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Did You See the Snowman Last Night at the Debates?

I thought the Dems debates last night were the best I’ve ever seen (I watched them streaming on Cnn.com since I don’t have cable). That […]

by × July 24, 2007 × 1 comment

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Global Warming Showing Up at MOMA

Global Warming Showing Up at MOMA

The Pejovschi exhibit is on the huge wall behind the dramatic sculpture in the foreground. I went to check out the Richard Serra sculpture exhibit […]

by × July 23, 2007 × 2 comments

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Ewwww…..This is Why You Need a Water Filter!

Ewwww…..This is Why You Need a Water Filter!

On the left is the filter that was replaced, on the right is the new filter. Bottled water sucks, we all know that (if you […]

by × July 23, 2007 × 3 comments

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Green Gossip: What Good Is It?

Green Gossip: What Good Is It?

At US Weekly, there’s coverage of John Mayer’s involvement with the green group Reverb: Reverb, a non-profit environmental organization started by Guster frontman Adam Gardner […]

by × July 18, 2007 × 3 comments

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Not Only Are They Gas-Guzzlers….

Not Only Are They Gas-Guzzlers….

….they’re not very safe either, according to this MSN report. The seat of a sport-utility vehicle or a pickup truck isn’t necessarily the best place […]

by × July 18, 2007 × 2 comments

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Sweet and Super Green Wedding Gifts

Sweet and Super Green Wedding Gifts

Summer is wedding time, and if you’re like me, you might be running out of ideas for great, eco-friendly gifts. I try to give native […]

by × July 14, 2007 × 4 comments

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Melissa Etheridge's Call to Action

For all y’all who didn’t watch Live Earth, you missed this inspiring speech by Ms. Etheridge made right in the middle of one of her […]

by × July 10, 2007 × 3 comments

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Navy Showers

As I think I’ve mentioned before, one of my biggest enviro-sins is bathing. That is, I love long showers, swimming-pool like baths, hot tubs, pools, […]

by × July 10, 2007 × 13 comments

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Liveblogging from Live Earth!

Liveblogging from Live Earth!

—Giants Stadium, 2:45 PM EST I’m here at Live Earth in New York, which is the last show in the worldwide music celebration so we […]

by × July 7, 2007 × 8 comments

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Organics ARE Healthier, But What Will Really Convince People to Change?

Organics ARE Healthier, But What Will Really Convince People to Change?

Gulf of Mexico dead zone caused by fertilizer runoff from conventional farming. Image from NASA. Yet another report comes out announcing that organic food is […]

by × July 6, 2007 × 2 comments