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Infographic: Greenwashed–The Truth About 95% of So-Called Green Products

Wend Magazine

Created by: Marketing Degree. Special thanks to Greg Voakes for sharing this infographic. Related Posts. Monsanto or Organic?

Hoopoe Lark

10,000 Birds

Out into the Atlantic Ocean, 400 miles from the coast of Senegal, lies an archipelago of islands known as Cape Verde. Birds Cape Verde Hoopoe Lark

Ten Amazing Rainforest Plants

Eccorazzi

Out of 40,000 plant species, here are 10 amazing rainforest plants that will blow your mind and get you reacquainted with our planet. Read More. Causes Environment Featured Gallery News

Magnetic levitation growing into the next big thing in green transport

EcoFriend

Magnetic levitation Thanks to advances in aviation technology, we're able to travel great distances and cross oceans in a matter of hours. But as we all know, traveling by air is both expensive and emission intensive

Man Stabs Mountain Lion with Pocket Knife to Save Son

Wend Magazine

Jason Hobbs, like many of us, owns a pocket knife. Instead, they decided to rent a room. River was in front of his mother, with Hobbs in the lead.

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A new genus for Calliope Hummingbird, the ‘little star’

10,000 Birds

Hummingbirds are one of the joys of wintertime birding here in Louisiana. Photo © David J. Some authors (e.g., Ringer.

Will Ancient Mega Lake Bring Peace to Sudan?

Green Prophet

Can mega well bring peace to Sudan? At least 300,000 people died and almost three million were displaced by the Darfur conflict in Sudan.

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Ancient Lake Vostok Reached By Scientists

Eccorazzi

For the first time in nearly 20 million years, Lake Vostok in the Antarctic has reportedly made contact with the outside world. Read More. Entertainment News Pop Culture Top News

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Irritating

Environmental Economics

From the WSJ ( The tough tactics to avoid luggage check-in fees ), here is the problem: To avoid baggage fees, which have now been in place more than three years, passengers have continued to bulk up their carry-on bags, turning the allotment of one bag and a purse or briefcase into a two-suitcase load. Hat tip: WSJ weekly review email

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Tremendous Torrent Ducks

10,000 Birds

Torrent Ducks  are the thrill-seekers of the avian world. We initially only found a male  Torrent Duck  and later on, only a female. Almost.

Tel Aviv Water Wells Polluted from Contamination

Green Prophet

Two-thirds of Tel Aviv’s water wells are too polluted to use. The pollution has been caused by two types of activities.  Image via Rain Rannu.

Celebs Support Petition to Stop Cruel Diving Horse Event

Eccorazzi

Joanna Krupa, John Bartlett, Simone Reyes and more have spoken out against Atlantic City Steel Pier's diving horse event. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News

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Karnataka, India: organic eco-retreat in the Western Ghats

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening On A Farm | To the outside world, the state of Karnataka is best known for its capital city of Bangalore, the high-tech hub of India where you have probably connected by phone or chat with an eager soul who wants to offer you excellent service on that problem with your laptop or [.]

Best recycled furniture units for sustainable homes

EcoFriend

The eco conscious homeowner of today has a number of options to go green, and one of the best ways to do the same is by opting for the recycled furniture units. Trash is becoming trendy nowadays, and designers and

Egypt’s Hottest Mountain Climber Goes Carbon-Neutral

Green Prophet

Omar Samra is an adventurer whose incredible pursuits highlight the importance of environmental awareness. Big ones. McKinley in Alaska. Kilimanjaro.

Take A Peek Inside George Clooney’s Fridge

Eccorazzi

Looking in, it's easy to see that George is really serious about eating better. Read More. Entertainment Film/TV News Top News george clooney

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The Breezy Point Snowy Owls and the Chaos They Caused

10,000 Birds

Snowy Owls are iconic birds. And, of course, you rarely meet a photographer who doesn’t want to take a good close picture of a bright white owl.

Mitt Romney says he is not concerned about the (very) poor

Green (Living) Review

He has only middle America at heart, he said. Those that do not have such a safety net. With the exception, that is, to get them to vote for him.

