Sat.Jan 19, 2013 - Fri.Jan 25, 2013

10 Celebrities Who Love and Advocate for Their Pit Bulls

Eccorazzi

These 10 stars are working to break the stigma surrounding the dogs through advocacy, awareness, and adorable photos. Read More The post 10 Celebrities Who Love and Advocate for Their Pit Bulls appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Entertainment Featured News

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Hydropolis Aims to Restore the Nile Valley’s Natural Agricultural Rhythm

Green Prophet

Just about everyone learned in their early geography classes that the Nile Valley was once a fertile haven.

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Are Rain Gardens Mini Toxic Cleanup Sites?

Sightline Daily

Oily puddle, Flickr user Banalities.

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Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013

Green Traveler Guides

Healthier air travel and hotels lead the year's travel trends spotted by Wellness Tourism Worldwise, an international organization focused on well-being and travel. The forecast is based on an analysis of Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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WATCH: Wild Dolphin Asks Divers to Help Free Itself from Hook

Eccorazzi

Dolphins may be one of the planet's smartest creatures, but one thing they lack are opposable thumbs. Read More The post WATCH: Wild Dolphin Asks Divers to Help Free Itself from Hook appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Science Top News

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Chipotle Testing Tofu Option

Eccorazzi

It’s about time. Chipotle Mexican Grill, a fast-food chain that prides itself on using natural ingredients (and serves more naturally-raised meat than any other chain), has announced that they’re rolling Read More The post Chipotle Testing Tofu Option appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Billionaire Arab Prince Buys Planet’s Largest Private Jet

Green Prophet

Up in the sky! Is it an office complex? A concert hall? A Turkish bath? Or a parking garage? No, it’s the new ride of an Arab prince – a King-sized jet – one that could hold 800 people. Will you step aboard this airborne greenhouse gas factory?

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NASA's Alarming Map of the Worst Australian Heat Wave on Record.

Mother Jones

This story first appeared in The Atlantic Cities and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Although temperatures around the country have receded this week, many Australians no doubt are still having

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Climate Talking Points: Say it Like Jay

Sightline Daily

istock. A few months ago, we issued a “ pocket guide ” to the climate narrative developed by Breakthrough Strategies & Solutions.

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Beating Today’s “S” Curve (or Why an Editor is Every Writer’s Best Friend)

The Alien Next Door

Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. There’s an interesting phenomenon going on out there right now. Maybe you noticed it. Economists are all abuzz with it.

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TEDxAmman – Mohammed Asfour’s Green Message

Green Prophet

The chairman of the Jordan Green Building Council Mohammad Asfour tells us why nature inspires him to deliver a practical message of action. If you have been keeping an eye on the green scene in Jordan , then there’s no chance that you could have missed Mohammed Asfour.

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Sierra Club Turns to Civil Disobedience to Stop Keystone Pipeline.

Mother Jones

Earlier this week, the Sierra Club announced that it is lifting its long-standing institutional prohibition on civil disobedience so that it can protest the development of the tar sands. The club's board of directors approved the

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Living in a Barn

Green Furniture Home Design

Ever since I was a child I’ve always been amazed by barns, so simple from the outside yet the complex beautifully exposed joinery of the timber frame in.

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Virginia Governor unwittingly makes the case for a mileage tax

Environmental Economics

From the Autoblog : Virginia state governor Bob McDonnell is the latest to offer up another way to secure more revenue from the state's residents to pay for their roads and public transportation.

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Shams 1: The World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Plant Nears Completion

Green Prophet

Abu Dhabi wants to ensure that by 2020, seven percent of the nation’s energy mix will be comprised of renewables , and Shams 1 – the world’s largest single unit concentrating solar power (CSP) plant – is about to put the emirate one step closer to this goal.

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Welcome to 2013, The Year of the Snake

The Alien Next Door

Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. Happy New Year! When I entered the post office recently to buy stamps I was reminded that 2013 is also the year of the snake. The stamps displayed elaborate and stylized images of the water snake in celebration of the Chinese Zodiac.

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Is it Obama? Is it Gore? No! It's the Green Ninja! | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

President Obama's high-profile statements about climate change in his inauguration speech?"Some "Some may still deny the overwhelming judgment of science, but none can avoid the devastating impact of raging fires, and

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?Making Music With Breath & Body?: An Interview with Photographer.

