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The Oklahoma Granny

Edward Flattau | Posted 11.24.2014 | Politics
Edward Flattau

"God is still up there (controlling the weather)," Inhofe recently intoned in a Senate speech. "People would like to think it is man who is causing climate change. They don't want any progress." That is a pretty sweeping indictment of the more than 300,000 people from all walks of life and age groups who paraded in New York City.

Johnny Depp Doppelganger Marries Tree

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 11.12.2013 | Weird News

On Sunday, Peruvian actor and environmental activist Richard Torres took tree-hugging to a whole new level by marrying a tree in Buenos Aires, Argenti...

Schwarzenegger Honored By U.S. Forest Service

Posted 11.01.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Michael d'Estries: One of the nation's most exclusive clubs just received a new member. Actor and former Californ...

The Most Famous Man You Never Heard Of: Part IV

Helen Davey | Posted 10.12.2013 | New York
Helen Davey

I think now of the many times I have enjoyed walking along Battery Park, never realizing this was where my grandfather -- "Father John," as he came to be known -- first set foot on this continent. He was 27 years old.

The Most Famous Man You Never Heard Of

Helen Davey | Posted 08.31.2013 | Green
Helen Davey

I hope that I, as my father did, can bring the essence of John Davey's personality to life once again. Because the world has changed so drastically in the 167 years since John's birth, it's necessary to put his life in the context of the world into which he was born.

Maggie Q, Shark Hugger

Sierra | Posted 01.20.2013 | Celebrity
Sierra

In the high-action TV show Nikita, Maggie Q plays the title character, a coolheaded rogue assassin being hunted by secret agents. In real life, though, she wouldn't harm a fly -- or any other living thing.

HLN's Jane Velez-Mitchell Is Still an Addict and Has "Issues" With John Edwards

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 07.19.2012 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

Velez-Mitchell's balanced, yet, "no-holds bar" style attracts a loyal audience. She has an obsession for, and an addiction to making a real and measurable impact in the world. She is addicted to the notion that she can always do more.

What's In the Name 'Environmentalist'?

Joel Reynolds | Posted 07.09.2012 | Green
Joel Reynolds

I care less about what people call themselves than which side they're on. In fact, I spend much of my time these days working with people in Alaska who don't consider themselves environmentalists -- and have no aspirations to be.

Tim DeChristopher Appealing Prison Sentence

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 07.09.2012 | Green

DENVER (AP) — An environmental activist who disrupted an oil and gas auction for land near Utah's national parks did so in protest, bringing attenti...

The Hopeful Environmentalist -- Sturla Gunnarsson's Force of Nature: The David Suzuki Movie

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.30.2012 | Home
E. Nina Rothe

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PHOTOS: Architecture For The City Bird

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.29.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Architect to the urban aviary set, Street Artist XAM is one rare bird. Averaging one per week over the last year, the California born former graffiti ...

Jon Ward

Jon Huntsman's Jobs Plan Cements Shift From Green Republican To Energy Hawk

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON – As recently as June, an environmental website declared former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman the "greenest" of the Republican presidential cand...

Growing China's Environmental Movement, One Person at a Time.

Xiu Min Li | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Xiu Min Li

Although China now has over 3,500 NGOs, most concentrate in big and high profile cities like Beijing and Yunnan. In backwater regions like Western China, the concept of NGOs is still foreign.

A Step Toward Recovery from Our Oil Addiction

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jim Wallis

Moving toward a "clean energy economy" will require more than just a re-wiring of the energy grid; it will also take a re-wiring of ourselves -- a conversion, really, of our habits of the heart.

Eco Etiquette: Can You Be An Environmentalist Without Being Vegetarian?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

A funny thing happens when you don't berate your friends for not subscribing to your particular eco-philosophy and instead encourage them to make small changes: Those smaller changes lead to larger ones.

City Planning Classic On Environmental Efficiency (VIDEO)

Progressive Book Club | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Progressive Book Club In the annals of urban design and city planning, no book holds a higher place than The Death and Life of Great American Cities ...

View And Vote: Green American Heroes

planetgreen.discovery.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Celebrate the fourth of July with these green American visionaries. ...

Greening Hollywood: Enchanted Green Hallow's Eve

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

Ecostation... has created an environmentally aware Haunted Fun House for kids and parents that offers an afternoon of trick-or-treating and learning about Earth's animal-kingdom inhabitants.

"French Spiderman" Alain Robert Climbs NYT Building With Global Warming Banner

Sewell Chan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A man holding a bright green banner has ascended the north face of The New York Times's building, climbing about 10 stories while the police and secu...

California Lowers Auto Emissions Rule

AP | SAMANTHA YOUNG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California regulators have drastically cut the number of zero-emission vehicles required to be sold in the state by the yea...