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United States of Consumerism. ~ Vince G. Sparks

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We are in a whole new age of food and drug consumption, which seems to perpetually flirt with disaster. Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Health & Wellness Big Pharma consumerism health of america standard American diet

2.4 magnitude earthquake near Boone, North Carolina, United States and Columbus, Ohio, United States : August 24, 2014 23:16

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Natural hazards: UTC time: Sunday, August 24, 2014 23:16 PM. Your time: Sunday, August 24 2014 7:16 PM. No tsunami statement issued. Magnitude Type: md. USGS page: M 2.4 - 4km NE of Blowing Rock, North Carolina. USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist. Reports from the public: 17 people. via earthquaketrack.com. No one in my family believed me

United States introduces military draft for women

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proposal by Calif. It's the families that we represent who are affected by this.” Jackie Speier of Calif. Retired Air Force fighter pilot, Rep.

It’s Time to Call Out the United States.

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I live in Guatemala, supposedly one of the most dangerous places in the world. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only crime gun control killing malcolm gladwell Mark Morford mass shooting murder new yorker tim fischer

The 10 Quietest Places in the United States

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It's no surprise that most of the places are in National Parks — it seems that land must be protected in order to be left alone. Read More. Causes Environment Featured News

The Pentagon is offering FREE military hardware to every Police Department in the United States

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Then they acquire the equipment, they create a paramilitary unit, and everything seems fine. What they h are they preparing for?

United States Milk Consumption Has Fallen Nearly 30 Percent

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Department of Agriculture reveals milk consumption in the United States has fallen 30 percent, since 1975. The U.S.

Imlay City, Michigan: Mulefoot Gastropub redefines the food culture

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He is playing with his big, boisterous dogs. We begin to chat.

Just Back: Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

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| The Beauty Amid Us | It has oft been observed that we ignore or overlook the beauty in our own backyards.

United States 35 Best Cycling Events and Bike Races

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The United States is famous for indulging in nearly anything that happens in the world. Share This Image. Not all about speed.

How California Uses Forests—and Economic Forces—to Fight Climate Change

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The state is using a market-based approach to reduce emissions at the lowest cost possible – while protecting forests at a significant scale.

View This Gorgeous Wind Map of the United States

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First posted back in March by a group of Google computer scientists, this wind map of the United States is updated hourly Read More. Never before has wind appeared so strikingly beautiful. Entertainment News Top News

Las Vegas green: B&B Ristorante

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Fortunately, though, it is possible […] Las Vegas green: B&B Ristorante is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Winning some (eco) green in Vegas

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| Green? Wanna Bet? | The odds of finding an eco-tourist in Las Vegas are about as good as my winning a slot machine jackpot.

Manhattan: An Eco-Friendly Element in Times Square

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Aqua Bamboo: a green sanctuary in the heart of Waikiki

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Santa Barbara grows up (and gets green)

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Both good and bad. While […] Santa Barbara grows up (and gets green) is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

America’s top 10 sweatiest cities

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California Charlotte Dallas District of Columbia Florida Houston Los Angeles Miami North America North Carolina Orlando Raleigh San Diego Tampa Texas The Americas United States 10 sweatiest cities in U.S. | Green Travel News | Making summer travel plans? No sweat, or should we say lots of it.

San Francisco: turning back the carbon clock

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Following is a lead-in to the story, with a link to the full article, including a guide to 48 (nearly) carbon neutral hours for your next visit.

Social Media Etiquette for the Election Year.

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It can be easy to be caught up in our passion for our causes and forget that others have their reasons for believing as they do.

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Health-conscious travelers near half of U.S. market

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| Green Travel News | Health-conscious travelers now make up more than 40 percent of the U.S. market is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Supreme Court’s Stay on Clean Power Plan Won’t Stop Energy Revolution

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Since the early 2000s, states have moved toward requiring generation from solar, wind and other renewable energy resources. David Stubbs 2.

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California wine country: 10 great places to hike, bike and sip

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Capped off with, of course, some wine tasting.

One of the most Important & Misunderstood Acts of Being Human.

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Green Health & Wellness nature outdoors stroll walk across the United States walkingThe real world waits. Breathing, beautiful, and messy people like us move about it—away from.

Wasted food from the United States alone could feed all of the world's hungry

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Within the United States alone, food retailers, food services, and households waste approximately 40 million tons of food each year, which is about the same amount needed to feed those very estimated 1 billion hungry people worldwide. Roughly 1.3 little like those idiots in Brussels. Illegal today.

El Capitan Canyon: Santa Barbara’s green ‘nature lodging’

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Just across California Highway 101 from historic El Capitan State Beach, fewer than 20 miles north of Santa Barbara, this eco-friendly “nature lodging” lures city slickers and locals alike to its luxury safari tents [.] El Capitan Canyon: Santa Barbara’s green ‘nature lodging’ is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

How to Get Decision-Makers to Invest in Nature

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Show us the data. That’s what I hear almost every time I work with decision-makers. The team looked at a Dow facility on Texas’ Gulf coast.

Coal Ash Needs Regulation In United States

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The coal ash pond that ruptured is one of 1,300 such ponds, many of which are upwards of 1,500 acres, spread across the United States.

Solutions for Cities – From Nature

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That’s why we worked together recently to craft an important resolution for the United States Conference of Mayors’ 84 th Annual Meeting.

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New report will help advance health and water conservation in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Climate Change The Nature Conservancy United States Another day, another report released here in Washington, right?

Ojai, Calif.: that old green (and pink) magic has us in its spell

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And to ease entry into (or out of) the notorious SoCal sprawl, we often seek out a nearby oasis to “prepare” or “regroup.” Just […] Ojai, Calif.:

San Francisco: Bay Area Green Tours leads the way

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From Rattlesnakes to Turquoise Rivers: Unlikely Connections Hold Key to Conservation Success

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Very few dams have been removed in China, but in the United States and other countries there is a growing roster of removals.

Five Steps Toward a Brighter Water Future for California

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State water officials estimate it would take 150% of average annual precipitation totals to offset the state’s massive water deficit.

East Maui: the heart of Hawaiian culture at Travaasa Hana

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All Hana Hawaii Hotels Maui United States green hotel Hana Laurel Miller Reuters sustainable restaurant Hana Travaasa Hana

Quick Take: One Year into USDA Climate Guidance, Farms and Forests are Making a Difference

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Farmers, ranchers and foresters are traditionally good stewards of our land, and provide the world with the food and fiber we depend on every day.

TripAdvisor’s 10 best green hotels in the U.S.

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Boston/Cambridge California Fayetteville Florida Lake Tahoe Las Vegas Lecanto Massachusetts Miami Miles City Montana Napa Nevada Newberg North America North Carolina Oregon Park City Placer The Americas United States Utah 10 best green hotels U.S. is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

San Francisco: Verbena, new green magic on Russian Hill

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How to Rock a Summer Road Trip Solo.

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Manhattan’s biggest hotel gets even greener

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Hotels New York New York City News North America United States Green Travel News Hilton New York Manhattan ReutersA new living green roof and a super-energy-efficient heat and power system are the latest eco-upgrades at Hilton New York, the city's largest hotel.