4 Radical Ways to Heal Ourselves & our Planet.

Elephant Journal

Adult/NFS Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Writer's Contest June 1-14 4 Radical Ways advice change compost consumption Earth eco eco bricks eco compost ecological ecology environment go green green heal our Planet Heal Ourselves healing life lifestyle management mindfulness off the grid recycle reduce reuse solar power toilet trash typical middle-class American life waste

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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.

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How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?

Nature Conservancy - Science

15 Norman Borlaug, the architect of the Green Revolution and originator of the land-sparing concept, thought that as agriculture became more efficient and higher-yielding, prices would fall, forcing less productive farmers out and reducing the overall land area devoted to agriculture.

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Green Small Business Startup Ideas

Green Home Blog

If you own a small business you probably already know how important it is to embrace and incorporate some sort of green initiative into your business model. It is green re-using at its finest. Green Goats. Planet Consultations, Inc.

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10 Green Ideas That Save Money and Help The Planet

Living Green & Saving Energy

By passing on the knowledge and ideas on living green and saving money to others, you give them a tangible benefit as well as improve the overall greenness of the world. carbon footprint easy green living tip green living saving energy saving money go green save money Green living practical green livingEnvironmental conservation and protection should be a concern for all individuals.

10 Painlessly Simple Things We Can Do to Save Our Planet.

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Green Featured Today change Earth eco environment green reduce reuse recycle

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.

Environmental studies creates crusaders for our planet

Green Prophet

We know at Green Prophet that environmental sustainability and stewardship is a top issue in our world. Environmental scientists are future sustainability crusaders for our planet. Image of green crusader from Shutterstock. Cities green economics Nature studies

Discovery Kills Planet Green, Renames ‘Destination America’

Eccorazzi

The long slow death of Discovery's Planet Green will finally come to an end next month. Read More. Entertainment Featured Film/TV News

Stating the Green Case: Small Business Advantages

Green Home Blog

Running a small business is hard enough without having to implement green products or additions. However, what many companies do not realize is that by making their organization more green friendly, in turn, promotes good business. Small Business Green Example: Overkill.

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A New Diet for the Planet?

Conservancy Talk

This week, I was asked an interesting question as part of the Q&A session following a talk I gave at the Fortune Brainstorm Green conference in California. What’s clear, however, is the urgency of meeting our growing demands for food and water without destroying our planet.

Bedroom Green: 6 Eco-Sexy Tips

Green Home Blog

And while you are finding the time and energy to steal away with your lover, why not incorporate some green tactics to make even the most intimate of intimates another step in lowering your carbon footprint and/or helping heal the planet? Thwart the Swimmers with Green Sense.

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Why Green Roof?

Green Earth Journey

I know that green roofs cut down on CO2 and filter pollution and contaminants out of the air in cities, etc, etc. Building a green roof isn’t cheap; will I benefit directly in any way? In fact, it’s estimated that a green roof will last twice as long as a conventional roof.

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Heroines for the Planet: Green Drinks NYC Founder Margaret Lydecker

Eco Chic

Before Margaret Lydecker founded Green Drinks NYC in 2002, there wasn’t a place for Manhattan’s like-minded, eco-conscious professionals to get their networking on. I went to the most recent Green Drinks NYC, and observed Margaret calmly and graciously working the room.

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Discovery’s Planet Green to be Recycled This Summer?

Eccorazzi

The eco-themed television experiment that is Discovery Communications Planet Green network will come to a merciful end this summer, according to TV Guide. The magazine quotes insiders who say the Read More. Entertainment Featured Film/TV News

Going Green Made Easy: 4 Tips to Make Your Home More Energy-Efficient

Living Green & Saving Energy

They think that, if you really want to save the planet, you have to make huge, life-altering changes to your routine. Going green is […]. easy green living tip green living how to go green saving energy saving money going green and saving money green living tips

Planet or Profits? Time to Get our Story Straight.

Elephant Journal

How many purchases do we regularly make without thinking twice about the impact it’s having on our planet? Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Inspiring (Wow) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) awareness change eco environment Get Story Straight green healing it’s time to act life mindfulness Planet or Profits Time to unnecessary consumerism

Captain Planet Stressed Me Out

Conservancy Talk

As a child I was discouraged from watching a television program called “Captain Planet.” Captain Planet in the Flesh! It’s been over a decade and a half since my first encounter with Captain Planet, but it wasn’t until recently I was able to meet my childhood hero in the flesh.

Secrets of Green Cultures Part V: Ancient Healing

Green Home Blog

To understand ancient healing and its green applications, one must think outside the box. The Green Connection. These and many other secrets of ancient healing can be applied to the green movement in many ways.

Some eco-friendly actions you can take to protect the Planet

Green (Living) Review

It is our Planet and our responsibility to do what we can to protect and preserve it. be the change green living green living tips repurpose reuse upcycling waste reduction

The Taboo of Poo: Preserving the Planet with Human Waste.

Elephant Journal

Join Walk the Talk Show, Thursday, July 17th, at 12 pm MDT, for Waylon''s chat with The Wastewater Gardener, Dr. Mark Nelson, on the nitty-gritty of constructing wetlands from one of the world''s most valuable resources: human waste!

