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Buy Organic Bananas, Save Crocodiles
Environment  (tags: food, organic, Sustainabililty, wildlife, pesticides, biospheres, ecosystems, ecosystems, environment, pollution, humans, destruction, conservation, animals )

- 1579 days ago -
Chemicals sprayed on bananas to control pests and disease are making their way into the bodies of the emaciated crocodiles who live near banana plantations in Costa Rica, says a new study that illustrates the environmental impact of pesticide use
Environment  (tags: food, labeling, GMO Food, protection, organic, interesting, greenproducts, greenliving, green, environment, conservation, ecosystems, eco-friendly, health, green, water )

- 1763 days ago -
We MUST keep GMO out of the Hawaiian Islands. We have no where to 'go' when GMO crops infect our local food supply.
Surprising Depth to Global Warming's Effects
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, world )

- 1786 days ago -
Knowing how much heat the ocean absorbs is vital to understanding sea level rise (the oceans expand as they warm), and predicting how much, and how fast, the atmosphere will warm.
Monsanto GE Sweet Corn to Hit Walmart Shelves
Environment  (tags: ge, gmo, organic, label it )

- 2018 days ago -
Like it or not, Monsanto's genetically modified sweet corn will soon be arriving on grocery store shelves of the world's largest retailer, Walmart Stores, Inc., and will not be labeled as such.
Organic V. Conventional. Is That Really The Question
Environment  (tags: organic, farming )

- 2112 days ago -
Conventional agriculture is not an option for the 21st century, loaded as it is with intolerable costs to our children's health, our soil, water, biodiversity and even ecosystem function.
PLEAST WATCH THE VIDEO--Plastic Wars--The Impact of Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: green, greenliving, greenproducts, plastic bags, organic, recycling, environment, pollution, world, humans, protection, wildlife, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitat )

- 2301 days ago -
"Plastic Wars" correspondent Amber Lyon finds plastic bags everywhere they should not be - in trees, on streets and even at the bottom of the ocean. She talks to a veterinarian who says he has seen plastic bags in the stomachs of whales, sea lions and do
ACTION ALERT: Ask President Obama to Protect Organic and Stop Monsanto's GE Alfalfa! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Environment  (tags: obama, organic, stop monsanto ge alfalfa, destruction, environment, healthconditions, humans )

- 2596 days ago -
The USDA is about to approve Monsanto's genetically engineered alfalfa. One of the biggest impacts of allowing the use of GE alfalfa is contamination of other crops, including organic alfalfa, which is used by most organic dairies. The USDA actually
GM Crops Facing Meltdown in the US
Environment  (tags: environment, farming, food, GMO, organic, pesticides, Sustainabililty )

- 2739 days ago -
Major GM crops are ravaged by super weeds and secondary pests in the heartland of GMOs, as farmers fight a losing battle. A fundamental shift to organic farming practices may be the only salvation. Video link:
The Science of Agriculture and Climate Change Take Action-VIDEO
Environment  (tags: composting, organic farming, organic, soil, Sustainabililty )

- 3038 days ago -
Allen explains that the key to reducing and sequestering greenhouse gases is to phase out the use of fossil fuel fertilizers and replace them with organic methods, including cover cropping, rotation and composting.
HAPPY EARTH DAY! 10 Things You Should Know About It
Environment  (tags: world, earth day, wildlife, nature, protection, pollution, humans, oceans, habitat, environment, ecosystems, conservation, climatechange, globalwarming, government, green, organic, Sustainabililty, recycling, energy, eco-friendly, food, CO2emissions )

- 3222 days ago -
Today is the 39th year of environmentalism and activism for Earth Day. Many environmentalists, for whom every day is Earth Day, scoff at the holiday. They claim it encourages people to think green for 24 hours, but then return to their wasteful ways.
Dabney Morgan's Garden Tips
Environment  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, green, organic, humans, home, green, nature )

- 3604 days ago -
Spring is in the air and the best time to fertilize your established trees and shrubs is Spring and Fall. Watch Video.
Organic Solar Cells: Electricity From A Thin Film - World
Environment  (tags: world, solar cells, solar power, organic, electricity, eco-friendly, energy )

- 3659 days ago -
Teams of researchers all over the world are working on the development of organic solar cells. Organic solar cells have good prospects for the future: They can be laid onto thin films, which makes them cheap to produce.
Sir Paul McCartney Urges the World to Go Veggie for the Enviroment.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, eco-friendly, environment, food, vegetarian, organic, animals, world, climate-change )

- 3678 days ago -
While he stopped short of recommending rat's milk as an alternative, musician Paul McCartney did follow in the footsteps of his former wife Heather Mills by advocating for increased diets of vegetables and less meat.
Researchers Study Role of Natural Organic Matter in Environment
Environment  (tags: Organic, environment, science, research, greenlifestyle, health, wellness, technologySustainabililty, environment )

- 3815 days ago -
The decomposition of plant, animal and microbial material in soil and water produces a variety of complex organic molecules, collectively called natural organic matter. These compounds play many important roles in the environment. By studying the

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