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Will the Real Humans Please Stand Up

Green Home Blog

Will the Real Humans Please Stand Up. One of the most amazing developments of this century is entire nations stepping forward and enacting laws which protect Nature.

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Ehden, Lebanon’s northern paradise

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Adventure Touring | Why go to Lebanon? Let me count the ways. Start with the spirit and optimism of the Lebanese, despite a recent history that’s horrible beyond imagining. Or Lebanon’s seven millenia of history. Then there’s its fantastic street food, from silken hummus drizzled in rich olive oil to tangy stuffed grape [.] Ehden, Lebanon’s northern paradise is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Trash Talk in the Middle East- Interview with Salman Zafar

Green Prophet

We speak to waste management expert Salman Zafar about the region’s mounting trash problem and why it’s outpacing all efforts to deal with it. A recent report by the World Bank predicts that by 2025 , city dwellers could produce as much as 2.2

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Spirit Bears, Salmon, and Tar Sands Oil Don't Mix - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

(Photo: Elisabeth Keating) After a spectacular six-day journey through whale, wolf, and sea lion habitat, the schooner that brought me here, Maple Leaf, is anchored off Gribbell Island. Gribbell is one of two islands in B.C.& 's

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McDonald’s Mural Vandalized with Vegan Graffiti


Vandals painted over the character mural in block letters with the word, "VEGAN." Read More The post McDonald’s Mural Vandalized with Vegan Graffiti appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

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6 Reasons to Leave Meat Off Your Plate this Thanksgiving


It's a shame that the Thanksgiving holiday is married to the act of eating meat (usually turkey or ham) in the minds of millions of Americans. Read More The post 6 Reasons to Leave Meat Off Your Plate this Thanksgiving appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Featured News Vegan Vegetarian

Recipe: Apples and Pineapples Probiotic Drink

Hug a Tree with Me

Probiotics are good bacteria that help to maintain the intestinal flora. These good bacteria strengthen the digestive system as well as the entire immune system. They help to prevent the growth of infections such as skin infections, yeast infections and urinary tract infections.

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Zaha Hadid’s Immense Galaxy SOHO Complex Takes LEED Silver

Green Prophet

One of the most recognizable and untamable architects on earth, Iraqi Zaha Hadid is celebrating two grand openings of her creations this week, including the Galaxy SOHO commercial and retail complex in Beijing, China.

One Big Step Closer to Ending Mountaintop Removal - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

Wv mtr site 4. One of Appalachia's biggest coal companies is getting out of the mountaintop removal business. In a landmark announcement, Patriot Coal, one of Appalachia's three largest mountaintop removal companies

Of Runners and Carrier Pigeons

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Few people today are aware of the importance – vital importance, in fact – of carrier pigeons to winning the war against the Nazis.

Kesha Is Starting a Faux Fur Fashion Line


Humane Society International's Global Ambassador, Kesha, talked to The Sun about her involvement with the charity and her thoughts on fur. Read More The post Kesha Is Starting a Faux Fur Fashion Line appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Fashion News Top News kesha

The World’s Coolest Beekeeper’s Helper is a Donkey in Brazil

Green Prophet

It might seem like I haven’t picked up an atlas in a while, since Green Prophet is devoted to Middle Eastern issues, but this story from Treehugger about a Brazilian beekeeper and his appropriately-suited helper was just too sweet not to share.

Carbon tax drama: act 1

Environmental Economics

The setup: A senior Treasury Department official said Tuesday that the Obama administration could back carbon taxes as part of a wider fiscal reform deal, but with a big caveat: Republicans would have to show that they want to play ball. “If If this is going to be an issue that is part of discussions, there will have to be some interest shown by Republicans if we are going to make any progress,” Gilbert E.

The green roof

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) A green roof, or living roof, can aid to regulate the temperature of a house or building by keeping it cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. In essence one could even graze some goats on them as goats can indeed climb ladders being quite agile.

Paul McCartney Urges Turkey-less Thanksgiving


Paul McCartney stars in a new Thanksgiving ad for PETA – and as you would expect, it’s all about saving the birds. ”Say No, Thanks to Turkey,” the ad says. “Go Read More The post Paul McCartney Urges Turkey-less Thanksgiving appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Featured News Vegan paul mccartney

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Proposed Tel Aviv SkyTran Project is “Up in the Air”

Green Prophet

Situated above the treeline, SkyTran commuter pods will not interfere with normal traffic: Photo illustration by NASA/SkyTran. Developing economical and green urban transit systems have not been easy.

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iMiEV: Expressing Your Eco-Self with Mitsubishi’s Electric Car

Green Living Ideas

I know, I know, people talk about electric hybrids quite often. The iMiEV , however, has no gas tank. That’s right, this baby runs solely on electricity. It’s an eco step up from a hybrid. I was given the chance to cruise around town in the i-MiEV for a few days here in Phoenix.

