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THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Sustainable World Sourcebook - The Essential Guidebook for the Concerned Citizen
| MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2011
Future Sustainable-development Ebook Green[link] The New Essential Guidebook for the Concerned Citizen The SourceBook gives a broad overview of the critical issues, from global to local to personal, with an emphasis on solutions and actions to take—a “one-stop-shop” for getting engaged and creating the just, sustainable world we envision.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Living Greener
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
Tags: Water Transportation Sustainable-development Energy Waste-management Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] David Suzuki at Work - Toolkit
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2010
Tags: Ebook Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Guide to Post Peak Living
| SUNDAY, MARCH 21, 2010
Tags: Sustainable-development Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Building Cities in Balance with Nature
| SUNDAY, MARCH 21, 2010
Tags: Sustainable-development Nature Urban Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Psychology of Sustainable Behavior
| TUESDAY, MARCH 2, 2010
Tags: Sustainable-development Ebook Psychology Green Education
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Abby’s Blog: Box Tops for Education
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2010
Tags: Green Abby's Blog box tops for education
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Craigslist and Freecycle offer a chance to find a bargain.
| SUNDAY, JANUARY 17, 2010
Tags: Good for the Planet Green Recycling Saving Money bargains craigslist free freecycle Household recycle reduce reuse
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] LEED for Homes Point by Point – Location & Linkages
| SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2009
Tags: About the Home Green Building LEED Local Linkages Location neighborhood development site selection
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Strengthening the role of R&D in boosting eco-innovation and eco-efficiency
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2009
Tags: Green Conference Eco-design
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Abby’s Blog: Trick or Treat for Unicef
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2009
Tags: Abby Green Abby's Blog Trick or treat for UNICEF
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] How to Love and Live in Your Eco-Inspired Home
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2009
When Michelle Kaufman and her husband moved to California, they decided to fill the market for clean green homes after their own difficulty in finding one. Tagged: Architecture, Building, Decor, DIY, Green, home, Lifestyle, Sustainable. Tags: Green Local Organic Architecture Building Decor DIY home Lifestyle Sustainable
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] Swim for the River
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2009
Tags: Green Christopher Swain Clean our waters Swim for the River
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Sustaining Rural Places Toolkit
| MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2009
Tags: Land use Water Management Sustainable-development Green Community
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2007
Tags: Documentary Slides Sustainable-development Life-style Energy Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Pay It Forward
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 8, 2009
Tags: Green Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] How to Build Community
| FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2009
Tags: Green Community
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Who's Watching Your Food? Plea Bargain in Infant Formula Scandal
| TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2011
More green posts on infant feeding: Saudi Formula Companies Put Babies at Risk by Promoting “Safe Formula What Is Causing Breast Growth in Chinese Toddlers? Salma said on UAE Sustainability Conference Inspires Change : I’m one of those green newbies; I. The faulty soy powder ultimately caused the death of three babies.
GREEN TRAVELER GUIDES [Green] 7 tips for an eco-friendly ski vacation
| THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016
| Greening the Slopes | It’s always snowing somewhere. So while ski season on North American and European slopes will soon give way to alpine meadows and wildflowers, winter fast approaches the Southern Hemisphere. Community Xtras
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Shhh… I’m Girly & Sensitive.
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2013
While I am sure men get insecure, they seem to handle this sensation differently. They work harder and stay later. They attempt to bond with other co-workers. They usually do not cry.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Tentsile treehouse tent cocoon for trees and attention seekers (review)
| SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2014
Flamenco-clad model: 4-year-old Oryan Borochov for Green Prophet. Travel alternative living camping eco design green design sustainable travel tent Tentsile Want to take camping to a higher level? Tentsile , a UK company has developed a novel treehouse tent that is bound to attract attention. My daughter is the model. Coming in at 7.5
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Beyond Consumerism: Replacing the Value of "More" with "Enough"
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2013
Instead it’s an argument that through a major shift to new sources of wealth, green technologies, and different ways of living, individuals and the country as a whole can actually be better off and more economically secure. Consumption Economics Economy Green Sustainability Sustainable-development Harness the power of art.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Livable Communities
| SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 2010
Just, Green, and Beautiful Opportunities For many urban and rural communities, the scale of abandonment has reached epidemic proportions. Tags: Green Social Community By Carl Anthony Imagine cities as places where working people can afford to live and raise their families, where there is concern for clean air, water, and land. link].
