Reusable, stackable Exo emergency shelters for Syrians in need

Green Prophet

Cue Exo emergency shelters by Reaction Housing, which has partnered with the Maram Foundation to deliver short-term security to Syrians in need. Design disaster relief Exo Emergency Shelters humanitarian design Maram Foundation Reaction Housing syrian refugees

Elephant Emergency in Chad: Please Help Us Stop the Killing. ~ Via IFAW

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Animal Rights (Diet, Pets, Wildlife) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green WAYLON: Today Only animal cruelty Chad elephant emergency endangered green killing poaching protectI’ve just learned that 86 elephants—33 of them pregnant females—have been gunned down by poachers in the Central African country of Chad. The image above is from a similar slaughter last year.

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How to Emerge from a Customer Service Conflict Unfazed.

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Even though service industry workers can receive terrible treatment during these scenarios, it seems that some don't feel as bothered by it as others. Enlightened Society Non New-Agey Spirituality customer service dealing with clients don't take it personally The Four Agreements

How to Make an Emergency Emotional Rescue Kit.

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I decided a few years ago that I would no longer be a victim to myself and that. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) crystals emotions essential oils healing health wellness magic box mental health rescue kit self love self-care

First Video Footage of Giant Squid in Natural Habitat Emerges

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Today, the Discovery Channel released a few tantalizing Read More The post First Video Footage of Giant Squid in Natural Habitat Emerges appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Emerging From the Rubble After Life Falls Apart.

Elephant Journal

Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought: who is this? This isn’t me. I am not myself anymore. Meditation Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) awareness creatio life phoenix rebirth renewal spirituality

When Kids Become Teens: an Emergency Manual for Parents.

Elephant Journal

I remember when they were little. The the hardest it got was sleepless nights, a bit of vomit, juggling three kids, a trolley and a supermarket. But it just was one great adventure: we laughed, we played and we created memories. I loved those days.

Depression: Medical Diagnosis or Spiritual Emergency?

Elephant Journal

The use of medication without therapy that includes a spiritual component merely suppresses symptoms and. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) anxiety depression healing spirituality surrender

Global Land Grabs: Benefits, Emerging Dangers, and Growing Anxieties

Green Prophet

Who’s grabbing land at the fastest rate? An Arab country is among the top 3. The target: Africa. The issue of land grabbing by Gulf countries for food security purposes has been in the news (including Green Prophet) for some years now, but the trend for large-scale acquisitions is accelerating.

Now Showing: the Norovirus!

Green Home Blog

Norovirus aside, global warming is also driving the emergence and spread of disease vectors – up to 398 of them in the past decade alone, according to a group of experts reporting at the Global Health Conference at the University of Washington in September of 2010.

Details Emerge of Saudi’s $109 Billion Solar Plan

Green Prophet

Some of the fine print details have now emerged from CSP Today. Saudi Arabia could be running one third of the planet’s CSP plants by 2030. With the recent announcement of the most ambitious solar plan in the world, solar developers are now headed to the oil-rich Kingdom to help make it happen.

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Local Wind Energy Industry Emerges In Turkey

Green Prophet

Turkey has used wind energy for more than ten years now, but never from locally developed and produced wind turbines. That’s about to change.

Is the post-fossil fuel economy already emerging?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It is often said that cultural shifts only become clearly evident with hindsight. Thus I ask as to whether it is possible that the post-fossil fuel era has already begun? Indeed, for all the talk of insurmountable challenges and very real crises?both both ecological and economic in nature – there are also promising signs of a shift in how our global culture operates.

Solar Cooker is a solution for emergency

EcoFriend

The creator has planned the solar-powered cooker for emergency situations. The National Taiwan University of Science & Technology researcher has specially designed the solar cooker to address emergency situations.

Urgent: Here’s How We Can Help Nepal Right Now.

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON: Today Only charities crisis disaster donate earthquake emerency emergency relief Nepal responseThere is something we can do let's reach out right now.

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Refugee architecture earns an exhibit in a NYC museum

Green Prophet

Entitled “Insecurities: Tracing Displacement and Shelter”, the show looks at emergency housing in contemporary crisis zones. The show distinguishes short-term emergency shelters from long-term refugee housing.

Ashton Kutcher Buys $4k In Emergency Supplies, Plans For Apocalypse

Eccorazzi

Apparently the 32-year-old bought emergency blankets, hand-powered radios, flashlights, ready-to-eat food, and a lot of emergency water rations. Okay, do A-list celebs know something that we don’t?

Solarator launched to meet emergency power requirements

EcoFriend

The 600W trailer mounted system provides an answer for emergency power requirements and rural locales. This is claimed to be the country’s first such indigenously built device, which will go a long way in offering emergency situations a clean and green alternative to power generation. Normally, power requirements for emergency situations are fulfilled by using portable diesel fueled generators.

Ikea rolls out 10,000 flat-pack refugee shelters

Green Prophet

IKEA and UNHCR (the United Nations High Commission for Refugees) emerged from two years of research with a prototype shelter suitable for refugee families anywhere. You can see ten other contemporary design solutions for emergency housing – link here.

Cicadas Emerge After 13 Years Underground

Eccorazzi

If you live in Tennessee, Alabama, or Georgia, you may already be aware of the fact that it’s cicada time, as the bugs emerge in droves to prepare for their mating season. Remember 1998? The year before we were all going to party like it’s 1999?

China To Benefit From Emerging Global Electric Vehicle Demand, Though Challenges Remain

Green (Living) Review

BEIJING, CHINA, April 2011 : Driven by four global megatrends—reducing CO2 emissions, oil concerns, growing congestion, and rapid technology advances—countries worldwide are focusing strongly on vehicle electrification with China emerging as an important test-bed for innovation, according to a new study financed by the World Bank. New business models needed: New business models are likely to emerge for car batteries, including for used batteries.

