Spiritual Ecology and the Lesson of Crete
The Alien Next Door
MAY 26, 2011
If Gaia is our “Natural Mother” then Ecology is her language —Nina Munteanu. Ecology is considered a “soft” science, because it integrates all other sciences and, as such, is more the study of relationships, links and consequence.
Build an ecological homestead for 1/10th the cost of a trad home!
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Now a young husband/wife team have stepped into the void, launching a venture to make affordable, ecological housing accessible to everyone. Open Source Ecology (OSE) and Open Building Institute (OBI) have joined forces in a project that enables aspiring homeowners to do the same, anywhere.
Smart Collars Deployed to Study Wolves’ Ecology
JANUARY 8, 2016
In 2016, we’re now looking at animal health and fitness too, in order Read More The post Smart Collars Deployed to Study Wolves’ Ecology appeared first on Ecorazzi. It’s no longer enough just to know where an animal is and where it has been wandering. Animals News Top News
Molecular Science Meets Muddy Boots Ecology in Kenya
Nature Conservancy - Science
MARCH 31, 2016
For Kartzinel, his work is the perfect combination of high tech molecular science and muddy boots ecology, and has application far beyond African grasslands. Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows: Tyler Kartzinel. Forensic analysis of animal dung.
Preventing Invasives is Vital to Great Lakes Ecology and Economy
JUNE 10, 2013
Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy and co-author of Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive By Investing in Nature. You can follow Mark on Twitter @MarkTercek.
Greece's Latest Fiscal Solution: Create an Ecological Crisis! | Mother.
JANUARY 14, 2013
Greece's Latest Fiscal Solution: Create an Ecological Crisis! " For once, US conservatives' warnings could be right: The Hellenic nation's corporate-friendly environmental selloff appears to deepen ecological woes while failing to solve the nation's fiscal crisis.
Free Movie: First Earth – Uncompromising Ecological Architecture
JANUARY 17, 2012
Through his free movie First Earth David Sheen is passing on the positive transformation that occurred in his life after learning about ecological architecture. . Then he did an apprenticeship with a leading ecological building firm called TSUI Design.
Consumerism, Ecology, and the Sabbath
APRIL 18, 2012
Ben-Gurion researchers claim that Israel’s urge to shop will eventually force Shabbat laws to change. . This is a typical side street in the Yaffa flea market, Israel.
Dubai’s police cars are ecological opposites
MARCH 26, 2014
A year after unveiling new Lamborghini patrol vehicles for lucky members of the force, Dubai police are rolling out an eco-friendly electric motorcycle. As far as we can tell – the 15,000-strong police force has purchased just one bike, which they tested at Jumeirah Beach Residence last week.
Five Steps Toward an Ecological Worldview. ~ Dr. Matthew Wilburn King
JUNE 23, 2014
The notion that humanity is the absolute and objective center of life has been continuously reinforced throughout time. It has been conceived both in the West and in many other traditions, not as an illusion of perspective imposed by our starting point, but as an objective fact, and indeed an essential fact, about the whole universe. We are now beginning to understand the consequences of this worldview.
Tu B’Shvat Ecology Study Opportunities, 2012
FEBRUARY 6, 2012
A potent mystical, ecological, legal and historical mix runs through Tu B’Shvat, a date known as the New Year For The Trees. As man is compared to “the tree of the field,” Tu B’Shvat is a good day to inaugurate ecology studies.
Nightingale Site Destroyed For New Homes in Hampshire, Southern Ecological Solutions Reports
Green (Living) Review
MAY 25, 2015
25 May 2015 : Leading ecological and arboricultural consultancy, Southern Ecological Solutions, have commented on the recent news regarding a landowner who has been accused of ‘destroying’ a habitat for rare birds. This was done before an ecological survey was carried out in order to establish what wildlife was living on the two-acre site. As experts in ecological surveys and consultancy, Southern Ecological Solutions took a keen interest in the story.
