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Kenyan Wangari Maathai: The Tree Lady & First Environmentalist To Win The Peace Prize   video
Environment  (tags: Wangari Maathai, tree planting, Green Belt Movement, Kenya, Africa, Nobel Peace Prize, animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, government, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Betsy
- 23 hours ago - youtube.com
Wangari Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement and the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Her books include: The Green Belt Movement; Unbowed: A Memoir; The Challenge for Africa; and Replenishing the Earth. My 6th environmentalist posting.
Protect Brown Bear Habitat From Toxic Mining ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1 day ago - online.nwf.org
Please edit and send the message below, urging the Environmental Protection Agency to protect the wildlife of Alaska's Bristol Bay by stopping Pebble Mine.
Help Stop the Wolf Carnage. Take Action!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wolves killed, endangered )

NicoleAWA
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Just last week, Wildlife Svc's shooters under contract with the WA Dept of Fish and Wildlife mistakenly killed the alpha female of the Huckleberry pack in WA State, throwing that packs future in jeopardy. Tell AgSec to tell Wildlife Svcs to stand down!
Colorado's White River Is More Than Just Oil & Gas ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 149 days ago - act.americanrivers.org
The White River is important for more than just oil and gas. Ask Secretary Jewell to protect the White River, Colorado, from irresponsible energy development.
Tel Aviv Welcomes Tech Visitors After Gaza War Cancellations
Business  (tags: hi-tech, Israel, Entrepreneurs, investors, sustainable development )

David
- 15 hours ago - timesofisrael.com
The event brings together 1000's of Israeli & international entrepreneurs & investors to discuss tech matters, business, funding issues, & other technology industry topics. And to provide a venue for entrepreneurs & investors to meet & make deals.
Unconscious Effort
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, science, research, environment, humans, interesting, investigation, discovery, unconscious, effort, categorize, asleep, study )

Darren
- 1 day ago - the-scientist.com
People can categorize words while asleep, a study shows.
* How Vacant World Cup Stadiums Could Be Turned Into HOUSING *
Science & Tech  (tags: Architecture, concept, design, environment, humans, interesting, society, technology, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - industrytap.com
Brazil may be the soccer capital of the world, but surveys show 52% of Brazilians did not support hosting the World Cup in their own country. Thousands of Brazilians lost their homes for the construction of World Cup stadiums ...
"Spiraling Into Control" of Quiet and Efficient Residential Wind Generation
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, society, technology, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - industrytap.com
In a "Eureka!" moment, Dutch company Archimedes, named for the renowned ancient mathematician, has designed a nautilus shaped silent wind turbine. The Liam F-1 promises to become the "next generation" of wind generation....
Walking or Cycling to Work 'Improves Well-Being'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, green, greenliving, health, healthy, cycling, commuting, driving, Sustainabililty, sustainable, eco-friendly, CO2emissions )

Michael
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
Switching from driving a car to walking or cycling to work improves our well-being, a study suggests.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: A 'Circle' Of Support Helps Families Stay Out Of Poverty
Society & Culture  (tags: job economy, support, programs, politics, society, usa, ethics, family )

Cal
- 23 hours ago - npr.org
Employment is up, but many Americans still lack jobs that pay enough to meet basic needs. This has some people questioning whether current anti-poverty programs are doing enough.
 
 
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