Category Archives: Environment

DIY Mosquito Trap

HOMEMADE MOSQUITO TRAP: Items needed: 1 cup of water 1/4 cup of brown sugar 1 gram of yeast 1 2-liter bottle HOW: 1. Cut the plastic bottle in half. 2. Mix brown sugar with hot water. Let cool. When cold, … Continue reading

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Baboon leads you to water

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NYC Unprepared For Sea Level Rise

With climate change in full gear, and the climate dice loaded for explosive weather events, it’s unnerving to read about how exposed New York City is to disaster, when, not if, a major storm surge hits home. Check out this … Continue reading

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American Industrial Monoculture

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No To The Tar Sands

This TED Talk on the true price of oil, illustrates how quickly we can destroy what’s left of our pristine planet. You wonder why Canada all of a sudden has such a conservative government, follow the money. Watch this video, … Continue reading

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Wild Orca Imitates Motor Sound

It probably sucks for marine mammals to have to listen to the incessant sound of motors constantly, this one looks to me like he got fed up with it.

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If Solar Power Was Subsidized

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US Diplomatic Cables Show Race To Carve Up Arctic

Check out this BBC video about the effects of climate change on the Arctic, and the US/Russia race to carve up the resources.

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Visualizing The BP Gulf Oil Spill

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NYC Subway Powered by Turnstiles

New York City has implemented an innovative green solution to powering the subway. The turnstiles generate 13.6% of the power necessary to run the subways, amazing!

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