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Smart by Nature
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2010
more > Essay Brain Food for Kids Alan Greene Children's behavior, intelligence, and performance are significantly affected by the quantity and quality of what they eat. more > Tags: Green Education Eco-design We can pattern human societies and institutions after the patterns found in sustainable ecosystems.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement
| FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2009
To compost the strips, layer green sides together, then brown sides together, ending brown-side-up. Tags: Food Green Community Agriculture by Sarah van Gelder From Lawn to Lunch To convert your sunny lawn to a lunch box, remove turf in long, 18-inch strips. Cut the edges of each strip with a sharp-bladed edging tool. Not too much.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Mottainai
| SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 2008
In addition, a number of corporations use this word in their PR campaigns and green marketing strategies. Tags: Life-style Philosophy Waste-management Green Recycling Mottainai is the thoughtful Japanese word with love and compassion to think of the gift from the nature or someone who made the product. Mottainai is visible everywhere.
ECO_LIVING [Green] It shouldn't happen to a (green) dad.
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 2008
I'm over the moon that my son has said his first word.except it is. car" Aaaarrrrgggghhh!!!
GREEN EARTH JOURNEY [Green] FREE eBook!
| THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2009
Thank you Julien from Young Living Essential Oils for providing this eBook free to Green Earth Journey readers! Go HERE to download 100 Ways to Use 7 Essential Oils! Labels: Make Your Own, From My Inbox
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] New Research Makes A Strong Case for Fish Passage
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2015
As covered previously on Cool Green Science, Steve Herrington, the director of freshwater conservation for The Nature Conservancy’s Missouri program, devised an ingenious way to help shad in Florida’s Apalachicola River make it beyond the Jim Woodruff Dam. An Alabama shad. Photo: © Steve Herrington. By Justine E.
WIND POWER NINJA [Green] How to Make a Cheap Vertical Home Wind Turbine
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 2010
Perfect for the green-minded homeowner! Do it yourself how-to video about making your own vertical home wind turbine. Videos How to make a wind turbine wind turbine video
GREEN PROPHET [Green] See how Asia’s Aral Sea shrinks before our very eyes in these time lapse photos
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2014
What’s left of the Aral Lake one of the strangest sights, Green Prophet’s Larry told me two weeks ago, while reflecting on his trip ther: Ports and boats stuck at “harbor” in the middle of the desert as shown in the images below. We’ve killed it! Is it our love for cotton or Soviet mismanagement?
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Growing Greener Cities - FAO's Programme for Urban and Peri-urban Horticulture
| THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2011
Growing Green Cities [link] Cities of despair - or opportunity? The concept of "green cities" - designed for resilience, self-reliance, and social, economic and environmental sustainability - is usually associated with urban planning in more developed countries. Sustainable-development Ebook Urban Green Agriculturebillion.
GREEN LIFE SMART LIFE [Green] LEED-H and the Quest for Less Than 4% Duct Leakage Rate
| TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2009
As part of our LEED performance path we needed to install insulation to meet the Grade II specifications set by the National Home Energy Rating Standards (HERS index) and the installation must be verified by an energy rater or Green Rater conducting a pre-drywall thermal bypass inspection. This could be considered “standard air sealing.”
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Vertical Farm Project
| THURSDAY, JULY 2, 2009
Boyd In the past few years, articles have started popping up in mainstream and green publications, touting the idea of turning urban skyscrapers into produce-producing behemoths. And depending on how the farms are actually built, they could become the forerunners in green building. Growing Food in Skyscrapers Posted by E.B. Never fear.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Video: Wyoming’s Great Migration
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2014
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. by Matt Miller, senior science writer. Last evening, as I drove home from work in Boise, it was clear: The deer are here. How far were they traveling?
