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I Married Superman: 10 Characteristics of a Quality Guy. | elephant.

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I Married Superman: 10 Characteristics of a Quality Guy

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White-throated Dipper in Switzerland

10,000 Birds

Francois Portmann is a professional photographer with an impressive portfolio. Though originally from Switzerland he now makes New York City his home where I (Corey) have had the great fortune of meeting him, birding with him, and photographing wildlife with him.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Dedicate Upcoming Shows to Sea Shepherd

Eccorazzi

For their upcoming performances as the headlining act for Australia’s multi-day Big Day Out festival, the Red Hot Chili Peppers have decided to dedicated their shows to the Sea Shepherd Read More The post Red Hot Chili Peppers Dedicate Upcoming Shows to Sea Shepherd appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Sunny Solar Outlook For Middle East and North Africa

Green Prophet

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are expected to bring 3.5GW of solar capacity online by 2015: Saudi Arabia and Turkey lead the way.

5 Ways to Be Happier & Less Depressed Through Buddhism.

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5 Ways to Be Happier & Less Depressed Through Buddhism

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Using the Tragedy of the Commons to the benefit of society

Environmental Economics

In a different context ( Asian Carp ), I have advocated for taking advantage of the Tragedy of the Commons to eliminate invasive species. 

The Sad Story of Fish Oil and Small Sample Sizes | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

When there were only a little data available, fish oil looked like manna from heaven. But with new studies and more data, the beneficial effect has shrunk to almost nothing. The current best estimate of relative risk (bottom row

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Bird-Eating Fish

10,000 Birds

Usually, it’s “Bird eating fish” but here we have a case of a “Bird-eating fish.” ” The Wels Catfish, Silurus glanis , is the second largest fish in its range, which covers much of Europe and parts of West Asia.

“Irresponsible” World Bank Says Red-Dead Canal Feasible

Green Prophet

It was about a decade in the making: without much fanfare the World Bank has released a report stating that the Dead Sea – Red Sea Canal project (also called the Red Dead Conduit) will work.

Kesha and HSI: List African Lions as an Endangered Species

Eccorazzi

Kesha and Humane Society International are asking the public to sign a petition that would declare African lions as an endangered species. Read More The post Kesha and HSI: List African Lions as an Endangered Species appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Featured News kesha

Plastics Suck Up Other Toxins: Double Whammy for Marine Life.

Mother Jones

Some plastics are worse than others for the marine life that accidentally or intentionally eat them. That's because not only are the plastics themselves toxic but some also act as sponges for other toxins. Unfortunately the most

caffeinated foods: yes or no?

Green Living Ideas

There are many debates about whether caffeine is healthy for our bodies: some say it’s going to help with depression , help keep us from gaining excess weight , that it might even keep death at bay !

Masdar City Unveils Phase B For the First Time (PHOTOS)

Green Prophet

On a VIP media tour of the zero-carbon city Masdar, Tafline unveils these new pics of the stunning green oasis in the desert. A lot has happened at Masdar City since our first visit two years ago.

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Bradley Cooper Goes Green in Eco Tux for Golden Globes

Eccorazzi

Bradley Cooper, nominated for his role in "Silver Linings Playbook", is wearing an eco tux by Tom Ford. Read More The post Bradley Cooper Goes Green in Eco Tux for Golden Globes appeared first on Ecorazzi. Environment Fashion News Top News bradley cooper livia firth

Pet Fish Could Give You Freaky Antibiotic-Resistant Skin Diseases.

Mother Jones

Have a freshwater fish tank at home? Stop petting Nemo and Wanda for a minute, and take a deep breath. Ornamental fish in the US, many of which come from Asia, are hosting antibiotic-resistant bacteria which could spread

Let's Hear It For the Unsung Heroes. | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

They spend their days protecting our troops?our our sons and daughters of war. Working tirelessly, and always in harms way?they they put their paws first and before any soldiers boot

Jordan’s Queen Rania Featured at World Future Energy Summit

Green Prophet

Green Prophet is on a VIP media tour in Abu Dhabi. We hope to meet Jordan’s beautiful Queen Rania; or at least catch a glimpse of her today as she pushes a sustainability message. . Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan has a history of environmental stewardship.

