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A Growing List of Hummingbirds

10,000 Birds

Most of us are already familiar with hummingbirds, whether in the flesh or in glorious, birdy dreams of lush tropical rainforests. They are one of the most famous families of birds, and for good reason.

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Stirring Paddle

Green (Living) Review

Eastern European Gypsy pot stirrer by Michael Smith (Veshengro) This one, relatively inexpensive, hand-carved, wooden tool will replace more or less all your other kitchen utensils that are used for stirring. Its versatility is second to none.

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Do Something Today

The Green Samaritan

Go for that walk, call your Mom, skip the diet soda or take out coffee, eat something green, reduce some plastic, forgo the credit card purchase. The list can go on and on but only you know what it. See the full post and more at www.TheGreenSamaritan.com. Green Living

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50 Fish, 50 States: Razorback Sucker Nursery

Nature Conservancy - Science

A new project in Utah gives endangered fish a fighting chance. Fish & Fisheries 50 Fish, 50 States Conservation Science Fish Fisheries

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Birds in Winter: A Book Review, Written in Winter

10,000 Birds

Here are some of the things I learned reading Birds in Winter: . Birds who store food in advance of winter (corvids, t**s, and nuthatches) have a larger hippocampus (the brain structure that regulates memory) than non-storing birds do.

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Play With Dirt, It’ll Make You Feel Better

Green Prophet

Every gardener who’s spent an hour watering, weeding, or just turning the dirt over, comes indoors feeling more peaceful than when they went out. Every kid that ever came in covered in dirt from outdoor play goes to bed tired and happy (and hopefully, washed).

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Should You Buy a New or Used Smartphone

Eco Friendly Daily

Will I buy a new or used smartphone? Or an older model? This certainly poses a dilemma if you plan to get another mobile phone. There’s a good argument for purchasing a brand-new gadget as because hey, who doesn’t love a new gadget!

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More Trending

But is it safe?

10,000 Birds

Last week I went downhill to Paso Ancho, as I always do at some point each January. I go there to add all those Tierra Caliente (Hot Country) specialties to my year list. The site’s spectacular endemics never let me down: The beautiful Orange-breasted Bunting.

2020 170

Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of February 2020?

10,000 Birds

February birding may qualify as boring in many parts of the world, but that simplistic observation ignores all the excitement a truly engaged and dedicated birder can muster. Don’t give up on birding, even during the boring times.

2020 165

Best Bird of the Weekend (First of February 2020)

10,000 Birds

Another Super Bowl, another title won by a team named for something other than a bird. Birding is better when you keep sports out of it anyway! Birding has been terribly slow here in the Rochester area.

2020 165

Birding in the times of the coronavirus

10,000 Birds

Well, a somewhat obvious title for a blog post from China these days, particularly from somebody who pretends to have at least a basic grasp of world literature (and who has recently watched “Looking for Alaska” with its frequent allusions to another one of Marquez` works).

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Collaborative list – January 2020

10,000 Birds

A new year, a new list. Does anyone have any special plans for the new decade? If you are not already a lister, this could be the moment that you have been waiting for. A special point in history from which to make a start; the opening of a whole new decade. Bring it on!

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Collective Arts Brewing: Life in the Clouds

10,000 Birds

Anytime I’m shopping in a good local beer shop, I’m always sure to look for any offerings from Collective Arts Brewing.

2020 141

Bernd Heinrich’s new book “White Feathers” — a review

10,000 Birds

Two epigraphs open Bernd Heinrich’s White Feathers: The Nesting Lives of Swallows, each so redolent of his work as a whole, not just this new book, that they deserve to be quoted, even in a mere review, in full.

2020 138

Starting the Year in Birding at Raptor Ridge, Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

No matter where you happen to be, you can’t really go wrong when beginning a new year of birding. Birds are everywhere and if you keep the mind open to appreciation, even the most common of familiar birds are incredible, beautiful creatures.

2020 141

Monster locust swarm attacks Middle East and Africa

Green Prophet

The locust outbreak in Yemen. There is a real life plague of biblical proportions happening now in East Africa. It’s hitting Ethiopian, Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti and Eritrea – Horn of Africa countries and it’s threatening the Middle East.

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New Yorkers go hard against fossil fuels, divest $215.5 billion pension funds from fossil fuels

Green Prophet

New York, home of solar dreamers? You got to love New Yorkers. They are real, and they are often serious. And they like to walk the walk.

2020 56

Turkish locals displaced coal, new report by 350.org

Green Prophet

la (Turkey): The impacts coal is having on the environment around Mu?la, la, Turkey. Photo by Servet Dilber, 2019.

2020 56

Health Benefits Of CBD Oil For Pets

Green Prophet

The joy that pets bring to their owners is immeasurable. Your furry, cute, and active animal friend jumping around you, giving you innocent, happy kisses as they make you laugh with their funny ways–nothing beats that.

2020 56

Forests can bounce back after acid rain

Green Prophet

Even though 70s and 80s suffered through Acid Rain, new research shows that forest soils can bounce back. You see, there is still hope that we can solve climate change. If you grew up in the 70s or 80s no one was talking about climate change: they were talking about nuclear war and acid rain.

2020 56

Yofix creates flexitarian plant dairy alternatives, and the food industry invests

Green Prophet

If you have been following our latest stories you know that there are some major problems with the vegan milk alternatives. People love almond milk for all it delivers, but it turns out that the pendulum has swung out of favor for almond because of the destruction of the bees.

2020 56

When unexpected industries are influenced by Greta and Greenpeace

Green Prophet

It’s expected that companies like Shell or BP get jittery are faced with pressures from the world to curb their greenhouse emissions and pollution. They are, in fact, largely responsible for the mess we are in.

2020 56

Getting Started With CBD Dosing

Green Prophet

One of the first questions that people ask when they’re first learning about CBD is, what is CBD ? This is an important thing to learn about as a beginner. But once you know what CBD is, you can move on to information about how to take it. And of course, the first thing you might want to learn about taking CBD is to make sure you know how to dose CBD products. Here’s everything you need to know as a beginner.

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