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GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Tips To Avoid Winter Illnesses
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 10, 2013
Other fruits and vegetables that are rich in Vitamin C include kiwis, papayas, strawberries, guavas, bell peppers, broccoli, red and green hot chili peppers, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, dark leafy greens and fresh herbs such as thyme and parsley. Vitamin C- Nature’s Immune System Booster. Stay Hydrated. Dress Warmly.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Qatar’s Solar-Powered Convention Center Cuts COP18 Carbon
| SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2012
An impressive 177,000 sq meter structure, the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) was the first in the Gulf region to receive the US Green Building Council’s Gold certificate in the Leadership in Energy Environment and Design (LEED) rating system. Every year it’s the same thing. First LEED Gold Building in the Middle East.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Abu Dhabi Prince Shames White House by Crowning Court Roof with Solar Panels
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2011
Instead of supporting green alternatives, the former president put America’s full weight behind fossil fuels. In order to redeem Reagan’s faux pas, environmental activists led by Bill McKibben (who was since arrested for his green activism) returned the original panels to the White House in September last year. to wake up!
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Walk The Talk Show’s Best Videos for Earth Day.
| TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014
There are a ton of challenges facing the earth today, and it''s easy to get discouraged. This collection of videos reminds us how powerful we are when we decide to look at our problems and empower ourselves to do something about it. walkyourtalk.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] A Plastic Pollution Cocktail: Toxic Chemicals in Everyday Items
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2012
This post was contributed to Green Prophet by Daniella Dimitrova Russo, Co-founder and Executive Director, Plastic Pollution Coalition. Inspired by Oman Caves, Take Green Prophet’s Plastic Bag Challenge. Plastic is pervasive and so are the carcinogenic chemicals that leach from them. Plastic is everywhere! Human carcinogens.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Loneliness is Life Threatening: We Can Design Cities to Foster Community
| MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 2016
Community Green Health Sustainable-development UrbanLoneliness”, says Steve Cole , a genomics researcher at the University of California, Los Angeles, “really is one of the most threatening experiences we can have.” NPR recently reported on a study by Cole published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Source link: [link].
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Opportunistic Dining: Dumpster Diving & the Art of Eating Well for Free.
| THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015
Adventure Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Food Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) dumpster diving. A staggering 40% of food in the United States is disposed of, uneaten. Free Food freegan
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] How do We Live & Define Our Own Personal Yoga?
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Yoga doesn''t solely strike a pose on a mat, it''s better and bigger than that.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Raw, Vegan & Sugar-Free Chocolate Mousse. ~ Pauline Hanuise
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food Green Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Food Featured Today chocolate cooking dairy-free dessert drink food healthy mousse raw recipe smoothie spices sugar-free sweet vegan This raw, sugar-free chocolate mousse makes a perfect chocolate smoothie too.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Sunny Solar Outlook For Middle East and North Africa
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2013
Factor in rising opposition to nuclear development and growing public awareness of the environmental sins of fossil fuels, and solar’s sunny reception makes perfect sense. Plus r enewables, specifically concentrated solar (CSP) and photovoltaics (PV), would provide a secure domestic substitute for state-subsidized oil-generated electricity.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Easy & Important Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy.
| FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2015
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Food Green Health & Wellness anti-toxins healthy household healthy pregnancy pre-natal health pregnancy tipsThere was a time when doctors told pregnant mothers it was okay to.
ECO CHIC [Green] All-Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes for Cool, Earthy Hues
| FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2015
Jade Green: Peel the skin from 6 red onions and simmer in 2 cups water for 15 minutes; strain. Health Is Beauty all natural all-natural Easter egg dyes Food Green Your Easter health Home local Organic As a kid, I loved dyeing Easter eggs with my little brothers, Brendan and Kevin. recommend overnight soaking for deeper colors.
ECO CHIC [Green] Tin Parade Vintage Party Goods for Your Perfect Holiday Fete
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2010
Tin Parade’s Great Green Gala Party is one to rejoice in as an eco-friendly party set that includes: - Invite and thank you cards made from 100% certified sustainable forest pulp. - a biodegradable wooden sign. - a sustainable and biodegradable runner made from a brown canvas created from eco-friendly hemp and organic cotton blend.
