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Do GMO Crops Really Have Higher Yields? | Mother Jones

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Habitat For Humanity Restores Jordan’s Salt – PHOTOS

Green Prophet

People helping people. Is there a better way to burn a few calories? The American School (ACS) is a private international school in Amman.  Really? 

Daily Demand and Supply: If you don;t want to raise prices, artificially increase the supply?

Environmental Economics

In the past seven years, sales for Maker’s Mark bourbon — known for the red-wax seal and a  Kentucky twang  — have more than doubled. With the company unable to supply the demand for the bourbon boom, bars, restaurants, and package stores are increasingly left with empty shelves where Maker’s Mark once stood.   What to do?

Epic Fail Book Helps Us Understand Our Insatiable Appetite for Awful News

Green Prophet

Pink slime, an Egyptian muscleman with freakish biceps, and horse-burgers : what makes news go viral? Technology is swell.

Vegan Chef Tal Ronnen Opening New Restaurant in Los Angeles


Celebrity chef Tal Ronnen is set to open Crossroads, a plant based restaurant and bar, this March in Los Angeles. Eats News Top News Vegan

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I took the Appstate sustainability survey and got the first question wrong!

Environmental Economics

Or, am I overreacting

Kaikoura in the Summer

10,000 Birds

Kaikoura, in New Zealand’s South Island, is arguably the best place in the world to see albatrosses and petrels. And they were fighty.

An overview of potential climate policies

Environmental Economics

The beginning and end: GREEN jobs have long had a whiff of exaggeration to them. But it also does not need to result in stagnation. years  

Peregrine Falcons at the National Wildlife Refuges

10,000 Birds

Peregrine Falcon ( Falco peregrinus ) at Delevan NWR (click on photos for full sized images). Peregrine Falcon at Delevan National Wildlife Refuge.

Green Senior, Green Soldier

Green Home Blog

Green Senior, Green Soldier. Youth seems to take center stage when it comes to various causes, especially the green movement. Young bands and young festivals look like a party most anybody would want to join. However, rarely do you see the senior’s contribution. The Great Depression. Frugal, Not Cheap. Gray Group Green. Group Garden.

Britain headed for triple-dip recession

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The government and the Bank of England have recently admitted what we all have already known and that is that we are headed down the drain again with the economy. In fact, despite what they have claimed, we have never actually come out of the Great Recession at all. Right on.

A catch 22

Environmental Economics

I'm conducting an internet survey and sent a second (and final) reminder email. From the inbox: Damnit! told you twice I did NOT do the ride!!!! Stop sending me emails!!!! So, my dilemma is. do I reply with an apology or ignore? feel the need to apologize but have been asked to stop sending emails.  

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Tory think tank urges to knock down tower blocks

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) A Tory think tank is urging government to knock down all tower blocks and build terraced homes instead. Nice idea but where would they be building all those homes? And what would happen to our towns and cities? They'd be devoid of people as many of the British towns and cities are already. It is not.

God Bless America

Environmental Economics

oil and gas production is evolving so rapidly — and demand is dropping so quickly — that in just five years the U.S. could no longer need to buy oil from any source but Canada, according to Citigroup's global head of commodities research. Those nations face new challenges: Not only are the U.S. is a winner in many ways. via

Today We Take Part in Civil Disobedience for the Climate - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

Allison Chin is the Sierra Club President. This morning I will join 50 other people from diverse backgrounds in risking arrest outside the White House.

Curriculum & Resources: The Debate on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

The Green Changemakers

DOWNLOAD the entire "What Do You Know About GMOs?" infographic here "What on Earth are GMOs?" DOWNLOAD the entire "What on Earth are GMOs ?"

A Living Wall of Herbs Within Your Reach

Green Prophet

Miriam shows you a practical plan for constructing a living herb wall that fits your space. Would the hanger just rip apart under that weight?

What the FRACK? A great video introduction to Fracking!

Green Living Ideas

This awesome little video comes to us from the good people at Earthjustice. For more information, check out Earthjustice- Fracking.

Ambre Energy: Caveat Investor

Sightline Daily

As domestic demand for coal has tumbled , the coal industry has grown increasingly desperate to shore up falling revenues by exporting coal to Asia.

M. Patmos NYFW F/W 2013: Aristocratic Nomad

Eco Chic

Ladylike silhouettes provide a sleek contrast to the menswear theme played out in the collection. MARCIA PATMOS. The post M.

Injection Free Vaccinations


cheaper alternative to hypodermic needles, it would also remove

Neodandi House of Couture NYFW F/W 2013 Show: Upcycled Transformations

Eco Chic

It becomes what it could be through recreation,” he said last night at his NYFW F/W 2013 show. ” moment.

"Shell's Arctic Drill Rigs Not Up to the Task "-Greenpeace


This latest setback for Shell could prove fatal to the company's plans to explore for Arctic oil this summer. Getting major repairs done, as well as

Enhancing the Efficiency of Motors


Since the 1800s engines have been the fascination of many inventors. Two Strokes Are Better Than Four. It has just