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Rising deforestation, fossil fuels use drive Brazil's emissions 8% higher

Rising deforestation, fossil fuels use drive Brazil's emissions 8% higher

MongabayMongabaySun 9:17pm 65Brazil's carbon emissions jumped 7.8 percent in 2013 due to rising deforestation and fossil fuels use, according to data…
Official: UK's 2014 Next Green Car Awards fetes VW e-Up!, Tesla Model S

Official: UK's 2014 Next Green Car Awards fetes VW e-Up!, Tesla Model S

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenSun 8:47am 61Filed under: Diesel, EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, MPG They like the Tesla Model S across the Pond, too. The California-made…
Audi, Toyota, Honda and Nissan lead us into the 22nd century car.

Audi, Toyota, Honda and Nissan lead us into the 22nd century car.

Earth TimesEarth TimesSun 3:11pm 53A few have made the step to electric or hybrid cars. More will be following, but how will the next generation of green…
Nigeria: Shell's false oil spill claims exposed in court

Nigeria: Shell's false oil spill claims exposed in court

The EcologistThe EcologistSun 7:48am 49A London court has forced Shell to disclose documents about its pipelines and oils spills in Nigeria, writes Sarah…
Seychelles poachers go nutty for erotic shaped seed

Seychelles poachers go nutty for erotic shaped seed

PHYSorgPHYSorgSun 9:19am 48Under cover of darkness in the steamy jungles of the Seychelles thieves creep out to harvest the sizeable and valuable…
DIY: How to Recycle Aluminum Soda and Beer Cans into Roof Shingles and Siding

DIY: How to Recycle Aluminum Soda and Beer Cans into Roof Shingles and Siding

InhabitatInhabitatSun 10:15am 48Many people recycle old aluminum cans so that they are diverted from landfills and reused to make a variety of items.…
Nissan's London Black Cab postponed because it can't meet emissions targets

Nissan's London Black Cab postponed because it can't meet emissions targets

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenSun 1:03pm 42Filed under: Minivan/Van, Government/Legal, Commercial Vehicles, Nissan, UK, Specialty Emissions concerns in London are…
Berlin’s High-Flying ‘Mount Center’ Climbing Park Looks Like a Real-Life Donkey Kong Level

Berlin’s High-Flying ‘Mount Center’ Climbing Park Looks Like a Real-Life Donkey Kong Level

InhabitatInhabitatSun 3:00pm 42Read the rest of Berlin’s High-Flying ‘Mount Center’ Climbing Park Looks Like a Real-Life Donkey Kong Level…

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Extraordinary Photos From Inside the Siberian Methane Blowhole

EcoWatchEcoWatchNov 14, 2014, 2:32 pm 140Scientists from the Russian Centre for Arctic Exploration and other scientific institutes descended into... The post…
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The Best Diet for the Planet is also Ideal for Humans: Local Plants

Eat Drink BetterEat Drink BetterNov 14, 2014, 7:00 am 101Vegetarians can add another helping of kale to their plates. According to a study published in the recent issue of the…
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The Many Benefits of Meditation for Your Mind and Body

EcoSalonEcoSalonNov 8, 2014, 4:00 am 145Eating right, getting enough sleep and exercising are three incredibly effective ways to improve your overall health and…
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Clean Energy For 14 Years In Germany

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaNov 8, 2014, 4:00 am 128It’s well known that Germany is a world leader in solar and wind power. There’s a fair amount of unwarranted…
Here are the worst places to live in the U.S., and climate change isn’t helping

Here are the worst places to live in the U.S., and climate change isn’t helping

GristGristNov 6, 2014, 6:07 pm 125From wildfires and drought in the Southwest to hurricanes and floods on the Eastern seaboard, sometimes it seems like…
Buyout of Alta Bike Share Means Big Expansion of Citi Bike & Other Bikeshares

Buyout of Alta Bike Share Means Big Expansion of Citi Bike & Other Bikeshares

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaNov 6, 2014, 4:20 am 144The buyout of Alta Bike Share, which operates New York City’s Citi Bike program, is essentially a done deal. It…
Dark Money Fuels Election Wins for Climate Deniers

Dark Money Fuels Election Wins for Climate Deniers

EcoWatchEcoWatchNov 5, 2014, 1:27 pm 154Climate deniers won a slew of races, fueled by spending from fossil fuel interests such as the Koch brothers... The post…
Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Likely to Pass Thanks to GOP Senate Wins

Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Likely to Pass Thanks to GOP Senate Wins

InhabitatInhabitatNov 5, 2014, 12:30 pm 130Yesterday’s Republican Party gains in the Senate put the passing of legislation that would give the go ahead to the…