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Communities in Oman Face Growing Risk of Floods

Green Prophet

Due to the threat of flooding, communities in low-lying valleys in Oman are being encouraged to relocate. Click here to view the embedded video.

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WATCH: Stella McCartney Speaks Out Against Leather with PETA

Eccorazzi

The designer is speaking out and telling the public why animal lovers should all avoid wearing skins. Read More. Animals Causes Fashion News Top News Video stella mccartney

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Two Birds on Nests

10,000 Birds

During my time in Florida I only saw two birds on nests, which is not terribly surprising considering that I was there at the end of January.

Shortage of workers in Germany

Green (Living) Review

Despite this shortage of workers, however, Germany, like Britain and other countries, has a serious problem with unemployment. One can but wonder.

Israel’s Bedouin Get Solar from Arava (+ Obama)

Green Prophet

Arava Power Company pioneers first ever solar contract for Israel’s Bedouin minority. billion.). Related: Bedouin Solar Power Activate!

Leilani Munter to Drive ‘The Cove’ Car at Daytona

Eccorazzi

The eco-friendly veg race car driver is all set to drive a 'The Cove'-themed race car at Daytona. Read More. Animals Causes Entertainment News Sports Top News leilani munter

First Outbreak of Usutu Virus in Germany

10,000 Birds

Okay, I meant to write an entertaining post. honestly did. Sickening! That is very cold for the south of Germany. Impaired motoric movements, e. g.

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Video Review: Healthy Snacks from Way Better - Sprouted Tortilla Chips

Eco-Vegan Girl

Upon closer inspection I discovered that they aren't your average tortilla chips - they are made with sprouted grains and seeds for extra nutrition.

Piping Sunlight with Solotubes, Plastic Bottles and Islamic Architecture

Green Prophet

Islamic architects piped sunlight into homes using star-shaped skylights but Brian and his wife installed Solotubes. One of the first changes my wife and I made to our house was to install a Solotube in the kitchen. This device consists of a translucent dome on the roof which is connected to a highly silvered six foot long pipe through the attic.

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WATCH: 13-Year-Old With Progeria Thanks Selena Gomez

Eccorazzi

When asked, “What does Selena mean to you?” ” 13-year-old Hana Hwang answers simply, “She’s my hero.” ” In a recent video posted by the progeria patient, Hana thanks Selena Gomez for Read More. Causes News People Top News selena gomez

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Suds Up With These Healthy Soaps!

Eco Chic

I’ve romanticized the idea of making my own all-natural soaps for a while now, even giving them out as gifts, but the problem is that I can’t seem to find the time to do it! Making our own cleansing products after work probably isn’t going to happen for most of us. What we’re sudsing ourselves up with every day matters.

Burgers and Brew in Davis, CA: Video Review

Eco-Vegan Girl

During a road trip to ski in Tahoe I was put in charge of finding a restaurant on the way (big surprise). I'd go back for sure!

Iran’s Energy Minister Looks to Green Energy After Sanctions

Green Prophet

Sanctions have backed fossil-rich Iran into a corner, which could bode well for the country’s renewable sector. . The western-led sanctions against Iran have crippled the country’s ability to provide for its 74 million strong population, Reuters reports. Fledgling renewable sector. At present, Iran has a fledgling renewable sector.

Mayim Bialik Talks Veganism and Religion

Eccorazzi

As an environmentally-conscious Jew, Mayim Bialik recognizes the important role veganism plays in her faith. Read More. Entertainment Film/TV News Top News Vegan Mayim Bialik

Michael Reynolds, Architect and Inventor, to Teach Earthship Architecture at Philadelphia

Celsias

Yeadon based nonprofit LoveLovingLove Inc. has been working for over three years to bring an “Earthship” to Philadelphia.

Assembly New York’s First Women’s Collection: Sustainably Slouchy

Eco Chic

White wool wide trouser, alpaca sweater. could wear those with a snug top and high heels… Unfinished edges lend this blouse a wistful energy.