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God Smiles on Stoners, Eases Drought in Kentucky
For those of you who remember hearing about how the drought affecting the Southeast United States was bad for marijuana production last summer– or maybe you just, ahem, noticed– there’s been so
Amazon Whale Dies
The minke whale that was lost deep in the Amazon river system has died. Residents spotted the whale carcass in the river on Tuesday. The body was found some two hours by boat from the city of Sa
Beijing Goes Big Brother on the Water Supply
The Chinese government has undertaken new measures to monitor Beijing’s water supply in the run-up to the 2008 Olympics. A Beijing area wastewater treatment plant The city has promised to protect the water supply and to install cutting-e
Why I'm Green with a Capital 'G'
Sometimes people ask, “Why are you running for the Green Party of Canada? They’ll never win.” Well, sometimes it’s not about winning. It’s about doing what’s right. If you are true to your values, and your values are go
Cool Trailer for Di Caprio's New Film: the 11th Hour
Leonardo DiCaprio’s “The 11th Hour” is a feature length documentary concerning the environmental crises caused by human actions and their impact on the planet. “The 11th Hour” documents the cumulative impact of these actions upon the pla
Join Environmental Graffiti At London Aware 08
We’re well aware that many of you aren’t in London, and that those of you that are, are used to interacting with EG through your computers while probably wearing pajamas or avoiding work–that’s fine, because that’s how weR
Rent-A-Hybrid. Will It Work?
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Ad Standards Agency Bans Misleading npower Ad
Energy company npower has had one of its ads banned by the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) for misleadingly implying that it provided Wembley stadium with power from renewable sources. The ad in question was a magazine ad for npower’s green energy b
11 Green Technologies That Vanished Like a Thief in The Night
This is a guest post by Adam Vaughan, editor of CNET’s SmartPlanet. Adam also co-founded Hippyshopper, the UK’s first green consumer blog and launched Newconsumer.com Image by: Shayan Remember how Nokia’s next hipster phone would be 100