offshore oil rig over the ocean against sunset sky
06/09/2016
by Tim Donaghy | Greenpeace The government has downplayed the climate impacts of oil drilling, but a new study shows that keeping oil in the ground will help fight climate change. Over his two... read more
aerial view of fracking injection well sites, dried out earth
06/02/2016
by Kate Stringer | YES! Magazine A new first-in-the-nation law will shield residents from arrest as they use direct action to stop fracking-wastewater injection wells. A tiny community sitting... read more
Intervale rooftop urban garden in Bronx, NY
05/26/2016
by Robin Plaskoff Horton | Urban Gardens When thinking of the Bronx, the northernmost of New York City’s five boroughs, one might think first of Yankee Stadium, the Bronx Zoo, or the New... read more
woman in colorful hammock overlooking wilderness river view
05/19/2016
by Nikki Fotheringham / The Green Divas Calling all camping lovers! I shared some camping hacks in this Travelin’ Green Divas podcast episode. Listen up then read on... read more
couch cushions say HOME and HAPPy with coffee and cookies
05/12/2016
The old standard of retiring and shuffling off to a retirement community is being re-written by baby boomers who want to enjoy their homes, embrace their communities, and age in place as long as they... read more
clothes hanging in closet arranged by color
05/05/2016
Top 10 list of things to do and not to do when organizing your clothes closets: 1) Create zones Just like in your kitchen, arrange similar items together, i.e., all slacks together, sweaters... read more
bleached staghorn coral under water
04/28/2016
by John Hocevar | Greenpeace As I write this, coral reefs across half the Southern Hemisphere are dying. To be more precise, they are being killed. There are many threats to coral reefs, but by... read more
close up dew drops on green leaves
04/21/2016
by Robin Plaskoff Horton | UrbanGardensWeb.com New York City rooftop gardens, design and photo by PullTab Design. With your busy life, it’s highly possible you missed one of the... read more
Monarch butterfly on branch
04/07/2016
The word Monarch dates back as old as the Greek “monarkhes” and the Late Latin “monarcha” or one who rules alone. It was only in the late 19th century that a large and quite beautiful butterfly... read more

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Monarch butterfly on branch
04/07/2016
The word Monarch dates back as old as the Greek “monarkhes” and the Late Latin “monarcha” or one who rules alone. It was only in the late 19th century that a large and quite beautiful butterfly... read more
windmill turbine in green field with clear blue sky
04/01/2016
by Cecily Montgomery | Pachamama Alliance Fossil fuels are major contributors to climate change and are also non-renewable, meaning that once we use them up, they will be gone for... read more
hand holding soil and small seedling
03/31/2016
Finally, the hard freeze of the ground is behind (for most of us) and thoughts return to sun-dappled outdoor afternoons. If you’ve got your own swathe of greenspace in a yard or garden, there are... read more
close up magenta tulip and green leaves
03/24/2016
by Nicole Brait | Urban Gardens Web When modern gardeners think of Holland we invariably think of tulips. The vast majority of tulip bulbs sold today come from Holland and it is hard for a... read more
very cluttered apartment with piles of belongings
03/17/2016
Spring is just about here and with the longer days and warmer weather come the annual itch to sweep out the little-seen corners and clear out the overstuffed coat closet. For those of us who’ve been... read more
German etching of Fin Whale
03/10/2016
by Willie Mackenzie | Greenpeace Following years of public outrage, the endangered fin whale, the second largest animal on our planet, will not be hunted in Iceland this year. Great news. Word... read more
wet basin drain with water droplets all around
03/03/2016
by Dr. Karen Lee | The Green Divas It’s never fun to unclog bathroom drains… My bathtub was semi-clogged recently. I hate having sloshing water at my feet when I am in the shower. (Who doesn't... read more
close up electrical plug
02/25/2016
by Richard Heinberg | YES! Magazine It will take at least three decades to completely leave behind fossil fuels. But we can do it. And the first step is to start with the easy stuff. If... read more
chart of herbal medicine
02/18/2016
by Kathleen Daley | Pachamama Alliance Pachamama Alliance is not an expert in medicine, and we recommend that you consult your health practitioner before using any of the ... read more

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11/11/2014
Directed by Vladimir Druts. The story of two farm boys turned bio-engineers who are harnessing the magical power of nature to help change the world. 
11/11/2014
Directed by Giovanni Fantoni Modena. Shocked by Al Gore's "Inconvenient Truth" the visionary millionaire John Hardy swore to dedicate the rest of his life to a revolutionary project. The multi-... read more
11/11/2014
Directed by Eddie Schmidt. Bread can be considered many things: warm; delicious; sustaining. It’s also slang for money. This literal slice of life, which follows the typical day of an ex-gang member... read more
11/11/2014
Directed by Phillip Buccellato. Paul Mankiewicz is the creator of Gaia Soil, a light-weight soil used for urban gardens. His work couples ecological engineering and restoration with the integration... read more
11/11/2014
Directed by Anna Jeffries and Karen Wiggins. Economist and social entrepreneur Simon Griffiths' toilet paper brand WHO GIVES A CRAP plans to tackle the sanitation crisis affecting 2.6 billion people... read more
11/07/2014
Directed by Andrew Brown. Discover how to sustainably harvest 100,000 gallons of rainwater per year in your own back yard, by visiting Brad Landcaster in an urban desert as he reduces environmental... read more
11/07/2014
Directed by Drew Rosas. This short documentary film explores a house in Olympia Washington that has been transformed into a technology recycling operation.
11/07/2014
Directed by Ross Harrison. Amid profound challenges to sustainability, Dr Ranil Senanayake has developed a system of ecosystem restoration with a difference. Already spreading internationally, ‘... read more
11/07/2014
Directed by Johnny Mahinay. What if you were able to cure cancer from your living room? Interactive protein folding screensavers from your computer or gaming systems might end up saving lives.

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