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UK Killer Whales Can't Be Saved

Stephanie Farnsworth | Posted 01.29.2017 | Green
Stephanie Farnsworth

While there have been ongoing discussions for several years now about whether to reintroduce wolves and lynxes into Scotland, little has been done to save currently threatened populations and this is most notably shown by the march to extinction that Scotland's orcas are embarked upon.

Hawaii Just Became The First State To Ban Plastic Bags At Grocery Checkouts

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 07.06.2015 | Politics

As of Wednesday, grocery stores across the entire state of Hawaii are banned from distributing plastic bags. The City and County of Honolulu -- whi...

We Are Earth Walking

Amanda Hessling | Posted 05.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Amanda Hessling

Dearest Friends -- Now is the time to remember who we are. We are not as the corporations would have us. Our value is not in our ability to consume ...

Female Eco-Activists Are Not Dumb Sluts

Amanda Hessling | Posted 05.12.2015 | Green
Amanda Hessling

Im not asking you to give up these stereotypes. If you did, you'd be lucky to make it through the next week alive. What I am asking of you is to, please, just be mindful of them.

Wish You Weren't Here: Wildlife Tourist Attractions To Avoid

Neil D’Cruze | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Neil D’Cruze

More often than not, tourists are entirely unaware of the cruelty that goes on behind the scenes. So to help you to be a responsible, wild animal friendly tourist, here is a list of some of the cruellest types of attractions, to be avoided at all costs.

From Oil to Renewables

Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber | Posted 02.05.2013 | World
Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber

Climate change is not only a crisis, but an opportunity. While some people may find it ironic that countries like Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are making massive investments in renewable energy, we think it is absolutely fitting and a logical step.

UK Energy Secretary Resignation Could Help Conservative Policy

Reuters | Posted 04.04.2012 | Green

* Huhne denies lying to police about 2003 speeding offence * Scandal hurts Lib Dems, satisfies some Conservatives * Fell...

Volkswagen's Social Media Fail

Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

Car manufacturer Volkswagen is under fire after apparently deleting comments critical of the company's environmental credentials on its Facebook page....

PHOTOS: Gardens of Death and Other Horticultural Marvels

Atlas Obscura | Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel
Atlas Obscura

Extraordinary flora and fauna abound in our round-up of the globe's most unusual gardens, greenhouses and Arctic Doomsday seed vaults.

Broadband Can Power Clean Energy Future

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 11.19.2011 | Technology
Jonathan Spalter

In a new report, The Carbon Disclosure Project rightly declares that we are in the middle of a "network driven communications revolution." And, it contains broad possibilities both for our economy and for the sustainability of our planet.