July, 2021

The solution for the great bicycle shortage – buy vintage

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Long live old bicycles Bikes are an incredible way to commute, exercise, and enjoy the outdoors. If you're in the market for a new two-wheeled rig, try the used bike market!

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Understanding Past Climate Change 'Tipping Points' Can Help Us Prepare for the Future

Environmental News Network

Of all the creatures on Earth, humans manipulate their environments the most. But, how far can we push it before something drastic happens? Understanding Past Climate Change 'Tipping Points' Can Help Us Prepare for the Future

Test Drive Results 2021 Ford Mustang Mach E

Green Living Guy

Let’s hear it Ford Motor Company. I mean expanding the Mustang family?! I mean making the famous pony into the electric age with Mustang Mach-E. For it’s definitely an all-new, all-electric SUV.

E-Waste: What Happens When We Fail To Recycle Electronics

Earth 911

Today, the average person owns three to four electronic devices. But what happens after these. The post E-Waste: What Happens When We Fail To Recycle Electronics appeared first on Earth911. Earth Watch EcoTech How To Recycle e-waste e-waste-fail Electronics recycling

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Buffered by Bears: Why Foxes Hang Out Near A Top Predator

Cool Green Science

A new study suggests gray foxes use bears as a coyote buffer. The post Buffered by Bears: Why Foxes Hang Out Near A Top Predator appeared first on Cool Green Science. Wildlife Conservation Science Weird Nature

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Over 75 Nationalities Can Now Apply for an Egypt Visa Online

Green Prophet

Electronic visa systems have been growing in popularity for a number of years now, as governments around the world seek to find a way to facilitate the process of streamlining application processes to encourage foreign travelers to visit their country. .

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Surviving a societal collapse

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Why is it that almost everyone that one meets or otherwise encounters, who expects a societal collapse, appears to be obsessed with and by and focused on weapons? Do you have seeds? Do you know how to grow a garden for food and how to farm?

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4 Simple Tips to Create Eco-Friendly Workplaces

Green Living Guy

When we think about being eco-friendly, we often think in terms of our homes because we seem to have more control over what products we use there.

Earth911 Podcast: Ideanomics Is Building a Renewable Energy-based Transportation Infrastructure

Earth 911

Earth911’s Mitch Ratcliffe talks with Ideanomics CEO Alf Poor about the evolution of transportation. The post Earth911 Podcast: Ideanomics Is Building a Renewable Energy-based Transportation Infrastructure appeared first on Earth911.

Burrowing Owls Face an Uncertain Future

Cool Green Science

Why are burrowing owls declining? Research and hope for the underground owl of the Americas. The post Burrowing Owls Face an Uncertain Future appeared first on Cool Green Science. Birds & Birding Birds Conservation Science

How to make your deck sustainable

Green Prophet

A deck made from pallets. Source: unknown. You can also just use pallets for the frame. We know that the wood industry is causing deforestation, harm to animals and people and climate change. That affects us all.

Let's kick carbon

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Well, this is the latest slogan of the renewable energy companies and the advocates of wind and solar and, don't get me wrong, I am all for this but, and now comes the but, we have a problem with both the turbines and the panels and that is the “end of life” solutions, for which there seem to be none.

Is Global Plastic Pollution Nearing an Irreversible Tipping Point?

Environmental News Network

Current rates of plastic emissions globally may trigger effects that we will not be able to reverse, argues a new study by researchers from Sweden, Norway and Germany published on July 2nd in Science. Is Global Plastic Pollution Nearing an Irreversible Tipping Point

Here Is a Beginners Guide to the Simple Life

Green Living Guy

Many people claim to long for the simple life while pursuing anything but. It is less about hypocrisy and more about role models. They know all about the daily grind but have no idea what the simple life looks like when done right. They are all too aware of what the life of poverty and […].

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Removing Batteries From the Internet of Things

Earth 911

The chatter about the “internet of things” makes it sound like the solution to all. The post Removing Batteries From the Internet of Things appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech Internet of Things IoT

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States Must Reform Zoning Because No City Can End a Shortage Alone

Sightline Daily

After decades of impasse in a thousand city halls, housing advocates are looking to statehouses for zoning reform. Many now think state, provincial, and even federal reforms may pass more easily than local ones.

Bats also like the food diversity of cities

Green Prophet

Bats at night, Tel Aviv. A new Tel Aviv University on bats study found that, like humans, bats living in Tel Aviv enjoy the wide variety and abundance of food that the city trees have to offer, in contrast to rural bats living in the country, who are content eating only one type of food.

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Why Sick Bats Self-Isolate

Cool Green Science

Research shows that normally social bats self-isolate when sick. The post Why Sick Bats Self-Isolate appeared first on Cool Green Science. Latest Science Conservation Science Disease & Parasites Weird Nature Wildlife

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New Satellite Data Techniques Reveal Coastal Sea-Level Rise

Environmental News Network

For the hundreds of millions of people living in coastal regions around the world, rising seas driven by climate change pose a direct threat. New Satellite Data Techniques Reveal Coastal Sea-Level Rise

When Should You Replace Your Kitchen Faucet?

