Why Chinese Go to England to Buy Shoes Made in China

March 10, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Elliott Brown , used under Creative Commons license. Terracycle once sang the praises of intelligent globalization , and from kite-powered ships to the return of the airship , we’ve seen plenty of ways that international travel and commerce can be made less…

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A Bold Green Idea from Best Buy

January 11, 2011 by  
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Although the company’s new Buy Back program — guaranteeing customers can get as much as 50 percent back when the return their used electronics within two years — doesn’t quite reach the goal of "sustainable consumption," it’s a huge step forward in greening consumer electronics.

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Denny’s Focuses on Cree LEDs for Energy Efficient Lighting

January 11, 2011 by  
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In a move toward increased energy efficiency, Denny’s has made Cree Inc. the manufacturer of choice for LED downlights used a new and remodeled restaurants.

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Forecasting an Ecosystem’s Point of No Return

September 10, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Matt Callow /Flickr Most conservation, unfortunately, is reactive. Though improved assessment methods make this reaction more timely, plans are crafted after habitats are degraded and species are recieve protected status after their populations have demonstrated critical declines.

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Ted Danson’s Surprising New Role, Edward Norton’s Big Goal, and More

September 10, 2010 by  
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Photo via Oceana Actor Ted Danson , who recently joined Morgan Freeman and Oceana to support the organization’s study of oil plumes in the Gulf of Mexico, has signed on for another project: playing against type as an unsympathetic oil baron in “Everybody Loves Whales.” … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Blue Stork Finds True Love in Spite of Curious Color

April 11, 2010 by  
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Image: © Andreas Koeckeritz / Pixelio Spring always portends the return of storks to the large nests which top chimneys and towers across the German landscape.

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UN Leaders Caught High-Fiving at COP15: Olivia Zaleski Reports

December 16, 2009 by  
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