The Dove Who Came In From the Cold

10,000 Birds

Not in any espionage sense. Rather, my trip to the American Museum of Natural History last week was enlivened, however slightly, by spotting a Rock Pigeon perched on top of the elephants in the Hall of African Mammals, safely out of the elements and unexposed to Central Park’s hawks.

Why You Should Be Optimistic About Renewables, In One Chart.

Mother Jones

When it comes to America's energy future, it seems like all we ever hear about these days is natural gas. To hear the deafening outcry over fracking, to see the flares of North Dakota's drilling boom twinkling in space, you'd

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The power of regeneration of some tree species

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Many, though not all, broad leaved species of trees, and also some evergreens, such as the Yew, have an amazing power to regrow after having been cut or having fallen over.

Go On A Spicy “Date” With This Health Drink

Green Prophet

Of my most prized possessions is a new blender I recently purchased, the Vitamix.

Gorgeous And Sleek Office Design Concepts

Green Furniture Home Design

Whether they’re simple and elegant or classic, beautifully designed offices can set a mood that will ensure you’re able to get work done while providing a feeling that’s your own.

Lead and Crime: How It Connects to Race | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Two features stand out: its sheer scale, and its disproportionate concentration amongst young, unskilled black men.Pettit and others have been arguing for a long time that incarceration is by now a modal event in the

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Woodland Products

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Today the majority can barely think as what to make from the timber of our woodlands but our ancestors made almost everything for their daily lives and needs – as long as it was not something metal, pottery, or other – from the wood of the coppice woodlands.

Becky: A Tribute to a Friend and a Hero - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

This column was co-written by Beyond Coal Director Mary Anne Hitt and National Program Director Sarah Hodgdon. Each week in our blogs, we celebrate the grassroots heroes of the fight for the planet. Today, we are joining

Seeking a Modern Bathroom for your Home?

Green Furniture Home Design

Whether you have recently purchased a new home or are looking to make your old bathroom new and modern, there are many great modern bathroom design ideas that can aid you in the transformation of your bathroom.

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Chart: The Black Triangle Suffocating Beijing | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

In 2008, Beijing pulled off what some (myself included) considered a miracle: banishing choking smog to reveal an Olympic city bathing in blue. They reportedly took a million of the city's 3.3 million cars off the road, and closed

British High Street in danger of death

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) High Street store chain after High Street store chain (not even talking about the independent shops) are collapsing in the UK. First we lost Woolworth, followed by a fair number of others and now, the latest casualty, is Jessops, the specialist camera stores.

‘Portlandia’ Features Fart Patio for Vegan Diners (Video)

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Rumor has it that plant based eaters experience gas while dining on quinoa, kale and other vegan foods. Read More The post ‘Portlandia’ Features Fart Patio for Vegan Diners (Video) appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan Video

Bring Country Style Into Your Loft Design

Green Furniture Home Design

In the past when most of us thought about country design, we thought quilts, roosters and big-rimmed hats. There is so much more to the idea of country art, and it is making its way into loft spaces. To understand country loft style simply think of reusing, restoring or reinventing.

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TSA Dumps Porno Airport Scanners. Good Riddance! | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

By June those X-ray-emitting, full-frontal-and-full-backside-exposing airport scanners will be gone, the Transportation Security Administration announced today. The reason: Rapiscan, their maker, can't meet the software

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Department of Homeland Security advises computer users to disable Java

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) No, we are not talking about coffee WASHINGTON (AP) ? The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has advised computer users to disable Java.

Floods, Climate Change and the Garden of Eden?

Green Prophet

Are Jordan’s snow and Israel’s floods signs of climate change or are they simply flukes of weather?

Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends: Dramatic Eyes

Eco Chic

Does loving dramatic, edgy makeup and hair styles mean you’re stuck with potentially toxic beauty products that get great results, but might be slowly poisoning you? No way.

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