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The World’s Oldest Living Olive Trees Are Lebanese

Green Prophet

“Sisters” or the the Olive trees of Noah, are the 16 oldest olive trees in the world found in the community of Bechealeh, Lebanon.

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Paul Watson Steps Down From Sea Shepherd


Paul Watson is once again going the distance in an effort to prevent more whales from dying at the hands of the Japanese whaling fleet.

Dubai to Overtake Heathrow as World’s Largest Airport

Green Prophet

Dubai International Airport (DXB) will overtake Heathrow as the world’s biggest international airport by 2015.

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First Video Footage of Giant Squid in Natural Habitat Emerges


Yesterday, the world learned that video of the elusive (and legendary) giant squid in its natural habitat had finally been successfully recorded.

Is the new DENR secretary calling for more benefit-cost analysis?

Environmental Economics

For Skvarla, it’s a matter of cost-effective scale. To add an eyelash of value for an extreme cost is a very difficult call,” he said. “It tenure)

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WATCH: Woody Harrelson Teams Up with HSUS Against Fur


In perhaps our favorite new anti-fur video, Woody Harrelson and HSUS make clear the reasons every person should choose faux over fur.

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Fight Crime By Getting the Lead Out

Green Prophet

How can we reduce the world’s crime rate, particularly the rate of violent crime? It was already down 12% from its peak in 1990. So whodunit?

This is the 2012 National Geographic Photo Contest Winner


Photographer Ashley Vincent of Chonburi, Thailand is this year’s winner of the 2012 National Geographic Photo Contest.

Iran Gags on Pollution and Sanctions

Green Prophet

Iran is gagging – on sanctions and deadly pollution. They are open now, but a cloud of lead, sulfur dioxins and benzene remains aloft. .

Rosanna Davison’s Favorite Vegan Superfit Smoothie Recipe


Former Miss World, Rosanna Davison, has teamed up with PCRM to share her thoughts on how to kickstart the new year with healthy eating. Read More The post Rosanna Davison’s Favorite Vegan Superfit Smoothie Recipe appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living News Recipes Top News Vegan rosanna davison

Results from my actigraphy report

Environmental Economics

 I'm happy to report that my sleep efficiency averages almost 90%! Here is my actogram: And yes, I was asleep by 10 pm on a Saturday night. 

CBCer for Hire

10,000 Birds

It’s one of the subtle joys of doing Christmas Bird Counts to be assigned the same area over and over again over the years. Birding

Elk River Falls

Environmental Economics

Sani Pass – a Drakensberg birding gem

10,000 Birds

“In 80 birding tours to more than 100 countries, that was definitely the best day of birding I have ever had in my life!’ Photo by Adam Riley.

I am Beautiful 

Hug a Tree with Me

My husband was telling the truth, they were not just sweet lies, my God is giving me confidence and I starting to feel alive. I am confident!

Your 2013 Green Crusade

Green Home Blog

Your 2013 Green Crusade. Sure, eat healthy, lose weight, exercise, blah blah blah, but what about a real green commitment? Preparation. Pick a Topic.

Drink Recipe: Toasted Fennel and Cardamom Tea

Hug a Tree with Me

Fennel seeds are awesome free radical fighters; it contains copper, iron, zinc and magnesium. This tea is aromatic, healthy and oh so yummy.

Element Hotels now powered by 100% renewable energy

Green Traveler Guides

The credits also help fund development of renewable energy facilities.

Cookbook Review - Fifty Shades of Chicken by F L Fowler

Hug a Tree with Me

I kept meaning to read it, but never did; now it just seems so over hyped that I think I will just wait for the movie to come out.

Three New Mosaic Solar Projects and the Stories Behind Them


One of the wonderful things about the Mosaic model is that it not only creates clean energy for the planet and returns for investors, but also helps great organizations lower their energy costs. In the long run, each of these solar installations will allow their hosts to realize substantial savings on their electricity bills.


Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Manure’s most important contribution to the garden is that it adds organic matter to the soil much like compost and peat, or the, supposedly eco-friendly alternative, coir. Any organic gardener and farmer could have told them that for free. In fact, they have done so for ages. Not all manure should be used in the garden.

2012 Hottest Year on Record For U.S., says NOAA


The average temperature of 55.3 degrees beat the previous Read More The post 2012 Hottest Year on Record For U.S., Causes Environment News Top News

A Truly British Family

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Bradshaw’s are just a normal British family living in a two-bedroom semi-detatched house in the small town of Westerham in Kent. Emily is a teacher and James works in London (nine-to-five ‘for the man’). They have one son, Lucan, who is now 2½ years old. Pretty normal so far! Now let’s put this into perspective.

SAG Awards Planting 3,400 Trees in Chilean Patagonia


Read More The post SAG Awards Planting 3,400 Trees in Chilean Patagonia appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Entertainment Environment Featured News

Biblical Flood Swamps Tel Aviv and Fills Reservoirs

Green Prophet

Historic rains filled the once dry Ayalon River bed that runs through Tel Aviv, flooding highways, homes, and public buildings.

'The Story Of Cosmetics' Video

Living In a Toxic World

Great little video with an important message. Check out the Organic Grocery List or Book Store. video toxins health

Woman Grows New Bones Around Her Eye After 20K Plastic Surgery Goes Awry

Eco Chic

Yes, it’s frustrating watching oneself age; the only solace that I can take is that EVERYONE has to go through it.

House of Death: Private Home Has Dozens of Trophy Animals


Leave it to Reddit users to expose a home filled with so much death, one can't even quite comprehend the loss. Read More The post House of Death: Private Home Has Dozens of Trophy Animals appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals News Top News

Prince Charles: I Don't Want My Grandchild to Ask Me Why I Didn't Do More on Climate Change


Sometimes ( well, actually quite often )we wonder about the relevance of the Royal Family. the environment that's usually Prince Charles.

If Not Us, The Who? If Not Now,Then When?


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Climate Change in 2013: Five Things to Expect in the New Year


It's a brand new year and we can expect it to bring climate challenges, both new and old.