New Solar Cells Capture Light From All Angles

March 12, 2012 by  
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Solar panels can sometimes be a thorn in the side of the green-minded architect. With their flat and chunky shape, achieving a better design aesthetic can be a challenge. But a Japanese company may have found a way around that – literally. Kyosemi…

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6 Tips on Making Goals You Can Accomplish

January 3, 2012 by  
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Written by Kimi Harris, MNN It’s that time of year again. With a champagne glass or a decadent dessert by your side, you declare your New Year’s resolution. Lofty and potentially life changing, you are inspired to turn a new leaf this year….

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NY Times Blasts GOP Climate Deniers

September 7, 2011 by  
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Photo: nosha , Flickr , CC BY-SA Well, sure: Plenty of folks (myself included) have been pointing out the GOP’s persistent fixation on denying the existence of climate change for quite some time. But it’s always satisfying when the nation’s paper of record weighs in on your side. Yes, the New York Times has dedicated it… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Lesson of Fukushima: No-Nukes or Pro-Nukes?

March 14, 2011 by  
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Along with all the other news surrounding the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the nuclear power industry is also in the spotlight due to problems that have arisen at some Japanese reactor facilities in the aftermath of the disaster. It is still a developing situation, and there is far too much that is not known about the results to make any definitive, final statement about the matter

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Canadian Offenders Jailed in Stunning LEED-certified Prison (Slideshow)

January 10, 2011 by  
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When I first saw the images of C. F.

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Roadkill Goes From the Highway to the Runway

March 16, 2010 by  
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Photo via the Telegraph For most people, there’s something particularly sad and gory about seeing wildlife killed on the side of the road–but for one British clothing designer, such critter-carnage is fodder for fashion.

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Americans Most Satisfied With Environmental Quality Since 2002: New Poll

March 16, 2010 by  
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Photo via Healthline Are you satisfied with the overall standard of environmental quality in the United States? According to a new poll, 46% of Americans are, saying that quality is either excellent or good. The number is up from 39% last year, and according to Reuters it’s the highest satisfaction Americans have had with environmental quality since 2002

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Today on Planet 100: Starving Sea Lions (Video)

March 16, 2010 by  
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