United Kingdom is Out of Europe—I Hope we Know what we Voted For.

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United Kingdom is Out of European Union—I Hope we Know what we Voted For.

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Writer's Contest 2** Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Europe Family, Youth, Enlightened Education WAYLON: Today Only brexit media influence referendum voting results responsible voting UK United Kingdom referendum vote leave votingMy belief is that before voting everyone who wishes to vote should first have to gain a.

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London: historic green a stone’s throw from the queen

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All England Europe London United Kingdom best green hotel central London London best sustainable restaurants London eco-friendly luxury hotel London luxury green hotel London organic dining London organic restaurants| Storied Past, Green Present | Thank goodness we’ve fueled ourselves with a proper English breakfast before going toe to toe with the most effervescent hotelier—and evangelist of green—in all of London town.

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Where are the 5 coolest eco-friendly winter sports destinations in Europe?

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| Skiing In Green & White | Europe. In many parts of this vast and varied continent, winter is a great time to visit—especially if you love snow and mountains and the many ways we’ve devised to play in them. So where are the hottest (or should that be coolest?)

London Olympic Games 2012: where to go green

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Climate Wars by Gwynne Dyer

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Scenario 3, United States 2029: The US-Mexican border is finally sealed off forcefully and completely after surges of refugee influx caused by runaway desertification in a country whose farmers are already struggling financially.

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Hertz rents electric bikes in Spain

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Good News for UK Birds (and Birders)

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5 Tips for making your music festivals eco-friendly this summer

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Why walking can be your best eco-friendly vacation ever

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Looking for an eco-friendly getaway in the UK? Look to the countryside!

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4 great ways to have an eco-friendly family holiday in the UK and beyond

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Solar Cucumbers and Airdrop Irrigation are Two Wet and Wild Ideas

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How to go green wherever you travel

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Guest post: when in London, a green B&B is the way to stay

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Starhotels E.c.ho Milano wins ‘Sustainable Design’ award

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Guest post: what’s green about the East Midlands?

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East Midlands England Europe Leicester United Kingdom Green Tourism Business Scheme| Why Go Now | Okay, class—quiz time: Where is East Midlands? No one? Then here are a few hints: The area is known historically for its food. To wit: Red Leicester, the Lincolnshire sausage, the Melton Mowbray pork pie, Stilton, the Bakewell tart and the Bramley apple. Lawrence is its best-known [.] Guest post: what’s green about the East Midlands?

Guest post: a green guide to Edinburgh’s castles

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London: 5 great green to do’s, on the cheap

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Starting the Year

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Birding backyard birds England New year United Kingdom wetlandsIn contrast to last year, when I began my year in tropical Cairns in Queensland, Australia, I began this year’s birding in my parent’s rural house in Cheshire in Northern England.

Boobs are Not News!

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This weekend women all over the United Kingdom are taking the power back against page 3 and celebrating being a woman.

Ready-washed bags of salad? Best used as compost!

Green Prophet

Popular ingredients found in ready-made salads across the United Kingdom and Ireland were tested, including baby green oak, cos, red romaine, spinach, and red chard.

10 Reasons Vegetarianism Can Help Save the Earth

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Here 10 reasons why vegetarianism can save the planet as reported in 2010 in The Observer, a United Kingdom periodical. 10 Reasons Vegetarianism Can Help Save the Earth. Vegetarian living is continuing to gain momentum due to its many advantages both health wise and environmentally.

Winter Bird Feeding: Good or Bad for Birds?

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households feed their backyard birds, and in the United Kingdom, the rate is as high as 75 percent. A European relative of the black-capped chickadee, the blue tit, was studied in the United Kingdom to examine the impact of bird feeding on nesting success.

