a food scientist] said, "is one of the most marvelously constructed foods on the planet, in terms of pure pleasure."

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PureMadi: Clay and Sawdust Water Filters for Home Use

Green Prophet

We love just about anything that is made with earth – a vast, renewable resource eclipsed by more modern materials. Images via PureMadi.

Ricky Martin Feels ‘Amazing’ on New Vegetarian Diet

Eccorazzi

Singer and international star Ricky Martin announced on twitter late last night that he went vegetarian seven weeks ago. Read More The post Ricky Martin Feels ‘Amazing’ on New Vegetarian Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegetarian ricky martin

Coppice management

Green (Living) Review

The woods and forests thrived under this case more and better than under any other form of management. Not very sustainable at all.

New Clean Tech Map Reveals Israel’s Global Green Influence

Green Prophet

The map lists water, agriculture, renewable energy and “environment” projects. Screengrab via Israel New Tech.

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Eco Fashion Market Week Favorites from Designers & Agents: What We’ll Be Wearing This Fall

Eco Chic

Designers and Agents (d&a) hosted another successful Fall/Winter showcase, packed with designers from all around the world. Sixteen

White Stork in New York

10,000 Birds

Imagine coming home after a long day at work, pulling into your driveway, looking up on the roof, and seeing a White Stork perched there.

“Lazy” Brits? Over two-thirds would work for nothing to land dream job

Green (Living) Review

We certainly don’t think that Britain’s jobseekers want something for nothing, and this survey proves it.

Not even the fish are safe from sequestration

Environmental Economics

Alaska will be hit with the second-highest cut in grants for fish and wildlife protection, to the tune of $2.1 million.

Help Stop the Privatization of BC's Public Forest Lands!

Green (Living) Review

The legislation would essentially make crown forest land more like private land in terms of management and logging rights. Write your letter now!

The Marsh Wren Singing and Gathering Nesting Material

10,000 Birds

These vociferous little birds can usually be heard throughout the freshwater and saltwater marshes in North America. Why do they build so many nests?

DIY Home Remedy: Calming Lavender Essential Oil Air Freshener

Hug a Tree with Me

Essential oils are great at freshening up stale air without polluting it. Different oils put you in certain moods.

A Better Place

Green Home Blog

His Street Creds. CNN-Time magazine named him one of the 20 top ‘Global Influentials for 2003’. Ride-n-Swap. Hydrogen fuel does not work globally.

Review of Mommys Bliss Natural Sweet Slumber Products

Hug a Tree with Me

There is absolutely nothing better than waking up refreshed after a great night’s sleep. It is gentle and washes off completely.

Little Barrier Island and the New Zealand Storm-petrel

10,000 Birds

Little Barrier Island in the Hauraki Gulf near Auckland was already one of the most important offshore reserves in New Zealand.

Important message from Sainsbury's

Green (Living) Review

Recent events have raised significant questions about the authenticity of beef on sale in the UK. wanted to reassure customers that, following a programme of around 250 tests in line with Food Standards Agency guidance, no horsemeat has been found in any of our products. This is not just about our quality control measures.

Wild Foods: Edible Foraging from Martha Stewart

Green Living Ideas

As she says, if kids learn a sense of  land stewardship and know and love nature, “they are less likely to destroy it.”. Mugwort Soup. Tabasco.

The Free Farm

The Green Changemakers

The Free Farm "They grow tons of food right in the city and then give it away for free at the Free Farm Stand.no money involved whatsoever.

WATCH: Two Rehabilitated Sea Lions Released Into the Wild

Eccorazzi

If you need some help getting through hump day, we've got the video for you. Animals Causes News Science Top News Video

Terrible Hot Air Balloon Accident in Egypt Claims 19 Lives

Green Prophet

At 7am on Tuesday, a frightful explosion rocked Luxor, where ancient Egyptian antiquities draw scores of tourists each year. “It was a huge bang.

Watch Live: How the US Navy Is Leading the Charge on Clean.

Mother Jones

Event live stream to start 02/27/13 around 9:30 a.m. EST: The US Navy is now leading the charge towards clean energy?which which is big news for national security and even climate change. Through investments in biofuels

Modern Agriculture is Stressing HoneyBees -Let's Go Native

Celsias

Australia has many native bee (and other pollinator) species that could be taking care of business, if we only took better care of them. It could

Sequester Carbon , Not Spending

Celsias

We could avoid some of the more devastating cuts if, instead, we cut something that everyone loves to hate--wasted energy. Department of Energy (DOE).

Australian Coal Exports: A Climate Change Boomerang

Celsias

Loomio

Celsias

It’s hard to feel pessimistic about the potential of human organizing when you talk with Richard Bartlett and Benjamin Knight from Loomio.org, a project born out of the Occupy movement of 2011 in Wellington New Zealand. Loomio is a software application built for group empowerment and decision-making.