Bitcoin's impact on the Planet

Green (Living) Review

And, what is important as far as the Planet and climate change are concerned is that most of this electricity is generated using non-renewable fossil fuel. percent of global electricity consumption.

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The 'One Planet' Life – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The ''One Planet'' Life A Blueprint for Low Impact Development by David Thorpe published by Routledge (part of Taylor and Francis) November 13, 2014. " The One Planet Council , of which David is a patron along with Jane Davidson, is behind this title.

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Impact Journalism Day: Global Indigenous youth taking the planet in their hands

Green (Living) Review

t was 2009 and a severe storm had battered Kingscliff, her home on the east coast of Australia. Several metres of beach and dune disappeared, while cranes were needed to shift whole buildings back to save them from the water's edge.

2016 149

The way to save the planet: shrink the economy

Green (Living) Review

carbon emissions between 2007 and 2013 was due primarily to the growth in fracking ( "When Human Consumption Slows, Planet Earth Can Heal" ). Earth economy PlanetThe oil and gas industry claims that the 11 percent drop in reported U.S.

A Lung Scan for the Planet: A New Global Forest Change Interactive Map

Nature Conservancy - Science

The new interactive Global Forest Change Map could change the way we conserve forests. The new interactive Global Forest Change Map promises not only information but inspiration. The Global Forest Change Map contradicts this, detecting a net loss of 400,000 hectares per year.

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But will the planet notice?

Environmental Economics

Kristen Wiig's Global Warming Solution from Kristen Wiig What will Gernot say about this one?

Planet 157

New Global Warming Report confirms we are Running out of Time.

Elephant Journal

Bicycle Conscious Consumerism Ecofashion Enlightened Society Green climate change elected officials emissions energy sources extreme heat flooding global warming ipcc planet take action trump voteThe saddest part of what will come is that we have the power to act and to make changes—and we have simply chosen not to.

2018 72

Could global warming trigger new ice age?

Green Prophet

The Wrath of global in arid regions like the Middle East is a major issue affecting present day life on earth. Scientists who study global climate patterns are now talking about the possibility of global cooling, and they have written about local cooling on Forbes.

Global 106

Destroying the Planet for Beef

Green Prophet

Even Forbes wrote in a recent report that cutting back on meat is one of the fastest ways we can slash our carbon emissions and slow down the pace of global warming. billion of them on the planet.

Planet 108

A warmer world may bring more local, less global, temperature variability

Green (Living) Review

These local changes could occur even though Earth’s global mean surface air temperature (GMST) is likely to become less variable, the study shows. The end result is less variability globally – especially in the high latitudes – but more variability in the tropics.

2017 149

In a New Census, Trees Rule the Planet

Green Prophet

A new type of global census based on the total biomass of different life forms on Earth suggests that much of what we think we know about such questions is based on outdated research, incomplete estimates or simply unfounded anecdotes. What are the most abundant animals on Earth?

2019 85

Saving our food and planet requires bubbles

Green Prophet

Sitting on 5 acres of reforested farmland is Blue Planet Environmental. The core of Blue Planet’s technology is a nano-bubbler. Blue Planet clearly encourages creativity and inventions that can have a wide variety of uses on a global level.

Planet 104

Use wood mulch. save the planet?

Green (Living) Review

" Nitrous oxide emitted from soil accounts for at least half of agriculture emissions that contribute to global warming. New research shows that using wood mulch has a notable effect in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Quick Take: The High Seas Belong to the Planet and Us All

Conservancy Talk

This week could herald the beginning of a new era in Ocean conservation, as negotiations begin at the United Nations in New York for a new legally binding treaty which could cover over half the planet – or in other words, the high seas. See her latest thinking at nature.org/global.

Eat Less Meat and Save The Planet

Green Prophet

Cut your meat consumption by half to combat global warming, urges UN Environment Program. And methane emissions produced by our gigantic beef cattle industries are proved to cause global warming on a scale that not even all the transportation in the world combined does.

How Siberia’s methane craters affect the whole planet

Green Prophet

And while the pockmarked peninsula poses a particular risk to local people, especially considering that industrial plants have been erected on the frozen land that is now melting away, the global community will be affected as well.