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] Checklist for Surviving the End of Civilization. ~ Tifany Lee
| SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2014
Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Funny Green Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) ammo animals civilization death doctor entertainment garden knitting life NASA wild
THE GO GREEN BLOG [Green] Tip of the Week – Save the Spiders
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27, 2010
Tags: Environment Tips Green Tips Spider spiders
ECOFRIEND [Green] Shift Design creates living wall for Philly's Shake Shack
| SATURDAY, APRIL 7, 2012
Sonia Renthlei: Architecture and design are going green and thank heavens for that. Now, urban cities can move closer to nature with the addition of green spaces and innovative concepts along the likes of restaurant Shake Shack’s new façade. Shift_Design is Shake Shacking things up in Philly with a Green Wall. Picture Gallery.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Big Gulp: How Often Do Trout and Grayling Eat Mammals?
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
It remains one of the most popular stories ever published on Cool Green Science. 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. . This grayling had a stomach full of shrews. Trout food.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Floating Majlis meeting rooms made of recycled fishing nets in Dubai
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, 2014
Eager to understand how these issues be tackled without grandiose meetings that eat up an entire nation’s annual carbon budget in one week, the INDEX International Design Exhibition invited design professionals to “rethink the “Majlis” by giving it a contemporary, avant garde and green perspective.”
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Qatar: First Saltwater Barley Crop Sprouts in the Desert
| FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2013
Jordan has also signed up to work on greening its desert using the seawater greenhouses, and a Danish group is working on a documentary to track SFP’s progress. Since the pilot project broke ground in Qatar last December, three cucumber crops have been harvested, and now the group has harvested their first barley crop.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] An Organic Farm Springs Up in Sinai
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2012
Kasia Starosta, who got in touch with Green Prophet, explains that the group behind the project are a pretty international bunch. The Wadi Marawan Organic Farm is a new project by the ‘Best Friends Safari’ which guides tour groups in Egypt. Over 4,000 sq. For more see their Facebook page.
ECCORAZZI [Green] Paramore’s Hayley Williams Launches Vegan Hair Dye Company
| TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2016
Quick poll – should my next hair transformation be vegan-green, or save-the-whales blue? Thanks to Hayley Williams, vegans can have the highlighter hair they covet. Turn that frown upside down! GDY is Vegan & cruelty-free!! https://t.co/SBPPKZLBVG. SBPPKZLBVG. hayley from Paramore (@yelyahwilliams) March 5, 2016. News Sticky
HUG A TREE WITH ME [Green] Top 10 Online Sources for Natural and Organic Foods
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2014
The Green PolkaDot Box: This membership based club offers organic and non-GMO foods at wholesale prices. One of the most obvious and pivotal aspects of adopting a healthier lifestyle is to start eating healthier of course, however, that task can often be difficult because the standard diet is largely processed. Check them out here. 3.
GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW [Green] E-Lites Electronic Cigarettes – Product Review
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
So, as this is a Green Journal the question that you will be asking is “but what are the environmental benefits of electronic cigarettes.” Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Electronic cigarettes have come rather a long way since I encountered them first a couple of years back on a trade show.
10,000 BIRDS [Green] Summer Hols
| SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2011
Dad stands at the water’s edge checking out the passing terns and only gets excited when a Green Sandpiper whooshes through south tripping over and destroying sand castle in process. I think I missed my slot; did I miss my slot? Was anyone worried, anyone think maybe I’d been caught up in that little bit of bother?
10,000 BIRDS [Green] A Striated Heron comes into our garden!
| SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2011
Cheeky Green Tree Frog hanging on the thermometer on our kitchen window! Last week the most amazing thing happened-a Striated Heron Butorides straita came into our garden! Now we don’t live far from the coast, especially when the tide is in, but this was a first for us. They are very vocal-bit of a bark sometimes! … a.
