Russia’s Permafrost Not So Permanent Anymore (Video)

December 2, 2010 by  
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“Looking for hard date in very soft ground…” If there’s one thing that can make global warming worse, it’s large quantities of

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Recycling and the Life of a Lipstick Tube

December 2, 2010 by  
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Photo credit: eBay Green Back in October, we dove into the subject of eco-beauty , offering a series of tips and tricks on how to keep you toxin-free and healthy despite your need for nail polish and love of lipstick…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Thawing Permafrost Releasing Another Overlooked Greenhouse Gas

April 6, 2010 by  
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Sites in Canada, Norway, and Greenland (here) were examined.

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Are Arctic Farts Accelerating Global Warming?

March 5, 2010 by  
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A study released in Friday’s Journal of Science says that 8 million tons of previously unrecorded methane is leaking into the atmosphere every year. The methane is seeping from deep within the Earth’s core through breaks in the layers of permafrost under the arctic sea — previously thought by scientists to be unbreakable

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PREFAB FRIDAY: Ideabox’s Fortino Prefab House Debuts in Portland

March 5, 2010 by  
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Last weekend, Ideabox debuted their newest prefab home at the Portland Home and Garden Show. The Fortino is meant for an urban lot and packs a lot in a small punch

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Maldives To Fight Rising Sea Levels With Floating Islands

March 5, 2010 by  
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The tiny island nation of the Maldives is under serious threat from rising sea levels caused by climate change. No part of the 1200 islands which make up the Maldives is more than six feet above sea level, so as sea-levels rise (as they will if rampant climate change is not stopped), the entire nation will be under water. Because of this, the Maldives government is pulling out all the stops in the fight against climate change

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Canada’s Permafrost Has Moved North 80 Miles in Past 50 Years

February 18, 2010 by  
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James Bay is the southernmost part of Hudson Bay… The area around Canada’s James Bay has warmed about 2°C in the past twenty years alone, causing permafrost to melt and moving the southern edge of the perpetually frozen ground north 80 miles over where it was in the 1960s. That’s the word from scientists at the Université Laval in Quebec:..

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All Alaskan Tundra Gone by 2100 as Fires and Permafrost Melting Change Vegetation

January 12, 2010 by  
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One day this could well be transformed with trees…

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Using Bees to Battle Crows in Japan

January 12, 2010 by  
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Photo via fishermansdaughter Crows are considered a menace in Japan and for the last 10 years, the country has been waging a war against them. There’s been a range of tactics, but one that catches our eye is using one animal species to ward off another

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Solar Powered Dog Sweater Gathers Power From Your Pooch (Video)

January 12, 2010 by  
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Screenshot via YouTube How can you make your dog earn it’s keep?

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