Tue.Dec 11, 2012

Beirut, Lebanon: eating organic & slow

Green Traveler Guides

| A Green Revolution | Come to Beirut. Come for more than 5,000 years of history—even more when you include the ancient city of Byblos (an area known today as Jubayl), home to the seafaring Phoenicians and perhaps the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world.

Africa’s Big Five and Little Five

10,000 Birds

I’m sure you’ve all heard of Africa’s famous Big Five , but do you know there is also an equally fascinating Little Five ? Africa is famous for its large, charismatic mammals, and the Big Five epitomize the most sought-after of these fantastic beasts.

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Not funny

Environmental Economics

If you know me well, and who doesn't, then you know I like Tennessee jokes (insert your own dang Kentucky joke here): Like businessmen everywhere, the college sports executives [attending the IMG Intercollegiate Athletics Forum ] bemoaned the high cost of doing business these days.

Shades of the Sunshine State

10,000 Birds

Corey let the cat out of the bag a couple days ago. I am really excited to say I’ll be heading down to Space Coast Birding & Wildlife Festival in Titusville, Florida, next month as a correspondent for 10,000 Birds. It won’t be my first trip to Florida.

Fruitful Fusion “Trochets” Bean Bags from Trash

Green Prophet

Concerned to reconnect hands and minds and make a worthwhile environmental impact, a few women from Saudi Arabia are crocheting recycled plastic bags into colorful bean bags and other quality crafts.

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Anne Hathaway Wears Tom Ford Vegan Bondage Boots to Les Mis

Eccorazzi

Vegan actress Anne Hathaway caused a major stir with the bondage themed boots she wore to the "Les Miserables" premiere. Read More The post Anne Hathaway Wears Tom Ford Vegan Bondage Boots to Les Mis appeared first on Ecorazzi. Fashion Featured News Vegan anne hathaway tom ford

Beer Libations: Drink Green

Green Home Blog

Holiday Beer Libations: Drink Green. If you partake in alcoholic beer beverages there is a high probability that you are unaware of the brands which actually produce less of a carbon footprint than others.

Bill Clinton’s Vegan Menu: What the Pres has been Noshing on

Eccorazzi

So what's the guy enjoying these days to keep his health rocking? Read More The post Bill Clinton’s Vegan Menu: What the Pres has been Noshing on appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living News Top News Vegan bill clinton

Germany and Britain about to destroy Gypsy scrap metal businesses

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Germany and Britain are about to destroy the businesses of the Gypsy scrap metal collectors and dealers.

Recipe: Winter Butternut Squash and Sweet Potato Soup

Hug a Tree with Me

Butternut squash is a great source of omega 3 and beta carotene; it is high in fiber, low in fat and rich in potassium. This warm winter soup combines butternut squash with low glycemic and antioxidant rich sweet potatoes. It is hearty and satisfying on a cold winter’s night.

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Not Just Another Ski Movie Trailer

Wend Magazine

Click here to view the embedded video. Sherpas Cinema’s three-plus minute “teaser” for their new film Into the Mind is a surreal experience of Sherpas, peaks, waves, chants, big airs, temples, a somersaulting crash and is sure to be next year’s adventure must see movie.

Book Review: Catty Wompus A Tale of Friendship

Hug a Tree with Me

Catty Wompus – A Tale of Friendship is a sweet and humbling tale of a lonely girl who seems to have the perfect life. She has nice clothes and loads of toys; however she is just not happy. She isolates herself and stays by herself.

Holiday Beer Libations: Drink Green

Green Home Blog

Holiday Beer Libations: Drink Green. If you partake in alcoholic beer beverages there is a high probability that you are unaware of the brands which actually produce less of a carbon footprint than others.

IN SUPPORT OF ENVIRONMENTAL EQUALITY

Green (Living) Review

The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) welcomes recommendations made by the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee urging the government to reconsider dropping the ‘environmental equality’ Sustainable Development Indicator (SDI). In evidence submitted to the Committee, CIWEM voiced concerns over the removal of the previous indicator number 60: environmental equality, which CIWEM believes to be a fundamental social element of sustainable development.

