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Mermaids in NYC? Yes! 3rd Annual Ocean Lifeline Mermaid Lagoon

Mermaids in NYC? Yes! 3rd Annual Ocean Lifeline Mermaid Lagoon

“Once upon a time, in a blue lagoon not so far from New York City, there lived a village full of beautiful Mermaids. Famous for […]

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Team USA's Female Olympians Go Green In All Kinds of Ways

Team USA's Female Olympians Go Green In All Kinds of Ways

I know that I have plenty of company among those who are excited to watch the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, which officially start on July […]

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Heroines for the Planet: Summer Rayne Oakes, Green Inspiration, Ecopreneur and Activist

Heroines for the Planet: Summer Rayne Oakes, Green Inspiration, Ecopreneur and Activist

When you have an internationally recognized car company designing a family of vehicles after your life and work, you’re probably doing something right. Such is the case […]

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Susan Rockefeller's "Mission of Mermaids" Highlights Ocean Conservation Through Film

Susan Rockefeller's "Mission of Mermaids" Highlights Ocean Conservation Through Film

I know I’m not the only woman who went through a prolonged obsession with mermaids. I think any of us who grew up swimming (I […]

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Audubon's 2012 Women in Conservation: The Rachel Carson Award Goes To…

Audubon's 2012 Women in Conservation: The Rachel Carson Award Goes To…

The 2012 Rachel Carson Award recipients, L to R: The Rev. Canon Sally Bingham, President of The Regeneration Project / Interfaith Power and Light, L. […]

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Heroines for the Planet: Future Weather Director Jenny Deller

Heroines for the Planet: Future Weather Director Jenny Deller

Photo: Bob Persenaire. Future Weather centers on 13-year-old Lauduree, who fears the collapse of both her family and the planet. Writer/Director/Producer Jenny Deller chose to explore […]

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Heroines for the Planet Sponsored by Neutrogena Naturals: Human Rights Advocate Somaly Mam

Heroines for the Planet Sponsored by Neutrogena Naturals: Human Rights Advocate Somaly Mam

Somaly Mam dedicates her life to battling sex trafficking — an issue that hits close to home. As a young girl, she was sold to Cambodian […]

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Eco Chick Editor-in-Chief Starre Vartan Speaks at TedXYouth: The Breakthroughs Behind the Site

I got the chance to speak at a TEDx event a few months back and wanted to share this video of how this site came […]

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Heroines for the Planet: Executive Producer of MAKERS.com Betsy West

Heroines for the Planet: Executive Producer of MAKERS.com Betsy West

Betsy West is the executive producer of the recently-launched MAKERS.com, an AOL/PBS-backed digital platform showcasing hundreds of inspiring video interviews from women of all generations. She’s the […]

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Heroines for the Planet: Green Drinks NYC Founder Margaret Lydecker

Heroines for the Planet: Green Drinks NYC Founder Margaret Lydecker

Before Margaret Lydecker founded Green Drinks NYC in 2002, there wasn’t a place for Manhattan’s like-minded, eco-conscious professionals to get their networking on. Margaret changed that, and […]

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