Hunter Green: a biodegradable watch for a planet living on borrowed time

Green Prophet

Enter Hunter Green. Into the Hunter Green watches you’ve also got an organic cotton and cork (a very sustainable renewable resource) strap. Designer Hunter Mayers, now looking for a $30,000 launch fund on Kickstarter (and which is about 1/4 of the way there!)

Audubon’s 2012 Women in Conservation: The Rachel Carson Award Goes To…

Eco Chic

Hunter Lovins, President of Natural Capitalism Solutions, Audubon President David Yarnold, and Janette Sadik-Khan, Commissioner of New York City Department of Transportation. Hunter Lovins Natural Capitalism NYC NYC DOT rachel carson Rev.

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Algae returns as fuel for our future

Green Prophet

The research was led by Dr. Iftach Yacoby, head of TAU’s renewable energy laboratory, and Rinat Semyatich, Haviva Eisenberg, Iddo Weiner and Oded Liran, his students at the School of Plant Sciences and Food Securityat TAU’s Faculty of Life Sciences.

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Just in Time: Kenn Kaufman’s “A Season on the Wind” — a review

10,000 Birds

They have been touted as a means to clean, renewable energy, a way to leave fossil fuels behind. Kaufman knows that duck hunters can be ardent, loving conservationists, too. How blessed can one guy be?

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Great Bittern

10,000 Birds

Mind you, Hallmark has just announced renewed funding for expeditions into the Kent marshes. The names are supposed to pertain to various odd behaviours observed by cold, wet bittern hunters. In answer to the oft-asked question, “What is your favourite bird”, I can usually only narrow it down to three families; Rails, Cuckoos and Owls. To that three, I would add a fourth, if only they really existed. Bitterns are birds of fable.

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Stylish, affordable green at Glen Oaks Big Sur

Green Traveler Guides

Big Sur’s rich and colorful history is well documented—and liberally seasoned with famous writers and artists, including Robinson Jeffers , Henry Miller , Edward Weston , Richard Brautigan , Hunter S. | Greening with Adobe |.

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The Rocky Mountain Institute and The Dallas Institute Present "Reinventing Fire" in Celebration of Earth Day Dallas 2012

Green (Living) Review

EarthPeople joins the Rex Cumming Foundation, NRG Energy's eVgo, The Hunt Institute, D Magazine, EARTH-NT and others in support of a business-driven clean energy future.

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Mrs Pankhurst’s Purple Feather–A Book Review

10,000 Birds

Their populations, plus those of other species that ‘wore’ the coveted long, colorful feathers used for women’s fashionable hats, were being dangerously depleted by hunters intent on feeding the millinery industry. A feather is a magical thing.

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Natural Living – A 3 Step Beginning

Eco Friendly Daily

We have always been children of the environment…it’s only the shroud of development that has taken us away from our ‘roots’ Man started as a hunter and then became an agrarian. Natural living – is just a utopian concept far or a holistic possibility?

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Ginseng Digging: Local Traditions and Global Markets for Appalachia’s Medicinal Plants

Nature Conservancy - Science

The book introduced me to the master ginseng seeker, hunter and trapper Dersu Uzala , and to the Russian explorer V.K. I grew up in Ohio, a hunter, and always out in the woods,” he said. “I

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Conserving the Future: Bold Bird Ideas

10,000 Birds

Here are the top 11 (I really like #11) in order of popularity with the number of votes and comments each has accrued as of March 15: Make the communication of environmental sustainability a high priority of the NWRs and USFWS (131 votes, 6 comments) Raise public awareness of the trade-off between economic growth and wildlife conservation (98 votes, 3 comments) Grasslands need renewed emphasis in the Refuge System (89 votes, 4 comments) Create a migratory bird conservation stamp (i.e.,

What’s the Most Energy Efficient Home A/C Unit?

Eco Chic

CONTACTS: ACEEE, www.aceee.org; ENERGY STAR, www.energystar.gov; AHAM, www.aham.org; Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency, www.dsireusa.org. Photo Credit: adonis hunter / ahptical. Dear EarthTalk: Now that hot weather is coming, I want to upgrade my home’s A/C.