NATURE CONSERVANCY - SCIENCE [Green] Citizen Science Tuesday: Bat Detective
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2014
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. A common pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pipistrellus). Photo by Flickr user Steven Robinson through a Creative Commons license. What Is Bat Detective?
ELEPHANT JOURNAL [Green] The Key Ingredient to Powerful Writing. ~ Maggie McReynolds.
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2013
Follow Twitter (named #1 in US for #green, twice). GREEN. Yoga / Love / Food / Wellness / Spirituality / Family / Culture / Green / Society / Work. The Green Pet Community. Want to stay in touch with elephant? Get 10 free articles a week: subscribe free to our Best of the Week newsletter. Video. Talk Show. Member. Login.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Zaha Hadid modernizes Islamic design with winning Heydar Aliyev in Azerbaijan
| THURSDAY, JULY 17, 2014
The London Design Museum bestowed upon Zaha Hadid the prestigious Design of the Year award for this incredible Heydar Aliyev Center in Azerbaijan, and there’s nothing green about it. But it does reinterpret fluid Islamic design in some interesting ways, and it really is a work of pure genius. Photos via Iwan Baan.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] 9 Arab and Jewish Israelis Talk Change at TEDx Hiriya
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2013
At the TEDx Hiriya event held yesterday at the Recycling Park , nine leading Arab and Jewish Israelis gathered to showcase social change in action. A few of the nine participants at the TEDxHiriya event have been featured previously on Green Prophet. Some people talk about change and others actually make it. Kira Radinsky, Ph.D
GREEN PROPHET [Green] World Food Day Rally Slams Chemical Giant Monsanto in Amsterdam
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2013
Green Prophet was there. In addition to speeches by local green politicians, the Saturday afternoon event included music by folk singers in both Dutch and English as well as food booths offering organic and vegetarian foods. These include genetically modified seeds, otherwise known as GMOs. Cities activism food sustainable cities
GREEN PROPHET [Green] GMOs explained through an historical lens
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Green Tech and Gadgets agriculture agtech food production genetically modified organisms GMO Are grandma’s heirloom tomatoes Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) ? What about Lebanese cucumbers or the maize that Native Americans transformed from a meager ankle-high grass into long-eared mazes of golden corn? What is so scary about GMO?
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Tar sands pipelines and their cumulative climate impacts
| MONDAY, AUGUST 11, 2014
Dirty Fuels Green Transportation Health Oil Tar Sands Last summer, President Obama delivered a major climate speech in which he laid out his plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 17 percent by 2020. Because the tar sands deposits are landlocked in Alberta, the oil industry needs these pipelines to carry tar sands crude to U.S.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Healthy Eating for the Family
| THURSDAY, JULY 3, 2014
Eco Home Living Food and Cuisine Green Lifestyle Organic Sponsored Posts family fruits grocery shopping health healthy eating super market veggies Informed Shoppers Are Healthier Shoppers. Choosing to eat and live in a healthier more natural way is as simple as learning to read labels and see past advertising hype to get to the truth.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Living in Harmony: Inspiring Stories from Ecovillages
| TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
Ebook Ecovillage Education Green Report Research Sustainability Sustainable-development The manual “LIVING IN HARMONY: INSPIRING STORIES FROM ECOVILLAGES” is designed as a virtual tour of European ecovillages. The manual consists of four chapters. The ideal ecovillage does not exist. Living in harmony: inspiring stories from ecovillages.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Natural Home Remedies for Hangovers
| TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014
Alcohol Food and Cuisine Green Resources Health and Fitness cure hangover headache Home natural pain remedies stomach Getting hangovers is so fun…until you have one. Then, it’s just hell. There are some common elements to a hangover, whether it comes from too much beer, too much whiskey, too much wine, or, most likely, tequila.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] The Five Best Homemade Foods
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2013
Green Lifestyle diy homemade homesteading urban homesteading Homemade living is the great lost art of the past few generations, although in cities, towns and rural areas the skills of homemade food and living are thriving. But if you do have some time, I encourage you to try to make these five best homemade foods at home. with sugar and oil.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Soma Water Carafe – A Great Gift This Holiday Season
| THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2013
Drinking Water Eco Friendly Household Goods Eco Home Living Green Lifestyle bottled water Charity:water clean water compostable glass holiday shopping kickstarter Life Factory plastic Recycling Soma water Water Carafe water filter Depending on your water filtration needs, this may be the best one on the market for you and your loved ones.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] How to Create a School Garden
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2013
Green Lifestyle diy garden Kids school garden urban gardening teach your child the gift of gardening. An epiphany dawns, warming you to your fingertips while a smile plays at the corner of your lips. Your face begins to glow and a diamond-like sparkle comes into your eyes. Invariably, whether you vocalize it or not, comes the word “Yes!”
