Sun.Nov 18, 2012

Qatar’s Solar-Powered Convention Center Cuts COP18 Carbon

Green Prophet

Every year it’s the same thing. Hundreds of delegates from around the world fly somewhere to agree to climate change solutions.

Qatar 15

How powerful are we when truly organized?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) People don't understand often that they do not have to be the slaves of the political system in any way shape or form and that governments only have the level of power over us that we allow them to have. Let's take the case of the CB radio issue back in the 1970's as an example of the power of the people. The FCC was trying to get all the truckers to get a license for using CB radios.

Trending Sources

Little Curlew in a local park

10,000 Birds

The Little Curlew Numenius minutus is a medium sized shorebird and the smallest curlew to visit Australia. It is usually present in the Broome area from mid-September, but this varies from year to year. They often appear at the ephemeral lakes and also on the school ovals-sports fields.

Fisker Karma Owner Aims to Debunk Fire Hazard Stories

Green Prophet

Wayne Westerman poses in front of his beloved Fisker Karma which is greener than his former Aston Martin DB9. He tells Green Prophet: there is no risk.

Sandpiper family reorganization on the way

10,000 Birds

A recent proposal ( 555 ) to the AOU’s South American Classification Committee deals with newly published information about relationships within the sandpiper family, Scolopacidae, and what it means for the classification of these wonderful, fascinating birds.

More Trending

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of November 2012)

10,000 Birds

For most folks I know, the weekend we just enjoyed is the last normal one of the calendar year. From now until early January, your life may be frantic and festive, so I hope you relaxed this weekend! Despite getting out and about, I found the world around me to be abnormally bereft of birds.

Seeing cities as the environmental solution, not the problem

The Green Changemakers

by Kaid Benfield For a long time, America’s environmental community celebrated wilderness and the rural landscape while disdaining cities and towns.

Are You Tired of Having Your Photographs Stolen?

10,000 Birds

Mia McPherson has a great rundown on what you can do as a photographer to protect your images. Hat-tip to Dawn Simmons Fine. Asides

Kellan Lutz Defends Use of Wolves at ‘Twilight’ Premiere


PETA supporter and regular in the 'Twilight' films, Kellan Lutz, has come out defending the use of live wolves at the film premiere. Read More The post Kellan Lutz Defends Use of Wolves at ‘Twilight’ Premiere appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Film/TV News Top News kellan lutz

A Fat Blocking Pepsi Product in Japan?


Mayor Bloomberg in New York has banned the big jumbo sodas because of their adverse effect on public health Japan is approaching the issue a different way Pepsi is introducing a big gulp soda that claims to actually help block fat.

Ban 1

A New Economical Food Model


The ‘home bistro’ is born. Another step in the direction of a differently organized society. a brand-new social platform - offering an even newer concept - aims at hobby cooks of homemade meals. will launch a home-made meals platform. It is the first, global C2C (Consumer-to- Consumer) bistro platform.