Is Chocolate the Tastiest Natural Cough Medicine of All?

April 19, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: CoCreatr / Creative Commons This guest post was written by Robin Marty , a writer for Care2 Causes . As if we needed another excuse to have some chocolate, new research shows that it may be an effective cough suppressant, too…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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"Worn Out" Shows How Things Fall Apart, The Centre Cannot Hold

April 19, 2011 by  
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Worn Out from Ryan Kothe on Vimeo .

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6 Savvy Ways the Corporate World is Celebrating Earth Day

April 19, 2011 by  
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Screenshot: Earth Day Network From worn out flip-flop recycling to sweet smelling soy candles benefiting water projects to tips from eco celeb Leonardo DiCaprio, for some large corporations, Earth Day is a milestone to kick start innovative environmental initiatives. Many take cues from Earth Day Network ‘s A Billion Acts of Green — an effort to encourage companies, organizations, and individuals all over the world to do their part. The six companies here — including Aveda, MTV, GE, and Old Navy — have made some..

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Anniversary of the Gulf Oil Spill: It’s Time To Demand a National Energy Conversation

April 19, 2011 by  
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photo: US Fish & Wildlife Service / Creative Commons The following is a guest post by Aimée Christensen of Chistensen Global Strategies . When 200 million gallons of oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico over 87 days last spring and summer, we saw that we are coloring outside the lines when it comes to our energy activities – the risky behaviors we are engaging in so as to meet our energy needs. The recen…

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Sitting Down Makes You Fat; More Reasons To Get A Standing Desk

April 19, 2011 by  
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My standing desk, an old drafting table.

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Sleeping Bears Won’t Be Hunted

March 18, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: ilashdesigns / Creative Commons This guest post was written by Sharon Seltzer , one of the founders of the animal rescue group, Heaven Can Wait Sanctuary, for Care2 Causes . Hunters in Russia will no longer be allowed to wake sleeping bears from their dens during winter hibernation and shoot them because of a new law enacted on March 16…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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