CONSERVANCY TALK [Green] NGO Recruiters are Overlooking Expert Talent
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2013
Environmental News Green Living The Nature Conservancy giulio boccaletti NGO ngo recruiters ngo talent non profit private sector private sector talent working in the non-profit sector Giulio Boccaletti is Managing Director of Global Freshwater at The Nature Conservancy. This post originally appeared on The Guardian. Her story is not unique.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Can teleworking save the city?
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2013
Green Technology Teleworking Urban Work A few weeks ago on a rainy Friday, I was taking the Skytrain home from my job in Downtown Vancouver. Every person on the train looked unhappy - soaking wet and packed in like sardines. Traffic was gridlocked (I could not see the faces of the drivers, but I am pretty sure they were miserable too).
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Gas-Guzzling Trade Deals?
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
Green Transportation International This summer the United States and the European Union launched talks to establish a massive new free trade agreement. The second round of talks will take place in early October in Brussels, Belgium. Less than a year removed from adoption of U.S. vehicle standards of 54.5 million vehicles sold in Europe.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Sierra Club to President Obama on Keystone XL and Canada: Let's Not Make a Deal
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
Dirty Fuels Green Transportation Health International Oil Tar Sands Here's the text of the letter: September 24, 2013 President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President, I applaud your commitment to fighting climate change. million cars.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Benchmarking the Walkability of Global Cities
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 2013
Transportation Sustainable-development Green Walking We live in a world that is urbanising at an astonishing rate : 100 years ago only 20% of people lived in a city, by 2010 more than half the worlds population was living in an urban area and by 2050 we expect that figure to rise to 70%. Images via Frank Muller Source: [link].
CONSERVANCY TALK [Green] First All-African American Team Climbs Denali
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2013
In June 2013, for the first time ever, an all-African American team of mountaineers set off to climb Denali (also known as Mount McKinley) in Alaska , the highest peak in North America. After 19 days and at 19,600 feet with the summit in sight, a lightning storm caused Expedition Denali to turn back. There was a lot of open space!
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Homesteading Book Reviews
| MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2013
Activism DIY (do-it-yourself) Projects Green Lifestyle book review canning chickens homestead urban homesteading From the archives, these homesteading book reviews feature two of my favorites from the past few years. The Homemade Living Series by Ashley English is a few years old now, but her wisdom is timeless! also got Keeping Chickens !
CONSERVANCY TALK [Green] Nature Needs New Financial Solutions
| THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2013
Featured Post 2 Fire The Nature Conservancy United States Water Conservation finance forest ecosystems Forests Fresh Water freshwater conservation giulio boccaletti green invest investing in nature investment natural infrastructure santa fe water challenges Water conservation water funds water security water supply wildfires Warner/TNC].
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Organic Pest Control for Flea Beetles
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 2013
Green Lifestyle beetles garden pests organic pest control Flea beetles are small, black little pests that infest your beautiful garden. These tiny insects jump like fleas when disturbed, hence the name. They live throughout North America and adore munching on most vegetable crops. flea beetles eating your garden!
