What Happens When You Plant a Pile of Bear Scat?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Coyote Scat and Native Plant Conservation. The dried sample went directly into greenhouse soil at Rocky Mountain National Park where 30,000 to 50,000 plants grow annually. Woody plants, like chokecherry, are hard for people to germinate.

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Tongue Orchids & Corpseflowers: 7 Insanely Weird Plant Species

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meet the plant that eats shrew poo, the orchid that has sex with itself, and the embarrassingly phallic titan arum. From the Field Native Plants Nature Pop Weird Nature

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The Cactus Smuggler: Are Desert Plants Being Loved to Extinction?

Nature Conservancy - Science

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

Green Prophet

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

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.

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Genetically engineered plants to replace airport security checkpoints?

Green Prophet

Scientist June Medford is working to harness the innate sensing abilities of plants, genetically engineering them into lean, green bomb-and-drug detecting machines. Consider that the natural sensors in plants can be over 100 times more receptive than a dog’s.

Deciding to Bloom where I was Planted.

Elephant Journal

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


Coming soon to a 7-Eleven near you: Just Mayo, Hampton Creek’s tasty, environmentally-friendly, and healthy plant-based condiment.

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David Carter of Oakland Raiders Goes Plant-Strong


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


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

Self Medication, Wildlife Style: How Birds and Other Creatures Use Medicinal Plants

Nature Conservancy - Science

So begins a 1993 review article on the use of medicinal plants by animals. As we learn more about how animals use plants to prevent and treat ailments, this list has only continued to grow. The result: the abundance of blood-sucking fleas was reduced in nests containing the plant.

World’s largest solar power plant goes live in Morocco

Green Prophet

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

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.

Four Unexpected Effects of a Plant-Based Diet.

Elephant Journal

In the past few months, while I slowly eliminated meat, then eggs and dairy in favor of a plant-based diet, I experienced a myriad of benefits that I never anticipated. Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Food Green Health & Wellness awareness food green vegan

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Egypt to shine with a new $3.5 BIL solar plant!

Green Prophet

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

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Cultivate your own “pocket park” with a 3D planted garden

Green Prophet

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?

Elephant Journal

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

The Inspiring Truths & Lessons that Plants Teach Us.

Elephant Journal

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

Planting Healthy Air: Can Urban Trees Help Clean Up Pollution?

Nature Conservancy - Science

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.,

Who Needs Antlers When You Have Plant Trophies?


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?

How Planting Seeds helps us Live our Dreams.

Elephant Journal

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.

James Cameron Embraces Plant-Based Diet, Grows 90% of His Food


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.

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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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Exclusive Pics: Kuraymat – Egypt’s First Solar-Thermal Plant

Green Prophet

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.

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Man single-handedly plants a forest larger than Central Park NYC. (video)

Elephant Journal

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.” ~ […].

This Plant has the Potential to Heal Open Wounds.

Elephant Journal

Green Health & Wellness acne medicine calendula calendula cream natural acne solution plant medicine plant remedyI'm sad my dermatologist didn't tell me about this sooner.

Amazon Biosphere Office Combines Plants and People in Missed Opportunity

Green Prophet

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

A Beginner’s Bulb Planting Guide.

Elephant Journal

Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) bulbs flowers garden gardening planting spring summerGrowing flowers can seem daunting when we don't know where to start.

Greenpeace activists break into French nuclear plant

Green Blog

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.

Vermont shuts down Fukushima-type nuclear power plant

Green Blog

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.

Dubai Opens 13 MW Solar Plant, The Largest PV Plant in Mideast

Green Prophet

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. .

If you are on a plant based diet, stop calling yourself Vegan!


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?

Plants give biofeedback to optimize their own light levels in hydroponics

Green Prophet

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.

Hampton Creek’s Plant-Based Reach Grows with New Partnership


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.

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Vin Diesel: ‘Plant A Tree For Groot’


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.

The Mysterious Realm of Plant Music.

Elephant Journal

For centuries, plant lovers, amateurs, and scientists have gone out on a limb to answer the following questions: can plants hear? And do plants respond to music? Arts Green brian eno generative music nature music plant music plants and music

Plantify plants and service – Review

Green (Living) Review

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.

Pepsi’s 100% Plant-Based Bottle

Sustainability Ninja

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

Carnivorous Plants Go Veg Thanks to Pollution


Carnivorous plants living in Swedish bogs going vegetarian due to nitrogen pollution. Read More. Causes Environment News Science Top News

In Philippines, 64,096 Trees Planted in 15 Minutes

Wend Magazine

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.