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Do GMO Crops Really Have Higher Yields? | Mother Jones

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Vegan Dating 101 According to Alicia Silverstone

Eccorazzi

Tips from Alicia Silverstone on how to find that perfect vegan partner and maintain a healthy relationship.

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NASA Watches Underground Fresh Water Sea Vanish from the Middle East (VIDEO)

Green Prophet

Sound the alarms? Where has Turkey, Syria, Iran and Iraq’s underground freshwater sea gone? We already knew that the Dead Sea is shrinking.

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Now is the time to think about vegetable seeds

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Now is the time to think about which seeds to sow and plant in your vegetable garden for the year. More later). Really?

GOP Not in Kansas Anymore | Mother Jones

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Fish Get Stoned, Too | Mother Jones

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Human anti-anxiety meds are making fish tweak out, according to a study published in the latest issue of Science.

The Clan Mothers ran everything

Green (Living) Review

The Clan Mothers ran everything and had the last word. think that's the answer. Floyd Red Crow Westerman by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Amongst many, if not indeed all, tribes of the Native Americans it was the Clan Mothers who ran everything and had the last word in decisions. The clan mothers also held the purse strings. They did.

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Ambre’s Shaky Finances: Rebutting the Response

Sightline Daily

Gard Communications, the P.R. firm that speaks for Ambre Energy , released a response to our report on Ambre’s finances yesterday. Or should I say “pre-sponse.” —but we didn’t publish the report on our website until 10:24 that morning. Instead, let’s focus on the meat of those agreements with the Korean utilities.

New York City to Launch Pilot Curbside Composting Program

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– how about Read More The post New York City to Launch Pilot Curbside Composting Program appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Government Watchdog Says Climate Change and Weird Weather.

Mother Jones

Every two years, the Government Accountability Office?the the independent agency charged with keeping an eye on how Congress spends our money?releases

Understanding Yoga Nidra. ~ Mark-Francis Mullen | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

Yoga nidra is one of the least known tools of yoga.

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.

10 Weeds Every Gardener Should Consider Growing

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By Alisa Rutherford-Fortunati, Care2.com “What is a weed?  A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.” Ralph Waldo Emerson, Fortune of the Republic, 1878 Keeping your garden tidy can seem like Read More The post 10 Weeds Every Gardener Should Consider Growing appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment Healthy Living News Top News

WTF Is Going On With Chuck Hagel? | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

I've been on a semi-news blackout for the past couple of days, but yesterday at lunch we were shooting the breeze about whether Republicans really planned to filibuster Chuck Hagel. This is one of those topics where I'm so

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"Why aren’t there more retractions in business and economics journals?"

Environmental Economics

The paper is a welcome addition to the retraction literature , which has been picking up steam in the life sciences but sparse in other disciplines.

U.S. authorities read our e-mails

Green (Living) Review

He now fears that he is t he victim of "big ears" America. An amendment that allows U.S. by non-Americans.

Bedouin Bus is a Friendly Way to Travel Sinai

Green Prophet

Catherine. And it is ridiculously cheap! The bus connects Dahab and St. Catherine every Tuesday and Friday. The bus departs at the same spot in St.

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Deregulation May Not Have Lowered Air Fares After All | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

This era was sparked by the 1979 deregulation of the

Nolcha Highlights Indy Designers: Glocal Connection, Amy Delson, Jess Rizzuti, and More

Eco Chic

Each label brought an exciting energy to the room as they told their stories of conscious production. Jess Rizzuti’s eco-handbags.

Paying to Power Our Cars - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

That's about as much as some people

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Abu Dhabi Corals Are Tougher Than The Rest

Green Prophet

Coral in most parts of the world bleach when water temperatures surpass 28-32°C except in the Arabian/Persian Gulf , a new study finds.

Shipwrecks, Coal, and the Salish Sea

Sightline Daily

It was dark but it wasn’t stormy when the Salish Sea saw its first recorded sinking of a coal vessel. At 6:45 a.m. Climate & Energy

The Vanity Project NYFW: Non-profit Love Via Eco Fashion

Eco Chic

Never thought nonprofits and fashion could go together? Well Well that just changed.  “People are attracted to it first because of the design.”

Defensive Landscaping

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) What do we mean by defensive landscaping? In military terms this is also referred to as the killing zone, which is a cleared area around a base. But this is not the way it works in the civilian setting of protecting a property. And, yes, a moat is a good idea also at times but not always practical.

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?

Tesla Model S Fan Video ‘Gallons of Light’ Goes Viral

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Filmmaker, content creator, and entrepreneur Jordan Bloch loves the all-electric Tesla Model S – so he set out to create an unofficial commercial for it. The result is a beautiful ode Read More The post Tesla Model S Fan Video ‘Gallons of Light’ Goes Viral appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News

All Moroccan Synagogues to be Renovated, Says King Mohammed VI

Green Prophet

Whereas 10,000 Jews called Fez home in early 1900, there are now thought to be only 3,000 Jews living in the entire country.

To lead or not to lead

Green (Living) Review

Resent research also suggests that 1 in 10 waterbirds sampled died from lead shot poisoning. Clearly the law doesn't appear to be working, with shooting potentially impacting a large number of birds additional to those targeted by the guns. However, lead short cartridges are much cheaper still than bismuth ones and thus most people still use lead.

Clean Air Measures Will Protect Families, Help Move Arizona.

Sierra Club Compass

Toxic air pollution from the Apache, Coronado, and Cholla coal plants kills dozens and hospitalizes hundreds each year. Now the Environmental

Vegan Chef Tal Ronnen Opening New Restaurant in Los Angeles

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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

How to Get Someone You Love to Try Yoga. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

If you teach yoga to change the world, you might start with the ones you love. By Michelle Marchildon

Federal roadblocks and checkpoints are springing up

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) SAN DIEGO, CA: Federal roadblocks and checkpoints are springing up in the zealous search for an ex-LAPD officer suspected of murder. But not only are vehicles being searched without probable cause or a warrant, but 600 homes were searched in the same manner in Big Bear, CA.

Knitting a Tree for Middle East Peace

Green Prophet

Armed with knitting needles, Israelis and Palestinians are knitting for peace! Everyone, everywhere is invited to add to the inspirational art work.

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Confirmed: Hitler Was a Vegetarian

Eccorazzi

According to Hitler's last surviving taste-tester, the Nazi leader followed a meat-free diet. Eats Vegetarian adolf hitler