CONSERVANCY TALK [Green] A Thirst For Growth: Fueling China’s Urban Expansion
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 3, 2013
The following post originally appeared on UMB’s Future Cities. Imagine you’re a country attempting to move roughly 250 million people (just a bit less than the total U.S. urban population) into cities — some of which you haven’t even built yet — within just the next dozen years or so. It’s the ultimate SimCity. If you haven’t guessed, you’re China.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] How to Combat Aphids
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2013
Green Lifestyle aphids Gardening natural pest repellent Aphids suck! Sap that is, from your gorgeous plants. Distorted leaves that drop and sticky honeydew are tell-tale signs that you’ve aphids. smudge of black is mold from the honeydew, and ants may show up for a nice little feast. The aphids are eating your collards…what to do?
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Recycling at Starbucks – A Cup, Recycling Practices, and You
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 2013
Green Lifestyle Coffee Forbes Magazine Gimmie Five Japan preserve Recycling Programs Reycling Cup Starbucks Whole Foods The last time I wrote, I was traveling around Japan, taking note of all the recycling practices that are in place countrywide and wondering how these practices might be replicated in America. look how easy! discount!
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Net Impact lets Students Make Small Steps for Big Wins
| SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2013
Activism activism campus initiatives green living Net Impact student activism Net Impact ’s Inaugural Small Steps, Big Wins Campus Challenge inspires students to take tore than 45,000 actions on 74 Campuses! 3,064 plastic bags saved from landfills. 3,124 volunteer hours logged. 1,271 acts of kindness taken. Louis, which came in seventh place.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] Detroit Residents Demand Action in Wake of Marathon Explosion
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013
Dirty Fuels Dirty Money (oil) Energy Solutions Green Transportation Health Oil Politics Safe and Healthy Communities Video Detroit resident and Sierra Club volunteer Dr. Delores Leonard speaks at a community press conference last week about the April 27 Marathon oil refinery explosion. Talib said. "You have to be honest.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Promise of Bike-Sharing in India
| FRIDAY, MAY 3, 2013
Transportation Bicycling Urban Green The bicycle holds promise as a sustainable mobility solution for Indian cities. By Jorge Royan. This blog post is a part of the Catalyzing New Mobility program, supported by the Rockefeller Foundation. Additionally, they do not place a burden of ownership on the user. Source: [link].
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] 10 Reasons you Should Avoid Bottled Water
| MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2013
Green Lifestyle bottled water sexy hydration water filters Bottled water is nothing short of a ecological disaster. Take a readily available resource and place it in an unsustainable container turns it into an expensive commodity which sells at 1000 times the cost, all the while supporting corporations rather than our own watershed. The Cost.
SIERRA CLUB COMPASS [Green] The Costs of Sequestration
| THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2013
Kristen Elmore, Sierra Club Media Team Intern Consequences Energy Solutions Green Transportation Health Politics Resilient Habitats Safe and Healthy CommunitiesThe legislation effectively moved major decisions off months into the future by establishing a deadline for Congress to take more significant action. Clean Air and Water.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] List of Top 10 Documentaries – Watch Online For Free
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2013
Documentary Green Movie[link] We created a list of the Top 10 documentaries selected by our Facebook community and we also included the links where you can watch all these documentaries for FREE. For a complete list of all the documentaries available on our site, please visit our documentaries section. 1. Watch Online 2. Watch Online 3.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Earth Architecture No Longer Fit for a King
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2013
” Architecture & Urban Travel & Nature al hayl fort earth architecture fujairah green design nature travelJust two hour’s drive east of Dubai, the Al Hayl Fort or Palace paints a succinct picture of Emirati life before artificial islands and enormous skyscrapers became “normal.” And this is what we found.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] With gift too, Less can be More
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2012
Green Consumption[link] by Sheryl Eisenberg I can still remember virtually every gift I received in childhood, not because the gifts were so special, but because they were so few. Though I was a comfortable child of the post-war boom, the times were thrifty compared to today. What middle class American child can say the same today?