Breaking: Parisians Show Humanity While Their City is Under Attack.

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Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Europe Featured Columnists WAYLON: Today Only #PorteOuverte ISIS Paris attacks state of emergency terrorist attacks

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New Police Non-Emergency Number in UK

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In 2011 the police services in many areas in Britain have gone over to a new non-emergency telephone number, namely 101. One can but hope that the police services get this sorted out and also that they leave the old, often 0845, non-emergency number in place as an option. The verdict so far of the 101 non-emergency number for the Police can be but one of “must try better”. Police 101 Police Non-Emergency Number 101 Police

Extreme “grey swan” hurricanes heading to Dubai (and Tampa!)

Green Prophet

” And, for the rapidly growing Arab Gulf cities, this is the main message emerging from their modeling. Cities emergency preparedness extreme weather grey swan hurricanes storm surge superstorms

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Egypt Declares a State of Emergency Following Oil Spill

Green Prophet

“The Mega Leisure Destination on the Red Sea” has sprung an oily leak so serious that the Egyptian authorities have declared a state of emergency, according to Almasry Alyoum. Authorities are still working on the spill, among numerous other emergencies. :: Al Masry Al Youm.

Lebanese inventor makes “alive” app for war-torn regions

Green Prophet

Lifestyle emergency communication internet apps natural disasters smartphone apps “I’m alive.” ” I’ve made that call, maybe you have too. That surreal statement instantly erases panic in whomever’s on the other end of the line. It reconstructs a momentarily unglued world.

Buildings-in-a-Bag Can Instantly Aid Middle East Refugees

Green Prophet

They come in two sizes, 25 m2 and 54m2, and ship easily, making them perfect solutions for disaster relief or emergency operations. Architecture & Urban concrete disaster relief emergency housing refugees sustainable building Syria

Emergence. ~ Andrea Charpentier {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Emergence: In philosophy, systems theory, science, and art, emergence is the way complex systems and patterns arise out of a multiplicity of relatively simple interactions.

Natural emergency preparedness

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Sunvival.com is a resource that provides tools and information on environmentally friendly long term emergency preparedness - get a 10% discount coupon code for their entire range of goods

SAVE:US emergency downlight system helps rescue people post disasters

EcoFriend

The SAVE:US emergency downlight system is one such device which should help those stuck in skyscrapers immensely. SAVE US emergency downlight system. SAVE US emergency downlight system. SAVE US emergency downlight system.

Will Building Catastophes Make Smarter Occupants?

Green Prophet

But what guides human behavior in a building emergency? Do you know how to use an emergency fire extinguisher or firehose? Architecture & Urban Bahrain Beirut building safety emergency egress fire safety Lebanon life safety Trade Towers

Mark Ruffalo and Friends Supply Emergency Water to PA Fracking Victims

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Mark Ruffalo and a host of other celebrities are about to help some Pennsylvania fracking victims get clean water again. Dimock, PA residents have been without clean drinking water since 2008 when the gas drilling method known as fracking contaminated the water with chemicals, flammable gas and radioactive materials. Sounds yummy, right? The disaster was [.]. Causes Events News People mark ruffalo

The Long Emergency

Green (Living) Review

These and other skills also, aside from saving you money, and that already before any such emergency strikes, they can also bring in money for you or be ways of bartering for things you need and want but cannot produce yourself. The 2008/2009 economic-financial crisis by Michael Smith (Veshengro) If anyone thinks this is going to get fixed fast I would suggest a good rethink, and that includes the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the UK.

I see a pattern emerging

Environmental Economics

USA Today : From gas-mileage standards to tax breaks for windmills, public support for "green" energy measures to tackle global warming has dropped significantly in the past two years, particularly among Republicans, a new poll suggests. Majorities still favor most such tax breaks or restrictions on industry, finds the Stanford University poll to be released today. It shows 65% support gas-mileage standards and 73% support tax breaks for wind and solar power.

Destruction along the California Coast: State of Emergency Declared.

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Nuclear Emergency at Most Contaminated Site in the Country: What we Know & What we Don’t.

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Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Green WAYLON: Today Only contamination Department of Energy enlightened society Hilton Site news or Portland, OR radiation Seattle tunnel collapse Washington State nuclear emergencyThe Hanford Site is generally considered to be the most contaminated nuclear site in the country.

Green Emergency Preparedness

Eco Friendly Daily

It’s times like these when you realize that taking the time to develop an emergency preparedness plan and gather surplus supplies was a worthwhile task to accomplish. Green Tips eco-friendly emergency preparedness Winter storms moved through the Midwest to the Northeast of the U.S.

A Beautiful Thing Happened when I Stopped Trying to Hide my Pain.

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Funny Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today asking for help back surgery being a good friend being vulnerable chronic pain comfort depression emergency EMTs ER friends kindness pain social anxiety suffering surgery teacher trauma vulnerabilitySince I live alone and am reticent to let people see my pain, be it physical or emotional, I pondered the most dignified way I could get to the.

Land, Co-ops, Compost: A Local Food Economy Emerges in Boston's Poorest Neighborhoods

Green (Living) Review

Today, City Growers is part of an emerging network of urban food enterprises in Roxbury and neighboring Dorchester. From kitchens that buy and sell locally grown food, to a waste co-op that will return compost to the land, new enterprises are building an integrated food network.

Land, Co-ops, Compost: A Local Food Economy Emerges in Boston's Poorest Neighborhoods

Green (Living) Review

Today, City Growers is part of an emerging network of urban food enterprises in Roxbury and neighboring Dorchester. From kitchens that buy and sell locally grown food, to a waste co-op that will return compost to the land, new enterprises are building an integrated food network.