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Newcastle University Study Proves Organic Food Is Better for You
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 2 days ago -
The largest study of its kind - led by North East experts - has found significant benefits to organic food. An international team led by Newcastle University has shown that organic crops are up to 69% higher in a number of key antioxidants than convention
Why Bees Are Important to Our Planet
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection, bees )

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- 26 days ago -
Bees are some of the hardest working creatures on the planet, and because of their laborious work ethic, we owe many thanks to this amazing yet often under appreciated insect.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank University for Producing Earth-Friendly Biofuel - ForceChange
Green Lifestyle  (tags: technology, goodnews, green, environment, energy, eco-friendly, protection, sustainable, Sustainabililty )

- 35 days ago -
Scientists at Aston University in the UK are working to produce a sustainable biofuel from Norwegian forest wood waste and unsellable wood left in forests, which would reduce greenhouse gas emissions
Is Synthetic Biology Genetic Engineering? Either Way, It's In Your 'Green' Cleaning Products
Green Lifestyle  (tags: cleaning products, family, health, synthetic biology )

- 35 days ago -
"Green" cleaning products imply both green and clean ingredients-nothing harmful or artificial. But some companies are using technology that borders on genetic modification.
5 Life Lessons I Learned From My Dog in 33 Seconds (Video)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Labrador, Gina, AKC agility trial, 5 lessons, video )

- 35 days ago -
As well as I thought I knew my Labrador, Gina, she even surprised me recently during this recent run at an AKC agility trial. It never ceases to amaze me how much I continue to learn from my dogs. Here's what Gina taught me in 33 seconds:
Children With Asthma Replace Polar Bears As the New Face of Climate Change
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, children, humans, protection )

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- 35 days ago -
"This is not just about disappearing polar bears and melting ice caps, though I like polar bears and I know about melting ice caps," Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, declared at a press conference this morning
How Businesses Are Committing to Green Energy Spending in 2014
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, energy, greenliving, protection )

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- 35 days ago -
It's pretty easy to understand why larger companies would want to conserve energy: it can be expensive from the large amounts of manufacturing, air conditioning for employees, and much more. When you combine all of these energy needs together, you need a
Living Happier and Healthier: What a Green Lifestyle Can Do for You
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, home, protection )

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- 41 days ago -
Many people believe that making the switch to green living involves giving something up. However, that is not the case. Living an eco-friendly lifestyle benefits you and your family tremendously. Making the change is easy, the lifestyle can be quite fun,
Thoughts On Avoiding GMO Contamination
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Agriculture, Food and Water, GMO, Monsanto )

- 40 days ago -
"We CAN grow food in a way that is environmentally sustainable, safe, and economically viable."
Tell Method and Ecover: "GMOs 2.0" Don't Belong in "Natural" "Eco-Friendly" Soap
Green Lifestyle  (tags: natural, eco-friendly, GMOs, synthetic biology, Ecover, Method, greenwashing, greenproducts, sustainable, greenliving )

- 40 days ago -
Are two of the most "eco-friendly" cleaning and personal care products companies, Method and Ecover, about to become the poster children for GMOs 2.0: synthetic biology?
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