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Texas, Louisiana Brace For Tropical Storm Edouard (VIDEO)

MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Although tropical storm warnings are currently in effect, weatherman Al Roker does not anticipate that Edouard will transition to a hurricane. Watch t...

South Africa Pushes Climate Change Plan: Ambitious Proposal Includes Carbon Tax

AFP | Sibongile Khumalo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's government has set out an ambitious proposal to deal with climate change in the coming years, including slapping a possi...

Influx Of Jellyfish Signal Declining Health Of World's Oceans

The New York Times | Elisabeth Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From Spain to New York, to Australia, Japan and Hawaii, jellyfish are becoming more numerous and more widespread, and they are showing up in places wh...

Report from the Green Edge 1: The Organic World Congress

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
John Tepper Marlin

Dr. Alan Greene, Stanford Professor and author of Raising Baby Green, addressing the 2008 Organic World Congress on epidemiological studies relating ...

A Second Look At the NYTimes Science Section's "10 Things To Scratch From Your Worry List "

Treehugger | Lloyd Alter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We have heard of climate deniers and chemical industry defenders, but now John Tierney of The New York Times joins the ranks of the Everything Deniers...

Bikes: An Exercise in Frustration

Yahoo, The Wall Street Journal | Rhonda L. Rundle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LOS ANGELES -- Paula Rodriguez, who lives in the San Fernando Valley, got so disgusted with soaring fuel prices last spring that she stopped driving, ...

Anheuser-Busch's Gradual Greening: "5 Billion Green Beers"

CleanTechnica | Ariel Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Anheuser-Busch, the largest brewer in the US, announced today that its breweries will rely on renewable energies for 15 percent of their needs by 2010...

Obama Vice President Choice May Shed Light On His Position On Coal

The Wall Street Journal | Keith Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

So Virginia governor Tim Kaine is apparently in the pole position for the Obama veepstakes. Aside from all the other considerations--do vice-president...

Women And The Environment: A Call For Women's Wisdom In Environmental Policy

Climate Counts | June Zeitlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The more we experience the effects of climate change, the clearer it becomes that everyone on the planet has a huge stake in what we decide to do now....

Gore's Energy Goal Considered "Possible" Says Climate Expert

Reuters | Jasmin Melvin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The head of a group founded by Al Gore told lawmakers on Thursday that the former vice president's goal of generating all U.S. electricity from clean,...

Very Smart Growth

Jared Seeger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jared Seeger

When it comes to choosing places to live, many of us don't seem to listen to our inner monologue.

Electronic E-Waste To Be E-Cycled: How To Greenly Recycle Your Gadgets

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With the constant creation of new technology, e-waste is increasingly clogging our lives and landfills. As the volume of electronic waste surges, e-cy...

Maker's Mark To Reuse Bourbon Waste | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LORETTO, Ky. -- Marker's Mark has turned on a new treatment system at its Loretto, Ky., distillery, turning waste into energy for the facility. The a...

Tap Has 1/100 Impact of Bottled Water

Graham Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Graham Hill

These astonishing figures show that tap water is hands-down the greenest and most responsible choice.

Pickens Calls For "Army" To Support Energy Plan

Yahoo | Carey Gillam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TOPEKA, Kansas (Reuters) - Energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens said on Wednesday he is creating an "army" of business leaders and mainstream Americans to l...

Top 10 Green Protest Stunts

The Guardian | Bibi van der Zee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A paper plane protest outside the Department of Transport today is likely to attract attention to the airport expansion debate, and show, once again, ...

3 Environmentalists Arrested For Vandalizing Forest

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MADISON, Wis. — Three environmental activists were indicted on charges that they helped vandalize a U.S. Forest Service research station in nort...

Green Beauty Guide: How To Make Your Beauty Bag More Eco-friendly

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Re-examine your beauty products, reduce your waste and the eternal quest for green beauty will be just around the corner. More companies than ever are...

A Plea for the Presumptives

Isabel Cowles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Isabel Cowles

Dear Mssrs. McCain and Obama-- I know you have a lot of pressing issues to deal with on this long slog to the White House. Your path is rife wit...

How To Throw A Green Party | Mary Beth Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Planning a big bash soon, but want to keep it green? Check out these party tips from author and eco-lifestyle expert Danny Seo: Skip the theme Themes...

10 Facts About Wasted Water

Chelsea Green | Jon Clift and Amanda Cuthbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As the globe's temperature rises and the earth's weather patterns go haywire, water is quickly becoming a hot topic in the US and elsewhere. Floods ar...

Locavores Frequently Asked Questions: How To Start Eating Locally

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The locavore movement is quickly gaining momentum, from devout green bloggers to newly converted followers. Even celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse has jum...

Turning Green Trash Into New Money

Business Week | Roben Farzad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

According to Business Week, innovative companies are sifting through the nation's trash and initiating a campaign to capitalize on the new found wealt...

Americans Drove 9.6 Billion Fewer Miles in May 2008, Biggest Drop in 66 Years

Michael Graham Richard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Graham Richard

The drop is even more impressive when you consider that pretty much since stats are compiled, the number of miles traveled has been going up.

Oil Supply Flows On Saturn's Moon

Treehugger | Lloyd Alter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

John McCain wants to drill, drill, drill; oil execs tell him that it will bring the price down quickly. In fact, he credits President Bush just talkin...