It's not just sustainable living; for the Wall Family, it's a matter of sustaining life. Article by Christy Wall

Sustainable Living: How One Family Sustains Life

It’s not just sustainable living; for the Wall Family, it’s a matter of sustaining life. Article by Christy Wall I LOVE LIFE.   And in order to have life one must sustain it.  It’s as simple as that.  The default is that everyone on... 

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Genius of Archology: Remembering Legendary Architect Paolo Soleri

  “On April 9, 2013, the world has lost one of its great minds.  Paolo Soleri, architect, builder, artist, writer, theorist, husband, father, born on Summer Solstice, June 21, 1919, has died at age 93,” states the announcement on the... 

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Art With a Conscience

The US Environmental Protection Agency estimates that between 35 and 103 million gallons of post-consumer house paint are disposed of in the United States each year. One artist has found a unique use for leftover house paint that would otherwise become... 

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Click, Text, Give — Welcome Relief for Sandy Victims

~by Snowden Bishop ~ Despite the warnings of the impending storm of the century, no one could have anticipated the magnitude of damage from Sandy.  The images and B-roll are heartbreaking.  Having spent at least half of my adult life in New York, I... 

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Executive Order Accelerates Investment in Industrial Energy Efficiency

In a bold move today, President Obama signed an executive order that may help industry turn a corner on industrial energy efficiency. The executive order directs various departments to initiate policies and technical assistance programs to help implement... 

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The 2014 Climate Reality Leadership Corps Training Applications Now Open

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The Climate Reality Project announced that applications are open for the 24th Climate Reality Leadership Corps training program, which will take place March 12-14, 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Application deadline is February 7, 2014. Now in its seventh year, the three-day program will feature former Vice President and Climate Reality Project Chairman Al Gore and world-class climate scientists, strategists, communication experts and community organizers and activists... Read More

ASU Curriculum Goes Paperless

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~ by Snowden Bishop ~ Renowned for its achievements in sustainability, Arizona State University (ASU) will modernize, automate and streamline its curricular management using CurricUNET, an award-winning curriculum management technology, in order to reduce paper consumption and save resources. The change will enable ASU to  integrate sustainable, paperless practices in all major curriculum processing functions throughout its six-campus system. “Arizona State University is... Read More

The Primary Right – Freedom Through Preservation of Nature

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Photo Credit: Kevin Krejci via Creative Commons ~by Carter Dillard ~ Thinking about our first or “primary” human right is actually a new way of thinking about how to protect the environment, and how to visualize what our planet ought to look like. When we think about the idea of being free, we usually think about the freedom to act, or the right to do what we want without others interfering. But freedom also means the right not to be acted upon and to be free from other people,... Read More

EDITOR'S PICK

Thin Ice – Scientific Documentary on Climate Change to Premier Earth Day 2013

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A free global premier of Thin Ice: The Inside Story of Climate Change takes place in nearly 200 locations worldwide on April 22, Earth Day 2013. More than six years in the making, the 73-minute documentary is the first film about the science of climate change made by scientists themselves. It tells the story of the [...]

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Get sprung for these spring events in April 2014

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April brings Spring showers and Spring flowers and plenty to do all around this month. With the buzzzz in the air of newness, so does the buzz within each of you to get out and enjoy the freshness of the season with outdoor events, food events, crafty activities and indoor amusement. The weather is perfect to [...]

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