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Earth Hour: Participate In The Global Event Locally

Treehugger | Lloyd Alter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It is hard to find out exactly what is happening on Earth Hour; most activities are pretty local. Here are some ideas....

Turn Out the Lights, "Earth Hour" -- Let's Celebrate "Energy Hour"

Sean Paige | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sean Paige

Energy use = global catastrophe. That's the dangerously simplistic equation touted by the dim bulbs who thought up Earth Hour.

The globe prepares to switch off for Earth Hour

Andy Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andy Ridley

This Saturday night at 8.30pm local time, the national government of Tuvalu will switch off power to the low-lying island nation, as one of the first ...

Green News Report -- March 25, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Lights Out th...

Earth Hour: Not Just About One Hour

Lynn Englum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lynn Englum

Earth Hour, which takes place this Saturday at 8 PM, is both a global rally and a demonstration of leadership on climate action within cities, states, the business community and local neighborhoods.

Earth Hour Activities: How To Keep Busy During An Hour Of Darkness

Mother Nature Network | Chanie Kirschner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Q: Earth Hour is coming up on March 27 and I, for one, am excited to get in on the action and turn off my lights. One question though -- what the heck...

Online Revolution to Lead a Climate Resolution

Andy Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andy Ridley

Of the 27 nations that will see participation in Earth Hour for the first time in 2010, eight will do so as a result of online networking, exemplifying the power of the online revolution and the age of citizen journalism.

Earth Hour Hopenhagen

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

On December 16, 2009, thousands of Copenhageners and visitors came out to celebrate Earth Hour Hopenhagen. The special event included a lantern parade...

Save Cash by Going Green: 4 Tips

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

Going green doesn't just save the outside world. It also can preserve the hard-earned money in your bank account.

On The Streets: Earth Minute (VIDEO)

Jonathan Kesselman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jonathan Kesselman

In this latest episode of my series for The Mother Nature Network, I punch a woman in the face, make love to a tree, and 'accidentally' eat my own feces all in the name of Gaia.

Conficker Dominates This Week's Hot Google Searches

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 04.03.2009 | Media

Fears of the Conficker computer virus rocked the nation this week, according to an analysis of Google search data. "Conficker virus" was the #1 risin...

Earth Hour? Why Not "Earth Until-We-Figure-This-Out?"

Robert Engelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert Engelman

I doubt that the lighting of the world's monuments contributes that much to global warming. But lighting of all kinds is used to make a statement, as well as for practical illumination.

Janeane Garofalo, Alanis Morissette Earth Hour Promos Get Gross (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Earth Hour, as we've discussed, is a time when many cities around the world will be going dark -- that is turning off lights and other energy-consumin...

EARTH HOUR 2009: Washington, DC, To Go Dark For Earth Hour (VIDEO)

World Wildlife Fund | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON, DC, March 4, 2009 - World Wildlife Fund announced today that the District of Columbia has signed on to be an official flagship city for Ea...

Earth Hour: An Hour Of Darkness For The Planet (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The World Wildlife Fund has announced that Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, and San Francisco would lead the list of U.S. cities co...

Google Goes Dark For Earth Hour

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a sign of support for the conservation effort "Earth Hour," Google has turned its Google.com page black on Saturday, March 29th. As their statemen...