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The Slug Bell revisited

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In 2011 I reviewed this garden “gadget” and found that it not really worked for me and that despite the fact that the slug pellets used were regularly refreshed. However, in spite of that I gave it another try in 2012 during the wettest drought in history. I do believe now that the area I tried to protect from slugs and snails with the slug bell in 2011 may have been far too large for just one bell.

Los Angeles Adopts Meatless Mondays


Meatless Monday, the campaign to get people to reduce their meat consumption, has a new friend. Read More The post Los Angeles Adopts Meatless Mondays appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Featured News Vegetarian

Morocco is Building a Mega “Green City” Named After King Mohammed VI

Green Prophet

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI recently visited the site of Mohammed VI Green City, a future “eco” development being built just outside of Benguerir – one of the largest phosphate producing areas in the country.

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Bike Tires That Don't Need Air


Britek Tyre and Rubber has been developing an airless tire. This gets rid of the hassles of those flat tyres but also has the added benefit of converting stored energy into forward movement.

Waitrose closes loop by powering beer production with food waste

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Waitrose has announced it will use food waste from its new shop in Ipswich to power the production of beer which it will then stock on its shelves. The food retailer will have its left over food waste taken to the Adnams anaerobic digestion plant to be converted into gas for insertion into the national grid. The gas will then be used to power the production of beer which will be stocked at the new shop.

Lea Michele Helped Cory Monteith Lose Weight with Vegan Diet


“Glee” star Lea Michele knew just what to do when boyfriend and costar Cory Monteith put on some extra pounds. According to sources, the actress convinced him to cut out Read More The post Lea Michele Helped Cory Monteith Lose Weight with Vegan Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan cory monteith lea michele

An Organic Farm Springs Up in Sinai

Green Prophet

The Wadi Marawan Organic Farm is a new project by the ‘Best Friends Safari’ which guides tour groups in Egypt. Located at the terraces of Panorama Mountain Camp, the Wadi Marawan Organic Farm is veritable paradise in the middle of the Sinai Peninsula. Over 4,000 sq.

Top 5 Tips for a Sustainable Thanksgiving Feast

The Go Green Blog

Thanksgiving is a great time to remember the things we are thankful for and to appreciate the world around us. This year thanks Mother Earth by preparing a locally-sourced holiday meal.

Unilever challenges UK households to waste less and save more

Green (Living) Review

Unilever uses new research to understand barriers to reducing food waste and help consumers to live more sustainably by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Unilever has launched a nationwide consumer challenge to help UK families lead more sustainable lifestyles and save money on household bills, it was announced recently.

Oprah Plunges into Organic Food and Beauty Business


Billionaire Oprah Winfrey planning to launch organic business providing all types of food and beauty products. Read More The post Oprah Plunges into Organic Food and Beauty Business appeared first on Ecorazzi. Healthy Living Lifestyle News Top News oprah oprah winfrey

Shale Gas and The Ugly Truth: It is NOT Green(er)

Green Prophet

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The Wildlife Conservation Stamp: An Additional Income Stream for Our National Wildlife Refuges

10,000 Birds

President Obama has added 10 new refuges in his first term.

Poverty is a state of mind.

Green (Living) Review

but also the parent of revolution and crime by Michael Smith (Veshengro) While this may sound rather flippant it is true to some extent for, more often than not, those that we in the West regard as being poor are richer in so many other things. Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime” stated Aristotle and, to some extent, he does have a point also in this as, it would appear, poverty has lead to revolution and to crime in many of our civilized nations.

WATCH: Kaley Cuoco in New ‘I Love My Pit Bull’ PSA


The Big Bang Theory' star, Kaley Cuoco, hasn't been shy about telling the world she's a pit bull advocate. Read More The post WATCH: Kaley Cuoco in New ‘I Love My Pit Bull’ PSA appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News Video kaley cuoco

Expect Worst Climate Change Scenario, Researchers Warn

Green Prophet

Review of Kylie Minogue Album "The Abbey Road Sessions"

Hug a Tree with Me

I have always been a big fan of Kylie Minogue since the first release of her 80’s hit Locomotion (oh no, I am showing my age, aren't I). She has managed to re-invent herself over and over again in the sometimes tough as nails music industry. Her sound is just as ageless as her beauty.

BRITA launches new Fill&Go Water Filter Bottle for ultimate hydration on the go

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) BRITA has recently announced the launch of the new premium and stylish ‘Fill&Go’ Water Filter Bottle, offering BRITA water lovers great tasting filtered water when they are on the go.