Dear Future Generations: Sorry. {Video}

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For the Future Generation. {Poem}

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Kim Raver Embraces Environment For Future Generations


Add another actress to the list of sustainable celebrities in Hollywood. Kim Raver of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ is not only passionate about her acting job, but is also zealous for Mother Earth. In an interview with E! Online, Raver revealed how she spreads her love for sustainability. You try to be kind of not in their [.]. Entertainment Environment Film/TV kim raver

Emiratis Fear Dwindling Water Supplies Will Impact Future Generation

Green Prophet

A rising number of Emiratis are concerned about water scarcity and what it could mean for future generations. The survey found that 28% of Emiratis worry that limited natural resources will be a real issue for future generations and 25% of married couples with children in the UAE are concerned that there will be not enough fresh water for their children.

A Powerful Apology to Future Generations: This Video Stopped me in my Tracks.

Elephant Journal

I usually have a lot to say, but no more words are needed here. Watch it now. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Z ADMIN Green Featured Today green save our planet video

The Future of Education: Can We Improve the Life of Future Generations?

Elephant Journal

What is the future of education, and are college degrees even necessary any more? The digital era has transformed society and created a whole new generation of digital savvy people. I can’t even imagine what it would be like growing up now with social media, and so much information at our fingertips. While I think […].

If I Could Speak on Behalf of the Lives of Future Generations.

Elephant Journal

Should we choose to save ourselves from the impending environmental collapse, we will need to be on the same page. Here's my two cents, inspired by the ethos of Biomimicry. Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) decree environment humanity peace on earth United Nations

The Long March: Climate Change Through the Eyes of the Young.

Elephant Journal

Climate change challenges us to think deep into the future and to care for future generations, which we can best do by seeing through the eyes of the young. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today climate change climate ethics climate march future generations

Apathy F#cking Sucks. (Or, Love is the Answer.)

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) apathy change future generations hate kindness love volunteer world Are you afraid you may not know where to start the healing? I feel the same way. You are not alone.

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Secretary Kerry's Solar Surge - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

On Monday President Obama made it crystal clear that his Administration "will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations." It will be tough convincing everyone to make such a radical change, but it is definitely in our future. Compass. « On Heels of Inaugural Address, Sierra Club Announces Coal Retirement Milestone | Main.

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First All-African American Team Climbs Denali

Conservancy Talk

Conservancy Talk sat down with Denali Expedition member Ryan Mitchell to hear about the hike and why he is working build a new and more diverse generation of outdoor enthusiasts and conservationists. In June 2013, for the first time ever, an all-African American team of mountaineers set off to climb Denali (also known as Mount McKinley) in Alaska , the highest peak in North America.

Becoming a Witness to Climate Change

Conservancy Talk

budget cuts are threatening the future of the Observatory. Climate Change Global Warming Science carbon dioxide carbon emissions climate change adapation climate change effects climate change impacts david letterman future generations global warming Hawaii keeling curve m sanjayan mauna loa observatory Nature Conservancy magazine Sanjayan scientist showtime Years of Living Dangerously Sanjayan is the lead scientist for The Nature Conservancy.

A Commitment to Nature: Legacy Club Celebrates 20 Years

Conservancy Talk

These moments in nature bring me such peace and tranquility , and knowing that The Nature Conservancy will continue to protect precious places around the world, in whatever small part due to my bequest, is one of the best gifts I can leave to the next generations.”. If you’re interested in creating a lasting legacy for generations to come, you can join The Legacy Club by sharing with us that you have named the Conservancy in your will or estate plan or by making a life-income gift.

Green Mom: It’s the Little Things

Conservancy Talk

As a mom, and as someone whose outside-of-the-home job has me tuned in to green news, I always wonder (okay, worry) about the next generation. Adaptation Climate Change Conservation Issues Featured Post 1 Green Living Kids future generations green kids green mom kids and nature kids in nature litter little things Megan Sheehan Mothers'' Day Nature Conservancy nature rocks next generation teaching kids It’s a big world out there, but we can all make a difference.

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Father’s Day: Playing with Fire

Conservancy Talk

Featured Post 1 Fire Forests Kids The Nature Conservancy United States children controlled burn father''s day fire ecology fire management fire worker fireworker future generations good fire kids kids and nature longleaf pine megafires piney grove preserve prescribed burn prescribed fire Red-cockaded Woodpecker restoration sam lindblom training Virginia wildfires “Don’t play with fire.”. As kids most of us heard that line.

