Bill Clinton: World Must Prepare for Climate Refugees

September 22, 2011 by  
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Photo: Paul_Morse, Clinton Global Initiative via Flickr Some of the most dramatic impacts of climate change will be felt by the millions of people who will be forced to leave their homes: Climate refugees will flee island nations rendered inhospitable by rising sea levels, arid regions increasingly wracked by drought, and wet, low-lying areas that grow ever more prone to flooding. The international system that currently works to find refugees new homes will likely be overloaded as this occurs — we won’t be able to deal with… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Shanghai Park’s Pavilions Are Wind-Powered Urban Leisure Spots

September 22, 2011 by  
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Photos: Taranta Creations Wind-powered karaoke? Only in Shanghai would such a thing exist. These colourful pavilions were initially built as an art installation — one of many themed pavilions in a new waterfront park created for Shanghai’s 2010 World Expo — but now they have been torn down, except these Skittle-like structures. Currently, these neon-bright pavilions are utilized by city resi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Simple And Cute Vertical Garden With PET Bottle Tops Idea From Brazil

September 22, 2011 by  
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Photos via UOL Brazil . Brazilians are savvy in giving PET bottles second lives, turning them into everything from roof solar water heaters to zero electricity light bulbs and

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