An Open Letter to Silence, 2014.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Inspiring (Wow) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks #blacklivesmatter #icantbreathe 2014 current events ISIS maya angelou new year Robin Williams Silence “We are here to awaken from our illusion of separateness.” ~ Thich Nhat Hanh.

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2014 Was The Worst Year for Rhino Deaths in South Africa

Eccorazzi

What’s even more startling about the Read More The post 2014 Was The Worst Year for Rhino Deaths in South Africa appeared first on Ecorazzi. As the year comes to a close, South Africa has set a new record when it comes to rhino slayings by the hands of poachers.

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Trending Sources

2014 Recreational Fisheries Economics Constituent Workshop

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: Thank you again for attending the Recreational Fisheries Constituents Workshop this past January. A website with materials from the workshop is now available at [link]. You

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Nina Munteanu on Panels and Doing Two Workshops at Ad Astra 2014

The Alien Next Door

I''ll be guesting at Ad Astra, one of the bestest science fiction and fantasy conventions in Toronto, this April 4-6, 2014. The convention is being held at the Sheraton Parkway North, 600 Hwy 7E in Richmond Hill, ON.

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Russia’s 2014 Winter Olympics an Environmental Disaster

Eccorazzi

Read More The post Russia’s 2014 Winter Olympics an Environmental Disaster appeared first on Ecorazzi. As Russia’s Black Sea resort of Sochi prepares to take the Winter Olympics torch from Vancouver, conservationists are calling the area an environmental disaster. Animals Causes Environment News Top News

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

Environmental Economics

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

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Telling My Story: Blogging & Social Media Workshop November 9, 2014 in Mississauga, ON

The Alien Next Door

is holding its second "Telling My Story" Workshop on November 9th (2014) in the Mississauga Central Library from 2-4pm. When: Sunday, November 9, 2014, 2-4 pm Fee: $20/person (cheque or cash at workshop) Pre-Register: via email to cxavier@riseupriseaabove.ca Rise Up! Rise ABOVE!

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Edible Garden Show 2014 – Visit Impressions

Green (Living) Review

Alexandra Palace Edible Garden Show 2014 Paul Smith Associates (Media Consultants) Ltd

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2014 brings Earth its hottest quarter-year ever!

Green Prophet

Using different calculation methods, NASA arrived at nearly identical results (June 2014 dropped to third all-time third warmest, and April was tied for second). Two credible scientific datasets are suggesting that Earth, like George Clooney or Elle MacPherson, is getting hotter with age.

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Sustainable, Online Green Courses for 2014

Green Prophet

I’ll begin with the courses which begin early in January 2014. January 2014 – Global Sustainable Energy: Past, Present and Future from the University of Florida. January 2014 – Climate Change in Four Dimensions from the University of California at San Diego.

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Solar-sintered Sand Babel tower grows above and below desert dunes

Green Prophet

Albeit a mere concept, this is one of the more realistic designs that scooped an honorable mention in the 2014 eVolo Skyscraper competition – the 9th competition that challenges artists, architects and designers to imagine future towers that address a dense, energy and water-scarce world.

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Miss America 2014: Don’t Shop, Adopt a Mutt

Eccorazzi

Read More The post Miss America 2014: Don’t Shop, Adopt a Mutt appeared first on Ecorazzi. Nina Davuluri, Miss America’s first Indian-American to wear the crown, is partnering up with PETA to encourage people to not shop but adopt a new pet.

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Waylon Lewis: the State of Elephant Report, 2014.

Elephant Journal

My Final State of the Elephant Report of 2014. I’m pretty excited. We’ve grown almost a million readers this month alone–that’s nearly 10% lifetime growth in 30 days. We stand to close out the year at 11 million readers, after finally breaking the 10 million mark just last month.

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Tracking Change: e-Merging Methods and Markers—EAC Conference 2014

The Alien Next Door

Eager participants at the National EAC 2014 conference I recently participated in the Editors Association of Canada (EAC) National Conference at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute in Toronto.

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Malala Yousafzai: Leading Humanity in the Uni-Verse of Peace.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only anthony goulet education empowering Malala Yousafzai nobel peace prize 2014 peace women

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NLWA has been at the Edible Garden Show 2014

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) North London Waste Authority has be attending the Edible Garden Show on the weekend of 28 to 30 March 2014 and this is where I met them on Friday, March 28. Check out their website at [link] LondonWaste Ltd can be found on [link] © 2014.

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Asia’s Shangri-La hotels cited as sustainability leaders

Green Traveler Guides

Asia China Hong Kong Hotels News Resorts DJSI 2014 Dow Jones Corporate Sustainability Index Green Travel News Reuters Shangri-La Hong Kong-based Shangri-La is the first Asia-Pacific hotel group to be named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Asia’s Shangri-La hotels cited as sustainability leaders is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Osprey Cam 2014: Reality TV Featuring Our Wild Neighbors

Nature Conservancy - Science

Welcome to Osprey Cam, 2014 edition! Judy Haner is the Marine and Freshwater Programs Director for The Nature Conservancy in Alabama. The biggest wildlife reality television stars are back for a new season!

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First Bird of 2014

10,000 Birds

What was your first bird of 2014? And here’s hoping you see many great birds, including lots of lifers, in 2014! After all, 2013 was a pretty great year and there is no reason 2014 can’t be the same! Birding 2014 first bird of the year Hopefully it was better than a pigeon! Let us know in the comments…and, if you wrote a blog post or have a picture of your first bird of the year online somewhere, well, leave a link in the comments too.

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Meet the 2014 NatureNet Science Fellows

Nature Conservancy - Science

The 2014 NatureNet Science Fellows and their projects: Essayas Kaba Ayana, Columbia, water conflict.

