Saudi Women Granted Right To Vote (And Save Planet)

Green Prophet

Why women’s right to vote is important not only for gender equality but for the planet. Image via en_el_houston/flickr. It been a political roller-coaster of a year for the Middle East and it doesn’t look set to stop just yet.

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Our Future Planet

The Green Changemakers

Our present planet is on one side, and our future planet is on the other. Our Future Planet enables you to rethink a future that does not follow on blindly from the ways of the past. link] Global charity Our Future Planet (OFP) is an online community and think tank designed to create global change in the real world today. The site allows you to share ideas, design your future and change the face of the planet as we know it. We have drawn a line in time.

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Purple Buddha Jewelry: Turning Tools of Violence Into Objects of Beauty

Eco Chic

In addition to cleaning up the planet and creating fair-wage jobs for Cambodian artisans, The Purple Buddha Project is committed to helping clear unexploded ordnance from Cambodian land. Fair Fashion berlin wall Cambodia conflict Germany houston Jewelry kickstarter meteor upcycled uxo

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Nurses Say No To Tar Sands

Sierra Club Compass

That’s a health and national security risk we can’t afford for ourselves, our future generations, or our planet. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) recognize these hazards and are sticking up for our families and our planet.

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The River of Vision: "If the World is Saved it Won't be Saved by Old Minds with New Programs."

Green (Living) Review

So begins the novel Ishmael , published in 1992 by Daniel Quinn, now residing in Houston. It’s as if I’m sitting in the presence of the whole of life on this planet condensed into a single gorilla. Part 1: The River of Vision “Teacher seeks pupil.

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9 Animal Cams You Need in Your Life

Nature Conservancy - Science

But I also love these cams because they are an antidote to the despair I sometimes feel when it seems people are only growing more distant from the animals that share our planet. Houston Zoo.

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Over 50s in UK politically right-wing

Green (Living) Review

When we see how the older working class, for instance, run, literally, over to UKIP and even other right-wing parties and groups the radio call from a certain Apollo spacecraft “Houston, we seem to have a problem,” rings in one's ears, only that the call is not being made to Houston but to all of those that look for a better alternative to Toryism and Capitalism.

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Can't eat money

Green (Living) Review

What they do not realize, however, that the day that they win they will have lost everything, for we then have lost our Living Planet. As they said on the spacecraft: “Houston we have a problem.” Hawkins, there is no Planet B to which the human race can relocate.

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Energy Sprawl is the Largest Driver of Land Use Change in the U.S.

Nature Conservancy - Science

Putting Conservation on the Map: A Blueprint for a Healthy Planet. To put that number into perspective, it’s the equivalent of the entire state of Texas – from Amarillo to Brownsville, El Paso to Houston with a little bit left over. Research Update from the NatureNet Science Fellows.

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10 Ways The Green Industry Can Benefit From Commercial Cleaning Trends

Green Prophet

the expansion of other major cities like Houston, TX are likely to increase the need for commercial cleaning. This is a generation that grew up on the existence of the internet and the public promotion of saving the planet.

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Student Conservation Association Announces Earth Day Project Line-Up

Green (Living) Review

Since 1957, SCA has helped to develop new generations of conservation leaders, inspire lifelong stewardship, and save the planet. Over 1,000 volunteers to participate in projects from Atlantic to Pacific April 14-21 WASHINGTON, D.C.,

Security Hampers Pakistan Quake Efforts

Green Prophet

“Its location is in an area that is very difficult to do any traditional field work,” Khan told Live Science’s Our Amazing Planet.

Big Wheels for Little Cars

Eco Friendly Daily

The most prolific car manufacturer on the planet resides in a Rice University laboratory in Houston, where chemist James Tour and his colleagues have built one trillion trillion nanoscopic cars. Chemists build the world’s smallest auto dealership, molecule by molecule.

Blue Carbon, Cocoa Agroforestry, & Bioacoustics: Meet the The 2017 Science Impact Project Class

Nature Conservancy - Science

Oyster reefs are one of the most imperiled marine habitats on the planet, threatened by everything from direct removal of oysters to changes in water quality and quantity. Photo © The Nature Conservancy (Jason Houston).

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Nikola Tesla and Resonating Earth Frequencies

The Alien Next Door

He later established a lab on 46th Houston Street and lit electric lamps wirelessly at both locations. I love this planet, Earth, and I pray we all take good care of it for our children and their children.

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Building a Broader Conservation Movement

Conservancy Talk

Protecting our planet’s lands and waters is a value shared by many, yet the biggest conservation groups have historically neglected to reach beyond our largely homogenous base of supporters. By Mark Tercek, President and CEO; and Hazel Wong, Director of Conservation Campaigns.

Pacific Trash Vortex Could Swallow Rhode Island and Still Have Room for the rest of New England

Green Life Smart Life

Rhode Island is the smallest state, about the size of Houston, Texas actually. This PlanetGreen video of the trash vortex gives some perspective on how hard humans have worked to destroy the natural bodies that make us the blue planet. That’s no secret, but when considering all the people and places I’ve encountered in R.I. since I first moved here in 1980, it seems a little bigger, at least geographically.

Green queen: Architect teaches and lives eco-friendly life

The Green Changemakers

PARKS Copyright 2008 Houston Chronicle Oct. Hines College of Architecture at the University of Houston, Kacmar also teaches green design. Parks talked with Kacmar in her metal-clad home in Houston's West End. Your site may be a piece of land in Houston, Texas, but in a larger context it's on this planet, so we have to understand the things that function on this planet. By LOUIS B.

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I Drink Coconut Water Only Because I Like the Taste. ~ Elizabeth.

Elephant Journal

She is known for laughing louder everyone in the room, making the best salted chocolate brownies in the history of mankind, and her off-key rendition of Whitney Houston’s “Greatest Love of All.” Were about anything that helps us to live a good life thats also good for others, and our planet.

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Sustainable Urban Development

The Green Changemakers

Image credit: Mia Lehrer + Associates, Civitas, Inc., Wenk Associates, Tetra Tech, Inc.

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Weekend Reading 8/16/13

Sightline Daily

If you’re getting too much sleep and you’d like something to keep you awake at night, I recommend perusing Michael Klare’s piece, How to Fry a Planet. Hack the stratosphere to save the planet? Morrow told Guillory that he was on his way to get dental work done at a Houston mall. It turns out that most of us have the history of reproductive health in America all wrong (thanks in large part to anti-abortion crusaders’ persistent, strategic revisionism).

If you missed the Women’s March, just watch this to get all the goodness in your heart.

Elephant Journal

Houston, TX – 20k. Let’s share up some empathy for our sisters and brothers and society and planet—but let’s feel free to point out the truth, too. It’s the happiest empathy-fullest protest in histoooooorrrrryyyyy!

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