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Video Games Could Save the Environment

Green Home Blog

What might they learn about the environment, or good and bad choices regarding sustainability? Video games are fun. Gaia would approve!

Teaching children about the environment

Green Prophet

Many people remain unaware of this scientifically proven fact and how humans and our high levels of consumption affect the environment.

Leonardo DiCaprio Raises $40 Million For the Environment

Eccorazzi

The star-studded gala included Kate Hudson, Read More The post Leonardo DiCaprio Raises $40 Million For the Environment appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Finally, Some Good News about the Environment.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only climate change environment healing ozone layer

Q&A with Andy Revkin: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive By Investing in Nature.

How Urbanization Affects the Environment

Environmental News Network

From: Gotcha Wildlife. Consumerism Go Green Green Energy/Transportation Natural Resources Nature Policy Sustainability Greenhouse Gas Emissions Health Urbanization Water

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DiCaprio Raises $25 Million to Protect Environment

Eccorazzi

The award winning actor raised $25 million on Wednesday to protect the environment and endangered species. Read More The post DiCaprio Raises $25 Million to Protect Environment appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Environment News Top News Leonard DiCaprio

Happy Earth Day? Prices v. the Environment

Environmental Economics

Ever wonder whether care for the environment outweighs the incentive power of low prices?    Wonder no more. Car buyers are trading in hybrid and electric cars for SUVs at a higher rate than ever before, according to a new analysis from car-buying platform Edmunds.com. The number represents a sharp increase from 18.8

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Bill McKibben

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy. You can follow Mark on Twitter @MarkTercek. Stakes don’t get much larger than that.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Edward Norton

Conservancy Talk

The regulatory environment will only get tougher and resource scarcity is only getting tighter. Mark Tercek: Very prescient indeed.

Leather and the environment

Green Living Tips

I'm partial to leather workboots for their sturdiness - in fact, I like a lot of leather products; but aside from humanitarian issues, what effect do our leather purchases have on the environment? Learn more in this article

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Sustainable Hydropower: Are Small Dams Really Better for the Environment?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Small hydropower dams (often defined as below 30 MW) are frequently presumed to be low impact. It was removed in 2013. Photo: ©Misty Edgecomb/TNC.

Q&A with Judith Rodin: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Focus on the environment can no longer be merely the purview of a single school or department. You can follow Mark on Twitter @MarkTercek.

Q&A with Elizabeth Kolbert: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive By Investing in Nature.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Sir Richard Branson

Conservancy Talk

There are literally thousands of businesses, many in the tourism industry, that depend on an intact marine environment for their long-term survival.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Jason Clay

Conservancy Talk

What I know from my own childhood and have seen around the world, is that if people don’t have other options, the environment doesn’t stand a chance.

Beef much worse than chicken or pork – for the environment

Green Prophet

The team looked at the five main sources of protein in the American diet: dairy, beef, poultry, pork and eggs. Mind the gap, and cost of beef.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Matt Arnold

Conservancy Talk

Of all the jobs I have had—the EPA, starting an NGO, WRI, being a consultant—none has had greater potential to protect the environment.

20 Bands that Care About the Environment

Eccorazzi

Causes Environment Featured Music NewsMusicians realize they can use their stage appeal for a greater green good. Read More.

Why Do Republicans Hate the Environment?

10,000 Birds

Or is it that they just love corporate money so much? Either way, this session of the 112th Congress has seen the House of Representatives, controlled by Republicans, vote to weaken environmental law 191 times – more than an anti-environmental vote for every day that the House was in session. a. Asides

Hair products and the environment

Green Living Tips

Hair sprays, waxes, mousse and gels. What's in this stuff that sits on our skin and ultimately ends up down the drain when we wash it out? It can be an environmentally toxic nightmare

'Biodegradable' plastics are not at all great for the environment

Green (Living) Review

Biodegradable plastic sounds like a wonderful idea when you first hear about it but the truth is a different one to be honest.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Helene Gayle

Conservancy Talk

Any discussion of investment or putting monetary value on the environment must start with the populations who rely on those resources. Helene D.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Stewart Brand

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy. When asked what he does, Brand says, “I find things and I found things.”.

Happy Earth Day – 5 Facts you Didn’t Know About the Environment

Hug a Tree with Me

The artificial world that we currently live in has blinded us to the natural beauty around us. Fuji and Argentina’s Ojos del Salodo. Over 2.5

Republican-Led Florida Legislature to Destroy Environment

10,000 Birds

Sure, that title is hyperbolic but the results of HB-991, should it become law , would be absolutely horrible for Florida’s environment.  It won’t be Florida Republicans destroying the environment but their corporate puppet-masters. Here’s hoping the bill is stopped before it becomes law! a. Asides

Parks Alliance statement on House of Lords National Policy for the Built Environment Committee report

Green (Living) Review

Getting the green infrastructure right is key for any successful public project. Website: www.theparksalliance.org Twitter: @parksallianceuk N.B.

Tea and the environment

Green Living Tips

Tea in its various forms is the world's most popular flavored beverage. Learn more about the environmental issues associated with the production of tea

Handbook On Experimental Economics And The Environment

Environmental Economics

This looks good: Edited by John A. List , Michael K. Full table of contents. List and Michael K. Parmeter and Jaren C. Pope 2. Murphy, John K. Mason.

WATCH: Woody Harrelson Wants You to Vote for the Environment

Eccorazzi

Woody Harrelson is getting political, encouraging people to use their vote to save the environment.

Vegan Leather Is Not Worse For The Environment Than Real Leather

Eccorazzi

Both continue to unnecessarily take lives and in doing so, also hurt the environment. Animals Causes Environment Sticky Veganism

Q&A with Steve McCormick: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive By Investing in Nature.

Paddle For The Planet This World Environment Day

Green Prophet

Watermen and women from 52 countries will unite this World Environment Day to raise funds for the Daram Marine Reserve in Raja Ampat, Indonesia.

Gadgets And The Environment

Green Living Tips

We've gone ga-ga for gadgets, but it's come at a high price to our hip pocket and to the environment

Llama Trekking: Good for the Soul (and the Environment!)

Wend Magazine

Stuart Wild, head guide of Wild Earth Llama Adventures , likes his llamas. According to Stuart, llamas are the “eco-friendly pack animal.”

Keep Our Environment Clean

Green Home Blog

Keep Our Environment Clean. The convenience of modern life can make it easy to forget how big an impact our lifestyle has on the environment: we can all hop in a car, buy a soda, or do a load of laundry without having to think about where those products come from or where our waste is headed. Did you know? 35% of U.S. are used on corn.

Jason Schwartzman Narrates Film On Eating Meat And Environment

Eccorazzi

It’s no secret that the meat industry has negatively impacted our environment. Watch it in full below, and pass it along!

Pope Francis on Environment Destruction: ‘This is Our Sin’

Eccorazzi

Pope Francis condemned the exploitation of the environment at a recent public appearance calling it a modern sin. Read More The post Pope Francis on Environment Destruction: ‘This is Our Sin’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Science Top News pope francis

Islamic Banking & Why It’s (Theoretically) Good For The Environment

Green Prophet

Is Islamic banking really good for the environment? If so, why? And what is Islamic banking anyway? Image via MoneyBlogNewz/flickr.

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ASSET STRIPPING THE ENVIRONMENT

Green (Living) Review

The CIWEM is frustrated that the current Government seems to be determined to bring the environment to its knees through a series of ill-conceived policy choices, such as the abolition of the Environment Agency’s statutory advisory committees. Without such a forum, both the Agency and the environment will lose out.