ECO CHIC [Green] NaturevsFuture’s Autumn, 2010 Collection: Sustainable Modern Classics
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2010
Her cutout dress is currently included in the FIT exhibit, “Eco Fashion: Going Green through November, 2010. Tags: Featured designer eco fashion Fashion green fabrics sustainability NatureVsFuture from water&power on Vimeo. All of these pieces have worn exceptionally well and seem to get better over time.
THE GO GREEN BLOG [Green] New Year’s Eve DIY Water Bottle Noise Maker
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2009
Green Tip: Save tissue paper & crepe paper from birthday parties to use in projects such as these. Tags: Eco-Products Family Green Crafts Recycling Crafts DIY holiday New Year's Eve Noise Maker Reuse Water Water Bottle New Year’s Eve is all about making the most noise at midnight. Beans, coins, or other items to place inside.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Wise Warriors. ~ Beverly Culpeper
| SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014
Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Activism activists cause future make a difference sacred activism self-sacrifice
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] 6 Dazzling Love Letters to Nature.
| SATURDAY, APRIL 11, 2015
Arts & Culture Green Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) British poetry Earth elements health health wellness Japanese poetry letters love love letters mother earth mother nature nature primary relationships rain relationships video writing "God, when you thought of a pine tree, How did you think of a star?".
- [Green] Nature Makes Us Smarter. OK, Now What?
One view: Staring for just 40 seconds at a computer screen picture of a green roof will increase your ability to focus , according to one new study. Modern work drains attention throughout the day, so providing boosted ‘green micro-breaks’ may provide mental top-ups to offset declining attention,” Mooney quoted an email from Levy.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] eZra3 Remote Farming in Egypt is Like FarmVille but Real
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2012
Participants can get their green thumbs wet by playing the training game that “simulates the growing of crops in a real farm using real crop prices, fertilizer prices, from-seed-to-harvest durations and crop yields.” And they get to eat the healthy yields! Crowdfarming. Gaming and beyond. The urban comfort zone.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Paperless Office
| TUESDAY, MARCH 2, 2010
Two styles: "Green Screen" is more corporate, while the "Animation" set is a little more fun. Green Screen Animation. Tags: Paper Green [link]. Why reduce? The 3 E's. Tips for reducing office paper waste. Paper-less Toolkit. Success stories. Links & resources. And it's "3 E-asy.". paper production. Print responsibly.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 12 Nifty Ideas to Improve Your City
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2010
One of the joys of having a neighborhood market is that it can become the equivalent of the village green," writes Elizabeth Crane in "How to Start a Farmers' Market." Tags: Urban Green Community Here are twelve of my personal favorites, ranging in scale from the simplest and most personal to the most complicated and collective: 1.
ECO CHIC [Green] Valspar’s Line of Zero-VOC Paint is a Breath of Fresh Air
| TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2016
Featured eco-home green home healthy home no-VOC paint non toxic paint renovations zero-voc paintWe know that paint doesn’t just transform a living space, but that it has the power to enhance the health of your home and your family’s well-being. felt completely re-energized after just a few minutes at Valspar’s oxygen bar.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] International Finance Corp Looking To Invest Millions In Israeli Cleantech
| TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2012
In recent years, IFC has been investing more in cleantech around the world, but primarily in India and China where industrial and commercian growth has outpaced progress of green technology. Israeli cleantech has long been present in the American market. Companies like Ormat have been developing geothermal resources in the US for decades.
ECCORAZZI [Green] New Film Exposes Donald Trump As Bully To People, Environment
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2011
The Scottish government, however, intervened to give the green light after deciding that the economic advantages were just too great to pass up. Remember Donald Trump’s plans for a luxury golf course on a remote and beautiful stretch of coastline in Aberdeen, Scotland? The $2.1 This is a timely film, given his presidential ambitions.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Lucky Enough. ~ Stacey Ebert
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2013
Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Travel beach beach life lifeguards Long Beach mindful nature ocean sand sea surf travel walk — Adventure
ECCORAZZI [Green] ‘The Office’ to Launch Spin-Off on Dwight Schrute’s Farm?
