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The Virgin Earth Challenge has 11 finalists! US $25 million prize for an environmentally sustainable and economically viable way to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere. "Launched in 2007 by Sir Richard Branson and his 5 fellow Judges, a challenge was laid down to the world to come up with ways of demonstrating 'greenhouse gas removal' activities that can take more greenhouse gases out of the air than they emit."
Virgin Earth Challenge : The Prize
DIY Solar Energy Is Seeing A Big Surge In Popularity!!
Joel Makower talks to Bill McDonough about The Upcycle. "If you're recycling something that's carcinogenic or an endocrine disrupter, then you're actually recycling something that's highly problematic... the idea that a plastic could be purified in the context of human or ecological health, could be repaired in terms of mechanical properties, and could be endlessly available to humans as a resource — that’s what we call upcycling." - William McDonough
Our Tribal Program partner Henry Red Cloud, owner of Lakota Solar Enterprises, was featured in Indian Country Today Media Network's weekly publication! It's an awesome article: indiancountrytoda... “My biggest dream is for First Nations communities to be energy independent before mainstream America." -Henry Red Cloud
Infographic: Charting the history of agriculture and climate change. The infographic was created by Farming First, a coalition of farmers associations, engineers and scientists, in partnership with the CGIAR Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security research program (CCAFS) and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT).
Charting the history of agriculture and climate change
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Top 6 Incredible Artworks Made From Autumn Leaves | Inhabitat #ecoart
Waterproof Portable Solar Power Generator System
new Office Depot Small Business Index reports 61% of small businesses actively trying to go greener and 70% anticipate becoming more environmentally conscious in next 2 years.