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Hilton Hotels to Share Food Waste in Hungry Egypt

Green Prophet

Hilton Worldwide has launched a pilot program to distribute surplus food to community organizations that feed the poor in Egypt. since 2009.

Government cannot grant you a thing

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Government cannot grant you a thing. It can only place limits on that which was rightfully yours to begin with. You do not need anyone granting you rights under any charter or constitution or other documents drafted by other people. No one can grant you rights that you have already got. That were yours as a birthright.

Heroines for the Planet: Art Activist Asher Jay

Eco Chic

Each of her pieces has a bold message, packaged in such a way that’s both relatable and educational. We are LIFE. Asher: Convergent. Political.

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The Vegan Zombie Needs Your Help!


Jon, the host of the show, is making a public appeal for donations to help a fellow animal activist and vegan suffering from Cystic Fibrosis. Read More The post The Vegan Zombie Needs Your Help! appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes News People Top News

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Welcome 2013 at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

Green Prophet

Kick off the new year with Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week to be held January 13 through 17. Address water challenges in arid regions.

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A Dedicated Green Roof Research Center Opens in Israel

Green Prophet

“The new center, headed by Prof. ” according to the university’s press release. Image courtesy the University of Haifa.

The coming winter could be hard one

Green (Living) Review

The gray squirrels are so active in storing up fat by eating like no one's business and gathering nuts to store. But that is a different story.

I can't help it. one political post*

Environmental Economics

I'm finding this poll aggregation stuff fascinating, aren't you ( The Rise of the Poll Quants )? So what exactly do these guys do? Basically, they take polls, aggregate the results, and make predictions. They each do it somewhat differently. Wang focuses on state polls exclusively. But the forecasters don’t just look at one state poll.

Birds of Pantanal

10,000 Birds

Although 99% is privately owned, the Pantanal (swamp in Spanish) was my favorite place in Brazil. … Destinations Brazil features Pantanal

Will Dark-sky Ecotourism Spread to the Mideast?

Green Prophet

Israel’s Negev Desert, Jordan’s Mount Nebo, Medaba and Wadi Rum are a few dark sky destinations for stargazing.

Police in USA given permission to install secret video cameras on private property without consent

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) WASHINGTON, DC., November 5, 2012 : Do you want police looking at your naked wife while you're away on a business trip?

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This just in: New York's Attorney General prefers shortages to price rationing

Environmental Economics

I fear I'm going to say something snarkfully inappropriate in this post.    But here goes anyway: Reports are being investigated in New York City, the Hudson Valley and on Long Island by state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Now, here's the definition for unwarranted: lacking justification or authorization. sarc). Wait.what? 

This Whale Clip from ‘Rust and Bone’ is Incredibly Moving


A beautiful, haunting, and absolutely moving clip from the film 'Rust and Bone' Read More The post This Whale Clip from ‘Rust and Bone’ is Incredibly Moving appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Film/TV News Top News marion cotillard

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Egypt’s Pyramid Builders Succumbed to Climate Change

Green Prophet

Finally she came. For a moment just before sunrise, the bright star Sirius, daughter of Ra, shimmered over the pyramids of Cairo. Then the fires came.

The runt of the litter

Green (Living) Review

I do not know how true this story is or whether it happened but, like fables and tales, it tells a great story. A farmer had some puppies he needed to sell. He painted a sign advertising the 4 pups. And set about nailing it to a post on the edge of his yard. As he was driving the last nail into the post, he felt a tug on his overalls. Here, Dolly!'

What I did on election night*

Environmental Economics

At the risk of angering the gods. KAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHNNNNNNNNNNNNN: Jerry Hausman is a straight shooter.  In this well written Journal of Economics Perspective piece, he presents  a coherent critique of contingent valuation as a credible tool for valuing non-market goods.    Long live hedonics? Nothing at all. Listen.

Never-Before-Seen Whales Beach Themselves in New Zealand


The good news is, they are not extinct. The bad news, two extremely rare Spade-toothed beaked whales, beached themselves and died in New Zealand. Read More The post Never-Before-Seen Whales Beach Themselves in New Zealand appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Featured News Science

Lebanon’s Environment Minister Acknowledges Climate Change

Green Prophet

But insiders are not convinced. A more concrete version of Lebanon’s plans will be presented in Doha later this year. :: Daily Star.

