Clothing Recycling Is Fashionable

August 4, 2015 by  
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Looking for a chance to change the world through fashion? Only 15 percent of clothes, shoes and accessories are recycled each year, the remaining 85 percent, 10.5 million tons, ends up in landfills. Reformation and Community Recycling are inspiring…

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Chernobyl Birds Have Smaller Brains, Shorter Lives

February 12, 2011 by  
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An abandoned ferris wheel in Pripyat, Ukraine, near the Chernobyl disaster site. Photo credit: Andrzej Karo? / Creative Commons Twenty-five years after the Chernobyl disaster , research is showing that prolonged exposure to the remaining low-dose radiation has a serious impact on wildlife in the region. New research has found that birds living near Chernobyl have, on average, a brain 5 percent s…

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GE Uses Jet Engine Cooling Technology in 1,500-Lumens LED Bulb

October 21, 2010 by  
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Photo: GE Global Research Nice Cross-Pollination We’ve all known for a while that light emitting diodes (LEDs) are the future of lighting.

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Do the Green Thing: Buy Nothing

December 21, 2009 by  
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Image from Do the Green Thing For those of you in the last throes of Christmas shopping, here’s the answer to what you could get the remaining few on your list, and it is available on Amazon, oops, Amazero.com. As the description says , buy Nothing: it’s “Compact, lightweight and easy to carry, incredibly durable, fits into your briefcase and co-ordinates with everything in your wardrobe.” It was created by Green Thing , a not-for-profit public service and a clever website that inspires people to lead a greener life. It’s goal is

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