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If You Care About Birds, Watch This 4-Minute Video

This morning I opened my e-mail inbox to discover a headline I simply couldn't ignore: People Should Know About This Awful Thing We Do. In light of all the awful things I already know we do, I just…

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Snip.it Winners: Bike Sharing & Ocean Health

Snip.it has announced the winners for its 2012 Earth Day challenge. The social networking site designed the contest to reward the best curation of green-minded content. Congratulations to the followin…

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Styrofoam Ban

There is a bit of controversy over California's eminent ban on Styrofoam (bill "SB 568" by Sen. Alan Lowenthal (D-Long Beach) - at least if you're a certain type of restaurant owner who does a lot of …

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Every River Starts as a Trickle: Ban the Bottle Today!

"At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done. Then they begin to hope it can be done. Then they see it can be done. Then it is done and all the world wonders why it was n…

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I agree there is a gender bias in healthcare. I've been fortunate, however. I was diagnosed with end…

Love it. Kudos to Brett and David .

A very touching story, you are just so adorable Russel, just so caring and sharing.

Good to know. This is not a problem that I have to worry about, but should this ever happen to me sh…

Thank you for the tips! On a diet, have currently lost 65 lbs and shooting for 50 more to reach my g…