The madness of perpetual growth on a finite planet

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It is amazing how many, apparently same, people believe that you can have infinite perpetual economic growth on a finite Planet such as ours. The entire idea of capitalism is based on this exploitation of the Planet and of the poor.

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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.

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Summertime Chaos: 6 Planets & Healer Chiron in Retrograde.

Elephant Journal

Each planet has its own energy and characteristics and affects us uniquely, so to have the majority of them retrograding at once is certain to have a major impact on our lives. . Adventure Arts Astrology arts astrology energy healing mars in retrograde planets relationships retrograde summertime chaos

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We are Abusing Planet Earth.

Elephant Journal

We are not only abusing our planet, we are causing extreme and unimaginable suffering to billions of living creatures that exist upon it. The ironic thing is that our planet is stunning and offers abundance. We are abusing mother earth, our home, and the home of our future generations.

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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10 Things A Planet Needs to Make it Habitable

The Alien Next Door

artist rendition of Kepler 186f Using the latest Kepler telescope, scientists have recently discovered close to 140 Earth-like planets among thousands of exotic exoplanets in the galaxy. The one common ingredient that makes a planet habitable, Batalha tells us, is the need for liquid water.

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A Passion for the Planets.

Elephant Journal

I've always been dismissive of astrology, but now I'm not so sure: Health & Wellness Love astrology chiron Leo midheaven Moon sign north node planets rising sign Sun sign taurus

David Suzuki: Aboriginal people, not environmentalists, are our best bet for protecting the planet

Green (Living) Review

Earth environment PlanetUsing DNA to track the movement of people in the past, scientists suggest our species evolved some 150,000 years ago on the plains of Africa.

From January 20th to February 20th—5 Planets Visible in Rare Alignment.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Inspiring (Wow) WAYLON: Today Only 5 Planets Astronomy awareness From January 20th to February 20th news planets planets align Rare Alignment Science video Visible

Our Hungry Planet: Design Thinking Challenge

The Green Changemakers

Source: [link] The following lesson, Our Hungry Planet, is brought to you by the California Academy of Sciences.

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Use wood mulch. save the planet?

Green (Living) Review

New research shows that using wood mulch has a notable effect in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. What if there was a way to reduce water consumption, boost soil health, deter pests and scare away weeds – and at the same time cut reduce greenhouse gas emissions?

It's the Planet Stupid!: Capitalism and The Destruction of the Commons

Green (Living) Review

commons environment PlanetThere is a war going on right now between those who are working to protect the commons and the hard-core capitalists, who are working to privatize our economy, culture, ecology, environment and government. The stakes are high.

Earth 2.0—a New Planet has been Discovered!

Elephant Journal

kepler 452b NASA new earth discovery new planet news planet kepler“This is the closest thing we’ve found to another Earth,” said Jon Jenkins, data analysis at NASA.

Earth Optimism: 9 Reasons to Feel Positive About the Planet

Nature Conservancy - Science

For Earth Week, here are 9 reasons for optimism and hope. Ideas Nature Pop Top 10

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Save the Planet

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) How are we going to save the Planet? So, please someone explain how we, WE, are going to save the Planet? There is little to nothing wrong with the Planet. Compared with the people the Planet is doing fine. It is also that attitude of greed and wanting more than others, more power, more wealth, more possessions, that we have ravaged the Planet and brought mankind to the brink of extinction.

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.

Captain Planet

Green Earth Journey

Do you remember Captain Planet and the Planeteers? Here is a video about the Captain Planet merchandise that might surprise you. I do and so does my husband. As children we both enjoyed the cartoon immensely. We have recently looked for a DVD release of the cartoon for our children but have been unsuccessful in our search so far. I know that I was not aware of the special products.

Before looking for life on other planets

Green (Living) Review

Before we go looking for life on other planets can we stop killing life on this one? Therefore, we must do all that we can to clean up our act and the Planet for this is the only one that we have that supports life in all its forms.

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A Swift-ly Tilting Planet

10,000 Birds

There are no swifts in Missoula. Except when there are. When there are is migration, and it is happening now. As an East Coaster swifts were easy. There are Chimney Swifts , and they nest in chimneys.

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Earth Day, Celebrating our Planet

Green Home Blog

Monday, April 22, the people behind the movement known as Earth Day will celebrate a global commitment to keeping earth as clean, green and habitable as humanly possible.

Can Environmental SF Help Save Our Planet?

The Alien Next Door

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.

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.

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.

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.

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Shampoo and the planet

Green Living Tips

What's in your bottle of shampoo? Could you be unknowingly poisoning the environment? After looking at the ingredients on my shampoo bottle, I was rather disgusted by the chemical cocktail I've been applying to my hair and flushing down the drain

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No Planet B

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) We must save the Earth simply because there is only this Planet for us; there is no Planet B, no Planet to which we can all fly to on huge spaceships. We must rectify all of this if we want to have a change of survival on this Home Planet of ours, the only Home Planet that we have got. There is no Planet B and the way we go the Earth may become uninhabitable in our very lifetime.

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Rare Astrological Event—all of the Planets Align & Turn Direct: It’s Time to Leap.

Elephant Journal

Love Non New-Agey Spirituality all Planets Align astrology planetary event Rare astrological event Time to Leap Turn DirectIt’s clear that this is a time for movement, for action and for exploring whatever it is that has been calling to us for some time.

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Product Review- Planet Wise

Green Earth Journey

I received a beautiful small wet bag from Planet Wise to review! Planet Wise wet bags are made in the USA and PVC free. From the website ; How Is Planet Wise Inc™ Socially Conscience? Community and family has always been a leading value for Planet Wise Inc.™.

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Old-school farming methods could save the planet

Green (Living) Review

The soil has been playing a mighty role in our climate ever since we''ve been a planet,” Ohlson says. "Everything we want for our planet above the soil line depends on the activity of those microorganisms below," she says.

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.

Save the planet: Pick Louisville

Environmental Economics

Let's see, how can we make this less fun ! The greenest path through the NCAA men’s basketball tournament may be one that’s painted red — as in University of Louisville Cardinal red. Or neon orange, if you work for Adidas. A Virginia-based consulting firm, Booz Allen Hamilton, has calculated energy use from all the different tournament bracket combinations.

The Billionaire on a Mission to Save the Planet From Trump

Green (Living) Review

and whether Donald Trump could ever possibly, conceivably help save the planet. TOM STEYER ISN’T your average California tree hugger. The former hedge fund manager—number 1,121 on Forbes’ wealthiest people list, with $1.61

Going naked for the Planet

Green (Living) Review

Going sans clothes for the sake of the Planet by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Man was not made with clothes or fur and clothes were just “invented” as a means to protect us from the elements in inclement weathers and climates. When there is a heatwave, as was for months and months in the summer of 2012 in North America, the cost on the Planet and on people's pockets running air-conditioning and such like is horrendous and simply dressing down to nothing can solve the problem on both counts.

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Captain Planet Pilot Episode

Green Earth Journey

Watch the Pilot Episode for Captain Planet -A Hero For Earth- NOW

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. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Taking steps to protect the environment is something everyone should do and can do.

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Save The Planet

Green Earth Journey

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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

How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Reducing meat consumption by half could feed 2 billion people, reducing the burden of hunger on the planet without increasing the area under cultivation at all. As it is practiced today, agriculture is one of the biggest environmental offenders – yet it is necessary for our survival.

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The Secret - Planet Earth

Green Earth Journey

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But will the planet notice?

Environmental Economics

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

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