National Geographic launches Birding TV Show

10,000 Birds

Ok, so I’m unashamedly promoting my new show on National Geographic WILD in this post. It offers a fantastic insight into the lives of Harris’s Hawks , the Sonoran Desert and its creatures. Please see below for more details.

5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom

Green Home Blog

5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom. Green your bed! It’s easy to overlook the bedroom when you’re trying to go green – what’s the point if you’re asleep in there the whole time anyway?

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Dubai: finding green in the desert, part 1

Green Traveler Guides

| The City-State Story | I’m in Dubai, or at least that’s what my brain on red-eye time says. Even sleep starved, I can see that this airport where I now find myself—in the United Arab Emirates’ city-state version of Las Vegas—is swank beyond belief. Flashes of men in elegant white kandura robes, guthra headscarves [.] Dubai: finding green in the desert, part 1 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Elders Say Student Can Continue to Live in His Teepee on Raft

Green Earth Journey

Check out a couple versions of the story with these links; [link] [link] [link

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Carbon Omission

Wend Magazine

And of course, before the was “OAL” there was “Clean Coal” It’s unfortunate that Big Coal has Big Cash to peddle Big BS to further delay little wind, solar, tidal, and geothermal. More on Big Coal BS. From Coal Tattoo: Coal PR firm set up state’s anti-Obama meetings.

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15 Vegan Superfoods You Should Be Eating Right Now


Superfoods provide a host of benefits, while at the same time having very few negative side effects. Read More. Eats Featured Healthy Living News Vegan dr. oz

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Getting Rid of Ants the Eco Friendly Way

Green Furniture Home Design

Spring and summer are the favorite months of ants. These are common household pests that can multiply in large numbers and be a serious threat to your home. Ants are drawn in by the warmth of the home as well as any type of food that may be laying around. There are numerous ways to get rid of ants in an Eco friendly manner. This not only saves you money but they are also considered greatly effective. The following natural ways to get rid of ants have worked for me understandably.

Giveaway of The Party Works SpongeBob Themed Party Pack, ends 7/20

Hug a Tree with Me

As the years go by I see no slowdown in Jordan (my daughter) adorable obsession with SpongeBob. It was no surprise to anyone when she dressed up as the yellow sponge for Halloween or that almost everything on her Christmas wish list starts with SB.

Lest we Forget – BP Oil Spill 2010

10,000 Birds

This week marks the 2-year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico. On April 20th 2010, the world received news that eleven men working on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig died in an explosion on the BP-operated Macondo Prospect.

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A Guide to Green Flooring

Green Home Blog

A Guide to Green Flooring. Floors are a major component of many renovation projects: the right carpet, tile, or wood can brighten up a room and make it feel like home. But how do you decide on the safest choice for you and your family?

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Beirut, Lebanon: eating organic & slow

Green Traveler Guides

| A Green Revolution | Come to Beirut. Come for more than 5,000 years of history—even more when you include the ancient city of Byblos (an area known today as Jubayl), home to the seafaring Phoenicians and perhaps the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world.

Entire nation of Kiribati to be relocated over rising sea level threat

Green Earth Journey

In what could be the world's first climate-induced migration of modern times, Anote Tong, the Kiribati president, said he was in talks with Fiji's military government to buy up to 5,000 acres of freehold land on which his countrymen could be housed. Some of Kiribati's 32 pancake-flat coral atolls, which straddle the equator over 1,350,000 square miles of ocean, are already disappearing beneath the waves.

Greenpeace Attempts to get Asthmazon.com, Macrosoot, and iSmog to Quit Coal

Wend Magazine

3 cartoons for the price of none! Scroll down for all 3 cartoons: Take Action! Apple, Amazon and Microsoft all use asthma-inducing, climate destroying coal to power the “cloud” that stores your emails, photos, music and videos.

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Hatem Yavuz is the King of Seal Killers

Green Prophet

Hatem Yavuz buys the pelts of every one of the 86,000 seal pups that are slaughtered every year in Namibia. Every year in Namibia, 86,000 Cape Fur Seal pups are butchered to death and only one man has the contract to turn their fur into so-called fashionable apparel.

99% Spring Has Sprung: Shareholder Actions Underway Across the.

PR Watch

Share/Save Share this. The Peoples shareholders This spring, in coordinated actions across the country, retirees who lost their pensions, families whose homes are underwater, students with impossible debt, the unemployed

Study rules out stupidity as a cause of disbelief in climate science*

Environmental Economics

And the Yale research published today reveals that if Americans knew more basic science and were more proficient in technical reasoning it would still result in a gap between public and scientific consensus. Indeed, as members of the public become more science literate and numerate, the study found, individuals belonging to opposing cultural groups become even more divided on the risks that climate change poses.