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 26, 2012
It’s only speculation at this point, but rumor has it that NBC might be expanding “The Office” universe to include the green field of Schrute Farms. According to sources, the Read More. Entertainment Film/TV News Top News rainn wilson
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Overcoming an Eating Disorder & Learning to Be Healthy.
| MONDAY, MAY 20, 2013
In the fourth episode of SRO Conversations, model Kate Dillon-Levin opens up about how she found joy of movement in the outdoors and a center of health after overcoming an eating disorder, brought on by insecurities within the world of fashion. This was an incredibly enlightening conversation and encourage everyone to take the time to [.].
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Addicted to a new health drug, with Vitamix as my “supplier”
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 26, 2014
This machine is an earth-loving, green girl’s fantasy. It gives you the option to make green shakes, juices (but can be messy), ice-cream (yes!), My step-son tells me that after the ice-cream addiction stage, I will probably move on to green shakes. It happened. I am officially addicted to making ice-cream in my Vitamix machine.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Water Scarcity Leads More to Peace Than War (Interview)
| TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012
couple of months ago a friend of mine studying at the Monterey Institute of International Studies engaged with a Green Prophet post about the link between water and security. Green Prophet: So, for context, can you say a little bit about the National Intelligence report and why it was compiled? You have to stay to use it.
ECO CHIC [Green] What’s a Bee Butler? And Why Does the Fairmont Vancouver Have One?
| TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016
The roof garden is impressive in its own right: Located on the 3rd floor of the hotel on the south-facing terrace and basking in full sun, rests a 2,100 square foot irrigated garden introduced in 1995, which became one of Vancouver’s first green roofs. These bees will visit over 1 million flowers to produce one pound of honey.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Sustainable Concepts for Businesses to Become Greener & Leaner
| FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2008
Reconfigure manufacturing Streamlining production steps, reducing energy use, and limiting use of pollutants and toxic materials can have a big impact on how green the supply chain is. Employing a product lifecycle management process that takes into account green considerations is the key. and elsewhere.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Falafel, The Recipe
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2013
Add or omit salt, cumin, garlic and green herbs according to your personal taste. More mouth-watering Middle Eastern recipes on Green Prophet: Traditional Emirati Khameer Bread. There’s nothing like homemade falafel when you’re in the mood for those savory, crunchy chickpea balls packed into a fluffy pita. Some like both.
GREEN BLOG [Green] UK fracking moratorium fails to pass Parliament vote
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2015
The Committee consists of seven Conservative MPs, six Labour MPs, two Liberal Democrat MPs and one Green MP. Members of the UK Parliament group, the Environmental Audit Committee, have in a report released last Monday called for a moratorium on the controversial shale gas extraction technology; fracking.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Somewhere in Jaffa, life goes on.
| SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2015
You don’t get the background of the story,” Miller told Green Prophet. “I’m showing you the background. I’m showing the landscape, the human landscape and the landscape itself.” His pictures document a side of the Middle East you don’t see on TV news. “Arabs are buying from Jewish-owned shops and vice versa.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Watch Now: One Take with Waylon Lewis & Daniel Epstein. #walkthetalk
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2013
Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant and host of Walk the Talk Show, chats live via Google+, with Unreasonable Entrepreneur, and good friend, Daniel Epstein. Elephant is working in partnership with Google on our new live video series.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Eco-friendly Summer Reading Suggestions
| THURSDAY, MAY 15, 2014
Green Housekeeping by Ellen Sandbeck Whether you’re trying to clear clutter or move away from those harmful and smelly chemical cleaners, this book is your survival guide to going green in your household. Green Tips This summer take the opportunity to catch up on your reading. The Riverkeepers by John Cronin and Robert F.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Cheap and Easy eco-friendly Christmas Gifts
| TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
be more green than store bought stuff. appeal to the green folks on your list! Green Tips If you have already broke the budget on Christmas gifts this. year, and only just realized you forgot a couple people on your list—don’t. It is not too late. Christmas can be, for a lot of people a time of over-consumption. There isn’t.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Information Technology Could Rival Aviation in CO2 Emissions
| FRIDAY, MAY 9, 2014
Citing the example of the Netherlands computing industry, Jos Olivier, a scientist at the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency said that green initiatives by the IT companies are still at infancy and the energy use of data centres haven’t been addressed. Environment Green News No one cared about CO2 over the last 10 years.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Birds, Family Trees and the future
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, 2014
Other birds that will soon experience declining numbers are the Green finch and the Ptarmigan. The green finch is related closely to the bullfinch and the linnet, birds whose number are reducing. Environment Green News This is a new way of looking at conservation efforts. The population of these birds is also on the decline.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Day in the Park? Check out your local Arboretum
| MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014
Depending on the size of the local arboretum you might want to consider seeing if they have any programs where you or your little ones can test your green thumbs, or consider renting the space for an event, after all you’ll be hard pressed to find a more environmentally friendly sustainable space.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Baby Cribs: The Greener, The Safer
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2013
Some green convertible cribs can serve as a crib, daybed and toddler bed. There are many online stores that sell green cribs, and searching for them online can give you time to determine which option and price range is best for your family. Green Tips But how much do you know about your baby’s crib and mattress?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Eco-friendly Shopping Centers
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2013
So where can you find these green deals? Some individuals are fortunate to live near green stores. Green Tips Northwest retailers such as REI and Nordstrom are listening to their consumers and stocking more eco-friendly options. If you’re shopping center doesn’t accommodate to your needs, try speaking with a store manager.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] These shoes were made for walking
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013
They also donate $5 from every stop global warming product that they sell to green charities and research funds. Another green shoe company called Pedestrian Shops is a completely wind-powered shop. Environment Green Tips ecosneaks health shoes walking Walking in shoes made of all recycled materials is even better. link].
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Act Now to Rent an Organic Garden
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2013
For most city dwellers a private garden is a rare luxury, but for anyone with green fingers living in a yardless apartment or condo, there are other options to satisfy your gardening needs. So even if you do live on the 20th floor of a city apartment, there’s no excuse to not make use of your green thumb this summer.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Make Your Own Yogurt
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2013
My wife and I did this as part of the Our Green Year initiative we are putting on to help the environment by doing something green every single day. Environment Green Tips homemade items homemade yogurt make own yogurt yogurt Yogurt is something many people love, and many people eat on a daily basis. yogurt anymore.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Tips for an Eco-friendly Java Fix
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2013
Even if you have a Keurig brewer that produces single portions, there are K-Cups available from Green Mountain Coffee, which fit these requirements. This may change in the future, but one way to green them up is to compost the leftover coffee grounds from the K-Cup. Green Tips Is it BPA-free? This option isn’t very hard to find.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Resolve to an Eco-Friendly New Year’s Party
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2013
You’ve probably spent a lot of time figuring out ways to keep your Christmas season green, but what about New Years Eve? If you’re having a party, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to ring in the beginning of 2008 while keeping your green resolutions from 2007. Green Tips
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Top Ways Renters Can Live Greener
| MONDAY, AUGUST 12, 2013
Persuade Your Landlord to Go Green. You can’t help who your landlord is — some are going to be open to investing in green technology and some just aren’t. Top Green Lists eco-friendly apartments eco-friendly renting living eco-friendly Words to live by: consume less and live more. Reuse & Recycle. Collect Gray Water.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Reducing Your Carbon Footprint with a Skeptic
| SUNDAY, JULY 7, 2013
The contribution of the individual appears minuscule as the perceived benefits of a green lifestyle. For you, this means lots of opportunities to be green. Green Tips carbon footprint energy conservation The Argument Against Change. One obstacle to making eco-friendly choices is the question of impact. Total U.S. in 2010.
