Meet the Newest Eco-Shoe—Made from Algae!? {Partner}

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism Ecofashion Featured Events Green algae shoes Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) green shoes vivobarefootI've been a fan of VIVO, as I like to call it, for a few years now. They are super soft, lightweight, and the closest thing you're going to get to being barefoot in a shoe form.

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Meet the Mad Men for urban and small-scale farmers

Green Prophet

Burton (pictured below) found out the hard way, but after a decade of growing hyper-local greens for Texans has nailed the packaging, email lists, and is growing a booming business out of Paris, Texas called the Victory Lunch Club. Green Tech and Gadgets

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Meet the Ocellated Turkey

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meet the ocellated turkey. Opinions expressed on Cool Green Science and in any corresponding comments are the personal opinions of the original authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Nature Conservancy. An ocellated turkey male.

Grow fresh food in the middle of Manhattan? Meet Henry

Green Prophet

“I like to look at the whole spectrum of urban agriculture with my clients from soil-based to hydroponics and high tech vertical farms,” Henry tells Green Prophet.

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A Guide to Green Flooring

Green Home Blog

A Guide to Green Flooring. And no matter what kind of carpet you chose, keep it clean with a green carpet shampoo and regular steam cleaning to help control allergens.

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Meet the Elephant Conservation Heroes of the Congo Basin.

Elephant Journal

Z ADMIN Green Featured Today Z Arts & Culture Today Only. Sidonie, one of Cameroon’s first female eco-guards, is kinda my hero: Adventure Enlightened Society Right Livelihood Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only. Africa congo elephant poaching mariah wilson Silent Forests

Move Over, Turkey: Meet the World’s Other Bald, Be-wattled Birds

Nature Conservancy - Science

It’s only when you get up-close to a spoonbill that you realize it has a bald, green-and-yellow head and beady red eyes. Its plumage is more impressive than it’s northern cousin, with iridescent green and purple tail feathers tipped in gold. Have you every actually looked at a turkey?

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Joleah Lamb

Nature Conservancy - Science

Opinions expressed on Cool Green Science and in any corresponding comments are the personal opinions of the original authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Nature Conservancy. . Joleah Lamb, NatureNet Science Fellow. Photo courtesy of Joleah Lamb.

Living Shorelines: The Space Where Engineering Meets Science

Nature Conservancy - Science

Using hybrid green infrastructure solutions that are built to last while reducing wave energy, the project encourages marsh regrowth and beach stability, while providing sea life habitat.

Meet the teen eco-rapper headed to COP21!

Green Prophet

The elder Martinez began his green activism when he was six years old. Colorado-raised eco-activist and rapper Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is a powerful voice in the youth-led climate movement.

Visit Israel’s Agritech and meet flux – for feeding the world on drought

Green Prophet

Meet this startup at Israel’s agricultural world expo of the year April 28 to 30. flux creates an operating system to power vertical, smart farms everywhere.

A Better Way to Meet America’s Needs: Invest in Nature

Conservancy Talk

Cities like Philadelphia, Washington, DC and Detroit are reducing the need for costly upgrades to their stormwater and sewer systems by planting trees, creating more open space, and installing other innovative forms of “green infrastructure” to absorb stormwater.

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Can Gray Infrastructure Be Green?

Conservancy Talk

At the same time, the New Climate Economy Report estimates that we will need an additional US$90 trillion in infrastructure investments in the next 30 years to meet basic human needs and achieve the Sustainable Development goals. Renowned biologist, philosopher and naturalist Edward O.

Meet the Green Man, The Original Eco-Warrior.

Elephant Journal

Green Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Z ADMIN Green Featured Today ecology Green Man nature nature deficit disorder Old World peganBearded and inherently masculine, he models a different kind of manhood and strength, one that is based on.

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Michael Pennino

Nature Conservancy - Science

It’s a thought both sobering and fascinating for Pennino who is at Princeton University , focusing his NatureNet Fellowship on how people can improve urban quality of life with green infrastructure. Can Green Infrastructure Improve Water Quality and Quality of Life Simultaneously?

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Meet the 2014 NatureNet Science Fellows

Nature Conservancy - Science

Project: Improve global sustainability by developing green nanotechnology-based solutions for pressing environmental challenges, including energy production and water treatment. We will report on the progress of the fellows’ projects here on Cool Green Science.

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Hong Kong: stay smart, stay green

Green Traveler Guides

Home About What and who we are Staff Awards Press Tips Why travel green Green traveler’s to do’s Carbon Offsets Travel secrets of frequent fliers Buy Deals Photos Wine Green wine: what is it? Genuinely green accommodations are. Real green or green-washed?

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Mingliang Zhang

Nature Conservancy - Science

Our world faces unprecedented demands for food, water and energy — and meeting these demands without exacerbating climate change and degrading natural systems is the human challenge of our generation. Around the world, 1.2 billion people lack access to clean drinking water. Devan King.

Molecular Science Meets Muddy Boots Ecology in Kenya

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows: Tyler Kartzinel. Meet More NatureNet Fellows. Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Wilfred Odadi. Forensic analysis of animal dung.

Escape to green Goa

Green Traveler Guides

I f your notion is going to Goa for a short green vacation, be forewarned: it’s the Hotel California of India —you may never leave. Sleeping green. Taj Exotica: Goan green luxe. Where does a green traveler sleep? Escape to green Goa is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Green New Year’s Resolution #1 – Exercise More

Green Home Blog

If you do it right, this year you can turn your New Year’s resolution to workout into an exercise in going green. Whether you’re just getting started or want to change up an old routine, the best way to green your workout is to head outside. Even better, look for local running or biking clubs that will help you meet new workout buddies and stay focused. Don’t forget to green your workout gear, too. Green your workout gear.

