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Towards a Spectrum of Green

Courtney Reum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Courtney Reum

The question isn't black/white or cut/dry, so I think it should actually be rephrased more along the lines of, "Where do you fall in the spectrum of trying to be more 'green'?"

Green Beer From Harvested Rainwater

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

After massive rains and flooding in the area, rainwater isn't going to waste at the the 5 Seasons Brewing in Atlanta, GA. The local brewery uses 100%...

Green News Report: September 29, 2009 (Audio)

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

In today's audio report: The long, long road to Copenhagen; An end to government support for fossil fuels; your national parks, 'America's Best Idea.'

America Needs A True Revolution Of Values

David A. Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David A. Love

Who made Carrie Prejean and Mike Huckabee the experts on values? What can Sen. Jim DeMint, Bill O'Reilly or Rep. Michele Bachmann teach me on the subject?

The Kitchen of the Future Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

[T]here have been a lot of new ideas in how you design a kitchen, what you put in it, where it goes when you are not using it. We look at some of the ...

The New Sputnik | THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Well, folks. Sputnik just went up again: China's going clean-tech. The view of China in the U.S. Congress -- that China is going to try to leapfrog us...

Ecopreneur: An Innovative Way to Attract Investors in a Recession

Kristin Boekhoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Kristin Boekhoff

I don't have to convince the Bangladeshis of the potential of their country. They are keen to change the world's negative perception of Bangladesh; a high-profile, luxury eco resort could do just that.

How America's Greenest Companies Can Become the Most Peaceful

David Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Sullivan

Commanding four of the top five rankings in Newsweek, the electronics industry appears to be leading the way in environmental sustainability.

Team Earth Campaign Brings Together Harrison Ford, the President of Guyana, CEOs, and a Life-Size Origami Forest

ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
ThienVinh Nguyen

As a "global sustainability movement" that'll include just about everyone - from educators to scientists to businesses to non-profits and little kids - Team Earth's first campaign centers on tackling deforestation.

One Stop Shopping for Greening Your Home: Green Depot Has It All

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marissa Bronfman

Find out how Sarah Beatty, a determined new green business woman, has earned Green Depot's moniker as America's leading one-stop shop for building solutions.

Eco Skyscrapers: Green Architecture Reaches for the Sky

WebEcoist | Steph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With a burgeoning global population that has ever-growing needs for both food and housing, many architects are looking up for sustainable solutions th...

Celebrating Elephant Appreciation Day (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

September 22nd is Elephant Appreciation Day, and what better way to celebrate than by checking out photos of these magnificent creatures. Be sure to ...

Google Maps Earth's Carbon Cycle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Google Earth has a new application that shows carbon dioxide in different layers of the earth's atmosphere....

Autumn Harvests From Around The World

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With the first day of fall upon us, we put together a tribute to the autumn harvest. From grapes and tobacco found in Bulgaria to coconuts from India...

Eight GOP Politicians Parrot False $1,761 Talking Point on Costs of Climate Bill

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Nelson

When your position is based on ignoring science to prop up polluting industries -- as is the case for many Republican politicians -- you have little choice but to cite misleading statistics to make your point.

Green News Report - September 17, 2009 (Audio)

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

In today's audio report,: the Department of the Interior. kicks the oil industry out of bed -- literally!

Oh No, Not Another Film About Climate Change

Franny Armstrong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Franny Armstrong

If you have a burning idea you need to communicate -- uncensored -- with maximum possible emotional punch and a potential audience of tens of millions, a doc's the way to go.

Green Cars Are All the Rage At The World's Largest Auto Show (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From hybrid plug-ins to all-electric sports cars, these green cars were all the rage at the world's largest auto show, the Frankfurt Auto Show in Germ...

The Veggie Van Tour Rolls into Washington

Josh Tickell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Tickell


The Sea Lion Balancing Act (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Here's a roundup of some cute performance sea lions showing off their best moves! Check out these incredible shots. Get HuffPost Green On Facebook ...

Pollan says health-care reform will fail unless we change the way we eat

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

First in The New York Times last week and then on NPR this weekend, Michael Pollan made that point that if we want to fix our health-care system, we h...

How Glenn Beck Can Become a Progressive -- Really!

John F. Wasik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John F. Wasik

Beck and his tea-bagging minions apparently don't want anything to do with creating jobs for those who need them.

As Residents Turn to Windmills, Resistance Lingers | ABBY GOODNOUGH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When Mrs. Howland tried to take the next step in green living -- installing a 132-foot windmill in her backyard that would generate enough electricity...

Breaking: Suit Cites Chronic Pizarchik Failure: Millions Call for OSM Nominee Withdraw

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

Pizarchik's hearing on Tuesday will be a litmus test of the Obama administration's--and the US Senate's--commitment to appointing and confirming agency directors who believe in science and law in our nation's coalfields.

No Impact Man: The Movie Everyone Is Talking About (VIDEO)

Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Katherine Goldstein

You may have heard something about No Impact Man or you may have heard about the guy who was going to live in New York City without making any environ...