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] The Massive Carbon Footprint of Email Spam (And it’s meaty!)
| MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2013
Jeff Green, senior vice-president of product development and McAfee Avert Labs, said, “Spam has an immense financial, personal and environmental impact on businesses and individuals. Let’s hope the spam hosters get a bout of green conscience soon. Environment Green Newsmillion homes. How did McAfee arrive at these figures?
ECO FRIENDLY DAILY [Green] Buying Shirts To Plant Trees
| MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2013
The owner of the business created it to help promote healthy minds and bodies, while at the same time helping to get rid of the negative images people have about going green and green lifestyles. Green TipsEveryone is trying to save the Earth in their own way. We are not all hippies who live off the land.
- [Green] Grizzly Bear Research & Cultural Identity in the Great Bear Rainforest
Opinions expressed on Cool Green Science and in any corresponding comments are the personal opinions of the original authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Nature Conservancy. Grizzly bear. Photo: © Chris Darimont. By William Housty, Coastwatch Director, Qqs Projects Society. Photo: © Mark Godfrey/TNC.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Benefits of Making Homemade Cleaners. ~ Sarka-Jonae Miller.
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 27, 2013
Follow Twitter (named #1 in US for #green, twice). GREEN. Yoga / Love / Food / Wellness / Spirituality / Family / Culture / Green / Society / Work. Like elephant Green on Facebook. Green cleaning alternatives for your home. Be Careful of ‘Green’ Cleaning Products. ~ Dr. Joseph Mercola. Video.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Dutch Ark Builder: “When You Open It, There Is a God”
| TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2011
A Green Prophet? This ark now being built to scale might save us from climate change. Crazy as it sounds, a Dutch man is building an ark, cubit by cubit, exactly as it’s written in the Bible and to scale – like the one Noah built, described in Genesis. Lifestyle & Culture Climate Change Holland water
ECCORAZZI [Green] New Playground Teaches Kids About Clean Energy
| TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011
Hyundai engineering and construction is calling the design the “Natural Energy Park” and the concept earned the company a Red Dot design award in the green category. I remember when I was in grade school the best part of my day was recess; a time when I was free of teachers and could burn off all my pent up energy. Via EarthTechling.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Autumn Movement. ~ Kiersten Figurski
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2013
Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Yoga autumn beauty fall fragile golden New Mexico poem Sandburg seeds temporary "I cried over beautiful things knowing no beautiful thing lasts.".
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Why Can’t We Have Fair Trade Certification for U.S. Farmworkers?
| MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013
Sanjay Rawal, director of Food Chains (Executive produced by Eva Longoria | produced by Smriti Keshari) shares with us in the first episode of “SRO Conversations” why we should be able to have fair labor rights for the farmworkers in the U.S. who pick our food. To watch the full-length version of this conversation, visit [.].
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Solar Impulse 2 journey suspended until 2016!
| THURSDAY, JULY 16, 2015
Design Energy green tech transport Hawaii lithium batteries Solar Energy Solar Impulse 2Solar Impulse 2, the aircraft attempting to circumnavigate the world fueled only by sun power , will be grounded in Hawaii until next April for battery repairs. The route from Japan was piloted by Andre Borschberg.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Storm mappers chase after patterns for climate change
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2015
Green Tech and Gadgets Climate Change The Doomsday Clock, which measures the likelihood of global catastrophe, last month ticked a minute closer to “midnight” — the apocalypse. Let’s not forget that 2014 was the hottest year on planetary record. New research by Prof. ” Keeping track of lightning. Price. Price said.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Star Trek tractor beams can clean the seas and lasso pirates!?!
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
Green Tech and Gadgets Australia Mediterranean Sea pollution Seas Star Trek tractor beams Trekkies Some news that Trekkies will love, and which could be applied to clean up our seas: tractor beams to the rescue! But fans of the television series Star Trek will recall a different sort of wave pattern: the tractor beam.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] BMW i3: A Subtle and Sublime Revolution
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014
Green Transportation Photo courtesy of BMW. The BMW i3 made its debut in U.S. markets in May. The best way to describe the car is that it's radically different. It really looks like a concept car; its design is futuristic and colorful, with the added bonus that you can actually buy it today. So what's all the fuss about?
