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Studio SproutâEUR(TM)s Backyard Greenhouse Combines Stylish Form With Fabulous Function
Environment  (tags: green, environment, coolstuff, architecture, greenliving, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, world, water, technology, sustainable, organic, greenproducts, food, family, home, design, children, eco-friendly, babies, garden, humans, society, CoolStuff, CO2eGoodN )

- 63 days ago -
Backyard greenhouses tend to toe the line when it comes to form following function, meaning they end up being an eyesore in an otherwise immaculate yard. The Studio Sprout greenhouse is of a different ilk, adding style and beauty without sacrificin
How Israel Defies Drought
Environment  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, sustainable, protection, technology, green, weather, green, environment, water )

- 155 days ago -
Israel ended its driest year on record with a water surplus. Lessons from a desert nation on how to get more out of the spigot.
How Technology Is Protecting Worlds Richest Marine Reserve
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, technology, green, government, protection, nature )

- 303 days ago -
After years of fitful starts, the Pacific island nation of Kiribati this month banned all commercial fishing inside its huge marine reserve. New satellite transponder technology is now helping ensure that the ban succeeds
The Freedom Tower Was Supposed To Be the Greenest Building in America. So What Went Wrong?
Environment  (tags: greenliving, Sustainabililty, greenproducts, green, environment, sustainable, technology, humans, politics )

- 352 days ago -
Under pressure to get a publishing giant into the iconic tower, the site's developers may have sacrificed a core part of its green plans.
German Anti-Fracking Campaigners Petition to Outlaw Technology
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, activism, technology, environment, destruction, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, healthconditions, government, world, protection )

- 419 days ago -
German groups campaigning against hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, for natural gas handed a petition of 660,000 signatures to Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks seeking to outlaw use of the technology.
Discarded Cell Phones to Help Fight Rainforest Poachers, Loggers in Real-Time
Environment  (tags: technology, deforestation, GoodNews, Sustainabililty, protection, ecosystems, environment, forests, conservation, trees, world )

- 518 days ago -
A technology that uses discarded mobile phones to create a real-time alert system against logging and poaching will soon be deployed in the endangered rainforests of Central Africa.
Meet the 19-Year-Old With a 10-Year Plan to Clean Half the Pacific Ocean
Environment  (tags: Sustainabililty, pollution, technology, activism, environment, conservation, ecosystems, GoodNews, green, protection, oceans, world )

- 531 days ago -
Boyan Slat is the president and founder of the Ocean Cleanup and creator of a technology he says can clean half the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in a decade
Bringing Back the Night: A Fight Against Light Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, light pollution, wildlife, healthconditions, protection, environment, humans, ecosystems, animals, nature, technology, sustainable, society, green, environment, eco-friendly )

- 818 days ago -
As evidence mounts that excessive use of light is harming wildlife and adversely affecting human health, new initiatives in France and elsewhere are seeking to turn down the lights that flood an ever-growing part of the planet.
KENYA: Floating Plastic, Papyrus Islands May Help Restore Lake Naivasha
Environment  (tags: technology, green, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, protection, nature, GoodNews, government, green, world )

- 1158 days ago -
Plans are being implemented to plant papyrus on floating plastic islands which will help protect the ecosystem of a prominent water source known as Lake Naivasha in Kenya.
Environment  (tags: pollution, wildlife, Sustainabililty, technology, garbage patch, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans )

- 1260 days ago -
Although 3.5 million tons of garbage are floating in the North Pacific, most of it is hard to track down. Could satellites help spot this elusive yet lethal garbage patch?
Greenpeace Gives Amazon.Com F In "How Green Is Your Cloud" Report
Environment  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, interesting, technology, research )

- 1315 days ago -
Greenpeace published its "How Green Is Your Cloud?" report this week, giving a failing grade for not being transparent enough about its cloud infrastructure and its lack of clean energy.
Africa to Generate More E-Waste Than Europe By 2017
Environment  (tags: e-waste, world, pollution, technology, environment, destruction, humans )

- 1350 days ago -
Better known as a dumping ground for used electronic goods from developed countries, Africa is set to outstrip Europe in the volumes of e-waste it generates within five years, experts said Thursday.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, ecosystems, technology, agriculture, climate change and agriculture, destruction, environment, weather, globalwarming, humans, habitat )

- 1456 days ago -
In African pastoralist communities, mobile phones are crucial for alerting communities to droughts and reducing food insecurity.
NASA's NPP Environmental Mission Acquires 1st VIIRS HD Image
Environment  (tags: npp, npoess, viirs, nasa, space, satellite, data, study, environment, climate, climate-change, global-warming, world, news, science, tech, technology, weather, u.s., america, computers, interesting, research )

- 1461 days ago -
Climate Change Study -- This visible infrared high-resolution image is of a swatch of Eastern North America. More intense data is expected to arrive in mid-December.

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