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Dude Narrates Wild Animals As If They Were Drunk Humans and It's On Point

Outspeak | Posted 06.09.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Outspeak

We've all gotten a little bit wild after a few drinks. We've all unleashed the proverbial party animal. The comparison between drunk asshole and wild animal has never been more on point than it is in Ozzy Man's nature video parody.

Visiting Vietnam's National Park: Cat Tien

Kyle Le | Posted 05.11.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Kyle Le

Is a vacation that forces you to exercise really a vacation? I'm not here to bash forests or National Parks though. I actually enjoy visiting them and share that yearning to return to the brush, and that's the problem.

Barbados' Mystical Flower Forest

Shalisha Samuel | Posted 04.01.2016 | Travel
Shalisha Samuel

Today's adventure started off with a 100-metre dash from the River Road van stand, into the back entrance of the Fairchild Street Bus Terminal. The Su...

DNA Of Hunted Paris Attacker Found In Raided Brussels Apartment

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 03.18.2016 | World

BRUSSELS, March 18 (Reuters) - The most-wanted fugitive from November's Paris attacks was wounded in a shootout in Brussels on Friday and still holed ...

How Ikea And Harvard Got Tangled In A Corrupt Romanian Land Deal

Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project | Sarah Grossman | Posted 03.03.2016 | Business

This article was originally published by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project. The retail giant IKEA is one of the world’s largest f...

The Most Powerful Climate Solution You've Never Heard Of

P.J. Marshall | Posted 12.10.2015 | Green
P.J. Marshall

What if there was a powerful but overlooked tool that could reduce global warming by 0.5°C by the end of the century? Imagine if reversing the decline of ecosystems was good for economies. What if making our world more beautiful, also made it stronger and more resilient?

The Magic of Summer Camp

Kelly Newsome | Posted 10.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Kelly Newsome

At summer camp, you will find children in search of counsellors as if they are godlike beings, capable of healing all wounds and bandaging all torn fr...

The Dawn Chorus--Nature's Best Symphony

Meg Lowman | Posted 07.02.2016 | Science
Meg Lowman

The time is 4:24 am. I sit upright in bed, awakened by an inspirational choir that has just burst into sound. Vacationing in the woods of northern Vermont, I've taken a summer sojourn back to the temperate forests of my childhood.

This Man Helped Save 55% of the Colombian Amazon Rainforest and He's Not Stopping -- Here's Why

Summer Rayne Oakes | Posted 06.12.2015 | Green
Summer Rayne Oakes

As the sun started to wane on the horizon, he and his son, Francisco (Pacho) von Hildebrand, the new Executive Director of Gaia rolled out a giant map of South America on a table.

A Higher Calling

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 02.18.2015 | Good News
Maggie Van Ostrand

Once upon a time just a few years ago, a little pine tree stood in the deep forest, isolated and naked. He wondered aloud why he was so small and skinny while a big pine tree standing just several feet away had so many full and lusty branches.

Autumn Reflections

Roeselien Raimond | Posted 12.30.2014 | Arts
Roeselien Raimond

Some time ago someone asked me: "How on earth do you manage to write complete stories about...NOTHING?!" Well...erhm...lots of fantasy I guess... Tha...

Cruising for Moose in Maine

Peter Mandel | Posted 12.13.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

It feels like we're flying all over the state of Maine -- and, at one point, we set down on a whim to taxi over to a village where a man sells us homemade root beer out of a refrigerator on his front porch. The only problem is that, although we swoop and dive, circle and fly, we just can't find any moose.

'The Call of the Wildman'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 10.20.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

As a homebody whose idea of communing with nature is to open the windows, I could never see the forest for the trees, or even the mushrooms for the pi...

You Can't Eat Your Cake and Have the Forest Too -- or Can You?

Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca | Posted 06.08.2014 | Green
Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca

Every unique ecosystem provides significant economic, social, cultural, aesthetic and intrinsic values to humanity. But forests occupy a special class in themselves.

Happy International Day Of Forests

Posted 03.21.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: Forests cover a third of all land on Earth, providing vital organic infrastructure for some of the p...

Can Nature Save us From Climate Change?

The Nature Conservancy in California | Posted 10.09.2013 | Green
The Nature Conservancy in California

Nature is a powerful tool right at our fingertips offering tangible results. Conserving our natural resources gets to the root of the problem. If we reduce carbon pollution, we will reduce the increasing impacts of climate change.

Keep Popping Those Corks: Forests Need More Wine Lovers

OnEarth | Posted 09.29.2013 | Green
OnEarth

By Elizabeth Royte, OnEarth When my phone rang two months ago, a stranger invited me to visit a Portuguese cork-oak forest. I'd never seen one, so I w...

Wildlife Tracking in the Adirondacks (PHOTOS)

Alissa Rafferty | Posted 03.26.2013 | Green
Alissa Rafferty

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Embracing Permaculture Gardening on a Personal and National Level

Anthony Anderson | Posted 01.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Anthony Anderson

We can have reforestation, and we can feed ourselves at the same time. Edible reforestation.

Put Up a Paradise in That Paved Parking Lot

Gary Gero | Posted 11.28.2012 | Green
Gary Gero

Trees help address climate change by absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and storing carbon in tree roots, trunks, and branches. And urban forests provide additional positive environmental, health and community benefits.

Man-Eater Swallowed by Man: Tigers As Food

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.10.2012 | Green
Andrew Lam

Once the tiger hunted man. Today the terrifying cat has become high-end gourmet food. As it is, there are far more tigers now living in parks and zoos and farms than in the wild.

Mapping the Forest and the Trees: A Visit With Remote Sensing Expert Alan Strahler

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 03.24.2012 | Science
Zoe P. Strassfield

Prof. Alan Strahler's current work involves a ground-based LiDAR instrument called ECHIDNA, after the spiky Australian egg-laying mammal.

Last Tree Down: Embracing A New Treeless World

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.05.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

By Kiša Lala Landscape by Stuart Hall © Stuart Hall - A future earth without trees? © J F Rauzier - Cranach's Dream - The New Garden of ...

Matthew Ronay's Between the Worlds Opens in Chelsea

Ruthie Abel | Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts
Ruthie Abel

Sitting on school chairs with Matthew Ronay in the middle of his Long Island City studio, I had a chance to preview a portion of Between the Worlds, his new sculpture installation, opening today at Andrea Rosen Gallery in New York.

Cancún Opens for GREEN Business, but REDD Will Destroy Indigenous Forest Cultures

Subhankar Banerjee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Subhankar Banerjee

How would anyone who is supporting REDD feel if they're evicted from their home -- it's been happening a lot in U.S. with the real-estate collapse and no one likes it. So why would we support REDD?