World Famous Yellowstone National Park Wolf Killed

Eccorazzi

A famous female alpha Yellowstone National Park wolf was recently killed in Wyoming, after leaving the park premises. Read More The post World Famous Yellowstone National Park Wolf Killed appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

Capacity Development Key to Stopping Illegal Trade in Hazardous and Electronic Waste

Green (Living) Review

Washington, D.C. Building capacity among environmental and customs officials for detecting illegal transboundary shipments of hazardous and electronic wastes was the focus of the Second International Hazardous Waste Inspection Project. 11 countries participated in the Project, which was convened by the International Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement (INECE) Seaport Environmental Security Network (SESN).

Vermont Named Healthiest State of 2012

Eccorazzi

Congratulations to the denizens of Vermont - you've once again scored the top spot in the 2012 America's Health Rankings. Read More The post Vermont Named Healthiest State of 2012 appeared first on Ecorazzi. Healthy Living Lifestyle News Top News

Israel’s Cruel Meat Industry Exposed by Watchdog TV Show

Green Prophet

With no where to run, undercover cameras expose the cruelty to animals in the Israeli meat industry. An Israel TV commercial about the Adom Adom (Red Red) meat packing company’s products seems pleasant enough.

Miley Cyrus’ Rescue Dog Lila Dies

Eccorazzi

Miley Cyrus announces death of her two-year-old dog, Lila, on Twitter. Read More The post Miley Cyrus’ Rescue Dog Lila Dies appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News miley cyrus

Jordan Offers Cord Blood Bank for Your Newborn’s…Blood

Green Prophet

Is it creepy or clever to peddle insurance against baby’s first diseases? Sure, new parents get showered with adorable gifts and well-intended advice, but then the downpour of unsolicited marketing arrives: for baby gear , for college saving plans, and now, in Jordan, for baby blood banking.

Vegan Pink Elaborates on Her Butt-Kicking Diet Regimen

Eccorazzi

Rocker Pink is an ass-kicker of epic proportions - but underneath her hard shell of a bod, she's just a "petite tulip." Read More The post Vegan Pink Elaborates on Her Butt-Kicking Diet Regimen appeared first on Ecorazzi. Healthy Living Lifestyle Music News Top News pink

H&M Launches Global Clothing Recycling

Celsias

H&M has partnered with I:Collect (I:Co) to launch a clothing collection initiative next year, the fashion retailer has announced.

Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon Launch Anti-Fracking Video Contest

Eccorazzi

Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon have just launched the #DontFrackNY video contest asking filmmakers to make the case against fracking. Read More The post Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon Launch Anti-Fracking Video Contest appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News Sean Lennon yoko ono

New Head of Australia's Green Fund Sees First Investment by July 2013

Celsias

The new head of Australia's Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) expects the fund to make its first investment on track by July next year. The fund was set up by the Labor government to invest A$10 billion (US$10.4

U.S. Solar Industry on Pace for Record Growth in 2012

Eccorazzi

With only weeks left in 2012, it appears that the U.S. solar installs will surpass 2011 levels in dramatic fashion. Read More The post U.S. Solar Industry on Pace for Record Growth in 2012 appeared first on Ecorazzi. News Science Top News

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, December 11 | Conservancy Talk

Conservancy Talk

What's cool, green and read with your morning coffee? That's right, it's Cool Green Morning time. Take a closer look at the amazing (and hilarious!) courtship rituals of birds-of-paradise. Wired Science) Two young activists set

‘Homeland’ Creator Pens Letter to Stop Military Animal Cruelty

Eccorazzi

Gideon Raff teamed up with PETA to ask the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) to stop using animals in fatal animal-based trauma-training exercises. Read More The post ‘Homeland’ Creator Pens Letter to Stop Military Animal Cruelty appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News