Green Living Guy

From washing dishes to cleaning veggies & fruits, kitchen faucets wear out like all other fixtures in your home. Here are 5 signs you may need a new one. Your kitchen faucet is one of the most overused and hardworking appliances in your home.

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What Is the Carbon Footprint of Video Streaming?

Earth 911

Streaming a video is now a widespread activity for many of us. But, what are. The post What Is the Carbon Footprint of Video Streaming? appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech Home & Garden carbon footprint streaming video

Yes, Other Places Do Housing Better, Case 3: Paris

Sightline Daily

Last time, I described Germany’s secret to abundant housing: financial rewards for localities. This time, I look at France’s recent success at filling greater Paris with more homes. Metropolitan Paris is not yet a world leader in abundant, affordable housing in low-carbon neighborhoods.

Dog poop DNA needed for pet license in this city

Green Prophet

Dogs on a boulevard cafe in Tel Aviv, on Rothschild Boulevard. It was talked about in 2008 and we reported on it –– that dog inspectors in Tel Aviv were going to track you down by your dog’s poop if you don’t stoop and scoop. Finally the great idea to clean up the city is taking effect.

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Analysis: Is hydrogen the new oil?

A Greener Life

Japan, a long-time supporter of nuclear power, now has serious hydrogen ambitions. The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be powered by hydrogen. photo credit: Kim Kyung-Hoon / Alamy. By Fred Pearce.

Earth’s Vital Signs Worsen Amid Business-As-Usual Mindset on Climate Change

Environmental News Network

Twenty months after declaring a climate emergency and establishing a set of vital signs for the Earth, a coalition headed by two Oregon State University researchers says the updated vital signs “largely reflect the consequences of unrelenting business as usual.”.

7 Environment-Friendly Ways to Grow Nails

Green Living Guy

Nails are a green issue. Healthy nails do tell everything. Yet for women, IDK how you do it. I mean heels, manicure-pedicure, and blow-drying are every girl’s favorite. Chip-free nails may be a big thing in the nail world, but fingernails show your overall health.

Is an Everyday Garden Trick a Key to Carbon Capture?

Earth 911

For decades, farmers and gardeners have augmented soil using lime, volcanic ash, and crushed-stone dust. The post Is an Everyday Garden Trick a Key to Carbon Capture? appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech Home & Garden How & Buy carbon capture Enhanced Rock Weathering ERW erw-carbon Gardening

Why Go Solar? A Guide for Homeowners

Living Green Technology

Not long ago, solar-powered homes mainly existed in the conservationist community. Today, many homeowners have added solar panels to their roofs. The U.S. industry has installed enough solar panels to power approximately 18.6 million homes.

EarthX and a blueprint for sustainable investing, 2022

Green Prophet

Trammell S. Crow, a Dallas-based businessman and father of four, is focusing his efforts on impact investing, and media that focuses on saving the planet through EarthX.

Exxon climate obstruction laid bare in Greenpeace expose

A Greener Life

Keith McCoy. Photo credit: Channel 4 News. By Anders Lorenzen. One of the world’s largest oil and chemical companies, ExxonMobil , has been exposed for doing everything in their power to slow down action on climate change, discrediting climate science and fighting environmental regulation.

Smoke Across North America

Environmental News Network

Skies turned hazy from Pittsburgh to Washington to Boston, as smoke from fires in Canada poured into the U.S. Northeast. Smoke Across North America

How Indoor Environmental Quality impacts Health and Productivity at Work

Green Living Guy

What is Indoor Environmental Quality?

Solar Ovens Serve Up Yummy Food Almost Anywhere

Earth 911

For an earth-friendly epicurean treat, switch off your stove and step outside. Permit the sun. The post Solar Ovens Serve Up Yummy Food Almost Anywhere appeared first on Earth911. EcoTech Home & Garden solar ovens solar-ovens-food

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Would you like to be an ecological smallholder?

Low Impact

Would you like to be an ecological smallholder? The Ecological Land Co-op are looking for smallholders for plots of land in Devon and Cornwall.

Boiling lobsters alive to be banned by the Lords?

Green Prophet

More like a spiritual council than lawmakers themselves, British Lords are putting pressure on their parliament to make it illegal to boil lobsters and other crustaceans alive.

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Climate warnings: over 200 people die as Germany suffers Europe’s most deadly extreme weather event

A Greener Life

Flooding in Kordel, Germany. Photo credit: Chz – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0 via Wikimedia. By Anders Lorenzen. Germany and Belgium were last week hit by a devastating extreme weather event killing over 200 people when three month’s worth of rainfall fell in just 24 hours.

New Study Confirms Relationship Between Toxic Pollution, Climate Risks to Human Health

Environmental News Network

For more than 30 years, scientists on the U.N.’s s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change have focused on human-induced climate change. . New Study Confirms Relationship Between Toxic Pollution, Climate Risks to Human Health