Meet the Beer That Could Reduce Climate Change

December 5, 2016 by  
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Long Root Ale might look like any other can of craft beer, but its contents could have a huge impact on what you eat and drink in the future — as well as the environment. That’s because the new brew from Hopworks Urban Brewery in Portland contains…

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Apple unveils nature-filled, solar-powered future for its retail stores worldwide

May 23, 2016 by  
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Foster + Partners is no stranger to working with Apple. The international architecture firm has overseen the design of several iconic Apple stores, such as the glass-clad flagship in Istanbul, as well as the new Apple Campus 2 in Cupertino that’s nearing completion. With Apple Union Square, the architects closely collaborated with Jonathan Ive, Apple’s chief design officer, and Angela Ahrendts, the senior vice president of Retail and Online Stores. Set across from San Francisco’s famous Union…

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Who Really Benefits From Socialism In America? Drivers.

August 30, 2011 by  
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It is a standard Republican meme, that Obama is a socialist. But who are the real socialists in America? James Schwartz of the Urban Country quotes a definition of socialism: Any of various economic and political theories advocating collective or governmental ownership and administration of the means of production and distribution of goods. Schwartz notes that this pretty much defines the American road and highway system, as well as the automobile and oil industries. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Best of Inhabitat: Interview With Metropol Parasol Architect Juergen Mayer H.

August 6, 2011 by  
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If you’ve been following the world of architecture, you’ve probably feasted your eyes on the Metropol Parasol , which has been one of the most popular and talked about structures of 2011. Currently the world’s largest wooden structure , the Parasol’s undeniably eye-catching looks have the city of Seville, Spain, where it is located, as well as the rest of the world mesmerized. Inhabitat recently had a chance to sit down with the … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Young Dems Convention Paid For By Coal Company Alpha Natural Resources

August 6, 2011 by  
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Photo: Silvia Alba via Flickr/CC BY Coal may be Public Enemy Number 1 when it comes to stopping climate chaos and eliminating air and water pollution, but the industry isn’t going down without a fight. An interesting blog at WeArePowerShift.org details a young activist’s disappointment when she discovered that the 2011 Young Democrats Convention was sponsored, in part, by Alpha Natural Resources, the operator of Massey Energy, the notorious company behind several m… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Weekday Vegetarian: Tofu and Wild Mushrooms

April 5, 2010 by  
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Photo:Kelly Rossiter TreeHugger founder Graham Hill found himself in a quandry about a year ago. He knew the health problems that can be caused by eating meat, the awful treatment of animals in factory farming , as well as the ecological problems for the health of the planet. And yet, he still ate meat

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Economic Value of Ecosystems and Biodiversity — New Report

November 13, 2009 by  
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A new report, The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB), attempts to bring to the world’s attention the truly great economic value of ecosystems and biodiversity, as well as the benefits of taking these into account when making policies.

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What Is the Matter with Us? Lead and Other Toxins into the Mouths of Babes

November 13, 2009 by  
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Over the weekend, someone sent my husband a link to a video called “The Girl Who Silenced the World” from 1992 where a 12 year old girl named Severn Suzuki addresses the UN’s Earth Summit Meeting in Rio de Janeiro. Severn essentially gives the panel and every living adult a well-articulated lashing for leaving the planet in this state for her generation to contend with

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Pesticide-Soaked ‘Wallpaper’ Cuts Malaria Exposure, Safer Than Spraying

November 7, 2009 by  
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Mosquito on the wall. Image credit: DesertUSA. To lower mosquito exposure in malaria-prone places there are two basic pesticide use strategies

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