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Why Bother With Climate Change

Why Bother With Climate Change

Exponential growth.That is the way of lifewe are adapted to. An infinite way of livingon a finite planet. A way that is like a fastrunaway train, heading towards a bufferedterminal, waiting to stop us.......[Read More]
Plasma Science Saving Lives in the Home: Fact or Marketing Fiction?

Plasma Science Saving Lives in the Home: Fact or Marketing Fiction?

Peer review is an important factor in the analysis of new technologies. It is important to have independent scientific data to back up the conclusions of marketers, whose main aim is to sell you something. This is especially true when we are talking about plasma technology. Plasmas are very complex ......[Read More]
Green Printing Myths - Busted! Why Not Make Green by Printing Sustainably?

Green Printing Myths - Busted! Why Not Make Green by Printing Sustainably?

Eco-friendly printing is much more affordable then you think. Green Printer is providing tips on how to save money and still stay green. Learn how green printing can help your marketing efforts.......[Read More]
Most Green Countries

Most Green Countries

The buzz word "green" has become increasingly popular in the last few years, and people all over the world are beginning to realize the importance of replacing the dependence on coal and oil with the independence of renewable energies. While some folks are still skeptical about global warm......[Read More]
Over-Consumption - The Problem With Over-Consumption

Over-Consumption - The Problem With Over-Consumption

Over-consumption is defined as the unsustainable use of the planet's resources. Over-consumption is nourished by population growth and by the mentality of "keeping up with the Joneses". This mentality requires buying a constant stream of bigger, newer and better products which cause s......[Read More]
Acid Rain - Its Effects and What You Can Do to Help

Acid Rain - Its Effects and What You Can Do to Help

Acid rain is an unseen yet widespread and serious problem that probably affects trees, lakes, streams, buildings, cars, and plants where you live today. The solution is clean coal, fuel cell and electric cars, and conservation.......[Read More]
Adopting Solar Power As Your Primary Source Of Energy

Adopting Solar Power As Your Primary Source Of Energy

Government and industry are becoming increasingly responsive to the growing awareness of the general public to environmental issues and rising energy costs. To this extent legislation and products that tap into the environmental market become available. Solar powered products have been available for......[Read More]
Drainage System And Its Importance

Drainage System And Its Importance

Drainage system is a process of disposing waste water, this is achieved by use of drains either in form of pipe or channels. This drainage system follows standard procedures of which most of the drainage system on ground do not follow. However, drainage systems play a lot of role in economic growth ......[Read More]
Environmental Charities

Environmental Charities

You feel sincerely about nature and you are wondering what you could do to reduce global warming and climatic changes in your own small way? You have the environmental charities that look after the cause of global warming and climatic changes and these charities do accept donations from people like ......[Read More]
The Three Basics of Environmental Concerns and Focus

The Three Basics of Environmental Concerns and Focus

Environmental concerns seem to run in all directions. But the underlying focus actually boils down to three main areas of focus, the fundamentals: air, earth and water.......[Read More]
Green Thumbs Subject to New Green Rules

Green Thumbs Subject to New Green Rules

In early September 2008, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) passed new regulations that will cause small engine makers like Briggs and Stratton to rethink how they make and market their engines.The design of new laws that seek to reduce small engine emissions by 35% is to ensure a smaller car......[Read More]
Five Things You Can Do to Help the Environment Right Now

Five Things You Can Do to Help the Environment Right Now

Saving the environment is not up to the environmentalists but it is in the hands of the common man. It is we who pollute the environment so we have to stop it. Here are five basic things you can do on an everyday basis to protect the environment.......[Read More]
Conservation Efforts

Conservation Efforts

How often have we come across lovely historical sites suffering from neglect and misuse? Every country needs to take good care of its historic places. Because things like malls, stadiums and highways can be built again.......[Read More]
Late Pregnancy Exposures to Disinfection By-products

Late Pregnancy Exposures to Disinfection By-products

Findings show associations between exposure to specific by-products, term low birth weight and intrauterine growth retardation, suggesting a critical window of exposure in the third trimester.......[Read More]
Saving the Environment While Saving Money

Saving the Environment While Saving Money

A look at ways to make the home more eco-friendly.In addition to helping the environment and saving money in the long run, homeowners can also receive attractive tax credits and rebates.......[Read More]
Amazing Biodegradable Inventions

Amazing Biodegradable Inventions

It's natural to think of bioremediation now, especially after the high-profile Exxon-Valdez and BP Deepwater Horizon spills of recent years. Bioremediation refers to the process by which natural organisms, either native to an oil spill or introduced to the site, breakdown and consume petroleum ......[Read More]
Is Our Planet Running Out of Clean Water? May Be, Who Cares!

Is Our Planet Running Out of Clean Water? May Be, Who Cares!

What I read in an article a year ago, that our planet is running out of water - fast - and moved on to the next without giving it a serious thought, has become a much bigger issue now, with Yemen - the country, likely to hit the bottom first - predictably drying up completely in a decade or so.......[Read More]
Hidden Costs of Ignoring the Mantra - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Hidden Costs of Ignoring the Mantra - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Why many of us in India ignore the Mantra, "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" and what the hidden costs are. Can we, the ordinary people, make business accountable? What informed choices can we make?......[Read More]
Pine Barrens Iron- Forging a Nation

Pine Barrens Iron- Forging a Nation

New Jersey's pine barrens are an ecologically sensitive area that was perfectly suited to give rise to a thriving iron industry. Learn how the ironmakers took easily available ingredients and helped to forge a nation.......[Read More]
What Animals Teach Us About Our Lives

What Animals Teach Us About Our Lives

If we look closely, we can find in animals the traits we abhor in each other. We can also find traits which endear us to each other. Killer whales toss panicked seals into the air before eating them. Chimps groom and embrace each other fondly. Many species display the tenderness and fierce protectiv......[Read More]