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What's Up With the Rainforest: Are Biofuels an Ethical Solution?

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

While scientists make strides in researching solutions towards a better future, we have become apathetic to our environmental crisis.

What's Up With the Rainforest: Chevron's Cover-up of Gross Environmental Abuses in Ecuador

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

Ecuador's people have been struggling for over a decade to achieve justice in their lawsuit against the US oil giant, Chevron.

What's Up With the Rainforest? Science in the Amazon

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

We have come to a point where we can either be proactive in securing a strong future, or we can wait until we run out of all our resources and are forced to change.

What's Up With the Rainforest: Will Turning Vegetarian Save the Planet?

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

Even decisions as small as selecting that perfect bottle of wine to go with your dinner provides an opportunity to make an eco-friendly choice.

What's Up With the Rainforest: School of Architecture Builds Sustainable Health Care

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

What actions must we -- as individuals, families, corporate CEOs, government officials, activists -- take to secure a path that guides us to a cleaner, safer, and healthier world?

What's Up With the Rainforest: City Exodus Adds to Fears for Haiti Crops

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

From the devastation in Haiti to consumer choices in Europe, our top stories this week highlight how choices affect our future.

What's Up With the Rainforest: Could Special Bonds Fund the Green Revolution?

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

There have been many clever ideas forged on how economic tools can spurn our transition away from fossil fuels to clean energy technologies.

What's Up with the Rainforest: Huge Hydroelectric Dam Approved in Brazil's Amazon

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
James Boyce

The role of economics is becoming more and more important in the fight for rainforest conservation and protection.

What's Up With The Rainforest: Carbon Price of $10/Ton Could Save Forests

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

Saving forests has been a top priority at the COP15 conference. Delegates need only look to what is happening in Brazil and Indonesia to see how big the problem has become.