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Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

I met Ethnobotanist Dr. Selena Ahmed at a tea and climate change event Eco-Chick attended in the fall of 2012. Selena eloquently spoke about her […]

by × May 20, 2013 × 0 comments

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Timberland Empowers Local Farmers and Communities By Planting Millions of Trees in Haiti

Timberland Empowers Local Farmers and Communities By Planting Millions of Trees in Haiti

We’ve always been impressed with Timberland’s commitment to do well and do good. (We happen to dig their footwear, too.)

by × January 31, 2013 × 0 comments

Worldchanging Women

Heroines for the Planet: Art Activist Asher Jay

Heroines for the Planet: Art Activist Asher Jay

Photo by Anne Casale. It’s Asher Jay’s indomitable spirit — an appreciation and understanding that everything in this beautiful life is interconnected — that is ever […]

by × November 8, 2012 × 1 comment

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Combating Climate Change Over Tea at Harney and Sons

Combating Climate Change Over Tea at Harney and Sons

Left to right: Adam Markham, President, Clean Air-Cool Planet; Selena Ahmed, Tea and Climate Change Scientist, Tufts University; Mike Harney, Vice President, Harney & Sons; Terry Kellogg, CEO, 1% […]

by × October 24, 2012 × 0 comments

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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 […]

by × May 8, 2012 × 0 comments

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Video: Olivia Zaleski Covers the Clinton Global Initiative

Video: Olivia Zaleski Covers the Clinton Global Initiative

Olivia interviews the CEO of Avon, Andrea Jung at the Clinton Global Inititiative The Clinton Global Initiative was begun in 2005 by former President Bill […]

by × October 4, 2010 × 1 comment

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Hot Latin Calendar Draws Attention to Climate Change, Extinction, Conservation

Hot Latin Calendar Draws Attention to Climate Change, Extinction, Conservation

Puerto Rican Alessandra Rampolla embodies global warming as the January image for the Ecological Footprint calendar. As reported by Treehugger, the Ecological Footprint calendar is […]

by × January 14, 2010 × 1 comment

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Copenhagen's (COP15) Amazing Green Art

Copenhagen's (COP15) Amazing Green Art

No successful movement works without important art. Where would the hippies have been without their unique (ehm, hallucinogenic) posters, 2nd wave feminism without all those […]

by × December 16, 2009 × 0 comments

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Humor in Global Warming? Yes.

Humor in Global Warming? Yes.

From the August 24, 2009 issue of The New Yorker

by × August 25, 2009 × 4 comments

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Bill McKibben Talks Climate Change and 350.org with Colbert

I LOVE Colbert, and I am a long-time Bill McKibben fan; his new organization, 350.org is fighting climate change by encouraging initiatives that bring carbon […]

by × August 19, 2009 × 1 comment