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MADE TO BE WASTED: The unsustainability of the current system of production

MADE TO BE WASTED: The unsustainability of the current system of production

Let’s talk about shopping. We buy a lot of stuff: food, clothes, shoes, stationery, electronics, furniture, presents, greeting...
November 9, 2012 × 2 comments

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6TH MASS EXTINCTION?: What scientists say and what we should be listening to

6TH MASS EXTINCTION?: What scientists say and what we should be listening to

Extinction: a dire word for an extreme occurrence—the absolute end to an entire species. Extinction, like evolution, is a natural...
October 21, 2012 × 2 comments

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SPACESHIP EARTH: Jump ship or save the mission?

SPACESHIP EARTH: Jump ship or save the mission?

The situation on Spaceship Earth is critical. Latest reports indicate that deterioration of life-supporting systems is accelerating,...
August 23, 2012 × 1 comment

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WHERE’S THE SOLIDARITY?: Climate change talks and Cochabamba

WHERE’S THE SOLIDARITY?: Climate change talks and Cochabamba

The first Conference of the Parties (COP 1) to discuss collective action on slowing down climate change was held in Berlin in 1995....
June 9, 2012 × 1 comment

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PEACE PADDLE: Pro surfer Laird Hamilton raises awareness for the world’s oceans

PEACE PADDLE: Pro surfer Laird Hamilton raises awareness for the world’s oceans

With ocean protection on the agenda as our world leaders prepare to gather in Brazil for the U.N.’s Rio+20 Earth Summit–and World...
June 6, 2012 × 1 comment

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LUSH AND DRY: Learn how to xeriscape a garden to minimize water use

LUSH AND DRY: Learn how to xeriscape a garden to minimize water use

After two exceptionally dry years and record low water tables, the word “xeriscape” is becoming a new buzzword. Many assume...
May 29, 2012 × 1 comment

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HUMAN CONSCIOUSNESS: The underlying cause of global warming

HUMAN CONSCIOUSNESS: The underlying cause of global warming

From flooding in Thailand to record snowfall in Alaska to droughts in Texas to hurricanes vicious enough to destroy major sections...
May 24, 2012 × 1 comment

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LOOK IN YOUR BACKYARD: Discover the hidden perils of indifference

LOOK IN YOUR BACKYARD: Discover the hidden perils of indifference

“The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite...
March 30, 2012 × 1 comment

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DO PLANTS FEEL?: These sentient plants show that plants have feelings too

DO PLANTS FEEL?: These sentient plants show that plants have feelings too

Who says plants don’t have feelings? Mimosa pudica, also known as the touch-me-not or sensitive plant, remarkably demonstrates a...
February 25, 2012 × 2 comments

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