Planet 109

Students around the globe will walk out of school Friday to protest for the planet

Green Prophet

Concern over climate change is urgent and admirable, but question remains if it is possible to adopt habits and policies that also provide for sustained growth and prosperity while healing our planet? This truly is ‘The Handbook’ we all need to flourish on our small planet.”.

2019 79

How can we stop global warming?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) When most people ask, “How can we stop global warming?” They are instead asking, “How can we stop global warming without stopping the burning of oil and gas, without stopping the industrial infrastructure, without stopping this omnicidal system?”

Global 149

It’s pretty much Time to Panic: Global Warming & Weather Extremes.

Elephant Journal

The majority of studies carried out shows that global warming causes extreme weather, and human activity is the main cause and contributor. Many of us have noticed that conspiracy theories fly around social media, stating that weather can be man or machine-manipulated, but we only need to take one look at how we collectively abuse the planet to see that mother nature will shift her energy around and try to fix any damage the best way she knows how to if we don't.

2017 70

James Cameron: Eating meat-free to save the planet

Green (Living) Review

It committed the two nations to reducing planet-warming carbon emissions and cemented a first-ever pledge by China to stop its emissions from growing by 2030. “We can just change what we eat,” explains Cameron. Just eat less meat and dairy and your carbon footprint drops way down.” When U.S.

The Carbon Underground: Reversing Global Warming

Green (Living) Review

If humanity wishes to preserve a planet similar to that on which civilization developed and to which life on Earth is adapted, paleoclimate evidence and ongoing climate change suggest that CO2 will need to be reduced from its current levels [398 ppm.]

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How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Global Wilderness Areas in Decline Despite Conservation Targets. 16 Global supply chains can readily soak up the surplus supply, profiting from cheaply produced commodities like palm oil or corn, for example, to fabricate hundreds of profitable products.

2017 106

Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

My hands-on field research has highlighted to me the complexity of global environmental issues. Is global tea production ecologically sustainable? How did you weave in issues such as biodiversity, livelihoods, organic farming, globalization, health, and antioxidants into the book?

2019 53

Global Wind Day

Wind Power Ninja

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is declaring June 15th as “Global Wind Day” to help in the promotion of wind energy all around the planet. In the United States, Global Wind Day comes at a time when the nation is surging forward in wind and renewable energy development,” said AWEA CEO Denise Bode,“but we risk losing this momentum and tens of thousands of jobs if Congress does not adopt a strong national renewable energy standard, or RES.

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Ananda Marga Gurukula - Global Education Network for People and Planet

The Green Changemakers

The Gurukula system of education is the oldest on our planet, tracing its roots back 10,000 years to the time of ancient civilisation and dedicated to the highest ideals of all-round human development: physical, mental and spiritual.

Air pollution means global warming more catastrophic: new research

Green Prophet

For a while now, the scientific community has known that global warming is caused by manmade emissions in the form of greenhouse gases and global cooling by air pollution in the form of aerosols. You don’t really want to breathe in Tehran. The air pollution is so bad.

2019 65

Cleaner Cookstoves for a Cooler Planet

Green Prophet

This shocking statistic puts unsafe cooking nose to nose with HIV/AIDS on the global killing field, with women and children most vulnerable. Cleaning up these emissions may be the fastest, cheapest way to cool the planet.” Nearly 3 billion people lack safe and efficient cooking gear.

Time to eat trees? Change the planet with Agroforestry

Green Prophet

The global community faces unprecedented challenges due to climate change and unsustainable farming and land use practices. Monday, 20 May will serve as the official launch of the International Union of Agroforestry (IUAF), the first global association devoted to furthering the work of agroforestry. Land degradation, social disruption, inequality, depletion of natural capital. these are just some of the issues that need to be addressed, now.

2019 62

Overcoming Global and Local Food Insecurity.

Elephant Journal

It is a sad series of facts that out of the nine billion people on this planet, one billion are undernourished, one in seven is hungry and more than two billion are overweight. The global food system seems to be engineered to create a world of increasing hunger and obesity, while climate change with its severe storms, floods […].

