Wind and solar are cheapest energy options for China’s growth

Research suggests China would profit from a rapid shift to wind and solar in the next decade.

North Carolina pays for sending living Franklin County man to morgue – Lake Wylie Pilot

Lake Wylie PilotNorth Carolina pays for sending living Franklin County man to morgueLake Wylie PilotAn affidavit filed that year with the N.C. Industrial Commission, which decides suits against state officials, says Green had accumulated medical bills exceeding $650,000 and needed continuing care from a nursing home. As of May, Green, 39, was still …and more »

Living on the Edge in the Gaza Periphery – Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsLiving on the Edge in the Gaza PeripheryJerusalem Post Israel NewsThe people living along Israel's border with Gaza have suffered artillery and missile attacks for many years, making life for local residents extremely stressful. School children have spent much time in bomb shelters instead of in classrooms or playing …and more »

At Home in the Out-Back

In Vancouver, a gift of land brings three generations closer.

Scraps to Fight Over

Alabama Chanin’s home collection includes throws, decorative pillows, napkins, candles, potholders and even drink cozies.

8 Ways To Keep Your Pet Safe and Healthy This Winter

It’s cold outside, baby. You know it and your pet knows it…

Annie Leonard: My Take on the State of the Union

There’s no question that we’ve come a long way with a President who will not only acknowledge climate change in his State of the Union address, but…

City of Vancouver bans organic waste from regular garbage

The use of a green bin has been recommended for years, but now it’s the law in Vancouver, as part of the city’s plan to cut down on unnecessary food waste.

Mesmerizing Fibonacci sculptures are 3D printed (Video)

Found in pinecones and sunflowers, the famous Fibonacci sequence is used to create these captivating, spinning sculptures.

How safe is your water? – KESQ

KESQHow safe is your water?KESQEye on the Desert · Automotive Essentials · Healthy Pets · Green Living · Real Estate Essentials · Healthy Families · Personal Finance · Sports · NFL · NBA · MLB · Student Athlete of the Week · High School Football · College Football · College Basketball.and more »

North Carolina pays for sending living man to morgue – Charlotte Observer

Charlotte ObserverNorth Carolina pays for sending living man to morgueCharlotte ObserverAn affidavit filed that year with the N.C. Industrial Commission, which decides suits against state officials, says Green had accumulated medical bills exceeding $650,000 and needed continuing care from a nursing home. As of May, Green, 39, was still …and more »

A Counterculture Spirit Flourishes, Preserved Under Fiberglass Domes

A 1970s experiment in communal housing at the University of California, Davis, continues to draw students with its sustainable, grow-your-own ethos.

Rare Moment of Consensus for Senate on Keystone Pipeline

An amendment to the Keystone XL bill that is aimed at improving energy efficiency in buildings was approved, 91 to 5.

Historic Grassroots Victory Stops Central Illinois Coal Mine

“The significance of Springfield Coal Company’s permit withdrawal cannot be overstated. This coal company was…

Oil Prices Drop As Global Warming Rises

With oil prices plunging from more than $100 a barrel last summer to below $50 now, the consequences of a petro-fuelled economy are…

Chinese company 3D prints cement chateau and 5 storey apartment building

There is serious shock in the 3D printing world as Winsun pulls off something that everyone else has just been talking about.

UK Green Party surges in membership

There is a growing sense that the established mainstream parties are doing nowhere near enough to curb the climate crisis.

North Carolina pays up after sending living man to morgue in body bag – myfox8.com

myfox8.comNorth Carolina pays up after sending living man to morgue in body bagmyfox8.comAccording to the Charlotte Observer, the payment settles a lawsuit that alleges a mix-up by the medical examiner left Larry Green paralyzed with severe brain damage. On Jan. 24, 2005, a car hit Green in Franklin County. Emergency workers found him …North Carolina pays for

Robson Green talks ‘living the dream’ for new series Ultimate Catch – Digital Spy UK

Digital Spy UKRobson Green talks 'living the dream' for new series Ultimate CatchDigital Spy UKTalking about when he had a nervy experience with a caiman, Green said: "How butch was I? I thought I was about to be devoured by a 100ft caiman. It was only about 12ft long, and it was about 100 metres away. Honestly, there were thousands of them, and …

Do You Have What It Takes to Change the World?

If you think you have what it takes to change the world and are an undergraduate or graduate student, now is the time to…

Recycled Plastic Bottles Transform Into Striking Wall Art

Decorating an office often boils down to ordering a batch of pre-framed posters…

‘Free-range’ parents are investigated after letting kids walk home alone from the park

The authorities claim to have children’s best interests at heart, but they don’t hold with any alternative parenting styles that challenge the textbook definition. It leads to the disturbing question of “Who owns the children?”

Architecture for Humanity closes its doors in San Francisco

But is this really the end?