The ozone problem is back with a vengeance

September 19, 2017 by  
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The Montreal Protocol should have nixed the ozone-eating chemicals damaging the ozone layer over Antarctica. 30 years on, atmospheric chemists aren’t so sure.

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The top headlines from Climate Week 2017

September 19, 2017 by  
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If you can’t keep track of all the climate-hip corporate news from New York City, start here.

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Why You Should Ditch Balloons if You Love the Environment

April 4, 2017 by  
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After writing an article on traditions that are terrible for the environment, I received overwhelming feedback that balloon releases should have been included on the list. Never one to disappoint, I decided to do some research on the topic and what…

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12 Survival Supplies You Should Have in Case of a Hurricane

July 9, 2013 by  
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Forecasters are predicting that the Gulf Coast and Atlantic states are going to see yet another tumultuous hurricane season, but many people in these areas still aren’t prepared for another super storm like Sandy. If you want to make sure you’re ready for the next tropical storm, make sure you have these 12 survival supplies in your home . They could make all the difference in the world when the next hurricane hits. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: how to prepare for a hurricane new york , how to prepare for a storm , hurricane new york , hurricane nyc , Hurricane Sandy , hurricane sandy new york , hurricane season new york , hurricane-preparedness , natural disaster new york , storm new york , storm season new york        

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Adults in China Drinking Human Breast Milk to Reap Nutritional Benefits

July 9, 2013 by  
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We all know that breast milk is chock-full of more than 700 different types of valuable bacteria — great for newborns, but now adults want in on the liquid gold. In China , a new diet craze promotes drinking human breast milk to reap the benefits of its nutrients. Some wealthy adults are even hiring wet nurses to do the work for them, even though breastfeeding rates and milk donation is uncommon in China. What do you think of adults drinking breast milk to boost their health? Tell us your thoughts and take our poll ! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: breast milk , breast milk diet , breast milk nutrients , breastfeeding , china , Chinese drinking human breast milk , human breast milk , Inhabitots , new diet breast milk , new diet craze , Nutritional benefits of breast milk        

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The 4 Big Mistakes We Made in Launching Our Green Business

February 3, 2012 by  
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After surviving — and thriving — in five of the roughest economic years the country has known, there's a lot we should have done differently when we opened the doors of our green packaging company. Here's to helping others repeat the same mistakes.

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We Should Have Started Drinking Our Own Pee A Long Time Ago

August 16, 2011 by  
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Photo: dmuth via Flickr/CC BY The other week, I wrote a snarky headline about a city in drought-stricken Texas that unveiled a plan to build a water reuse plant that would allow residents to essentially drink their own recycled pee. Readers and commenters chided me for being sensational (guilty! hell, I admitted as much in the article) and claimed that such water treatment already happened regularly at plants across the nation. Well, t… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Top 6 Reasons Why Every Garden Should Have a Pond (Video)

August 9, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Permaculture Artisans Sequestering radioactive waste with pond algae or starting up a serious backyard aquaponics set up may not be for every gardener. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have a pond. In fact, says Erik Ohlsen, installing a pond is the single most important pest management practice you can incorporate. And that’s just one reason a… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Believe in Global Warming? You "Kool Aid Drinking Commie" – XtraNormal Takes on Peak Oil (Video)

January 4, 2011 by  
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Image credit: noodles91380 I’ve asked before whether trolls can be green , so it should have come as no surprise that my attempt at writing a tongue-in-cheek, overly hyperbolic headline about guest bedrooms as the enemy of sustainability had me labeled as an “enviro-ninny”, and my “people” (whoever they are) described as an “[expletive] disease”. Within that context, I’m not sure what to make of this next video.

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A Few Reasons to Show Some Love for Bugs

September 7, 2010 by  
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Do a typical search on “insects” on an environmental website and you’ll mostly get results about green options to keep the buggers away. But there are reasons why we should have a little more compassion for our tiny fellow earth-dwellers (even if…

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