Over 30 anti-whaling protesters, including “Heroes” star Hayden Panettiere, tussled...
Australians Are the Worst in the World
Australia has been named the world’s worst polluter in a new global ranking list. The list was posted on the Carbon Monitoring for Action (Carma) website and looked at over 50,000 power stations worldwide to determine its rankings. The list ranked
Vultures Signal Impending Doom for Kentucky Governor
In what hopefully is not a commentary on anyone’s political career, nearly 500 Back Vultures have taken up winter residence at the Governor’s mansion in Kentucky.
Major Shift as US Moves to Cap Emissions
The United States is undergoing a radical political shift on the environment with the first approval of a bill to cap greenhouse gas emissions. The approval by a Senate subcommittee means the bill will be debated by the Environment and Public Works
Canada at Bali: Oh, the Shame
I am a Canadian, and I am ashamed that Prime Minister Stephen Harper is from Canada. How far has democracy fallen, when we have a majority of the population that favors action on averting the climate crisis, and a majority of our politicians doing noth
Drunken Elephants Get A Shock
After getting drunk on stolen liquor and vandalizing an electrical cable support, 6 thieves were killed by electrocution. Although you could be forgiven for assuming that the deceased were likely a group of the idiotic young yobs ever present in Br
Daddy, Are There Scarecrows On The Moon?
By new contributor Richard Rhodes. Richard lives in Thailand with his wife and children and runs an eco-frame business. If you feel like writing for us, dro
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
Get the D@mn Government Out of the Way
Every month, I receive an Eco-Sense Update from Ann and Gord Baird. Canada is becoming more like America every day. Image by François Detemmerman The Bairds are build
Is A Green Tax The Way Forward?
Carbon offsetting might seem like a green tax, but we need the real thing. The only way to get green results is to pay for them!