The Cactus Smuggler: Are Desert Plants Being Loved to Extinction?
Nature Conservancy - Science
MAY 23, 2016
Keep It Cool: What Desert Plants Can Teach Us About Climate Change. Coyote Scat and Native Plant Conservation. Goettsch is also the lead author on a recent paper, “ High proportion of cactus species threatened with extinction ,” published in the journal Nature Plants.
Israeli solar power plant to generate electricity day and night
FEBRUARY 22, 2015
Energy biomass Dimona Israel plant solar Solar Energy solar power plant solar thermal energy Solar energy is a pretty hot topic right now. It’s cheaper, cleaner and more sustainable than traditional energy sources.
Coyote Scat and Native Plant Conservation
Nature Conservancy - Science
JUNE 9, 2014
Conservationists cultivating native plants must mimic nature. In addition to conserving vital wildlife habitat along the Rio Grande River, the preserve serves a native plant nursery, supplying a variety of species to other Conservancy projects and partners for reestablishing native habitats.
30 Garden Plants That Are Harmful for Pets.
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
And plants—whether in the garden, in the house or in the wild—provide a tempting attraction for pets and can cause serious harm. Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Cats dogs horses infographic pet safety pets poison poisonous plants
Deciding to Bloom where I was Planted.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Health & Wellness Love Non New-Agey Spirituality bloom where you are planted change your mind family friends make the most of your situation moving across country new life positive thinkingI was surprised that they both had the same advice for me stop feeling sorry for myself and to make the most of my situation. A positive mind leads to happy living and we are all capable of doing this on our own.
7-Eleven Stores Will Switch Exclusively to Plant-Based Just Mayo
JUNE 12, 2015
Coming soon to a 7-Eleven near you: Just Mayo, Hampton Creek’s tasty, environmentally-friendly, and healthy plant-based condiment.
World’s largest solar power plant goes live in Morocco
FEBRUARY 21, 2016
Morocco has activated the Noor I concentrated solar power (CSP) plant, the first part of a three-phase development in the Sahara Desert intended to supply more than a million homes with electricity by 2018.
Maintaining Healthy Forests Takes More than Planting Trees
Nature Conservancy - Science
AUGUST 2, 2016
I used to think the answer was to plant more trees. Once openings are created, trees will seed on their own and young trees will grow in naturally where conditions permit, so tree planting is not typically part of the management recommendation.
David Carter of Oakland Raiders Goes Plant-Strong
APRIL 2, 2014
David Carter, defensive lineman for the Oakland Raiders and powerlifter, is a perfect example of the term "plant-strong." Read More The post David Carter of Oakland Raiders Goes Plant-Strong appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Ten Amazing Rainforest Plants
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
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
Egypt to shine with a new $3.5 BIL solar plant!
APRIL 25, 2016
A global consortium of engineering and renewables industry giants kicked off a project to build a suite of solar power generating plants in Egypt to produce 2 gigawatts (GW) of electricity and valued at USD $3.5
The Inspiring Truths & Lessons that Plants Teach Us.
OCTOBER 6, 2016
Allow me the pleasure to share some of these inspiring truths and lessons we can all learn from our humble plants, if we only try to see and listen. Green Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality Z ADMIN Green Featured Today garden wisdom gardening Inspiring Truths lessons plant wisdom Plants Teach Us plats
Cultivate your own “pocket park” with a 3D planted garden
APRIL 15, 2015
Plant one with a bonsai-sized succulent or lilliputian flower arrangement and celebrate spring with a live plant in your pocket! The vases can be sent anywhere, but postal regulations prohibit shipping plants through the mail. Design 3D printing air plants seed bombs succulents
What Seeds are you Planting?
JANUARY 11, 2016
So I began exploring my feelings, working backwards to my thoughts. If I'm feeling fear.why? If I'm feeling a little sad.why? What was going on inside my. Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today anxiety byron katie fear intention mindfulness thoughts worry
Planting Healthy Air: Can Urban Trees Help Clean Up Pollution?
