Tag: environment

EarthTalk®

Dear EarthTalk: How far along are we at developing algae-based and other higher yield sources of biofuels? — Jason McCabe, Tullahoma, TN A few...

EarthTalk® | June 2013

Dear EarthTalk: I hear the term "greenwashing" a lot these days but am still not sure exactly what it means. Can you enlighten? --...
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EarthTalk® | May 2013

Dear EarthTalk: My kids just want to play videos games and watch TV all day. Do you have any tips for getting them outside...

EarthTalk® | Obama & Romney on the Environment

Dear EarthTalk: Given that the presidential election is just around the corner, what can you tell me about each candidate's environmental track record and...

Avatar’s Cameron documents efforts to protect sacred river

Highly acclaimed director James Cameron (Avatar) teamed up with Amazon Watch to produce a short feature "A Message from Pandora" to spotlight the battle...

Eight R’s for a greener earth

Earth Day , an occasion observed each spring to celebrate our planet and to protect the environment, is celebrated on April 22. This year...

Eco Tips from an Eco-Conscious Comedienne

Stand-up comedienne and singer Alyssa Anjelica James has combined her passion for green-living and love of entertaining into a brand new performance genre called...

Elsewhere…

WASHINGTON, D.C. Capitol Climate Action: A national coalition of more than 40 environmental, public health, labor, social justice, faith-based and other advocacy groups plan to...

How to Start an Environmental Club in School

Dear EarthTalk: I'm thinking about starting an environmental club in my middle school. Can you give me some ideas about how to start? Can...

Environment-friendly Holiday Gifts are Available

Dear EarthTalk: Can you recommend some sources for toys and other holiday gifts that are both safe and not harmful to the environment? -...

New Initiative: Twin Cities Residents Organize, Form 20 Earth Councils;

MINNEAPOLIS - Now that our president-elect is Community Organizer-in-Chief, a new era of community organizing has begun. Continuing the trend, a new initiative called...