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Gluten Free Skincare Recipes
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2012
Eco Friendly Fashion and Beauty Green Lifestyle Recipes beauty gluten-free skincareWhen you think about wheat, barley, rye and oats what comes to mind? Bread, beer, whiskey and all that tasty stuff, right? As a lover of gluten-heavy products myself, I can only imagine how difficult this would be. 100% Shea Butter. Gluten Free Moisturizer.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Eco-Friendly DIY Decorations for Thanksgiving
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2012
Eco Home Living Green Home Decor Special Occasions acorns diy decorations eco friendly decorations natures decorations nuts thanksgiving decorAs Thanksgiving swiftly approaches, the store aisles are overflowing with cute decorations to put your home in the mood for the holiday. Leaves. Acorns & Other Nuts. image credit: LadyM on Flickr.
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] I am Thankful for Smoke-Free Spaces in New York City
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2012
Green Lifestyle air pollution Cigarettes Japan New York City Smoke Free Smoking Ban ThanksgivingI have a bone to pick with Japan…the indoor smoking is out-of-control. different type of smoke, sacred smoke, in Japan. Who am I to tell an entire country to stop smoking in public spaces? I don’t mean to be that person. haven’t banned smoking.
GREEN PROPHET [Green] Chew Your Way to Peace in the Middle East with Seeds of Bliss
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012
Lifestyle & Culture green peace interfaith communicationGot strong jaws? Noam Edry’s Seeds of Bliss project promotes international friendship by sunflower seed. It’s a custom observed by folks everywhere in the Middle East. And if you’re curious to taste the real thing, try our coffee recipe here.) Who are the chewers?
GREEN LIVING IDEAS [Green] Organic Pest Control: What Works and What Doesn’t
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012
Garden and Yard Care garden green diy insects organic pest controlIf you have a garden, chances are that pest control is a constant preoccupation if not a full-out obsession. Many of us opt for organic pest control options, but the solutions are varied and numerous depending on what you’re trying to grow and your geographical location. Slugs.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Four Keys - Gaia Education
| THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2011
Sustainable-development Green Education Eco-designThe Ecovillage Design Curriculum has a wide range of practical application and is full of innovative materials, ideas and tools that have been developed and tested in ecovillage communities worldwide. An education where investigating theory is followed by practical application.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 10 Common Sense Principles for a New Economy
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
Tags: Future Sustainable-development Philosophy Economy Economics Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Eco2 Cities
| TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2010
Tags: Sustainable-development Ebook Urban Economics Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Big Lunch
| FRIDAY, MAY 21, 2010
Tags: Peace Green Culture Community Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Gaia Education
| SUNDAY, MARCH 28, 2010
wide range of courses that cover green oak building, solar water heating and installations, timber frame self-build dwellings, wind turbine construction, alternative building methods, eco-design and eco-construction suitable for practicing architects and professional builders who want to learn how to be more environmentally-friendly.
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Suburban Habitat Restoration
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2010
Tags: Sustainable-development Urban Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] A dream house in crisis times… and forever!
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2009
Tags: Green Building Eco-design
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] 5 Ways My Son Benefits from a Carfree Life
| SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2009
Tags: Transportation Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Climate Change Connection
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2009
Tags: Ebook Green Climate-change
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Create Positive Change
| FRIDAY, JULY 31, 2009
Tags: Green Inspiration
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Educating Our Children
| SUNDAY, JULY 19, 2009
Tags: Green Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Love Life, Not Stuff
| MONDAY, JULY 6, 2009
Tags: Life-style Green Consumption Living-values
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Maui Utopia
| MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2009
Tags: Future Sustainable-development Green
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] The Otesha Project
| SUNDAY, MAY 24, 2009
Tags: Citizenship Sustainable-development Green Youth Community Education
THE GREEN CHANGEMAKERS [Green] Regenerative Youth Project
| TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 2009
Tags: Sustainable-development Nature Psychology Green Youth Community