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Please Can You Demand That David Cameron Puts Our Bees Before Syngenta's Profits?
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, world, wildlife, weather, water, trees, protection, habitat, activists, culture, dishonesty, death, ethics, fami )

Wendy
- 64 days ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
"If the government approves Syngenta's kneejerk and cynical application then the public are bound to question whether ministers are too close to the agrochemical companies and too distant from the ecology that feeds us.".
Springtime for Bamboo
Offbeat  (tags: bamboo, eco-friendly, springtime, food, prolific )

Naoko
- 135 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Few plants are as useful as bamboo. A member of the grass family, it is fast growing and very prolific given the right growing conditions, which makes it eco-friendly too.
Top 10 House Plants That Clean the Air
Offbeat  (tags: Plants that Clean the Air, protection, photos, interesting, goodnews, performance, environment, health, greenliving, home, eco-friendly, family, safety )

Kelly
- 509 days ago - care2.com
If you have animals I suggest that before you buy any of these make sure they are not poisonous for the animal. Check out Petpoisonhelpline.com to see if any are on the list. While you are there get the number for poison control for emergencies
GMO Fail: Monsanto Foiled By Feds, Supreme Court, and Science
Offbeat  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, green, organic, interesting )

Marty
- 520 days ago - grist.org
It's been a good week if you enjoy a little GMO schadenfreude. The FDA has reportedly bowed to public pressure to extend the comment period on its approval of genetically engineered salmon, and Illinois, Maryland, and Iowa are the latest states to buck
Ocean Wonderland - With Jean-Michel Cousteau! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, video, oceans, protection )

Cher Away
- 548 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Ocean wonderland is the first 3D Large Format underwater movie entirely shot using digital technology. Thanks to this technology, the film was shot almost entirely with natural light, thus showing for the first time the underwater world as it exactly is
Videos: Even Garbage Deserves a Second Chance
Offbeat  (tags: recycling, CoolStuff, interesting, eco-friendly, arts, culture, environment, society, pictures, unusual, design )

JL
- 591 days ago - takepart.com
Here are seven inspiring videos of people turning trash into treasure.
The Ride Across America
Offbeat  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, environmentalist, protection )

Cher Away
- 662 days ago - greenerideal.com
Lucian Spataro is the author of The Long Ride: The Record Setting Journey by Horse Across the American Landscape. The book is already the recipient of awards such as, the 2012 IPPY Outstanding Book of the Year Gold Award for the book "Most Likely to Save
Surprising Uses for Your Dishwasher
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, protection, safety, technology, interesting, funny, culture, environment, humor, news, odd, off-beat, goodnews, photos, pictures, performance, Sustainabililty, green, eco-friendly, coolstuff, conservation, water )

Suzybell
- 789 days ago - shine.yahoo.com
22 unexpected items you can put in the dishwasher and 13 things you shouldn't. Plus, how to cook salmon in the dishwasher (seriously).Baseball caps can get bent ,Action figures and other small toys ,Rain boots should have the liners removed and lie horizo
Osaka Students Build Eco-Friendly Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car
Offbeat  (tags: environment, CO2emissions, energy, eco-friendly, students, Okasa, Japan, hydrogen fuel cell car )

Naoko
- 957 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
The students assembled the car in their spare time using parts they bought on open the market.
'Green Tunnel' Helps Visitors Stay As Cool As Cucumbers
Offbeat  (tags: eco-friendly, green, Green Tunnel, gourd, cucumbers, cool, Nagoya, Japan, summer heat )

Naoko
- 1135 days ago - asahi.com
Thanks gourd! The Nagoya Agricultural Centre in Nagoya's Tenpaku Ward is offering relief from the relentless summer heat with a 14-meter-long "Midori no Tunnel" (Green tunnel) made of eight types of gourd.
FriendsForSeals.Org
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ecosystems, conservation, endangered, habitat, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, government, green, environment, destruction, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction, obama, government, world, UnitedNations, greenbuilding, politics, SustainableDe )

Denise
- 1379 days ago - friendsforseals.org
Fisherman kill 99% of the seals. 95% of those killed are between 12 days and 12 weeks old. Boycott Canadian seafood. Facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/FriendsForSealsOr
Put Down Your Placard & Plant Trees Instead
Offbeat  (tags: climate-change, conservation, animals, energy, environment, CO2emissions, forests, government, habitat, healthconditions, protection, pollution, water, wildlife, Sustainabililty, architecture, children, CO2emissions, coolstuff, eco-friendly, environment )

Nikki
- 1385 days ago - wtcampaigns.wordpress.com
This simple, online gizmo gives you the freedom to take to the streets in a 'virtual' demonstration, using a vintage 'fuzzy felt' (remember that?!) -style tool, revamped for the 21st century. MyView lets you redesign your worst grot spots with trees
10 Most Unusual Mountain Huts
Offbeat  (tags: climate, environment, weather, wildlife, world, green, interesting, humans, eco-friendly, greenliving, interesting, health, humans, technology, discovery, unusual )

The
- 1390 days ago - weirdlyodd.com
You have embarked on a climb in the toughest, most challenging spot of land; mountains. You want to live the nature, experience the raw feeling but it is inevitable that a time will come when you wish for a hot cup of cocoa, a crackling fire, the comfort
Dog Waste Is Lighting the Way
Offbeat  (tags: eco-friendly, methane, recycling, dog, dogs, waste, environment, animals, energy, science, green, odd, off-beat, waste, Massachusetts, MA )

Carol
- 1445 days ago - content.usatoday.com
Dogs are helpful to us in so many ways, from edging us on to get out for some exercise to helping calm down high school students. Now, The Spark Project has found another way: their waste is transformed into energy that lights street lamps.
Champagne Bottle Gets Green Makeover
Offbeat  (tags: green, champagne, bottles, going green, carbon footprint, eco-friendly )

Merissa
- 1455 days ago - mnn.com
Go to Google looking for "green wine," and you'll be greeted with a flood of information on how the global wine industry is taking steps to green its grapes, bottles, processes and more.
 

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