June, 2021

Make recycling worth it

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) I do mean that literally in making it worth for people to actually collect recyclables as once was the case. Nowadays the recyclables go to the municipalities who then, in turn, sell them on.

Test Drive Results VW ID4 Electric Car

Green Living Guy

So I love the ID.4. For it is Volkswagen’s first all-electric SUV and the brand’s first global EV.

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Extreme Events: Ecosystems Offer Cost Effective Protection

Environmental News Network

Ecosystems can buffer impacts from hazard events and provide other benefits such as clean water, biodiversity and human well-being. Extreme Events: Ecosystems Offer Cost Effective Protection

Food For Life Partners With Milk Token To Help The Hungry Through Crypto Donations

Green Prophet

The partnership between Food for Life Global and the Milk and Butter Tokens has proven to be one of the biggest charitable crypto projects, where 5% of every Butter token transaction directly goes into a charity wallet to then be distributed to charities voted on by holders.

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Recycling Mystery: Rechargeable Tool Batteries

Earth 911

Many power tools use batteries to run instead of corded electricity or the muscle of. The post Recycling Mystery: Rechargeable Tool Batteries appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech How To Recycle Rechargeable Batteries

Move Over, Cicadas: 5 Other Great North American Wildlife Hatchings (and Emergences)

Cool Green Science

Cicadas are in the news, but here are 5 other natural spectacles to catch. The post Move Over, Cicadas: 5 Other Great North American Wildlife Hatchings (and Emergences) appeared first on Cool Green Science. Latest Science

Wheels of Fortune

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In Paris, cycling seems to be the new normal, as a result, probably of the “pandemic” and Paris appears not to be alone. Cycling has also seen and increase in London and other places.

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Why Is Genetic Diversity Important for Survival?

Greentumble

It is often said that the only constant in life is change. And it is true: our world is continually changing. The disturbance of a habitat by a storm, the illness of a community by a virus, the loss of a species of trees by a blight. These are regular events that life adapts to.

Imaginedairy engineers milk without the cow

Green Prophet

Cultured meat is meat produced by in vitro cell culture of animal cells, instead of from slaughtered animals. It is a form of cellular agriculture. This is different from meat alternatives made from plants because in cultured meat, original meat cells were used from a real life cow.

Are Floating Neighborhoods a Solution for Rising Sea Levels?

Earth 911

As sea-level rise threatens cities throughout the world, some are looking at how humans can. The post Are Floating Neighborhoods a Solution for Rising Sea Levels? appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech Home & Garden floating neighborhood rising sea level Schoonschip

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There’s a Wolverine in My Neighborhood (App)

Cool Green Science

The peril (and promise?) of wildlife misinformation on social media. The post There’s a Wolverine in My Neighborhood (App) appeared first on Cool Green Science. Wildlife Mammal Watching Traveling Naturalist Urban Conservation

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The so-called green revolution

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The so-called “green revolution” and its effect on farmers and people When the “green revolution” hit the Punjab in India it all looked great with the shorter wheat than what was common, and not just in India, before that time.

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8 Reasons To Hire A Skip Bin For Garden Cleanup

Green Living Guy

Garden waste, unlike your daily household waste, is usually bulky. That’s especially true after a thorough lawn and garden maintenance. As such, you need a smart approach to handle the garbage involved.

A Future Ocean That is too Warm for Corals Might Have Half as Many Fish Species

Environmental News Network

Predicting the potential effects of coral loss on fish communities globally is a fundamental task, especially considering that reef fishes provide protein to millions of people. A Future Ocean That is too Warm for Corals Might Have Half as Many Fish Species

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More than half of Dollar Store products contain toxins that can hurt you

Green Prophet

Like fast food, Dollar Store and Dollar Tree items are cheap, feel good and offer a temporary fix. Dollar Stores and the concept of buying low quality throwaway plastic goods resonates with everyone but especially with lower income families and people with people of color.

Tips for Recycling Computers, Phones and Other E-waste Successfully

Earth 911

It happens to all of us, when the computer, smartphone, or another electronic device no. The post Tips for Recycling Computers, Phones and Other E-waste Successfully appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech How To Recycle 2019-recycling-industry computers smartphones

9 Cool Freshwater Fish You’ve Never Heard Of

Cool Green Science

Do you know the hardhead? The chiselmouth? Celebrate freshwater biodiversity with these cool fish. The post 9 Cool Freshwater Fish You’ve Never Heard Of appeared first on Cool Green Science. Fish & Fisheries Fish Fisheries

In a disposable society, to repair is to rebel

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In this kind of disposable society, in which we happen to live at present, to repair, and to reuse, is to rebel. And this is a rebellion in which everyone, regardless of age and gender can partake.

Test Drive Results 2021 Lexus NX Hybrid Electric

Green Living Guy

Imagine a sport utility vehicle (SUV) that’s luxury, the same size as a RAV4 and gets 36 miles per gallon in ECO drive. I also liked the in-wheel green LED lighting added to create that extra dramatic dimension to the… Read More Test Drive Results 2021 Lexus NX Hybrid Electric.