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] In Celebration of National Bike to Work Day
| FRIDAY, MAY 16, 2014
Dirty Fuels Green Transportation Health Oil Today is bike to work day, and across the country, people will be hopping on their bicycles to get to work, school, and play. Not just today, but every day, growing numbers of people are biking as an everyday means of transportation. For example, let's imagine that there are no highways.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Installing a Toilet Tank Bag
| THURSDAY, MAY 15, 2014
Conservation Green Lifestyle flush handle tank bag toilet water Installing a toilet tank bag(s) is a great way to save water in your home. For every bag you install you could save up to.8 gallons per flush! Plus, you won’t have to change any of your use habits to be more efficient. Just follow these steps to start saving water today.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Sierra Club and ForestEthics Urge PepsiCo to Stop Using Tar Sands Fuel
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 7, 2014
Dirty Fuels Green Fleets Oil Tar Sands Photo by Mobius DaXter, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. By Michael Marx & Kristi Chester Vance. The petition delivery caps off nine months of campaigning that has mobilized activists nationwide to hold corporate consumers of oil accountable for the sources of their fuel.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Strengthen Your Immune System during Winter
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2014
Green Lifestyle echinacea health benefits natural healing wellness After the warmth of summer and the crisp freshness of autumn, winter can come as a shock. Not only is it shocking on an emotional level, it can also shock the immune system. There are plenty of things you can do to overcome this problem. Following these. You can. Exercise!
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Climate Change News: Less Lake Ice
| FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2013
Green Lifestyle climate change earth news global warming Get your weekly dose of climate change news from Earth Gauge, a free environmental news service from the National Environmental Education Foundation. This super in-depth (and slightly scary) US national climate change news is from their weekly email. days earlier per 100 years.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Introduction to Permaculture: Part 1
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2013
Green Lifestyle edible forest garden organic organic pest control permaculture When introducing someone to permaculture for the first time, the inevitable question is, “What’s permaculture?” This question is both easy to explain, yet difficult for someone to comprehend. Permaculture is defined by different people, in different ways.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] “Re-Design the World with Bamboo” at the Architectural Festival at Lombok
| SATURDAY, AUGUST 17, 2013
Green Lifestyle Bamboo building materials Indonesia Festival of Bamboo. The island of Lombok, Indonesia, is set to hold the “ Lombok International Architecture Festival ” from December 11–14. The premise: installations built primarily from bamboo. The Festival’s theme is “Re-Design the World with Bamboo.” Bamboo’s Recent Growth.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Women and Biking: Achieving Gender Equality
| MONDAY, AUGUST 12, 2013
Green Transportation Safe and Healthy Communities Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons. Biking is becoming more mainstream nationwide with more and more bike lanes being built, more bike racks being installed, and more cyclists hitting the streets and the trails across the States. Even celebrities are catching onto this trend.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Cloud of Pet Coke Dust Blows over Detroit River
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 2, 2013
Dirty Fuels Green Transportation Health Oil Safe and Healthy Communities Tar Sands Video Video surfaced this week of a big nasty cloud of pet coke dust blowing off a huge pile of the petroleum by-product that sits along the edge of the Detroit River in Detroit. The site and pile are owned by Koch Carbon - yep, a Koch brothers operation.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Pedaling Towards Equity: Communities of Color Lead Surge in Bike Use
| TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2013
Green Transportation Oil Safe and Healthy Communities Transportation-Director Michael Marx, Beyond Oil Campaign Director, Sierra Club Hamzat Sani, Equity and Outreach Fellow, League of American Bicyclists. The "new majority" that elected a president is also electing to hop on the bicycle as a transportation alternative.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] 3 Simple Organic Gardening Tips
| THURSDAY, MAY 23, 2013
Green Lifestyle compost how to make an organic garden organic garden pest control A good organic garden takes a certain set of special techniques to ensure that you get a lot of produce. These techniques are often picked up over time. pea sprouts are so freakin’ cute! Tip 1: Compost, Compost, Compost. Tip 2: Water, Water Everywhere.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] How a Community-Based Food System works.
| SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 2013
Systems-thinking Sustainable-development Food Urban Planning Green Community Agriculture It begins with small farms working with natural cycles and ends with fresh food and stronger communities in nearby cities. Hover over the top banners to see How a Community-Based Food System works. link] YES! Nutrients are returned to soil. pagewanted=9.