Parts of New Jersey under Martial Law

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) NEW JERSEY, November 4, 2012: It has been confirmed by the Ocean County Sheriff Department, and others, that certain areas of New Jersey are under Martial Law following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Sandy. Some mayors are prohibiting businesses from being open past a certain time as well.

A Love for (Upcycled) Clocks: Artist Shannon Ruby Finds Time for Making

Eco Chic

“My very helpful husband brought me several slices of oak one day. After playing with them, I decided that a clock was a must! Why clocks?

Bob Barker Asked to Donate $5K, Gives $250K Instead


When Lynn Cuny, founder of the animal charity Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation (WRR), reached out Bob Barker asking if he might help fund a $5,000 avian ventilator, he came back with Read More The post Bob Barker Asked to Donate $5K, Gives $250K Instead appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News bob barker

Plants Of The Quran: Garlic (Th?m)

Green Prophet

For a small vegetable, garlic sure has a big reputation. Check out why Islam promotes its consumption one clove at a time. Holy Garlic? m or F?m?

Spain to ban photos and videos of cops

Green (Living) Review

Police protection or citizen censorship? Spain to ban photos and videos of cops by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Spain’s government is drafting a law that bans the photographing and filming of members of the police. The Interior Ministry assures they are not cracking down on freedom of expression, but protecting the lives of law enforcement officers.

Seizing the hurricane Sandy moment to tell it like it is

Green Blog

This is my Sandy statement. It is told in the Up with Chris Hayes video shared below, and I encourage you to see it, share it, and make it yours as well. May I suggest we refrain from claiming such a lofty title as long as we remain stuck in this collective schizophrenia that is putting the entire planet at risk. No studies needed. Just action.

Kate Gosselin Tweets ‘Pit Bull Victims’ Site


Gosselin shared a tweet linking to an pit bull "hate walk" after her children were photographed cuddling with the breed. Read More The post Kate Gosselin Tweets ‘Pit Bull Victims’ Site appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals News Top News kate gosselin

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Kuwait Towering Trash Problem

Green Prophet

For such a tiny nation, Kuwait produces some of the world’s highest per capita amounts of trash. km – more than 18 sq.

Reuse a T-shirt by mending it

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Get a hole in your T-Shirt? Use a piece of another T-Shirt to patch it up. All too often we throw clothes that have but a small hole in them away. This did not happen in years gone buy where patching was the order of the day and done in such a way that it was a fashion statement often. Repair, don't replace.

Levi’s Introduces Waste


Always a pioneer when it comes to green retailing, Levi Strauss & Co. The entire collection will utilize more than 3.5 million recycled bottles.

WATCH: PETA Uses Veggie Genitalia for Sex Appeal


PETA urges everyone to go vegan not only for health reasons, but to increase sexuality. Read More The post WATCH: PETA Uses Veggie Genitalia for Sex Appeal appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living News Top News Vegan Video

Will the Kyoto Protocol Survive Qatar 2012?

Green Prophet

The Qatar climate conference this year could very well mark the end of the Kyoto protocol. Will the Kyoto agreement die? Now for the Complicated Part.

Green Car Care Tips

Green Home Blog

Green Car Care Tips. Green your car! If you drive a car on a regular basis chances are it is like a second home. No Need for Toxic Feed. Lawn Care.

But What Do Flamingos Mean?

10,000 Birds

Why can’t I shut up about this? Flight Maps was a collection of essays about the interactions between culture and nature in the U.S., Or a lot.

Hillary Clinton Celebrated Her 65th birthday with Vegan Cake


Could Bill Clinton's vegan diet be rubbing off on Hillary Clinton? Read More The post Hillary Clinton Celebrated Her 65th birthday with Vegan Cake appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan hillary clinton

Guest Post - Ideas for a Clean and Environmentally Friendly Home

Hug a Tree with Me

Choosing cleaning products that are environmentally friendly and removing toxic ones will ensure a fresh home with clean air.