January, 2017

Trending Sources

"House conservatives' sweeping plan for Trump's first 100 days, explained"

Environmental Economics

To get a flavor for what’s in store, there is one line in the extensive document really worth reading. via www.vox.com. billion cost number.

2017 68

Tips for Birding Costa Rica in 2017

10,000 Birds

Are you on your way to Costa Rica? Planning a trip for later this year? Good choice, the birding is fantastic! Yes, hundreds. Expectations.

2017 50

4 Simple Rituals that Increase Happiness (According to Neuroscience).

Elephant Journal

Not everyone is born happy, but neuroscience says we can all learn how to bring more happiness and meaning into our lives. Here are four.

2017 39

Three Lessons Environmentalists Can Learn from Martin Luther King, Jr.

Conservancy Talk

Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of the Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune. seems especially appropriate this year.

2017 31

Bringing Behavioral Insights into Conservation Programs and Policies

Nature Conservancy - Science

Poverty and the environment are twin problems. We’ve realized that we need to solve them together. Related Articles. It’s Not Science. By Matt Miller.

2017 31

More Trending

Seven Things Not to Do when your Relationship Ends.

Elephant Journal

I know it feels like it's about you. Maybe they cheated on you. Or they were the ones who ended things with you.

2017 38
2017 38

Private Sector Biodiversity Commitments Leveraged by CBD COP13

Conservancy Talk

The event did much more than confirm existing commitments for biodiversity preservation and foster some exciting new commitments. Colin Herron.

2017 25

Marketing Oysters in the Delaware Bay: Top 5 Insights

Nature Conservancy - Science

Oysters provide important environmental benefits to people by filtering and improving the quality of water in the bay.  The size? Related Articles.

2017 28

Graphic of the Day: Yep

Environmental Economics

2017 21
2017 21

Latent Prejudices and Animal Exploitation

Eccorazzi

When I was a child, I decided I was no longer going to eat lambs. We shared that in common, my “meal” and I, so I refused to eat him. Sticky Veganism

2017 17

10 Countries, 10 Top Birds in 2016

10,000 Birds

Well, that year was something else. managed to actually beat my year list total, as accounted by eBird, by one bird. went to Ethiopia. No notes.

2017 21

Eight Feng Shui Tips to Improve the Energy at your Front Door.

Elephant Journal

Improve the chi of your entire home and, therefore, your life by following these simple suggestions.

2017 35

Refurbishing an axe head

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) What is a hatchet and what is an axe? You look at those articles and videos and wonder “what the heck?”. Hello!

2017 11

Economics: The Next Frontier in Conservation Science

Nature Conservancy - Science

Engaging in markets is not new for The Nature Conservancy. But with our roots as a land trust, we thought about markets in a very specific way.

2017 23

"Why did Beall's List of potential predatory publishers go dark?"

Environmental Economics

The decision to take down the site — and Beall’s faculty page at the Auraria Library, where he remains a tenured associate professor — was his own, the University of Colorado Denver tells Retraction Watch. The site, scholarlyoa.com, which just earlier this month included a list of more than 1,000 such publishers, now contains no information.

16
16

Grow Your Own Exploitation

Eccorazzi

Oh, that’s right. It starts with them. Every bit of lab-grown “meat” has come into existence through the exploitation of an actual animal. News Stick

2017 13

West Coast NP – Blooming Marvelous

10,000 Birds

In late August and early September the sensational West Coast National Park, north of Cape Town, is high on the list of visiting tourists.

2017 11

Rare Astrological Event—all of the Planets Align & Turn Direct: It’s Time to Leap.

Elephant Journal

It’s clear that this is a time for movement, for action and for exploring whatever it is that has been calling to us for some time. Love Non New-Agey Spirituality all Planets Align astrology planetary event Rare astrological event Time to Leap Turn Direct

2017 33

The war against the alternative media

Green (Living) Review

Anything outside the established order – so to speak – is unacceptable and – in some cases – can even be seen as domestic terrorism.

2017 11

Can Grasslands, The Ecosystem Underdog, Play an Underground Role in Climate Solutions?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Never underestimate the underdog — in sports or in ecosystems. 2016). 2005). Forests have long been recognized for their carbon storage potential.

If you're in the area of 500 5th St in DC at 11:00AM on January 11, you might want to stop. You could see something you may never see again

Environmental Economics

Valuing Climate Damages: Updating Estimation of the Social Cost of Carbon Dioxide (Phase 2 report). regulatory analysis. The SC-CO 2   is an estimate, in dollars, of the net damages incurred by society from a 1 metric ton increase in carbon dioxide emissions in a given year.   This is the Phase 2 report.

2017 16

Why The Mainstream “Animal Movement” Promotes Peter Singer

Eccorazzi

Corporate welfarism is a problem. Animal welfare is a business. From a business perspective, this is a very clever tactic. And there never will be.

2017 11

Tokyo Port Wild Bird Park.

10,000 Birds

There are two international airports that serve Tokyo; Narita and Haneda. every other day. There are two sections.

2017 11

The Unbreakable Man: What happened when I let myself be Vulnerable.

Elephant Journal

Sitting on my bed in my underwear, and finally allowing myself to be broken was the best thing I ever did.

2017 31

Under cover of Christmas, Obama establishes US Anti-Propaganda Agency

Green (Living) Review

The Countering Disinformation and Propaganda Act, introduced by Republican Sen. For more on that read this article.

2017 11

A Field Guide To Tracking in Your Neighborhood

Nature Conservancy - Science

Tracking is one of the most family-friendly wildlife activities; you can enjoy it anywhere there is a patch of open ground. Red Fox. Red fox was here.

2017 19

Bergamot Rose Spa Box Giveaway – Ends 2/2/17

Hug a Tree with Me

Our first giveaway of the year is our Romantic Bergamot Rose Spa Box filled with handmade beauty items to make you look and feel beautifully relaxed.

Sadism As Virtue

Eccorazzi

Traumatised. 730 days later, with 21 different species digested, she’s all turned around. always feel the responsibility of what I am doing.

Ash-throated Flycatcher

10,000 Birds

After college, and now living in the densely forested areas of the Pacific Northwest, a whole new world of these lovely birds opened up for me.

2017 11

2017’s First Full Moon in Cancer: Everything we Want is on the Other Side of Fear.

Elephant Journal

In astrology, there are moments that seem orchestrated by God those breaks within the mundane where the magic is able to escape.

2017 30

The Party – the working class movement – is always right

Green (Living) Review

But that was not what is meant at all. It has to be seen in the context whence it comes. His prophecy, alas, has come true.

2017 11

A New Life for Bighorn Sheep in the Land of Laughing Waters

Nature Conservancy - Science

The gates opened, cameras clicked and 11 desert bighorn sheep jumped to freedom. Saving Desert Bighorns. Related Articles. By Matt Miller.

2017 15

"The Paris Agreement under Trump and the Merits of an Economy-Wide Carbon Tax"

Environmental Economics

Marc Hafstead and Yunguang Chen: The election of Donald Trump has cast significant uncertainty over the future of the Paris Agreement to combat global climate change, as the president-elect actively campaigned to pull the United States from the international accord.   As CEO of ExxonMobil, Tillerson has publicly backed the idea since 2009.

2
2

Robots Will Be Granted ‘Personhood’ Status Whilst Sentient Beings Remain ‘Things’

Eccorazzi

This is one of those moments. Now the reasons for this are, of course, entirely economical. News Sticky

4
4