Best Bird of the Year 2012

10,000 Birds

Considering the bird survived a season in an area saturated with hunters and birds of prey, this facemelting rarity deserves our respect. Northern Florida represented a refreshing change of scenery and an opportunity to explore with a renewed sense of discovery.

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Spirit Bears, Salmon, and Tar Sands Oil Don't Mix - Compass

Sierra Club Compass

For hundreds of years, the bears have been protected from bounty hunters by the First Nations of British Columbia, who kept their very existence a secret from outsiders. Compass. « Union of Concerned Scientists Report Finds One-Third of US Coal Plants Ripe For Retirement | Main.

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The return of the population bombers

Green Blog

Their analysis was rejected by the traditional conservationists, the wealthy organizations and individuals whose primary concern was protecting wilderness areas for tourists and hunters, not overthrowing capitalism or even protecting human welfare. But now the population bombers are back, reflecting the renewed need for a non-radical explanation of the environmental crisis.

Qualitative Growth

The Green Changemakers

The past three decades, however, have seen a renewed attention to quality. 13 See, e.g., Paul Hawken, Amory Lovins, and Hunter Lovins, Natural Capitalism, Little Brown, New York, 1999; see also Fritjof Capra, ref.

State of the world 2008

The Green Changemakers

Rethinking Production Hunter Lovins, Natural Capitalism Solutions Modern production systems specialize in huge volumes, incidentally producing massive wastes and toxic by-products. Improved energy productivity, deployment of renewable energy technologies, and enlightened government energy policies are key to achieving this goal. Hunter Lovins Pick an object nearby. Look at Table 6-3, “Estimates of Potential Contribution of Renewable Energy Resources.” (p.

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Training manuals and education resources on sustainability

The Green Changemakers

Training Manuals “Thinking Critically about Environmental Impacts throughout History” is a workshop developed for history and social studies teachers who want to incorporate the scientific and social aspects of using renewable resources into classroom teaching.

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How to Green Your Lighting

The Green Changemakers

Strawbale building pioneer Glen Hunter made some LED fixtures when he couldn’t find any he liked on the market. Signing up for green power usually means paying a few more dollars a month to support energy in the grid that comes from renewable sources like wind, solar, or biogas.

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Ecotechnic economy and relocalisation

The Green Changemakers

This would require either extreme taxation or a global fuel shortage, combined with high technology renewable energy, local organic polyculture farming and the like. The Freezing Point of Industrial Society [link] The Ecotechnic Economy Fuel 270 years' grain No such economies yet exist.

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Sustaining the web of life

The Green Changemakers

Benyus, Biomimicry (Quill, 1997) A natural biosystem: Runs on current sunlight Uses only the energy it needs Fits form to function Recycles everything Rewards cooperation Banks on diversity Curbs excesses from within Taps the power of limits Learns from its context Provides for future generations Natural Capitalism Paul Hawken, Amory Lovins, and Hunter Lovins in a book entitled Natural Capitalism (Little Brown & Company 1999) provide an application of natural principles to business.

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To The Next U.S. President: 100 Words for 100 Days

The Green Changemakers

Hunter Lovins, President, Natural Capitalism Solutions and Professor of Sustainable Management, Presidio School of Management 1. million; renewable energy creates 10 times as many jobs as coal plants. The $78 billion of taxes used to subsidize the oil industry will be reapplied to renewable sources instead. Allocate additional infrastructure funding into renewable geothermal, wind, and solar energy.

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Meditation, Social Change, and Education

The Green Changemakers

Beyond that, teachers of the humanities would have to use the renewed interest in the contemplative life to begin an exploration of what we mean by “the modern identity,” that is, as a means of “tracing the various strands of what it means to be a human agent, a person, or a self.” The Contemplative Life and the Teaching of the Humanities by Brian Stock This audience does not need to be reminded that meditation is enjoying a considerable vogue in medicine and psychology.

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A New Way of Living

The Green Changemakers

The Axial Age: Medicine for a Disconnected Peoples My article The Wisdom of Indigenous Peoples traces humanity’s disconnection from the Earth and peaceful, balanced living when humans went from hunter-gatherers to farmers living in villages. Spiritual Renewal Spiritual revivals are nothing new to America or the world but what happened in the 1960s was a more global, secular phenomenon than seen in prior times.

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