Eleven Voluntary Initiatives http://www.visionsmc.com/2011/03/25/ted-turners-voluntary-initiatives/ By Ted Turner 1. I promise to care for Planet Earth and all living things thereon, especially my fellow human beings. 2. I promise to treat all persons everywhere with dignity, respect, and friendliness. 3. I promise to have no more than one or two children. 4. I promise to use my … Continue reading
In nature nothing is ever wasted. When a plant dies it decomposes and becomes the nutrients for new life. Upcycling mimics this natural process. Upcycle TerraCycle® definition: Using every aspect of waste as value… Typically a piece of waste can be seen as two things: the material it’s made from and the shape it is in. For … Continue reading
She had me at, “I want to be a zoologist.” Olivia and her friend Lucy… Things you can do to protect the wildlife: There is a wide range of conservation organizations working to protect endangered animals and habitats.
Fighting the good fight! Two of my sheros. Interview with Frances Moore Lappe author of “Getting a Grip: Clarity, Creativity, and Courage in a World Gone Mad” Frances Moore Lappé and her daughter Anna traveled around the world and discovered courageous social movements solving the roots of poverty. When Diet for a Small Planet was … Continue reading
Those who did not grow up in or near a forest, never camped in one, never bonded to nature, will have to trust those of us who did. The forests are the lungs of the world. We must save the rainforests. Wangari Maathai adds her voice to The Prince’s Rainforests Project
Learn more at: http://www.350.org . Bill McKibben, 350.org founder, appears on the David Letterman Show to talk about our campaign to put solar back on the White House and the upcoming 10/10/10 Global Work Party this October 10, when millions of people around the world will get to work on climate solutions. Follow our effort … Continue reading
“Nike, Patagonia and other companies have created an Eco Index to make comparison shopping easier for green-minded consumers.” Read about it here. An Eco Index for eco-fashion | MNN – Mother Nature Network.