Feed aggregator

More drones spotted over French nuclear power stations

Guardian Environment News - 2 hours 27 min ago

French authorities detect drones over two nuclear power plants, the latest in a baffling series of incidents across the country

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Lava Flow In Hawaii Spares Homes, But Threatens To Cut Off Community

NPR News - Environment - 3 hours 19 min ago

The state has sent National Guard troops to the town of Pahoa to assist with a road block and security.

» E-Mail This

Categories: Environment

The week in wildlife in pictures

Guardian Environment News - 4 hours 49 min ago

This weeks best images from the natural world include a deaths head hawk moth and a grizzly bear scrumping apples

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Lost and exhausted wanderers

Guardian Environment News - 9 hours 37 min ago
South Uist: For many, these island landfalls, far from their intended destination, will prove to be their last Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Direct Action is like a dodgy laundry powder that never gets the climate clean

Guardian Environment News - 13 hours 7 min ago

Australia passes new climate policy that fails to address the key problem of massive over use of fossil fuels

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Clean Energy Finance Corporation told to prepare for its demise

Guardian Environment News - 13 hours 39 min ago

Despite Abbott government instruction, the green bank says it is legally obliged to continue operating until legislated not to

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Saving The Amazon Will Take More Than Stopping Loggers

NPR News - Environment - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 1:40pm

In order to save the Amazon, it's not enough for deforestation to stop; areas that have been denuded also need recuperation. A Brazilian research scientist has released a report with the World Wildlife Fund that suggested actions to curb the effect of humans on the world's largest rainforest.

» E-Mail This

Categories: Environment

European newts and salamanders at risk from deadly skin-eating fungus

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 12:45pm
Epidemic threatening protected UK native species may have spread from Asia to Europe through the exotic pets trade Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Swedish energy company Vattenfall plans sale of German coal operations

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 9:55am

Sale of coal mines and power plants would enable the state-owned energy company to meet its emissions targets without reducing pollution

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

The Circumference of Forever

Holy Scrap - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 9:50am
The whole story can never be told,  suffice it to say, the inside and outside coincide  and we all come from the circumference of forever.  -Tomas Myers
THE CIRCUMFERENCE OF FOREVER Saturday – November 15, 2014 10am to 10pm 
A Day of Contemplative Practices in the Sufi Tradition: Dances of Universal Peace, Wazifah, Meditation, and Chant


Led by visiting teachers Tara Andrea, Maboud Swierkosz and local host Wendy Jehanara Tremayne
Location: Grapes Gallery, 407 Main St., Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 
Schedule:  10am-12:30pm  Morning Session 12:30pm-2:00pm Pot Luck Lunch or (lunch on your own)  2:15pm-5:15pm Afternoon Session 5:30pm-7:00pm Pot Luck Dinner or (dinner on your own)  7:15pm-9:15pm  Evening Zikr Program
Fee: 
Sliding Scale $50.00-$75.00 for the entire day/evening OR $20.00--$25.00 per session.
Categories: Sustainable SW Blogs

Beauty Health Net Blog Is Fired Up By The Good Life Lab

Holy Scrap - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 9:26am
I was delighted to discover a review of The Good Life Lab today on the blog, Beauty Health Net.  The reviewer called the book, The under-the-wire living breathing manifestation of a new way of living informed by a politically savvy and socially aware generation fired up by the joy of creating. Click to read the rest. . .  (alternatively click here) 

Don't forget, The Good Life Lab is a great holiday gift! 

Categories: Sustainable SW Blogs

Apps Aim To Guide You On 'Sustainable Food' (Whatever That Means)

NPR News - Environment - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 9:04am

Consumers who care about how their food is produced have a growing number of apps they can turn to at the supermarket. The problem? Nailing down just what sustainability means when it comes to food.

» E-Mail This

Categories: Environment

Flytipping up 20% in England after falling for years

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 6:12am

Worrying increase in amount of rubbish illegally dumped on roadsides and back alleys cost local authorities £45m last year

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

New research reveals what's causing sea level to rise

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 6:00am

Sea level rise is half due to melting ice and half due to ocean warming, including 13% from the deepest oceans, a new paper has found

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

A third of US shrimp is 'misrepresented'

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 4:29am
Shrimp sold in America is regularly mislabelled by origin, fishing method, or species Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Regreening program to restore one-sixth of Ethiopia's land

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 4:11am

Tree and shrub-planting program has transformed degraded and deforested land across Africa, with Ethiopia planning to restore a further 15m hectares by 2030

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment

Plans for giant Antarctic marine reserve falter for fourth time

Guardian Environment News - Thu, 2014/10/30 - 2:03am

Countries unlikely to reach consensus on plan to protect vast swath of ocean off Antarctica as CCAMLR meeting draws to a close

Continue reading...
Categories: Environment
Syndicate content