Nature Conservancy - Science
OCTOBER 31, 2016
To be convinced they might have a role, he would have to see evidence that trees had enough scope to make a difference, and that tree planting was cost-effective , relative to other ways cities try to remove PM (e.g.,
How Planting Seeds helps us Live our Dreams.
DECEMBER 12, 2015
We plant seeds by allowing our imagination to run free—by envisioning ourselves in faraway places or in seemingly unattainable situations. Adventure Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) dream journal dreams habits happiness journal life planting seeds possibilities practice seeds spirituality travelIt’s how we.
Who Needs Antlers When You Have Plant Trophies?
MARCH 4, 2015
Next time that happens, let the owner of the Read More The post Who Needs Antlers When You Have Plant Trophies? Ever walk into a place and get instantly horrified by a deer head mounted on the wall staring straight at you?
James Cameron Embraces Plant-Based Diet, Grows 90% of His Food
OCTOBER 18, 2013
James Cameron and wife Suzy Amis Cameron have switched to a plant-based diet and are enjoying the bounty of their 100 acre biodynamic farm in California. Read More The post James Cameron Embraces Plant-Based Diet, Grows 90% of His Food appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Exclusive Pics: Kuraymat – Egypt’s First Solar-Thermal Plant
NOVEMBER 7, 2011
took a field trip to Egypt’s first solar-thermal plant 90km south of Cairo! The buses were headed for Kuraymat, Egypt’s very first solar-thermal plant located 90km south of Cairo, and Green Prophet was on the scene.
Man single-handedly plants a forest larger than Central Park NYC. (video)
JULY 22, 2014
An Indian man named Jadav Payeng started planting trees on a barren sandbar at 17. en.wikipedia.org) “A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.” ~ […].
A Beginner’s Bulb Planting Guide.
JUNE 3, 2015
Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) bulbs flowers garden gardening planting spring summerGrowing flowers can seem daunting when we don't know where to start.
Plants give biofeedback to optimize their own light levels in hydroponics
MAY 17, 2016
These “plant factories” are expensive to operate, however, in part because of the large power requirements of electric lamps that provide the type and amount of light necessary for photosynthesis in plants.
Amazon Biosphere Office Combines Plants and People in Missed Opportunity
JUNE 11, 2013
Online retailer Amazon grabbed headlines with their plan to build a biosphere inside transparent glass orbs which will house its Seattle – based workforce and a forest of plants. Architecture & Urban biosphere indigenous plants LEED Masdar Masdar City Turkey
Vermont shuts down Fukushima-type nuclear power plant
JANUARY 27, 2015
A nuclear power plant near the town of Brattleboro, Vermont is being shut down thanks to local environmental activism. The Vermont Yankee plant ceased splitting atoms on Dec. The structural dismantling of the plant, meanwhile, will not be completed until 2040.
If you are on a plant based diet, stop calling yourself Vegan!
JANUARY 28, 2016
There’s a movement hijacking the vegan one, and it’s called “plant-based” This buzzword is getting the kind of attention Paleo misses, and is confusing just as many people. So what is a plant-based diet?
Greenpeace activists break into French nuclear plant
MARCH 18, 2014
A dozen of Greenpeace activists sneaked into France''s oldest nuclear power plant earlier this morning in an effort to highlight security weaknesses at nuclear facilities in Europe. All in all, about 60 Greenpeace activists from 14 different countries participated in today''s protest at the Fessenheim nuclear plant - the oldest in France. The rest of the activists stayed outside the plant, blocking its entrance with barrels and demanding the shutdown of the plant.
