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Vegetarian and 'Healthy' Diets Could Be More Harmful to the Environment, Researchers Say
Offbeat  (tags: eco-friendly, CO2emissions, sustainable, interesting, environment )

Marty
- 268 days ago - sciencedaily.com
eating the recommended "healthier" foods -- a mix of fruits, vegetables, dairy and seafood -- increased the environmental impact in all three categories: Energy use went up by 38 percent, water use by 10 percent and GHG emissions by 6 percent
How to Raise Fish for Food at Home
Offbeat  (tags: ecosystems, Sustainabililty, GoodNews, organic, sustainable, Sustainabililty, water, food, eco-friendly )

Rizpah
- 552 days ago - motherearthnews.com
The average suburban family can grow all the animal protein it needs by stocking small African fish in the backyard.
Will the Falling Oil Price Undermine Green Energy?
Offbeat  (tags: oil, green energy, greenproducts, Sustainabililty, CO2emissions, environment, eco-friendly, health, ecosystems, business )

Ray
- 587 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Common sense would surely tell you that if you slash the cost of one source of energy, then alternatives look less appealin
Stop Toxic Mine and Save Wild Salmon
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, water, endangered, eco-friendly )

Julie
- 641 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please stop toxic and save wild salmon
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
- 820 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
- 892 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
- 1266 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
- 1276 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 )

CherAWAY
- 1304 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
- 1348 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 )

CherAWAY
- 1419 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 )

Linda
- 1546 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
- 1714 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
- 1891 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.
 

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