4 Radical Ways to Heal Ourselves & our Planet.
JUNE 9, 2016
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5 great apps for green travel
Green Traveler Guides
APRIL 28, 2016
Community Xtras eco-friendly travel apps green travel apps mobile apps for eco travel mobile apps for ecological travel| Green at Your Fingertips | There’s an app for everything these days, so why not for traveling greener?
Environmental Justice Atlas maps out ecological conflicts
APRIL 8, 2014
For the first time in history we have a real time, comprehensive global map of ecological conflicts thanks to the Atlas of Environmental Justice.
Abu Dhabi Five-Star Leisure at Saadiyat Island Puts Ecology First
JULY 21, 2013
A five star hotel will offer chefs, tennis and golf pros, hairdressers and masseuses, but the Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi just upped the ante by adding a marine biologist to its permanent staff.
Permaculture Hannukah Party at Yesh Meain Ecological Farm
DECEMBER 24, 2011
Intended for kids of all ages, the workshops will include solar oven tutorials, upcycling crafts, instruction on the use of micro organisms for various ecological systems, and more.
Let’s Stop the Ecological Genocide of Monarch Butterflies. ~ Jeff Kart
APRIL 4, 2014
A drastic decline in the monarch butterfly population requires us to reduce our herbicide usage and get involved. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green butterfly Canada herbicide illegal logging mexico monarch butterfly U.S.
New Science: Time to Step Away from the Ecological Footprint?
Nature Conservancy - Science
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Kareiva and his coauthors argue that the most widely cited measure of global and national sustainability — the Ecological Footprint — has serious conceptual and scientific flaws that render it almost unusable for scientists, policymakers, resource managers and investors.
The Green Sheikh Calls for Action Against Ecological Crimes
NOVEMBER 3, 2011
New diseases have emerged as a result of this imbalance in the ecological balance. Pictured on the far left, the Green Sheikh took a break from his environmental activism to support breast cancer awareness at a polo event in the United Arab Emirates.
Hopes for an ecological Church raised by new Pope's choice of name
Green (Living) Review
MARCH 28, 2013
The Ecological Land Co-op has purchased more land to create ecological smallholdings
Green (Living) Review
JUNE 18, 2016
Here’s a quick overview of what the Ecological Land Co-op does, before going on to their latest news. They are kept off the land, and society continues to be fed largely via a system of non-organic, monoculture agribusiness that is extremely damaging to ecology and to communities.
Sinai’s Ecological Future Hangs in the Balance
APRIL 28, 2012
Business & Politics development ecology Mediterranean Sea Red Sea Sinai peninsula Sustainable Development As part of the 1979 peace treaty with Israel , the Sinai Peninsula was restored to Egyptian control - an event that the country celebrated with some fanfare on April 25th, 2012.
How do bird species compete with each other?
MARCH 17, 2015
Ecology is amazing. So these complex ecological interactions and systems must emerge as a result of individual behaviors, which also means to some extent, at levels within (below) the species we see interacting. From the abstract of the study: An important question in ecology is how mechanistic processes occurring among individuals drive large-scale patterns of community formation and change.
The Agro-Ecological Revolution.
AUGUST 10, 2015
Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Editor's Picks agriculture agro-ecology farming organic food urban farmingWhen united, farmers have bargained; when divided, they have begged.
Allowing Public Transportation on the Sabbath in Tel Aviv: Ecologically Smart or Defiling Religious Law?
MARCH 11, 2012
And so if you are an Israeli without a car (for either financial or ecological reasons), there is no way for you to get around and enjoy your day off. (In
French presidential candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon on ecology and nuclear energy
APRIL 11, 2012
Mélenchon claims that his political party, the Left Front, is built around the concept of ecological planning. ” Why don’t you devote more time to ecology in your campaign? Jean-Luc Mélenchon: Ecology occupies a place for us that it has never found in any program of the traditional left. Check: the economic program of the Left Front is built around the concept of ecological planning. But I have other tricks up my sleeve … Ecological planning?