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Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Daniel Karp

Nature Conservancy - Science

Opinions expressed on Cool Green Science and in any corresponding comments are the personal opinions of the original authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Nature Conservancy. NatureNet Science Fellow Daniel Karp. Photo courtesy of D.

Camera Traps, Reef Restoration & Satellite Imagery: Meet the 2015 Science Impact Project Class

Nature Conservancy - Science

Read previews of their projects below, and stay tuned for in-depth coverage on Cool Green Science in the coming months. The Conservancy’s Great Rivers partnership is investigating how Colombia could develop the basin to meet hydropower and environmental goals at the same time.

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Green tourism in Greece today: back to the future

Green Traveler Guides

| An Introduction | I meet Aphrodite on the west side of Mt.Olympus. It is she who helps me understand the realities of […] Green tourism in Greece today: back to the future is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Green Herons and their Groovy Necks

10,000 Birds

The querent included many other details about location, coloration, and what not but once I heard about that neck, one bird sprung immediately to mind… Green Heron ! In either case, green herons are silly with subspecies, which may themselves eventually be recognized as full species.

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Amazing Meeting Between Green Sheikh and ECOFFEE Founder Norman Cescut

Green Prophet

Sheikh Abdul Aziz introduces ECOFFEE founder Norman Cescut, who describes three “amazing&# days spent with the man we call “The Green Sheikh.&#. The Green Sheikh’s world. More Green Sheikh Stories: Dine with an Unconventional Sheikh.

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Dan Auerbach

Nature Conservancy - Science

First, this fellowship is just a chance to meet a whole bunch of really impressive, dynamic, engaged people,” he says. NatureNet Science Fellow Dan Auerbach. Photo courtesy of D. Auerbach. What’s a water fund , anyway?

Floating Majlis meeting rooms made of recycled fishing nets in Dubai

Green Prophet

Intercon takes a modern approach to this special meeting room with floating Majlis that are moved daily. And the following day, the boats would transport them to another site, for more meetings, more meetings of the mind. Majlis are the boardrooms of the Arab world.

Green Destination Orlando launches

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News |. Green Building Council (USGBC), Central Florida Chapter, announced the launch of Green Destination Orlando after a successful pilot program. All are leaders in Orlando-area green building operations, notes Belon.

London Olympic Games 2012: where to go green

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening the Games |. Of the nearly one million visitors anticipated in London for the summer 2012 Olympics, how many will insist on going green? And what does the epicenter of Englishness have waiting to greet the green traveler? The map: essential green companion.

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Green Prophet Wants to Meet All The UAE Eco-Peeps

Green Prophet

Tafline finally gets to sink her teeth into the United Arab Emirates’ eco-scene, and wants to meet all the groovy green folks during her three week stay! Yours truly is touring the United Arab Emirates’ green scene on Green Prophet’s behalf and wants to see you!

Yellow Spring Beauty: Meet the Rare Wildflower of New Jersey

Conservancy Talk

A green darner dragonfly zipped back and forth. Nearby, a black-throated green warbler and a pileated woodpecker cackled. By Jim Wright Hammond’s Yellow Spring Beauty ( Claytonia virginica var.

Ireland's Blueprint to Double green Energy Use and Meet EU Targets


Ireland must double green energy use to meet EU targets and is developing guidelines to help local authorities set up renewable energy projects to achieve this. tonnes of C02 emissions in Ireland but it is still a long way from meeting its 2020 binding target

Meet the NatureNet Fellows: Haoran Yang

Nature Conservancy - Science

Getting even 10 percent of that waste heat back as energy means, he says, “we could reduce energy consumption and green house gas emissions significantly.” I stress green chemistry in the synthesis of nanomaterials by avoiding the use of toxic or rare chemicals,” he notes.

Green Muslims Build Green Neighbourhoods

Green Prophet

US Green Muslims embrace the notion of co-housing, an environmentally friendly (and Islamic) lifestyle which combines privacy with a more tight-knit community. For more on green Islam see: Dine with an Unconventional ‘Green’ Sheikh.

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Watec – Meet Green Prophet at Israel’s Huge Water Event

Green Prophet

Meet Karin at the WATEC conference this week in Tel Aviv. The event – for first-timers – is a great way to meet some local innovators, and big water companies like IDE.

Urban gardening: The real green revolution

Green (Living) Review

It is a fact that the almost 500 urban community garden in Germany, for example, are some of the few places in the gentrified towns where people from different social strata meet in the public realm and interact by creating such gardens and working them.

Green Gas Station Meets Stringent New Dubai Building Code

Green Prophet

Dubai’s first green gas station, that we covered here in January is not a glamorous architectural extravaganza, but it is one of the first new buildings in Dubai to meet its new zero energy building codes. You might suppose that a green gas station wouldn’t sell gas.

10 Green Prophets for 2012

Green Prophet

Despite civil unrest, dangerous regimes, and appalling environmental crimes and neglect, there are good green things afoot for the Middle East. Want to meet some more inspiring people? Here is Green Prophet’s 11 eco-heros for 2011.

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Meet Morocco’s Renewable Energy Market at EneR in November

Green Prophet

Meet billions of dollars in human capital and renewable energy finance at the EneR event in November. Aided by German organizers, now for the first time, investors, companies, government officials, engineers and innovators can meet in one place in Morocco.