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2014 was the hottest year in recorded history

Green Blog

It''s now official: 2014 was the warmest year in recorded history. Prior to 2014, the Earth''s warmest years were 2005 and 2010.

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A Letter of Gratitude to the Universe.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) 2014 gratitude thank you letter universe So much has happened this year, and I need to take this moment to pay tribute.

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The Green Buzz: January 3, 2014

Conservancy Talk

Where do all those Christmas trees go after the holidays? Plus, US Secretary of State, John Kerry, talks about climate change in the Mekong Delta. Where do all those Christmas Trees go after the holidays ( Guardian) ? US Secretary of State, John Kerry , touches on the future of the Mekong Delta ( NYTimes ). Forest found by using Google Earth declared protected because of the abundance of unique species ( Guardian ).

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Wolfgang Puck Prepares 2014 Vegan Oscar Menu Option

Eccorazzi

The 86th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony is set to take place on March 2nd, and this star studded event is sure to produce the glitz and glam we all look Read More The post Wolfgang Puck Prepares 2014 Vegan Oscar Menu Option appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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8 Buddhaful Intentions for 2014.

Elephant Journal

What are your best intentions for 2014? How do you see yourself actualizing those intentions?

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2014 Update: Grading Economics Textbooks on Climate Change

Sightline Daily

With a new school year approaching, this is a good time to update our review of the treatment of climate change in economics textbooks. As in our 2010 and 2012 reviews, some books hit the mark while others are wildly misleading.

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Arabian eco-fashion show asks: how green is your abaya?

Green Prophet

Designed to raise awareness of green practices nationwide, it’s part of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Green Festival 2014 , and an offshoot of Berlin-Dubai Designer Exchange 2013, conducted in partnership with the Goethe-Institute Gulf Region.

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Earth Hour 2014

Environmental News Network

What are you doing this Saturday March 28th at 8:30 pm? Are you doing something cliché like going out for a nice dinner and a movie?

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Global CO2 emissions flatlined in 2014 while the economy grew

Green Blog

New data from the International Energy Agency (IEA) shows that global CO2 emissions stalled at about 32 billion tonnes in 2014, the same number as in 2013. In 2014, however, the global economy expanded by 3%. In 2014, China increased their share of electricity generated from renewable sources – such as hydropower, solar and wind – and burned less coal.

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Desmond Tutu: “climate change is our global enemy”

Green Prophet

The Climate Summit 2014 kicks off tomorrow in New York City, when world leaders from government, finance, business, and civil society will meet to catalyze climate action. Energy Lifestyle Climate Change UN Climate Summit 2014

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Last New Moon of 2014: Perfect timing to Set Intentions.

Elephant Journal

While the energy behind this New Moon isn’t the easiest it helps to put something in motion. Capricorn is, after all, about hard work and if we’re looking to take on a new project this New Moon could be just the ticket. Green Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) capricorn new moon over-do-it projects Uranus

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Cool Green Science: The Top 10 Posts of 2014

Nature Conservancy - Science

Our most popular blog of 2014? Grayling gulping shrews. Photo: © Jonny Armstrong. As the calendar year ends, we also mark our second year anniversary as a conservation science blog.

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Electronic Waste Recycling: Importance and Facts

Living Green & Saving Energy

With waste management being one of the prime steps of the recycling process, it is evident that each and every part of your waste is segregated and sent for recycling. However, that is not the story in various landfills.

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2014 “Green Lane Project” Kicked Off To Improve Biking Facilities In 6 US Cities

Green Living Ideas

For a snippet on bike highlights in each of the 2014 Green Bike Lane Cities, see the full Streetsblog article. US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx. Photo Credit: Green Lane Project.

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Europe installed twice as much wind energy capacity in 2014 as coal and gas combined

Green Blog

In fact, Europe closed down and retired more coal and gas capacity than they commissioned in 2014. percent in 2014 and cumulative installations is now standing at 128.8 of new installations during 2014; 21.3GW of a total 26.9GW.

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Israeli Parliament Plans to be Solar Secure by 2014

Green Prophet

Years after the plan was first suggested, the Israeli Parliament building will finally boast a large rooftop solar array that will give the Knesset a sound measure of energy security by 2014.

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Salmon Cam 2014: A Live Look at Migratory Fish

Nature Conservancy - Science

This fall, we’re pleased to return Salmon Cam, a live view at the Chinook and coho salmon and steelhead trout that are spawning on The Nature Conservancy in California’s Shasta Big Springs Ranch. . Last year, more than 7,500 Chinook salmon made their way back to the Shasta River, and many were able to be viewed as they swam past Salmon Cam. Six years ago, you could have watched this camera for hours and likely would not have seen a salmon.

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London buses to stop accepting cash payments from July 2014

Green (Living) Review

Cash fares will no longer be accepted on London buses from July 6, 2014 Transport for London (TfL) has announced. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) A sign of things to come?

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10 Reasons to be Encouraged We Made Real Environmental Progress in 2014

Conservancy Talk

2014 was a year of significant progress for the environment. Here are our ten good outcomes from 2014 that really encourage me: 1. State ballot measures raise $29 billion for investments in conservation On Election Day 2014, U.S.

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Poultry Talk will launch brand new concept, ‘The Poultry Handbook’ at 2014 Edible Garden Show

Green (Living) Review

Poultry Talk officially launches its brand new concept ‘The Poultry Handbook’ at the 2014 Edible Garden Show, Alexandra Palace (London), running from March the 28th till the 30th. The handbook will be sold in independent retailers and poultry shops across the UK, from April 2014.

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