Local 83

Our Insecurities are Destroying the Planet.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Green Health & Wellness anorexia bubble distraction environmental global issues meditation mental health progress separation understandingBeyond the discomfort there is an indescribable relief when we stop putting energy into distracting ourselves from the truth and start looking at what really matters.

2017 63

Global Litter Clean-Up: Why Should We Give a Sh*t?

Elephant Journal

Ah, social media—specifically, Facebook. Some folks really don’t care for it, and I can understand why. We can get so caught up in our phones, gadgets and checking our social networks, rather than staying present and interacting with the people next to us.

Global 108

Can Environmental SF Help Save Our Planet?

The Alien Next Door

Climate change is just one—albeit a global—environmental issue referred to by Doherty. Journalist and climate activist Dan Bloom coined the term Cli-Fi in 2008 to describe literature whose premise is based on some element of climate change and its impact on the planet and on humanity.

Global Citizenship Lesson Plan

The Green Changemakers

This lesson is designed to introduce students to Global Citizenship through the United Nation’s 2030 Agenda of Sustainable Development Goals and by leveraging the Atlantic Council for International Cooperation (ACIC) membership in the Atlantic Provinces.

Istanbul: 500 Youth Activists Gather for Global Power Shift Summit

Green Prophet

The activists, each a leader in their home country, have gathered from 134 nations to attend the Global Power Shift Summit organized by 350.org – the same group responsible for over 20,000 international peaceful demonstrations to date.

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Katerva Picks 8 Global Projects to Save Planet Earth

Green Prophet

“We are pleased to confirm the Katerva Award Category Winners have been identified following rigorous review by our expert panelists,” announces the organization set up to radically change the deteriorating course of planet earth: ” These winners were chosen from a field of very strong candidates after undergoing a year-long nomination and review process involving roughly 500 experts, researchers, business and thought leaders across 50 countries.

2011 56

Heroines for the Planet: Avery Dennison’s Sustainability Leader Helen Sahi

Eco Chic

Heroine for the Planet Helen Sahi, Avery Dennison’s Senior Director of Sustainability. . So when Outerknown wanted to improve their environmental impacts, they turned to Avery Dennison Retail Branding and Information Solutions (RBIS), a global leader in sustainable solutions, to do it.

2019 41

Failure of Trans Pacific Partnership good news for American People and the Planet

Green (Living) Review

The TPP favored the interests of big business over people and the planet. Outgoing US President Obama did say, though, that globalism – and with that, I am sure, he also means those trade deals that are bad fort the Planet and the people – is here to say.

Global Economic Sharing: The Most Important Debate of Our Time?

Green (Living) Review

This conversation is most apparent in the sharing economy movement that has now taken the United States and Western Europe by storm, opening up a new set of questions about how sharing – that most simple human value and ethic – can really serve the needs of all people and the planet.

One Planet Living - a practical solution

Green (Living) Review

At BioRegional they know that One Planet Living is possible. Working with partners they have developed cost effective working examples of sustainable communities and businesses which show One Planet Living in practice.

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When the Planet Replaces the Flag. {Book Excerpt}

Elephant Journal

Global thinking usually requires that we not only think abstractly but that we break the world down into statistics. We do not usually see the rainforests being destroyed, and even when we do, we can only see a part.

Planet 104

Keep Plant Life Diverse to Buffer Against Warming Planet

Green Prophet

While small-scale controlled experiments have provided evidence of the positive relationship between biodiversity and multi-functionality over the years, this study is the first in explicitly evaluating such relationship among real ecosystems at a global scale.

2012 97

U.N. Panel Issues Its Starkest Warning Yet on Global Warming

Green (Living) Review

Despite growing efforts in many countries to tackle the problem, the global situation is becoming more acute as developing countries join the West in burning huge amounts of fossil fuels, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said here on Sunday.

The Global Butterfly Effect

The Green Changemakers

Our global species is at a turning point, the actions and decisions we take collectively over the next few decades will determine the path humanity (and all life on our planet) takes far into the future― towards either greater harmony or chaos, stability or destruction.