ENVIRONMENTAL NEWS NETWORK [Green] Let’s Get Sustainable
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2013
Climate Consumerism Green Politics Sustainability Climate Change condoms population growthFamily planning is an important topic when talking about the environment and climate change. Of course, condoms have sustainability issues of their own. Polyurethane is not biodegradable. Condom Packaging via Shutterstock.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Florida Senator Bill Nelson sides with Big Oil in Vote for Keystone XL
| THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2013
Dirty Fuels Dirty Money (oil) Energy Solutions Green Transportation Health Oil Politics Safe and Healthy Communities Tar Sands Even during last Friday's so-called "vote-a-rama" on the 100-plus amendments to the Senate budget resolution , Senator Nelson stuck with us on some key votes! Well, that's not the case.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] 3 Ways Eco-Consciousness can Improve Your Love Life
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2013
Lifestyle & Culture ecosex green love relationships sexualityWhen you think of being eco-conscious, does your love life come to mind? There are few things more natural than making love. For all the time we might think about it or dedicate to the discussion of it, how many of us consider the connection between the environment and intimacy?
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Ecological Principles
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2013
Ecoliteracy Sustainable-development Nature Green Education[link] Creating communities that are compatible with nature's processes for sustaining life requires basic ecological knowledge. Most of the energy driving the ecological cycles flows from the sun. Diversity assures resilience. One species' waste is another species' food.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] DIY Eco Friendly Ways to Eliminate Ants
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2012
Eco Friendly Home Maintenance diy eco-friendly Green Living IdeasIt’s that time of year when the ants return. We’ve all We’ve all dealt with fighting off a trail of ants at one time or another. Find the Point of Entry. Ants have to have a point of entry in order to get into your house. Sprinkle the powder near the point of entry.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] How to Get to Israel by Boat
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012
Travel & Nature carbon-free travel eco-tourism green travel Lianna Etkind shipIn a bid to reduce her carbon footprint, Londoner Lianna Etkind chose an unconventional summer holiday this year – a voyage to Israel over land and sea. From London to Israel without flying? Is that even possible?” But it is possible.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] PLUG-In Hebron: A Solar-Powered Civic Hub for Urban Renewal
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2012
Architecture & Urban clean tech green building Hebron Open-Source PLUG-In Hebron recycling solar power vernacular architecture West BankPLUG-In Hebron is a dynamic new urban renewal project for the conflict-shorn West Bank city. The latter, H2, which is under Israeli jurisdiction, contains the old city.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] LEAF Jury Crowns Rock Stadium Best Future Building of the Year
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2012
” Architecture & Urban architecture awards desert green building MZ Architects Rock StadiumRock Stadium by Lebanese design firm MZ Architects hasn’t been built yet but it has already won two coveted international design awards, including Best Future Building of the Year at the 2012 LEAF Awards.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Natural Ways to Relieve Sinus Pressure
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2012
Green Lifestyle Health and Fitness common cold humming nasal decongestant natural remedies sinus problems spicy foodsThere’s no doubt about it: sinus pressure and pain related to sinus pressure can run from annoying to excruciating. Here are natural ways to relieve sinus pressure. Cayenne is a natural way to relieve sinus pressure. Humming?
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Iranian Artists Fight Smog with the Tehran Monoxide Project
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2011
Lifestyle & Culture eco-art environmental art green design pollution public transportationIranian environmental activists and artists are getting bolder. Recently, “tree huggers” planted these stumps on a street in the city of Kerman to protest against deforestation. But then there are artists and actors.
