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A Soundtrack for World Water Day

By Jeff Opperman, The Nature Conservancy In honor of World Water Day on March 22, I've made a list of my 10 favorite river songs (not in any ranked order). American roots music provides a flood of …

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Give Like a Rock Star: Celebs’ Favorite Charities

Here we go. The Black Friday emails are flooding our inboxes; everyone wants us to spend money on holiday gifts. I love the spirit of giving, but I don’t love supporting companies and products that do…

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Why the Gulf Still Needs You

By Jonathan Hoekstra, The Nature Conservancy Is the story of the Gulf oil spill over? Not by a long shot. Does the Gulf—one of the most productive ecosystems on Earth—still need your help? As a…

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Rebuilding New Orleans Green

Future360 travels to New Orleans, Louisiana to meet actor and star of Treme, Wendell Pierce. Pierce is on a mission to rebuild Pontchartrain Park using renewable energy and clean technology. …

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Planters Donates Peanut-Shaped Park To New Orleans

Planters, the company famous for marketing its wares with a talking peanut, recently opened the first Planters Grove, a peanut-shaped urban park in New Orleans' historic Central City. Still struggl…

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Rare African Cats Born from Frozen Embryos

Two African black-footed kittens were born at the Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species in New Orleans. They were born to a surrogate female cat from thawed frozen embryos that had been im…

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