LWCF Funding: A Hidden Gem in the President’s Budget

Conservancy Talk

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Interior Secretary Jewell Announces Strong Conservation Agenda

Conservancy Talk

It recognizes nature as one of America’s most valuable assets, and reflects the kind of constructive, solution-oriented approach to government decision-making needed to get us to an environmentally sound and prosperous future. I couldn’t agree more with her focus on educating and involving America’s young people in conservation, and I’m proud of our own efforts at the Conservancy to engage younger generations. Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy.

Q&A with Jonathan Lash: Dialogues on the Environment

Conservancy Talk

My generation is leaving a world in a precarious state. Their generation will have to address the problems of global warming, ecosystem destruction, loss of biodiversity and toxification we have created. Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy and author of Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive By Investing in Nature. You can follow Mark on Twitter @MarkTercek and find more of his writing on The Huffington Post.

Dialogues on the Environment: Q&A with Bill McKibben

Conservancy Talk

Ultimately this is a fight between the future, and the fossil fuel industry. We’re doing some good work in this area, from our Nature Works Everywhere education initiative to Leaders in Environmental Action for the Future (LEAF) internship program. Mark Tercek is the president and CEO of The Nature Conservancy. You can follow Mark on Twitter @MarkTercek.

What price will children have to pay for three or four carbon-happy generations?

Green Blog

Lord David Puttnam, ambassador for Unicef UK, asks on BBC’s Green Room what kind of price our children and future generations will have to pay for “the three or four carbon-happy generations that have lived before them?”. They will unquestionably carry the greatest burden – both as children and as future adults – and yet they are the least culpable for its damage.”. Photo credit: Julien Harneis.

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Models for Protecting the Environment for Future Generations

The Green Changemakers

Models for Protecting the Environment for Future Generations Get your own at Scribd or explore others: Education Green [link] HOW TO PROTECT THE FUTURE [Rachel's introduction: As more and more people recognize that humans are ruining the planet as a place suitable for human habitation, a central question comes into focus: how can we protect the future, to assure that our children will have a hospitable planet to live on?

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An Open Letter to the Children I’m Scared to Have.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Family Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today fears For Children future generations healing the world open letter sleep under starsI am so scared that I will fail them. That others will fail them.

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Milestones from the First Earth Day to This One


Earth Day graphic produced by the Kars4Kids car donation program "Responsible vehicle recycling for future generations

Quote of the Day: On the inequity of the tragedy of the commons (and King Kong Bundy)

Environmental Economics

Marco Lambertini, director general of WWF International said: ‘In the space of a single generation, human activity has severely damaged the ocean by catching fish faster than they can reproduce while also destroying their nurseries. Profound changes are needed to ensure abundant ocean life for future generations. ‘We

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Alicia Silverstone Talks Vegan Pregnancy in New Book


Alicia Silverstone’s new book teaches new moms how to pass a healthy vegan lifestyle on to future generations. Read More The post Alicia Silverstone Talks Vegan Pregnancy in New Book appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats Healthy Living Lifestyle News Top News Vegan alicia silverstone

5 Reasons to Make Music with your Family this Holiday Season.

Elephant Journal

Sharing memories of holiday music-making from their past and teaching those songs to future generations can be joyous for both the elderly storytellers and the family members listening. Arts & Culture brain development connection holidays intergenerational music stress relief

Chimps Can Pass Down Knowledge, Culture to Peers


Humans tend to think our ability to build tools and pass down our culture to future generations sets us apart from all other living creatures, but a new study is Read More The post Chimps Can Pass Down Knowledge, Culture to Peers appeared first on Ecorazzi.

A Better Tomorrow, For My Daughter

Elephant Journal

For our daughters and for all future generations of females around the globe. Women around the world are rising, more loudly than ever before, to reclaim their power in the name of equality. And they are being heard. This has been a long time coming. We need this. It took me a long time to […].

A carbon tax in a congressional budget proposal?