Burning Question: How Do You Balance Farming and Ecology?
Green (Living) Review
MAY 28, 2016
I’m going to create a riparian buffer and restore the stream ecology on my grandmother’s farm. Generational gaps are narrowing, and ancestral wisdom of the land is collaborating with scientific understanding on how to manage farms for long-term ecological stability.
Adventures in Menopause: Welcome to Perimenopause!
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
I try to be light-hearted about it, pantomiming that month’s egg hobbling down my fallopian tube with a walker.
Will Turkey’s New Constitution Include Ecological Protections?
JANUARY 11, 2012
Turkish environmental journalist Mahmut Boynudelik has proposed a set of fundamental ecological principles to be enshrined in the country’s new constitution. It’s too soon to tell what the final decision on the ecological articles will be, according to the IEC.
Living Eco-Logically: 9 Powerful Visual Reminders.
JUNE 30, 2016
Living ecologically means shifting from the old story of us versus them into a new paradigm of it's just us. One human family. Let's clean up our home, planet Earth, both individually and collectively.
Ecological unequal exchange is helping Europe maintain its leading role, greenhouse gases and overconsumption
APRIL 23, 2010
Ecological unequal exchange, or the zero-sum model, can help us understand many things about the world’s international trade, political order and environmental degradation. The exported goods from the periphery also involve bigger ecological degradation than exports from the core.
Forget Fair Trade—We Should Be Buying This Instead.
MARCH 5, 2016
Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Food Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only coffee consumerism ecological fair trade fair trade foods green organic single origin foods sustainable foods
Consultants for Ecological Impact Can Help Keep Your Business Green
Living Green & Saving Energy
DECEMBER 27, 2012
Consultants for Ecological Impact Can Keep Your Business Green. Green News Consultants for Ecological Impact green business
Environmental Activists hold “Open Day” in Belarus for Ecological Education and Awareness
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
The event was organized by Green Network, an organizing group in Belarus who are working to bring ecological issues to the forefront of national discussion and developing a larger green movement. Minsk, the capital city of Belarus, isn’t what we typically think of when we think about the next eco and vegan friendly hotspot, but one young group of activists seeks to change that.
Nina Talks Writing and Water on "Liquid Lunch" That Channel TV
The Alien Next Door
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
books consciousness ecology environment interviews magic of water nina munteanu the meaning of water water in space Water Is. I recently appeared on That Channel to discuss the writing process and my upcoming book on water called "Water Is.", due early in 2016.
The Green Changemakers
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
[link] Creating communities that are compatible with nature's processes for sustaining life requires basic ecological knowledge. Most of the energy driving the ecological cycles flows from the sun.
The Way of Water (La natura dell’acqua)
The Alien Next Door
JULY 3, 2016
eco-fiction ecology environment la nature dell'acqua Mincione Edizioni Nina Munteanu books science fiction short stories The Way of Water waterShe imagines its coolness gliding down her throat. Wet with a lingering aftertaste of fish and mud.
Project 'Capsule': A design to conserve ecology of the Black Sea
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Project Capsule: A design to conserve ecology of the Black Sea. Once the project sees the light of the day, it will not only help in restoring natural ecology of the Black Sea, but will stand as an exemplary green structure too. Please login. Sign In. User Name / Email. Password. Forgot Password. Dont have an account? Join Now. Login. slideshows. Greenlists //. gallery //. Transportation. Architecture. Technology. Green Products. Solar Power. More >>. Renewable Energy. Green Homes.
Sustainable Ocean Development is Possible: Q&A with Maria Damanaki
JUNE 4, 2015
Healthy oceans, development and economic growth can coexist. That’s the idea behind an emerging Nature Conservancy strategy led by Maria Damanaki, TNC’s new Global Managing Director for Oceans.