Common Yellowthroat in Wales

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It is quite the twitching scene in Rhiwderin for the second record of Yellow-throated Warbler Common Yellowthroat in Wales and the eleventh in the United Kingdom. Over a thousand birders have seen the bird so far. I don’t know why all the excitement – there are plenty of Yellow-throated Warblers in Florida (or Common Yellowthroats in New York ) for the watching… a. Asides

Renewable energy provides 6.5 million jobs globally

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The growth of offshore wind power is mainly being concentrated in Europe – particularly the United Kingdom and Germany. The number of people working in the renewable energy industry grew by 14 percent to 6.5 million people in 2013 with solar power leading the job growth.

Europe installed twice as much wind energy capacity in 2014 as coal and gas combined

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Almost 60 percent all-new installations were in just two countries: Germany and the United Kingdom. New data from the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) shows that wind energy installations outperformed both coal and gas last year in the European Union.

Sea Shepherd will build a new ‘dream’ ship after receiving €8.3 million from the Dutch Postcode Lottery

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million Euros from the postcode lotteries in the Netherlands, Sweden and the United Kingdom for this project. The non-profit marine conservation organization, Sea Shepherd has received 8.3

Is Your Toddler Smarter Than a Chicken? Experts Think Maybe Not

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A decades-long study of domesticated chickens by a United Kingdom professor claims that chickens are able to use logic, understand physics, and distinguish numbers up to five.

5 Spectacular Eco Mosques Of The World

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The United Kingdom’s largest environmentally-friendly mosque in Cambridge adopts energy saving techniques. Green Prophet loves to cover where eco meets faith and the Middle East. Zaufishan puts together a handy list of five of the world’s most beautiful eco-mosques.

Pamela Anderson poisoned Wikileaks leader with a vegan sandwich

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John Kerry, Ecuador, and United Kingdom’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office were mentioned, nothing about hummus and veg. From famous lifesaver, to rumoured life-taker?

Air pollution in Europe has high economic and human cost

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Germany and Poland are followed by Romania which has four of the dirtiest facilities; three are located in Bulgaria and the United Kingdom, two are in Greece; and the Czech Republic, Estonia, Italy and Slovakia all have one each.

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US and UK restrictions on electronic devices on flights

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The United States and the United Kingdom have both banned electronic devices larger than a mobile phone from cabins on flights from some Middle Eastern and North African countries.

Green Tourism Mobile Application for UK & Ireland Launched by TripSketch

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Award winning online Green Travel company TripSketch has announced the launch of a new Green Tourism mobile application for the United Kingdom and Ireland. The GTBS is the national sustainable tourism certification scheme for the United Kingdom and Ireland.

UK privatizing probation service

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The United Kingdom government has decided to outsource the rehabilitation of prisoners to private companies and charitable organizations. What next? Private police forces – oops, they call them services now? Private army? We already have a private navy launched recently which could lay the foundation to the Royal Navy being privatized.

5 minutes a day of green exercise optimal for mental health

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Activity in natural areas, also known as ‘green’ exercise, led to mental and physical health improvements in an analysis of 1,252 people of different ages, genders and mental health status in the United Kingdom. Here’s something that’s likely to please people who have much to do but little time to do it.

Another Sustainable Development Report from Abu Dhabi

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The report also comes on the heels of a massive investment project involving the UAE and its expertise in renewable energy for the United Kingdom. Abu Dhabi has been a leader in harnessing the power of the sun, clean technology and alternative sources of energy in the past few years.

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Pallid Cuckoo

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I have also been watching with interest the return of the Cuckoo to the United Kingdom from Africa over the past few days. Having spent so many months in the tropics and then returning to what was supposed to be spring in the United Kingdom it must have been quite a shock to the poor birds. Two weekends ago we went away for a bush camping trip and the weather was perfect!

Forget Fences—Grow A Living Hedge

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While most people have heard of planting or trimming a hedge, the art of laying a hedge is one that has been somewhat lost to time outside of rural areas in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Newly released EU charter takes aim at global food waste

Green Prophet

Belgium, Cyprus, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom all participated, but the project also strives to impact in developing countries by encouraging local authorities in Europe to sponsor joint initiatives to improve food security around the world.