ECO-VEGAN GIRL [Green] Avatar: The Environmental Message - James Cameron at NRDC fundraiser
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2010
event los angeles review eco movie greenTonight I had the exciting opportunity to attend the NRDC fundraiser featuring James Cameron and his movie Avatar. Although I knew that there were environmental messages in the movie, they didn't really sink in until I heard him speak. He showed 40 minutes of clips from Avatar at Fox Studios (in 3D!)
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 50 ideas for better cities
| TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2011
Sustainable-development Urban Green[link] [link] by Kaid Benfield I love these lists. While ostensibly NYC-focused, I think they apply most everywhere. We’re interested in these sorts of bottom-up dynamics, and have explored them in previous projects. Of course, one of the greatest things about New York City is its diversity.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Introduction to the Gift Economy
| SATURDAY, MARCH 26, 2011
Ebook Economy Green[link] This web site is offered to you in an attempt to give a new perspective, to shift the paradigm according to which we now interpret the world towards a paradigm which will make social change easier. If you are willing to shift your perspective, read on!
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 10 ways to reduce your environmental footpritn
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2009
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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] A Footprint oF Delight - Exploring Sustainable Happiness
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, 2009
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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Bamboo Bikes
| TUESDAY, JULY 21, 2009
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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Climate Change - Youth Guide to Action
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2007
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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] StreetFilm videos
| MONDAY, AUGUST 11, 2008
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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Utopian States: an Aborning Culture and Society.
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2008
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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Our Key To Happiness: Generosity
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2008
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ECOFRIEND [Green] Cars free zones: A new paradigm in healthy and sustainable living
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012
Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Green Transportation: Still not gaining traction The world is slowly realizing the benefits of green transportation, but one of the main reasons discouraging complete dependence is, expensive costs. Please login. Sign In. User Name / Email. Password.
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Monsanto’s reasons for fighting GMO labeling? It Loves You.
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2013
Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Food Funny Green Health & Wellness GMO GMO labeling Label GMOs Monsanto Nope, he didn''t actually say that. But he may. More on Monsanto.
SIGHTLINE DAILY [Green] Latino Voters, Environmentalists at Heart
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
Climate & Energy Strategic Messaging Clean Energy Climate Change Earthjustice Green Latinos Latino Decisions Latinos PollingReading by US Department of Education used under CC BY 2.0 More surprising, perhaps, is that Latino voters see certain environment issues as higher priorities than even immigration reform. Read more at [link].
SIGHTLINE DAILY [Green] Weekend Reading 7/31/15
| FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2015
The fight against Big Oil—what Sightline calls the Thin Green Line —is happening right now in the Northwest, and it is incredible. HALA Housing Oil Thin Green LineIf you want to understand what is happening right now in Seattle’s housing controversy—the HALA-baloo—read this article carefully. Kristin.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] 5 Money-saving Sustainable Food Strategies
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2014
The post 5 Money-saving Sustainable Food Strategies appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Conservation Eco Home Living Farmers Market Food and Cuisine Green Lifestyle Organic Raw Foods energy-efficiency food storage glass habits microwave safe plastics practices pyrex safe thermal batteries Stop petrochemical additions to your food.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Post Growth: Creating global prosperity without economic growth
| MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2014
This is clear when you look at the wide variety of interpretations of ‘sustainable development’, ‘green’, ‘eco-friendly’ and ‘sustainability’. Future Green Simplicity Sustainability Sustainable-development In this article we seek to clear up the misunderstandings we see repeatedly arising. What is a NFP Enterprise? The list goes on.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 101 Ways to Make It Happen For You In 2014
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2014
Green Juicing – Your Secret to Health, Vitality & Youth 17. Education Green Inspiration Love Sustainability by Arvind 1. Simplify Your Life 1. 20 Questions to Simplify your Life For Ever 2. 5 Key Lessons in Simplicity from Gandhi the Ultimate Minimalist 3. If Less is Best, Why Do I Still Want a Porsche? 4. Eat your Sprouts Daily 3.