Conducive Learning Environment for High School Students

Regardless of their length of study commitment, students from all walks of life need an environment that is conducive to learning, in order to excel in their academics. A conducive learning environment is somewhere favourable for education, and it varies from student to student. Some students may find a noisy fast food restaurant a great place to...
Jan 14, 2015 |

The Coming Global Warming Catastrophe and How to Prosper Before It Arrives

The effects of greenhouse gases on Climate Change and the policies on how we deal with it have been a disaster/nonstarter for United States and our infrastructure. We have already destabilized the earth's climate and passed the point of no return. Now we can let the effects of global warming continue to surprise us each year at an ever increasing...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Can Our Destruction of the Planet Be Seen in All Creatures Within Their Own Ecosystems?

It is well known now that we may have caused irreparable damage to our planet. And many believe that it is just a human trait to want to exploit everything where possible. It seems that where-ever we go we cause whole species to become extinct, we pollute, we deforest, our population expands and we develop more and more precious land to house and...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Environmental Abuse

Abuse of our environment arises from actions that cannot be sustained by nature. For instance, if 3 trees are felled in order to make way for a new house, then nature has lost three trees and any offspring forever. This is not sustainable.
Dec 24, 2014 |

How Good Intentions With Our Lawns Can Adversely Effect the Environment Around Us

You may not have given a lot of thought to environmental services but it is very important to reducing pollution and the conservation of water, energy, and local species around you. As human beings we rush around daily and pollute our air, water, and soil. We don't mean to, but pollution is a by- product of modern times. Another form of...
Dec 24, 2014 |

Friends of the Tree Society

Michael "Skeeter" Pilarski founded Friends of the Trees Society in 1978. Since 1988 he has taught 36 permaculture design courses in the US and abroad. His specialties include earth repair, agriculture, seed collecting, nursery sales, tree planting, fruit picking, permaculture, agroforestry, forestry, ethnobotany, medicinal herb...
Feb 3, 2016 |

Environmental Data Interactive Exchange

edie.net has been the market-leading information resource driving sustainability in business for nearly 20 years. A trusted and integral part of the workflow of 60,000+ sustainability professionals, it delivers daily news and commentary, expert advice and business tools, downloadable industry reports and white papers, access to video and webinars,...
Jan 12, 2016 |

Spartan Oxidation Processes

Spartan Environmental Technologies supplies ozone generators and other advanced oxidation processes for industrial and municipal water treatment applications. Spartan Environmental Technologies supplies ozone oxidation systems and other advanced oxidation processes. Applications include drinking water, industrial wastewater, municipal...
Jan 4, 2016 |

1Source Safety and Health, Inc.

Occupational health and safety consulting and training services from 1Source Safety and Health help businesses ensure workplace safety. The core business of 1Source is safety and health management and consulting for educational, insurance, commercial, residential, research, healthcare, and manufacturing facilities.
Jan 4, 2016 |

Take action

Center for Sustainable Economy has teamed up with Change.org to give footprint enthusiasts a chance to add their voices to petitions calling on decision makers and business leaders to end harmful environmental practices and adopt sustainable policies, programs, and projects that reduce humanity’s footprint while building our economy.
Apr 7, 2014 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More