Science: On Earth Day, Hope for a Better Future

Nature Conservancy - Science

The word “science” means many things to different people. As we celebrate Earth Day this year, science and hope are firmly at its core. Ideas Ecosystem Services Nature + People Technology

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Burkina Faso’s painted earth homes in a royal village

Green Prophet

And of course, earth buildings with lovely thick walls protect against harsh sunlight and solar gain, and even rain, when it comes. :: Afritorial. Design burkina faso Cour Royale à Tiébélé earth architecture gourounsi architecture kassena people Rita Willaert

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Mother Earth Bleeds

Green Earth Journey

Before Mother Earth weeped, but now her life force bleeds into her very oceans destroying herself and others. Why is there not a team of people Google searching the internet for solutions to this Epic Failure?

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Product Review - Earth Henna

Green Earth Journey

Are you one of those people that loves tattoos and considers getting one constantly but you just are not sure? Earth Henna sent me some wonderful samples to try out. Earth Henna provides a product called Earth Jaque. Earth Jaque does not contain henna.

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Vegan Message Passionately Conveyed at People’s Climate March

Eccorazzi

Animal rights activists and folks who know animal ag is responsible for the greatest percentage of our earth''s crises represented at People''s Climate March. Read More The post Vegan Message Passionately Conveyed at People’s Climate March appeared first on Ecorazzi.

22 Things To Do On Earth Day

Eco Friendly Daily

Earth Day is just around the corner. This year find new ways to celebrate Earth Day, but remember living green is better practiced daily instead of just once a year. Look below for some Earth Day Tips. Your home, your conscious and the earth will be cleaner for it.

Iranian Architect Nader Khalili Built Earth Buildings Fit for Space

Green Prophet

Earth bag construction is one of the most affordable and sustainable ways to build a home that is harmonious with the earth. Earth bag structures. All that is necessary is to fill bags full of earth and lay them in a circular plan.

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What the Woods Taught Me about How I Treat People.

Elephant Journal

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Happy Earth Day? Prices v. the Environment

Environmental Economics

According to Edmunds.com, about 22 percent of people who have traded in their hybrids and EVs in 2015 bought a new SUV. Ever wonder whether care for the environment outweighs the incentive power of low prices?    Wonder no more. Car buyers are trading in hybrid and electric cars for SUVs at a higher rate than ever before, according to a new analysis from car-buying platform Edmunds.com.

ISS Astronauts to Watch Earth Hour From Above

Green Prophet

People from all over the world are encouraged to turn off their lights for Earth Hour , which takes place on Saturday March, 31 2012 at 8:30 pm local time (check the Earth Hour website for details of your home country). “The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth.”

Earth Hour 2014

Environmental News Network

Instead, how about joining millions of people from around the world by participating in the 8 th annual Earth Hour , an event where you shut off your lights to express your concern for the environment and show support for planet Earth. Holiday earth hour light participate

A Meditation for Highly Sensitive People.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) earth angels highly sensitive people how to meditate indigo child just breathe meditation meditation for beginners old souls Yoga yogi

Martian technology on Earth in trillion-dollar opportunity

Green Prophet

The country is currently a net importer of its food and this worries some people in the US Department of Defense. Look to Techcrunch any day of the week and see how investment opportunities abound in Agtech. Then go see Matt Damon in The Martian to get a sense for the future of your food.

Earth up for sale – save it by buying it!

Green Prophet

Uri Shanas of the University of Haifa has launched an unusual new initiative: a massive, international, and democratic “purchase group” open to all that aims to save the Earth. “It And yes – to save the Earth in the process,” he concludes.

Why We Need an Earth Architecture Revolution (VIDEO)

Green Prophet

Find out what it takes to build your home and neighborhood, and then find out about the latest developments in earth architecture. But SIREWALL has perfected a rammed earth system that is exceptionally more sturdy, energy efficient, and easy to use than any other material on the market.

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Saving the Least Protected Habitat on Earth

Conservancy Talk

In the second episode of EARTH: A New Wild , which debuts on PBS tonight, we learn about radical new ideas for restoring the planet’s iconic grasslands. The good news: it’s possible for people and wildlife to thrive side by side on the plains.

Ecocide or Murder of Mother Earth

Green (Living) Review

In both instances the system was geared towards ever increasing growth, to the detriment of Mother Earth. The sad thing that those people actually firmly believe this and cannot and will not be convinced of the opposite. ecocide ecosystems ecosystem collapse murder of Mother Earth

Time and the Tilting Earth*

10,000 Birds

As best as I can calculate only about 6200 people live further north than me (and you would not believe how much time I spent today trying to figure out that little number). That’s about 400 hundred people in Canada, 2600 in Greenland, 2500 in Svalbrad (Norway), and 700 or so in Russia.

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Nader Khalili Earth Architecture Arrives in Kuwait

Green Prophet

Now Hooman Fazly and Robert Gordon from Cal-Earth will be conducting an afternoon lecture tomorrow at the Khaldiya Campus of Kuwait University, where they will team up with Principal Architect Waleed Shalaan to teach students about the eco-dome. .

Woman Builds Off-Grid Earth Bag Home in Turkey for $3,761

Green Prophet

Kerry Bingham’s off-grid earth bag home in Turkey only cost $3,761 to build. Everybody’s talking about earth bag construction lately, including The National , which reported this weekend that a British woman has built an earth bag home a la Iranian architecture Nader Khalili.

Amazon Biosphere Office Combines Plants and People in Missed Opportunity

Green Prophet

Interiors will feature “botanical zones” modeled on earth’s mountain ecologies. Online retailer Amazon grabbed headlines with their plan to build a biosphere inside transparent glass orbs which will house its Seattle – based workforce and a forest of plants.

