Mon.Feb 11, 2013

Without Ego: Finding Your True Self With Jesus & Buddha. Interview.

Elephant Journal

Source: via Dave on Pinterest When What Is Truth Is Within In a way, the Christian notion of being in Christ and Buddhist

"Why aren’t there more retractions in business and economics journals?"

Environmental Economics

I've become addicted to Retraction Watch : A new paper has catalogued retractions over the past few decades in business and economics journals — and hasn’t found very many.

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U.S. authorities read our e-mails

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Switzerland, February 2013: A resident of the French-speaking area of Switzerland was denied entry to the Unit ed States after a somewhat bad joke in an e-mail. He now fears that he is t he victim of "big ears" America.

How to Get Someone You Love to Try Yoga. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

If you teach yoga to change the world, you might start with the ones you love. By Michelle Marchildon

Farming subsidies

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) I must say that I have never understood why farming is the only business, aside from banking, that is being “bailed out” by government and the likes of the EU. While I do understand that farming is important as it produces food for us and such but no other business, if it cannot break even and make an income is, generally, been given subsidies by the governments. Why then should farmers not be able to do without.

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Would someone please edit this Wikipedia entry?

Environmental Economics

From Wikipedia : Sustainable business, or green business, is an enterprise to be that has no negative impact on the global or local environment, community, society, or economy—a business that strives to meet the triple bottom line.

What is the National Bird of Italy?

10,000 Birds

Italy has no national bird! How this sad state of affairs could possibly continue is beyond the ken of this bird blogger but it is certainly disturbing that such an illustrious country with such a rich history could lack a feathered ambassador.

10 New Money Saving Eco-Tips

Green Home Blog

10 New Money Saving Eco-Tips. Practicing such habits as recycling, re-using, responsible consumerism and more are all ways to keep costs down and eco-healing up.

Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of February 2013)

10,000 Birds

I don’t know about you, but I’m exhausted. Must be from all that shoveling this weekend. But when life becomes most inconvenient, I become most impressed with those who blow past those inconveniences to pursue their passions. How did you pursue your (non-Valentine) passions this weekend?

Ohio State is in the Sweet 16 (and no this isn't a sports related post)

Environmental Economics

This morning Enviance, in partnership with GreenBiz Group and Qualtrics , introduced the “Sustainable 16 ,” the country’s top undergraduate environmental studies programs as determined by an expert panel of judges in the Second Annual Environmental March Madness (#EnviroU) tournament.

It's Time: Move Forward on Climate - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

By Michael Marx, Senior Campaign Director, Beyond Oil It sounds like the set-up for a bad joke: "A bright-eyed college student from upstate New York, a soft-spoken Unitarian from Santa Barbara, California, an environmental

Mark Buehrle Playing MLB 800 Miles from Family and Pit Bull


Ontario's pit bull ban keeps MLB's Mark Buehrle away from family and dogs. He will play season more than 800 miles away from loved ones. Read More The post Mark Buehrle Playing MLB 800 Miles from Family and Pit Bull appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Sports Top News mark buehrle

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The Great Indian Coal Bailout - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

Those paying attention to the Indian coal sector know that it's in a state of crisis. Coal supplies for the number of planned plants are largely an illusion, plants that have been built are going bankrupt, and financiers publicly call

Israel’s eVolution Networks Slashes Cell Phone Tower Energy Use

Green Prophet

Israel’s eVolution Networks has recently announced that the pan-Caribbean mobile provider Digicel saved up to 23 percent of their cell phone tower energy consumption within three months of incorporating the start-up’s new Smart Energy Solutions (SES) system in Jamaica.

Natural Gas is No Climate Solution - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

By Deb Nardone, Beyond Natural Gas Campaign Director On Sunday, February 17, my family and I are attending the Forward on Climate rally to urge President Obama to take action on climate disruption now. There is no

1 Kilogram of Spongy Fabric Traps 3.4 Liters of Fog Water

Green Prophet

Researchers from Eindhoven University of Technology (EUT) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University have developed a fabric that traps water molecules present in fog.

Katherine Heigl Supports Animals with New Pet Line


Katherine Heigl isn’t just a successful actress, she is also an accomplished wife, mother and animal activist.

Indulge in Baked Figs, Yogurt, and Honey

Green Prophet

The first thing I did after arriving home yesterday evening was, naturally, to open the door of my fridge and peer inside. I got nothing, I thought to myself. But then I spotted a tub of Fage Greek yogurt in the corner of the bottom shelf.

Matt Damon Spoofs Charity Work for ‘House of Lies’ Cameo (Video)


On last night’s episode of Showtime’s “House of Lies,” Matt Damon guest starred as himself – posing as a potential new client for the consultant company where Don Cheadle and Kristen Read More The post Matt Damon Spoofs Charity Work for ‘House of Lies’ Cameo (Video) appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Film/TV News People Top News matt damon

Worm Composting to Rejuvenate Your Plants and Earth

Green Prophet

This little critter, the common red worm, is a natural organic composting machine. Composting for improvement of houseplants and gardens and made in your backyard or even in your own living room is a subject covered frequently in Green Prophet.

The Joy & Tremendous Value of Being Broken. ~ Manasi Saxena.

Elephant Journal

Everything You Do (No Matter How Small) Matters. Manasi Saxena

Nemo, Non-GMO Valentine’s Day & More Winter Fun

Green Living Ideas

When did we start naming winter storms, and who the heck came up with this name anyway? Hard to think about a cute little colorful fish whipping the Northeast into such a frenzy. I don’t generally panic when it comes to snow storms – have lived in NJ or New England for my entire life.

Agromin Joins California Green Communities


Agromin, one of the largest organic composting companies in California, has joined California Green Communities (CGC), an environmental recognition program that fosters innovative, sustainable ways for participating cities to reduce carbon emissions and energy consumption.

The Oldest Living Things in the World Project

Green Living Ideas

There are so many wonders from our wide world! I recently read about Rachel Sussman’s incredible project to document the oldest living things in the world.

Worried About Great Barrier Reef Water Pollution ? Look At Mining , Not Agriculture


The Great Barrier Reef (GBR) is both a national marine park and a World Heritage Area. But next to the reef, a catchment of 400,000km2 is almost completely developed for agriculture, predominantly beef grazing and sugarcane, horticulture, cotton and grains cropping.

Crafting a Green World Now Offers Share and Swap

Green Living Ideas

After years of planning and months of development, Crafting a Green World officially launches its brand new Share and Swap resource TODAY! The Share and Swap is a free space where crafters can offer up supplies to give away, post for supplies that they need, and list supplies for trade.

Percentage of Americans Who Think Climate Change is Occurring Is At All-Time High


"The percentage of Americans who think climate change is occurring has rebounded. and is at its highest level since 2006," according to a new poll conducted by researchers at Duke University.

Natural False Lashes: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Eco Chic

By now, you’re probably aware that the verging-on-ridiculous lush lashes in mascara ads didn’t get that way from a slick of plumping product on a specially-designed wand.