Hampton Creek’s Plant-Based Reach Grows with New Partnership
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
Continuing its food revolution, the startup Hampton Creek, a company both beloved and reviled for their plant-based condiment Just Mayo, has just partnered up with a major food service player. Compass Read More The post Hampton Creek’s Plant-Based Reach Grows with New Partnership appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Dubai Opens 13 MW Solar Plant, The Largest PV Plant in Mideast
OCTOBER 23, 2013
In an attempt to diversify its energy balance, Dubai has just turned on a 13 MW solar energy plant. This makes it the largest solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in the Middle East North Africa. .
Vin Diesel: ‘Plant A Tree For Groot’
AUGUST 25, 2014
The ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star is Read More The post Vin Diesel: ‘Plant A Tree For Groot’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. Vin Diesel has a new challenge for people to do now that they all have poured a bucket of ice water on themselves.
Plantify plants and service – Review
Green (Living) Review
APRIL 14, 2013
is the premier plant specialist shop in the UK and they pride themselves on selling substantial British-grown plants in their natural season that will thrive in your garden. Delivery times are about five working days from order, though my plants arrived there very next day.
Animal Death in Plant Production Is Not a Reason to Shun Veganism
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
Writer Ari LeVaux circles back to the predictable straw man argument that since animal death is a part of plant production, vegans who consume produce they don’t grow themselves might as well not avoid animal use at all. Okay, here we go again.
Solar Plant Stopped Killing Birds: One Weird Trick!
JANUARY 19, 2016
The Brightsoruce Power Plant, in California, uses mirrors to concentrate solar energy to nearly a single point, where things get so hot you can melt metal. Some estimates suggested that something like 28,000 birds would be killed per year in this plant. Other estimates suggest that over 4,000 of this type of plant would supply the US with pretty much all of its energy needs.
Pepsi’s 100% Plant-Based Bottle
MARCH 16, 2011
PepsiCo Inc has revealed their new eco-friendly bottle, which is made entirely of plant material. The soda giant says it is the world’s first bottle of a common type of plastic called PET made entirely of plant-based materials. currently produces a bottle using 30% plant-based materials and recently estimated it would be several years before it has a 100% plant bottle that’s commercially viable. Alternative Materials News pepsi plant based bottles
Vegan Chef Matthew Kenny Opens Asia’s First Plant-Based Culinary Academy
JULY 15, 2015
Evason Hua Hin resort in Pranburi, Thailand is joining forces with vegan chef Matthew Kenney to open Asia’s first-ever plant-based culinary academy.
Why we Should all Plant a Tree this Saturday. /// post next week
JUNE 10, 2016
Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) back to nature cause For Children mindful parenting ted talk The Planting Challenge tree plantingI am a tree person; I love forests and can sit for hours, just listening to the sound of the wind going through the leaves.
Carnivorous Plants Go Veg Thanks to Pollution
JUNE 8, 2012
Carnivorous plants living in Swedish bogs going vegetarian due to nitrogen pollution. Read More. Causes Environment News Science Top News
Abu Dhabi shoppers planting and painting at the mall
APRIL 17, 2015
Only they aren’t shopping – they’re planting small trees. If they’ve spent a healthy amount shopping( AED 250 or US$68), they get to plant a sapling for free in a specially erected greenhouse before taking their young tree home.
New York City Will Plant Its One Millionth Tree
OCTOBER 21, 2015
New York is planting its one millionth tree in Joyce Kilmer Park in the South Bronx as part of an eight-year Read More The post New York City Will Plant Its One Millionth Tree appeared first on Ecorazzi. A tree grows in…the Bronx. And not just any tree.
In Philippines, 64,096 Trees Planted in 15 Minutes
MARCH 1, 2011
Last Thursday, the world wecord for most trees planted simultaneously was broken in the Philippines when nearly 7 thousand people helped plant over 64 thousand trees in just 15 minutes.
Desert plants fed with saltwater produce amazing new biofuel for Boeing and Etihad
JANUARY 24, 2014
To mitigate the aviation industry’s future environmental impact, Boeing, Etihad Airways and the Masdar Institute of Technology are working on a groundbreaking new jet fuel made from desert plants fed with saltwater.