Regenerative Agriculture is our only hope for saving the planet

Green Prophet

A Flawed Solution to Feeding the Planet . It not only changes the pH of the soil, it misses the roots of many plants. A small percentage of the nutrients find their way to the roots directly where plants take up the Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium directly.

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Keep Plant Life Diverse to Buffer Against Warming Planet

Green Prophet

If you are of the 41 percent that lives in drylands, your future depends on supporting plant biodiversity.

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Earth Day, Celebrating our Planet

Green Home Blog

And what; you don’t want to be wearing your best slacks when your Earth Day leaders take you on a tree-planting expedition! If you’re single, the tree you plant may not be the only thing blooming this summer.

Abu Dhabi To Build Largest Solar Plant On Planet

Solar Power Ninja

Masdar, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala investment company, will join two European companies, Total and Abengoa Solar, in spending $600 million on a new solar plant in the desert 75 miles from the city. The brand new solar plant will sell power to the national grid, with the government subsidising the state electricity company the excess cost over the average price from the city’s oil-fired power plants.

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Seasonal Fall Foods to Heal your Body, Health & the Planet.

Elephant Journal

My mission is to show people how fun and easy it is to prepare delectable, world-class, plant-based cuisine that is good for our health and the planet. Food Health & Wellness fall fall foods healing healing the vegan way health plant-based seasonal foods vegan vegan recipes

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Why a Plant-Based Diet Can Save the Planet (an Infographic)

Green Living Ideas

Sure, a plant-based diet can make us healthier, but do you know how much of an impact it can have on the planet? The post Why a Plant-Based Diet Can Save the Planet (an Infographic) appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Activism Food and Cuisine Green Lifestyle biodiversity carbon footprint global water crisis infographic plant-based diet recipes veganCheck out this infographic to learn more.

In a New Census, Trees Rule the Planet

Green Prophet

How do plants stack up against fungi, animals or bacteria? For example, plant biomass dominates life on the planet by far, outweighing bacteria, which have been hailed by some as “the hidden majority.”. What are the most abundant animals on Earth?

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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.

Can Robots and Artificial Intelligence Save the Planet?

Green Prophet

But how is the new era of technology really helping the world we live in and, moreover, how much of a role can it play in restoring the planet’s health? If one were to use the Earth’s water as an indicator of the planet’s health, the results would turn out to be quite alarming.

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Environmental studies creates crusaders for our planet

Green Prophet

Areas of study will usually include: ecology (observing the interaction between plants and the earth), economics (observing how people use the earth), geology (the history and physical elements that make up the earth) and sociology (interactions between societies and the earth).

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Ten Amazing Rainforest Plants

Eccorazzi

Out of 40,000 plant species, here are 10 amazing rainforest plants that will blow your mind and get you reacquainted with our planet. Read More. Causes Environment Featured Gallery News

How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?

Nature Conservancy - Science

primarily birds and plants) cannot tolerate agriculture and will fare better under a land-sparing scenario that protects large land-areas. In turn, areas of plants that support beneficial insects, polycultures and hedgerows provide habitat and resources for natural enemies of crop pests.

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Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I am fascinated by trying to understand the socio-economic and political factors that variably influence these links to the natural world and, what we can learn as a society towards a sustainable planet. I was also interested in studying a plant that has health benefits for humans.

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Plant 1 Billion Trees: Remembering the Wangari Maathai. ~ Jenna Penielle Lyons {Video}

Elephant Journal

Wangari Maathai was the first African woman (and the first environmentalist) to win the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Keep It Cool: What Desert Plants Can Teach Us About Climate Change

Nature Conservancy - Science

The plants and animals able to survive these extreme conditions may have something to teach us about climate change adaptation —especially when the organisms are incapable of crawling up to a cooler elevation or slithering into a deeper riverine pool to escape a heat wave.

