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Amazing Human Towers in Spain
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, society, travel, spain, people, offbeat, religion )

- 2007 days ago -
If you see people climbing on top of each other in an attempt to reach for the sky in Valencia, don't be alarmed. "Castelleres" are human towers and the tradition is taken very seriously mainly in Catalunya but also in Valencia
Hundreds of Scorpions, Snakes Left at Mexico Airport
Offbeat  (tags: snakes, airport, mexico, offbeat )

- 2121 days ago -
More than 500 reptiles and small creatures are alive and in government custody after they were abandoned at the Mexico City airport for more than a week. Authorities were investigating why the animals were abandoned.
Eat Crow or Wear It and Pay Whatever You Want?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: fashion, eco fashion, eco friendly clothing, green fashion, organic clothing, clothing, eco-friendly, greenliving, greenproducts, offbeat, shopping )

- 2125 days ago -
At Crow, all the very edgy, hip clothes are priced on a sliding scale. In other words, as they put it, you "choose an amount that reflects your income, as well as your investment in environmental healing, social change, etc." Hmmmm...
Summer Travelers Can Benefit From Biodiesel
Green Lifestyle  (tags: auto, CO2emissions, eco-friendly, energy, environment, family, goodnews, greenliving, greenproducts, green, interesting, offbeat, recycling, travel, technology, world )

- 2149 days ago -
National Biodiesel Board Says Don't Give Up on Energy Independence
Carrot Mob! Flipping Consumer Activism On Its Head
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, conservation, CO2emissions, CoolStuff, coolstuff, eco-friendly, environment, goodnews, green, greenliving, greenproducts, humans, interesting, offbeat, shopping, society, Sustainabililty, sustainable )

- 2153 days ago -
What if, rather then as individuals supporting businesses we like, or boycotting them en masse, we as a crowd were harnessed to financially reward companies that make the most change, as compared to other companies competing for the honor?
Cereals And Their Preparation | Club Femina
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, family, children, babies, garden, green, greenliving, greenproducts, healthy, home, interesting, offbeat, organic, shopping, society, world )

- 2161 days ago -
Cereal is the name given to those seeds used as food (wheat, rye, oats, barley, corn, rice, etc.), which are produced by plants belonging to the vast order known as the grass family. They are used for food both in the unground state and in various forms o
Eat Your Beef But Don't Have a Cow... Literally.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, CO2emissions, conservation, coolstuff, CoolStuff, environment, family, food, globalwarming, greenliving, health, interesting, offbeat, society, technology, product, contest )

- 2178 days ago -
I suppose it's not surprising that some people are looking for meat alternatives, and I'm not talking about Tofurkey. I'm talking about real meat, but minus the animal.
The Birth of Organic Spiritualism in America
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, family, food, goodnews, greenliving, health, humans, interesting, offbeat, organic, Sustainabililty )

- 2186 days ago -
Ex-Marine Jim Baker founded the natural food restaurant the Source on the Sunset Strip in the late '60s. One of the first vegetarian restaurants in the United States, it helped launch an alternative way of eating. Soon, hechanged his name to Father Yod...
Green Funerals Make for Eco-Exits
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, humans, offbeat, green dying )

- 2186 days ago -
Cardboard coffins, clothes sewn from natural fibers, a burial plot in a natural setting. Green funerals attempt to be eco-friendly at every stage.
We're Not Doing Anything for Earth Day!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, globalwarming, green, greenliving, greenproducts, offbeat, recycling, shopping, Sustainabililty, society, Earth Day )

- 2191 days ago -
At White Apricot, Earth Day will be just like any other day because our goal is to help you make changes in your lives day in and day out. For us, every day is Earth Day!
Free Recycling Through the Mail!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: offbeat, eco-friendly )

- 2193 days ago -
Free and green. Those are the goals of a pilot program launched today by the U.S. Postal Service that allows customers to recycle small electronics and inkjet cartridges by mailing them free of charge.
Evangelcials Make A Green Plan
Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, auto, babies, business, children, clothing, CO2emissions, conservation, CoolStuff, coolstuff, design, eco-friendly, ecosystems, energy, environment, family, food, garden, globalwarming, goodnews, green, greenliving, greenproducts, health, he )

- 2194 days ago -
As many have begun to realise, Bush and his right wingers do not run the evangelicals. Evangelicals belong to Christ not to a right wing political movement.
The Salamander's Secret Sexual Scent
Science & Tech  (tags: science, technology, salamander, offbeat, scent, attraction )

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- 2196 days ago -
Scientists have identified the secret love potion a salamander uses to woo his mate.
2 Arrested for Giving Away Free Food!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, Sustainabililty, humans, offbeat, society )

- 2196 days ago -
The weekly vegan open picnic has recently faced growing repression from Police and consistent support in the community. Police were waiting for the collective before they even arrived. They came equipped with a mobile surveillance van, 2 regular Police va

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