6 Ways Online Education Prevents Planetary Pollution

March 10, 2017 by  
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Most people consciously manage their impact on the environment to the best of their ability. But did you know that choosing to earn your degree online can help keep the earth clean at the same time? Unlike the convenience of cars, the convenience…

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Living in a time of ‘great winds’ of change

January 14, 2017 by  
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Businesses clinging to the tried-and-true status quo will undermine their ability to adapt and evolve in a time of volatile change.

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Sustainable Living: 6 People Proving Plastic-Free Is Possible

June 21, 2016 by  
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We live in a culture of convenience. It doesn’t matter what it is – we want it fast and we want it now. In our narrow minds, we just don’t have the time to wait.  Unfortunately, the convenience culture is hurting more than just our ability to be…

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The data that could brace the world for climate change

April 13, 2016 by  
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By combining satellite and on-ground weather information, scientists are improving our ability to bring resilience to extreme weather for the world’s poorest people.

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Measuring success in energy-efficiency financing

April 13, 2016 by  
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The conversations you need to be having with financiers to get started on those energy and cost saving programs.

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How ‘natural geoengineering’ can help slow global warming

March 2, 2016 by  
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An overlooked tool in fighting climate change is enhancing biodiversity to maximize the ability of ecosystems to store carbon.

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Nendo creatively reimagines the humble sticky note into beautiful sculpture

January 13, 2016 by  
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One of the reasons why we love Japanese studio nendo is because of their ability to breathe new life into forgotten everyday objects. The prolific designers recently unveiled their re-imagined sticky notes , turning the two-dimensional office stationary into a playful cube. Titled the Block Memo , the paper cube comprises three different shapes of sticky notes. One corner of the cube is cut off to allow the sculptural object to balance on itself. The Block Memo will be sold for 2,500 JPY. + nendo The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

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No Electricity Required: Old School Tech Keeps Produce Fresh

September 2, 2015 by  
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Did you know that refrigerators were first introduced into modern homes in 1913? Today, we really take that technology for granted. We expect that we’ll always have the ability to keep foods cool and fresh in the comfort of our own home. However,…

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We may have reached peak food production- and what we can do to change it

February 2, 2015 by  
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Have we reached peak food? Authors of a new study in Ecology and Society say “yes,” claiming our ability to grow more food has reached its limit, despite advances in growing technology, even as the population increases. But others say that if we simply stop wasting food , we won’t have a problem. Read the rest of We may have reached peak food production- and what we can do to change it Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: food growth , food waste , genetically modified organisms , GMO , peak chicken , peak corn , peak food , peak food production , peak food study , peak meat production , peak soy , peak wheat

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LED Mushroom Lights Sprout From Reclaimed Wood

August 24, 2014 by  
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Yes, your eyes are playing tricks on you. What looks like a mythical treasure one would stumble upon in a storybook tale, is in fact a beautiful eco-friendly combination of reclaimed wood and LED lights . Great Mushrooming is taking inspiration from the world’s best designer, Mother Nature , to create these luminous mushrooms whose only magic lies in their ability to charm. Read the rest of LED Mushroom Lights Sprout From Reclaimed Wood Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Great mushrooming , green lamps , LED lights , reclaimed wood , reclaimed wood lamps

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