Nikola Tesla and Resonating Earth Frequencies

The Alien Next Door

His sensitive vision and hearing allowed him see a light trails behind people walking in the snow. An altruist at heart, Tesla was determined to present the world with the gift of electrical power made equally available to all peoples of the world.

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Earth Day: Four decades on

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The year 1970, April 22 of that year to be precise, saw the first Earth Day. I grew up during the heydays of the Hippie Movement and what was talked about then, the pollution of the Planet, our disregard for Mother Earth, etc., The Earth can very well live without us but we cannot live without Her. It is as simple as that, and Mother Earth is ailing presently and is very unwell. is a rip off and is ripping off people left, right and center.

Jordan Valley Boasts the Lowest Museum on Earth

Green Prophet

Built at the lowest elevation on earth, and less than a year old, this jewel-box of a museum showcases the Dead Sea region’s rich past. Jordan was a favorite stomping ground for Moses : he struck a rock in ‘Ain Musa and his people and their livestock drank of its flowing waters.

When we heal the Earth, we heal ourselves

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) “ When we heal the Earth, we heal ourselves.” - David Orr Healing the Earth, our Mother, is something that is more urgent than ever and, hopefully, it is not too late. It is, however, very much true that by healing Mother Earth we will also be healing ourselves and society. We cannot fight against Nature but we must work with Her, with our Mother, the Earth.

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The Origin of Earth Day and Greening the Arab Spring

Green Prophet

Suddenly the relationship between environmental degradation and public health became clear and angered people. But even then it wasn’t until a US senator channeled energy from anti-war protests into the first Earth Day in 1970 that the US green movement was born. Happy Earth Day!

KEEP THE EARTH

Green (Living) Review

We are participants in a web of life, responsible as stewards ‘to till and keep the earth’ – to develop and husband its resources for all the people of the world and also other life forms. Instead of the self serving way of being which has scarred the earth and polluted the waters, we need a greater awareness and a genuine enlightenment that happiness does not come from accumulating more and more but in sharing ‘enough’ with our neighbour.”

To Preserve the Earth, Rethink Our Relationship with Nature

Conservancy Talk

By 2050, the planet faces the challenges of providing for more than 9 billion people, including: A food supply that will need to double. Expanded urban infrastructure to support three out of four people living in cities. Nearly 2 billion more people with electricity.

What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance.

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, October 20, 2010 What Do The Planet Earth, the Human Brain and Schumann Resonance Have in Common? Lightning discharges excite SR in the cavity formed by the Earth’s conducting surface and the ionosphere.

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Angelina Jolie Narrates Tours of Minefields with Google Earth

Eccorazzi

The project used Google Earth Pro in over 13 countries to show how landmine removal can help rebuild war-torn villages. Causes News People Top News Video angelina jolieHALO Trust's latest project "Explore a Minefield" will be narrated by Angelina Jolie. Read More.

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Free Movie: First Earth – Uncompromising Ecological Architecture

Green Prophet

Through his free movie First Earth David Sheen is passing on the positive transformation that occurred in his life after learning about ecological architecture. . First Earth has been translated into 12 different languages and costs absolutely nothing to watch.

For Earth Week: Three Transformative Ideas to Save the Planet

Conservancy Talk

Focusing instead on the benefits nature provides—clean air, healthy soil, fresh water, coastal buffers from storms—can attract more people to our side and unlock new sources of funding for protection. It’s a win-win for both nature and people. These three strategies will unlock crucial progress by bringing more people to the side of conservation, channeling more to investments in nature and fostering a more robust and productive dialogue about the environment.

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Remembering Hassan Fathy – Egypt’s Green Architect Of the People

Green Prophet

Hassan Fathy was an Egyptian architect who wanted to build a different world using the cheapest material the earth provides – mud. That it can be part of the present and that vernacular architecture can be developed and is an important resource particularly to people who are deprived.

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Earth Day - Fuel, Food and Carbon

Celsias

Earth Day has been around since 1970. Its very existence is actually a tribute to people taking action. But as we look back at the year since last Earth Day we reflect on a year of massive loss and disruption because of weather events, earthquakes and nuclear power catastrophes along with financial scams that were so big governments had to bail them out, we are struggling for a moment to It's hard now to imagine a world without the EPA and limits on the right to pollute.

Occupy Earth: Nature is the 99%, too

Green Blog

If you are a CEO who skims millions of dollars off other people’s labour, it’s called a “bonus” If you are a flood victim who breaks into a sporting goods store to grab a lifejacket, it’s called looting. If you are a banker-broker who designed flawed mortgages that caused a million people to lose their homes, you get a second-home vacation-mansion near a golf course.

Localization: For People And The Earth

Green (Living) Review

The movement for localization is growing rapidly, worldwide.

Localization: for people and the Earth

Green (Living) Review

The movement for localization is growing rapidly, worldwide.

Recycling for Earth Day

Green Prophet

Another Earth Day is upon us, and for those of us living the Middle East the very origins of this ecological event have much to do a lot with fossil fuel based energy so prevalent in this region. Food & Health Earth Day plastic waste recycling

Native Deen: Muslim Hip Hop Group Releases Epic Earth Day Video

Green Prophet

So when they release a new music video for a song called “Our Earth,” the diaspora is bound to listen. “What have we done to our earth,” the band asks in the song’s chorus, “When will we open our eyes and change the way we live our lives?”

Earth Hour 2011: Miranda Kerr Hijacks MySpace

Eccorazzi

Nevertheless, it’s still a force (currently the 68th most visited site in the world) and for Earth Hour 2011, they’ve graciously allowed Miranda Kerr to “hijack&# the main site. Remember Myspace?

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