Green Planet Water in a 100% Plant-Based Bottle Keeps “The Rosie Show” Audience Happy and Hydrated

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Category innovator Green Planet Bottling is delighted to provide Green Planet Water to “The Rosie Show” studio audience for the show’s debut season. Green Planet is thrilled to provide water in our completely plant?based

Planting a non-GMO pea with 50% more protein

Green Prophet

Especially as we learn every day when an animal-based protein diet is killing our planet. The company is from Israel, like so many innovative agriculture companies, including the company flux , developing a robot to understand the language of plants. Protein. The world needs it.

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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. It''s full of carbon fuel that helps plants and microorganisms thrive, but today''s industrial farming methods rip up the soil and release huge amounts of that carbon into the air.

Wastewater Treatment Plant from Israel Plant Wins UN Recognition

Green Prophet

The Dan Region Wastewater Treatment Plant, known in Israel as Shafdan , is among the thirty projects from around the world chosen by the UN as global role models for how local authorities can deal with environmental problems. An Israeli Sewage Plant is a Hot New Art Venue for Passover.

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CELEBRATE OUR PLANET!! Words of motivation from John Muir…

Wend Magazine

I hope you found a way to appreciate our planet, and as often as possible… Whether it’s the sea or the mountains, the desert or the prairie, a canyon or even the weeds in your backyard… the natural world has so much more to offer than monetized resources! HAPPY EARTH DAY!!

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How Siberia’s methane craters affect the whole planet

Green Prophet

And while the pockmarked peninsula poses a particular risk to local people, especially considering that industrial plants have been erected on the frozen land that is now melting away, the global community will be affected as well.

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4 More Books I Wish Everyone on the Planet Would Read.

Elephant Journal

There are books I wish everyone on Earth would read.

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This Invention Lets Rural Hondurans Clean Their Water—And Own the Treatment Plants

Green (Living) Review

Then, in 2008, her small village of Tamara received its first water treatment plant, a gravity-fed system made of locally sourced materials that was designed by engineering students in the U.S. Now locals own and operate these plants, which serve about 65,000 people.

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Sustainable forest management benefits people and the Planet

Green (Living) Review

This method, alas, does not work with coniferous woods needed for paper pulp production, as they do not grow back when cut at the base unlike many of the deciduous trees on our Planet.

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The Race North

Nature Conservancy - Science

How will plants respond to the ongoing warming of our planet? Climate Change Climate Forests Migrations Native Plants Natural History

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Heroines for the Planet: Floral Artist Bess Wyrick

Eco Chic

That exposed me to the possibility of working with plants in a creative field such as floral artistry. The post Heroines for the Planet: Floral Artist Bess Wyrick appeared first on Eco-Chick. Creative Arts art artist floral designer heroines for the planet local local flowers

Limited Power Supply Shackles Armenia to Precarious Nuclear Plant

Green Prophet

In bucolic but earthquake-prone Armenia, people both fear and rely on a nuclear power plant that has operated for three decades with no primary containment structure. At the same time, however, Armenians, are loath to turn off the plant until an equally large power generator has replaced it.

New Dietary Guidelines One of Many Tools for Protecting Planet

Conservancy Talk

The recommendations say a diet with more plant-based foods – such as vegetables, fruits, whole grains and nuts – has a smaller environmental impact and more health benefits than the typical American diet, which is high in calories and contains more animal-based foods.

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Solar Plant In Hebron To Be Demolished

Green Prophet

A solar plant, which is the sole source of electricity for a village in Hebron, has received demolition orders from the Israeli Civil Administration. On the 11 th of October, the Israeli authorities issued a demolition order for the solar plant stating that it doesn’t have a permit.

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Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I am fascinated by trying to understand the socio-economic and political factors that variably influence these links to the natural world and, what we can learn as a society towards a sustainable planet. I was also interested in studying a plant that has health benefits for humans.

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David Keeps Winning: 10 Recent Victories That Will Give You Hope for the Planet

Sierra Club Compass

They also add up to a sea change in how we make electricity in America: 178 coal plants and 505 coal boilers, one-third of U.S. coal plants, are now retired or slated to retire. These 10 recent clean energy victories will give you hope for the planet.