Elephant Journal

Yoga, photography, and the body: an interview with photographer Sarit Z. Rogers

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Masdar Launches Plan to Desalinate Water Renewably

Green Prophet

Masdar held a packed press conference late last week to announce its launch of three renewably-powered desalination pilot projects.

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Inner Diverse, Book 2 of The Splintered Universe NOW in Bookstores!

The Alien Next Door

Inner Diverse is now in bookstores! space adventure The Splintered Universe Trilogy paranormal fiction Inner Diverse Costi Gurgu science fiction thriller Rhea Hawke female detective science fiction and fantasy nina munteanu

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900 Dolphins Slaughtered in Retaliation Against Eco Group

Eccorazzi

Villagers in the Solomon Islands have slaughtered up to 900 dolphins in the course of a dispute with Earth Island Institute. Read More The post 900 Dolphins Slaughtered in Retaliation Against Eco Group appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Environment News Top News

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Fracking Wastewater Threatens to Drown Ohio | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

First, the good news: Using the process known as hydraulic fracturing to create natural gas wells produces less wastewater than wells created using more conventional methods, according to a new study in the journal Water

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What does the public think about climate change?

Environmental Economics

Nate Silver : Inaugural speeches are often criticized as long on rhetoric and short on substance. But President Obama’s second inaugural address on Monday was surprisingly specific about his second-term goals. Mr. Obama devoted an entire paragraph to climate change and energy, and later in the speech he pointed to several public policy issues where “our journey is not complete,” he said.

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On Heels of Inaugural Address, Sierra Club Announces Coal.

Sierra Club Compass

I was fired up by President Obama's remarks on climate and clean energy in his second inaugural address -- and gauging by the huge cheer that went up from the crowd, it sounded like the hundreds of thousands of people

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Bindi Irwin Slams Hillary Clinton’s Edits on Population Control

Eccorazzi

Bindi Irwin, the 14-year-old daughter of the late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, is caught up in a spat with the editors of Hillary Clinton’s e-journal. The young conservationist, who has risen Read More The post Bindi Irwin Slams Hillary Clinton’s Edits on Population Control appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News People Top News bindi irwin

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Jordan’s Enviro-Agencies Unite!

Green Prophet

Jordan’s Ministry of Social Development just approved the first coalition of the kingdom’s environmental protection societies. An underlying message of the Arab uprisings is that there’s strength in numbers and power in unity.

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What are the most important skills to relearn?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) I do say relearn rather than learn as regards to acquiring the important livelihood skills of the old ones that we will all be needing in the future simply because we need to relearn them and to some extent it may be a serious learning curve as many of the “old masters” are no longer among us.

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With Warming, Soil Releases More CO2. Though Less Over Time.

Mother Jones

Study plots at the Harvard Forest Long-Term Ecological Research site in Massachusetts where researchers have been warming two areas with underground cables to simulate a warmer climate. The photo shows a January

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Sperm Whales Adopt Deformed Bottlenose Dolphin

Eccorazzi

In the world of unlikely animal alliances, it seems a group of sperm whales have temporarily adopted a dolphin with a spinal deformation. Read More The post Sperm Whales Adopt Deformed Bottlenose Dolphin appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals News Science Top News

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Dubai’s Bikram Yoga Turns Up the Heat, One Posture at a Time

Green Prophet

A 90-minute yoga class in the great outdoors ? Piece of cake, some yogis will say. But with Bikram yoga, a form created by Calcutta-born Bikram Choudhury, there’s a catch: class is conducted in a studio that’s heated to 105°F, or approximately 40.6°C.

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The Gift Staring Back in the Glass. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

The words were quite so very simple, as they often are in messages of the most profound meaning. It helps the message make its way through sometimes, when the mind is maybe not quite ready

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Good on you, Starbucks

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The global publicity given to the Starbucks $1 reusable and the message it sends to Starbucks customers, staff and the wider community is extremely powerful. This move by Starbucks, however, is a response to change in consumer sentiment about what behaviour is acceptable.

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Rustic-Modern Living Room Decor and Design Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

Who doesn’t love the feeling of freedom and simple pleasure a rustic atmosphere gives? Add efficient lighting and modern comfortable lounging and I’m in the perfect setting. Combining these two atmospheres is what is known as, well, just as you would think it sounds, a rustic-modern theme.

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Do nine-primaried oscines represent 16 different families?

10,000 Birds

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