Environmental Economics

We can no longer afford to ignore our responsibility to future generations to address climate change before it is irreversible. From the Congressional Progressive Caucus "Back to Work" Budget (I love these Hollywood titles on legislative proposals!): The Back to Work Budget would impose on polluters a $25 per ton price on carbon dioxide (increasing at 5.6% a year), rebating 25% of all revenues as refundable credits to protect low income families.

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The world has two energy problems

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) The rich use too much of it, and the poor have too little. Someone asked: "What's the higher moral imperative preferred? Poverty and reduced living standards commensurate with lower emissions or higher carbon emissions and all the benefits of a modern society?"

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3 global reports on climate change we can’t ignore

Green Prophet

To governments attending Cop25 in Madrid, the eyes of all future generations are upon you. Greta is not going to be happy. Three stark reports on the rising carbon emissions and impacts on global temperatures have been released in the last week.

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The Incredibly Beautiful Bodies of Mothers. {Nudity}

Elephant Journal

The result of Jade's campaign is that women all over the world, of all shapes and sizes are feeling inspired to share images of their own bodies, so that future generations of women can embrace their beauty, rather than hiding it beneath clothes.

"California Officials Assure Residents There Still Plenty Of Other Natural Resources To Waste"

Environmental Economics

Aronow added that if residents did their part and focused on wasting other resources for the time being, then the state’s water table could recover, and future generations of Californians would be able to know the joys of poorly setting up a lawn sprinkler that directs the majority of its water onto the roadway and sidewalk.

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112th Congress Most Anti-Environment Ever

10,000 Birds

Will we leave anything for future generations? The League of Conservation Voters released its scorecard on the members of the 112th Congress of the United States and it is a very depressing read. Link is a PDF.) What is really stark is how horrific Republicans continue to be on the environment. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, supporting Republican candidates means that you are supporting people who apparently hate birds, the environment, and nature.

I like to watch*

Environmental Economics

On Wednesday, June 26, they will explain the results from the model, which is the only model of its kind to look at distributional impacts across current and future generations of people. Growth has it seasons. First comes spring and summer, but then we have fall and winter.

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Would someone please edit this Wikipedia entry?

Environmental Economics

In other words, it is a business that “meets the needs of the present world without compromising the ability of the future generations to meet their own needs.” It From Wikipedia : Sustainable business, or green business, is an enterprise to be that has no negative impact on the global or local environment, community, society, or economy—a business that strives to meet the triple bottom line.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger: climate change is not science fiction

Green (Living) Review

And it is our responsibility to leave this world a better place than we found it, but right now we are failing future generations.”

Greenpeace against Arab world’s first nuclear power plant

Green Prophet

Nawah will generate up to 5,600 megawatts of energy from the 4 units at Barakah, supplying approximately 25% of the UAE’s electricity requirements. The first nuclear energy plant in the United Arab Emirates goes online on the Gulf Coast east of Qatar.

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Natural Living Blog Carnival – Honor the Earth All Year Round

Hug a Tree with Me

We only have this one earth to walk upon, it is up to us to cherish it and preserve it for the future generations. Welcome to the April 2014 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Honor the Earth. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and Crunchy Farm Baby through the Green Moms Network. This month, our members are talking about how they honor the Earth year round.

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Is the special issue a joke too?

Environmental Economics

The traditional understanding of the concept—meeting the needs of present generation without compromising the needs of the future generation—has been found to be concentrated to resource usage and allocation. This email was machine generated

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There is nothing funny about climate change

Environmental Economics

Unless greenhouse-gas emissions are drastically reduced by then, the report concludes, it will be too late to avoid inflicting a grave environmental catastrophe upon future generations. "We Via The Onion : A new report from the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warned Monday that global warming is likely to become completely irreversible if no successful effort is made to slow down the trend before 2006.

We are Abusing Planet Earth.

Elephant Journal

We are abusing mother earth, our home, and the home of our future generations. We are not only abusing our planet, we are causing extreme and unimaginable suffering to billions of living creatures that exist upon it. We are collectively creating a world that is unhealthy and just cannot be sustained. The ironic thing is that our planet is stunning and offers abundance.

150 hurricanes later, these island people can teach us a few things about surviving climate change

Green (Living) Review

And yet the Gullahs and Geechees have found ways to preserve their culture and ways of living for generations. That means, she explained to me in August, that people and businesses (since courts say corporations are people too) must “live in balance with the land and water in such a way that we will be able to sustain life for future generations.”