Building Pollution Solutions: Making Bricks from Butts.

Elephant Journal

If producers substituted only 2.5 percent of the world’s bricks with a one percent composition of cigarette butts, we could completely offset the worldwide.

Can Gray Infrastructure Be Green?

Conservancy Talk

He passionately presented the case, as laid out in his new book, Half-Earth, that we have to protect fully half the planet if we are to avoid a mass extinction of biodiversity—not to mention our own premature demise. Renowned biologist, philosopher and naturalist Edward O.

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

Nature Conservancy - Science

It shows all the forests we’ve lost (red) and gained (blue) during that time period, and what we still have left (green). Red blotches are eating away at the lung capacity of our planet. The new interactive Global Forest Change Map could change the way we conserve forests.

Sixteen Building Blocks of a Green, Entrepreneurial, Cooperative Economy

Green (Living) Review

In response, a new green, entrepreneurial, co-operative economy is arising. The transition from a capitalist to a cooperative economy could be one of the defining achievements of the 21st century. In history, everything changes.

Harlem Grown grows greens and girls in New York City

Green Prophet

Harlem kids that were eating Twix bars for lunch are now eating fresh greens –– food that they and their mothers are growing through a non-profit project called Harlem Grown. My mom told me she used to grow greens like this in Ghana where she comes from, and knows exactly what to do with them.”

The greatest threat to our Planet is apathy

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The greatest threat to our Planet is the belief that someone else will save it. Robert Swan It's not really about saving the Planet, it is about saving ourselves for without a healthy Planet we are dead long before the Planet is. The Planet can do very well without us but we cannot do without the Planet. In fact the Planet, our Earth, would do, probably, much better without us that with us.

Up, Up & Away: How Vertical Farming can eliminate Food Deserts.

Elephant Journal

billion of us on the planet by 2050. Even the most conservative of estimates predicts that there will be 9.6 We are only a generation or so away from a major food and water.

For Earth Week: Three Transformative Ideas to Save the Planet

Conservancy Talk

Saving the planet will largely depend on our ability to close this gap. Invest in green infrastructure: The Quito Water Fund demonstrates one of nature’s most valuable benefits: its role as natural infrastructure. This piece originally appeared in the Milken Institute’s “ The Power of Ideas 2015 : A Collection of Insights to Transform the Future.”

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The Best Yoga Clothes on the Planet, for the Planet. {Review}

Elephant Journal

Ecofashion Featured Events Green WAYLON: Today Only Yoga eco fashion inner waves organics organic cotton yoga clothes yoga pantsTurns out, it is actually possible to become a better person just by putting yoga pants on in the morning.

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

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Green America has said that it welcomes the news that Congress and the White House are unable to forge a path forward for the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). The TPP favored the interests of big business over people and the planet.

Heroines for the Planet: Upcycling Bag Designer Monica Ralli

Eco Chic

She’s a certified nutritionist, eco-entrepreneur, author and the reigning Queen of Green in the twitterverse. It’s no surprise that Monica Ralli, founder of Urthbags , is a Heroine for the Planet. LB: You have a book coming out this spring: “Get Green, Healthy & Lean.”

10 eco-funerals let your death be ever-green

Green Prophet

Maybe explore new options that respect and celebrate the deceased as well as the planet they leave behind. Did you know most Middle Eastern funerals are inherently “green”? You may already be living a green lifestyle, so why not check out a more sustainable deathstyle too?

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Saudi Arabia Sinks $26 Billion in Green Buildings

Green Prophet

Saudi Arabian investment in 76 new environmentally savvy construction projects is estimated to exceed $26 billion, according to Faisal Al-Fadl, Secretary General of the Saudi Green Building Forum (SGB Forum). Image of green conference from SGB Forum.

Celebrating America’s Greenest & LEED Certified Buildings.

Elephant Journal

Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Green Featured Today Earth eco homes environment green homes and businesses LEED certified planetAs we look around our office spaces at fluorescent lights overhead, electric sockets on the walls, and the synthetic carpeting under our feet, it becomes evident that.

Heroines for the Planet: Summer Rayne Oakes, Green Inspiration, Ecopreneur and Activist

Eco Chic

Summer Rayne : I’m building a vertical garden and green wall in my home in Brooklyn. When you have an internationally recognized car company designing a family of vehicles after your life and work, you’re probably doing something right.

Can We Make Green the New Black?

Elephant Journal

Eco true ecological consciousness, not pop culture "green" trends isn''t sexy. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only change community eco ecology environment global green local planet trends

Water Condensers: Technology to Save the Planet?

Environmental News Network

Can this innovative science become a planet-wide technology that can save countless lives? This process has been a product of nature since water formed on this planet, and humankind is now able to duplicate the process in a more efficient and usable scale.

Heroines for the Planet: Green For All’s Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins

Eco Chic

Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, CEO of Green For All , is leading a movement to bring about the change our country so desperately needs. She has a bold yet simple vision for the future — one in which everyone gets to prosper while not destroying our planet.

Planet Lovers: The New Wave of Sustainable Earth-Savers

Living Green & Saving Energy

Planet Lovers: The New Wave of Sustainable Earth-Savers may surprise you. carbon footprint climate change sustainability Green living sustainable living