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10 Awesome Environmental Ads


Clean water, clean air, protecting nature and preserving the land we enjoy are the goals of environmental campaigns. Here are our picks for top 10 environmental ads from Greenpeace, WWF, and many more. Read More. Causes Environment Featured News

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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Healthiest Chocolate Ever: Organic, Raw, Vegan, Sugar-Free, Soy-Free & Gluten-Free!

Eco-Vegan Girl

Yes, the title is true. I have discovered the healthiest and most eco-friendly chocolate ever!!! Oh, and it's DELICIOUS too. Really, the best way for you to understand how excited I am about finding this is to watch the following video, but there's a little text below it if you can't/don't want to.

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The Gap Between Wildlife and the Animal Rights Movement

10,000 Birds

Excuse the sudden and random departure from the typical self-aggrandizing and narcissistic ornithophilic content. That will return next month. Today I’m exploring a couple questions that have been bouncing in my head for a while…I’d love to hear your thoughts…I’m not calling into question animal rights, just the focus of the movement. – The Great Ornithologist Felonious Jive Animal rights.

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have

Green Home Blog

8 Green Items Every Home Should Have. Greening your home can be a daunting process. With all the options out there for reducing waste, boosting efficiency, and getting rid of toxins, it can be hard to know where to start.

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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.

Chewing Gum And The Environment

Green Living Tips

Chewing gum? You could well be chewing fossil fuel. Cutting back on chewing or. bubble gum, or being especially careful of how you dispose of it, is just one of. the many little things we can do to reduce our environmental impact

Storm-Proof Shells

Wend Magazine

Whether you are on a local trail, skiing in the backcountry or scaling peaks you are going to want a shell that is completely waterproof – no exceptions, no excuses, because when a storm moves in it’s the only thing between you and a shivering hypothermic disaster.

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Markus Kayser’s 3D Solar Sinter Prints on Sand – Could Replace Concrete

Green Prophet

Sweat and Sahara sand had forced my eyes closed so that, even as I stood in front of one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, I saw nothing. My eyelids were a back-lit sandy-orange in the sun’s glare.

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Reed Elsevier Joins Mass Exodus From ALEC | PR Watch

PR Watch

Share/Save Share this. ALEC Exposed logo Reed Elsevier joins a mass corporate exodus from the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), bringing the total number of corporations that have cut ties with the

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Whither t = 1.92?

Environmental Economics

There are a couple of interesting posts at Economist's View and Marginal Revolution about publication bias in political science and economics journals.

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Poland Bans GE Corn, Monsanto Buys Bee Research Firm


Monsanto's genetically engineered corn has been officially banned from use in Poland after beekeepers showcased a link leading from Monsanto's seeds to the deaths of honeybees. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News

How to Save a Little Green by Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

Here are a few ways to not only go green but save green! saving energy saving money saving water go green save money going green green lifestyle how to go green save energy save money sustainable living

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Living Large in Small Houses

Sightline Daily

A Jay Shafer tiny home. Flickr: nicolas.boullosa. My husband and I think we’ve found a way to pay off our mortgage early, without taking on an extra job or working nights. We’ve decided to construct a rental unit—a “mother-in-law suite”—within our home.

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The Bee-eaters of Africa

10,000 Birds

The wonderful family Meropidae contains 27 dazzling species, of which Africa is endowed with no less than 20 species, the balance occurring across Asia and with one as far afield as Australia.

Giving Season – Oysters and Boots

Green Home Blog

Giving Season – Oysters and Boots. Now is the time that the locked doors of many hearts creak or swing open with great avail.

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Dubai’s Al Maha Resort: green in the desert, part 2

Green Traveler Guides

| Luxury Fit For a Green Sheikh | The towering skyscrapers of Dubai disappear behind me in a haze. The air smells and tastes of sand, even as the taxi whisks past a new cricket field whose emerald turf is in shocking contrast to the dun surroundings. We have far to go, and we’re flying [.] Dubai’s Al Maha Resort: green in the desert, part 2 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

How Are You Telling Your Story? Part 1: Viewpoint

The Alien Next Door

The story’s viewpoint can be told from several perspectives and which one you choose can be critical to how your story comes across. Different stories lend themselves to different narrative styles and point of views (POVs).

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