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Trees4Life Tell British Muslims To Plant Trees In Palestine And Reduce Waste

Green Prophet

Trees4Life , a British grassroots organisation has branched out as far as Palestine and Indonesia, to facilitate positive solutions to environmental problems in the form of tree-planting programs. Planting a tree is one of the simplest acts anyone can do to help support the environment.”

What the New Power Plant Carbon Standard Means for Coal

Sierra Club Compass

On Friday, September 20, the Environmental Protection Agency released draft carbon pollution standards for new power plants. If finalized as written, the draft will make it impossible to build a new, conventional, climate-destroying coal plant in the U.S.

Fukushima Nuclear Plant Suspected of Actual Meltdown

Green Prophet

Yes we’re a site that focuses on the Middle East, but the Japan nuclear event is huge, and will affect all life on this planet. High levels of radiation are still being monitored in the sea as well as in the “dead zone&# surrounding the Fukushima plant.

‘Seal Wars’: Is Animal Planet Prepping Another Sea Shepherd Series?

Eccorazzi

The relationship between Sea Shepherd and Animal Planet appears to be getting tighter. Similar to the undercover work utilized in the Academy Award winning documentary “The Cove&# , Sea Shepherd members planted hidden camera disguised as rocks close to where the seal culling takes place.

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First-Ever ‘VegNation’ Race Car to Promote Plant-Based Diet

Eccorazzi

Professional race car driver and environmental activist Leilani Münter is once again using her spotlight on the racetrack to inspire action for the planet. The 37-year-old is teaming up with 1% for Read More The post First-Ever ‘VegNation’ Race Car to Promote Plant-Based Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Entertainment Featured Film/TV Healthy Living News leilani munter

Save Water, Save The Planet

Green (Living) Review

By taking small steps to conserve water, you can help the planet in big ways. For a cup of coffee, for instance, it costs about 40 gallons of water to grow the coffee plant and to cool the roasters during processing. Because tomato plants are typically grown in hot, dry climates, they are watered using irrigation systems that draw from the same locations as human drinking water.

Heroines for the Planet: Art Activist Asher Jay

Eco Chic

However, by not extending these “rights” or “freedoms” to other life forms that cohabit this planet with us as living markers of our own evolutionary and biological development, we ultimately deny ourselves the full potential of these rights.

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Heroines for the Planet: Laura Turner Seydel

Eco Chic

Ironically, one of my favorite shows as a kid was Captain Planet , a show which Laura’s father, Ted Turner, created. She’s the Chairwoman of the Captain Planet Foundation , which promotes environmental education and gardens in schools, and Zero Waste Zone-Downtown Atlanta.

Encouraging planting trees will sequester carbon and conserve habitat

Green (Living) Review

Foresters through the ages have known the importance of trees and their habitat for the Planet, even though they may not have expressed it, or been able to express this, in a scientific way. by Michael smith (Veshengro) Oh my G-d! They have needed a university study again to “discover” something that every proper forester has known for ever and a day. They, however, needed a study for it again. Talking about stating the obvious.

Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I am fascinated by trying to understand the socio-economic and political factors that variably influence these links to the natural world and, what we can learn as a society towards a sustainable planet. I was also interested in studying a plant that has health benefits for humans.

Automobile Industry and a Green Planet: Is It Possible?

Elephant Journal

Manufacturing plants have a reputation for […]. The automotive industry has traditionally been looked at as one of the worst industries for the environment. While other industries have begun to rely on alternative energy sources, such as solar and wind power, cars have lagged behind, continuing to rely on finite resources like fossil fuels and oil.

How the Farm-to-Car Movement’s Leader, Debbie Mielewski of Ford, Works: Heroines for the Planet

Eco Chic

The Ford Motor Company is using other innovative and responsible plant-based materials in its vehicles too, some of which are pretty surprising. “You can grow plants in 90 days,” Mielewski told Eco-Chick.