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Found in Cattle

Environmental News Network

Harmful bacteria are hiding in livestock; traditional methods aren’t finding them. Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Found in Cattle

Water pulled from polluted air is drinkable, new study

Green Prophet

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Solar Panel Recycling in the US: a Looming E-waste Concern

Earth 911

The United States now has enough installed solar energy capacity to power 17.7 million homes. The post Solar Panel Recycling in the US: a Looming E-waste Concern appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech How To Recycle e-waste solar-panel-recycling

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What Is Megafauna: The Definition and Examples of Living and Extinct Species

Greentumble

Megafauna are the planet’s largest animals. Today the term generally refers to vertebrates: herbivores weighing over 1,000 kilograms (2,200 pounds) and to carnivores weighing over 100 kilograms (220 pounds).

Landmark Dutch case orders Shell to do more to tackle climate change

A Greener Life

Donald Pols, director of Friends of the Earth Netherlands reaction after the verdict is delivered. Photo credit: Reuters / Piroschka van de Wouw. By Anders Lorenzen. In a landmark climate case, the Dutch oil and gas giant Shell has been ordered to do more to cut its emissions.

5 DIY Renovations to Make Your Home Eco-Friendly

Green Living Guy

If you plan to renovate your home, it’s important to make sure you decorate your home in the style you prefer without harming the environment. When you use eco-friendly products, you can save money and reduce your carbon footprint.

How to Make Use of Your Unupgradable Old Laptop

Living Green Technology

If you compare your recent laptops to the ones you had five years ago, you will find a lot of differences in their hardware and software. For instance, Windows 8 or 7 are slightly slower in function than Windows 10, while the latest macOS has various design features that make data management easier.

Peacemakers save the Red Sea with science

Green Prophet

The Red Sea is in danger of environmental degradation. Saudi Arabia is building its so called eco city Neom on the Red Sea , tourism in Sinai is ruining reefs and an oil and gas pipeline using cargo ships is planned from Saudi Arabia up through Israel. Catastrophes can strike at any moment.

Earth911 Podcast: Foundation for Climate Restoration Youth Ambassador Ashley Meeky

Earth 911

Young people are stepping into leadership roles in the climate restoration movement. Earth911 talks with. The post Earth911 Podcast: Foundation for Climate Restoration Youth Ambassador Ashley Meeky appeared first on Earth911.

Washington State Leads the Nation on Climate Action

Sightline Daily

Eight years into Jay Inslee’s tenure, he finally signed a bill capping statewide climate pollution. The Climate Commitment Act (CCA), or SB-5126, passed the Senate by a 27-22 vote with one day left in the legislative session.

Analysis: The foreign money in China’s booming coal industry

A Greener Life

English banks such as HSBC and Standard Chartered have lent US$5 billion to China’s coal sector in the past two years. Photo credit: Alamy. By Nora Sausmikat and Katrin Ganswindt.

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How To Make Your Coffee Drinking Habits More Eco-friendly

Green Living Guy

Are you an avid coffee lover but feeling concerned that your consumption habits are not the most environmentally friendly?

There’s a Cicada in My Ear

Cool Green Science

File this Under: Adventures in Cicadas and the Anatomy of a Human Ear, or Hearing Loss is a Small Price to Pay for Taxonomic Certainty. The post There’s a Cicada in My Ear appeared first on Cool Green Science. From the Field Wildlife Weird Nature

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Chinless, missing “source” between humans and Neandrethals found in Israel

Green Prophet

The Nesher Ramla Homo type was an ancestor of both the Neanderthals in Europe and the archaic Homo populations of Asia. Humans as we are today are quite different from our stalky Neanderthal cousins. But how did we evolve from them to us? Archaeologists from Israel have found the missing link.

A brief history of money

Low Impact

Here’s a quick and dirty history of money. Since I’ve been involved in the mutual credit world, I’ve been reading various ‘history of money’ texts, and so I thought I’d organise the notes I’ve taken into a blog article.

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Portland’s New Design Rules Could Kill Housing—But They Don’t Have To

Sightline Daily

It’s happened again and again and again in Portland throughout the Cascadian city’s recent housing crisis. For one big project, it’s been happening since the second Obama administration. Someone proposes to build some apartments.

Analysis: Russia’s slow progress on climate action set to pick up speed

A Greener Life

A person walks past solar panels of the Isyangulovo solar power plant in Russia’s Republic of Bashkortostan. With oil and gas playing a major role in its economy, Russia has been slow to move on climate action, but it is rising up Moscow’s agenda. Photo credit: Alamy. By Christopher Weafer.

Can Cannabis Cultivation Lead to Additional Environmental Impacts?

Green Living Guy

Over the last couple of years the world has gone through some unprecedented circumstances. As a result, it has led to a dynamic shift within the needs of the people.