Nation’s Water Supply Disappearing With Obama’s Blessing

Shocking statistics surfacing about record busting, low water levels in America’s Great Lakes make no mention of the sale of fresh water supplies by private companies to China, or of President Obama’s executive order and the legal loophole allowing these sales.  “Two of the Great Lakes have hit their lowest water levels EVER RECORDED,” the US Army … [Read more...]

6 Easy Ways To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

The sky is falling! Well, kind of. Whether we like it or not, our world is changing. It’s getting warmer, and many say we (humans) are to blame for it. Our energy consumption increases every day – from our incessant need to drive everywhere, to our countless hours plugged in to various electronic devices. There are ways you can help reduce your … [Read more...]

The Importance Of Water Conservation

At a glance Earth might seem to be filled with water. However, as most people know, an overwhelming amount of water on the planet is salt water which can't be used for much of anything by humans until a costly desalination process has been performed. Fresh water is a relatively rare commodity, and it's one that life simply cannot continue without. … [Read more...]

Plumbed In Water Coolers Can Help The Environment

Many of us purchase bottled water from our local newsagents and supermarkets. It’s great that we are drinking clean, filtered water and keeping hydrated. Help Protect the Environment There is one major issue with buying an increasing amount of bottled water is that the environment suffers more so; plastic is for now practically impossible to … [Read more...]

Soy Candles – The More Environmentally Friendly Choice Over Paraffin Wax Candles

Most people do not realize how much better soy candles are for a cleaner environment and overall improved health. Especially for those who burn candles regularly, the difference between paraffin wax and soy can be a pleasant change. Not only are they colorful and provide powerful scents to brighten your living space, but they are very … [Read more...]

How Hybrids Save You Money

Being environmentally aware often comes at a cost. For example; eating organic food, buying organic clothing or taking the extra effort to recycle. However, there are rare cases when being green is not only noble, but can even be lucrative. Driving a hybrid car, for example, is an excellent way to save both money and the environment at the same … [Read more...]

Plastic Soda Bottles Rescue The Light

Skylights are a great way to increase your use of natural light in your home. This is important for all sorts of reasons; for example, it reduces energy consumption as you don’t need to use electric lights as much, and it provides some of the health benefits associated with exposure to sunlight. Many homes and offices have started to realise these … [Read more...]

10 Creative Uses For Recycled Plastic

As the world becomes ever more environment conscious, many have taken to increasingly creative ways to reuse plastic; and with experts predicting that plastic bags will take up to 500 years to decompose, the need to get creative with plastic is more apparent than ever. Check out our inspiring guide on the top 10 creative uses for recycled … [Read more...]

Are Saltwater Pools Friendly To The Environment?

Saltwater swimming pools are the latest trend in the world of swimming pools. Rather than using good old fresh water, saltwater is added to make it feel like ocean water. It’s not the highly concentrated saltwater you find in the actual oceans. It’s about a tenth of the strength. Advocates of saltwater swimming pools actively promote them for … [Read more...]

The Diet that will Save The Planet – By David Sandoval

Wikipedia defines extinction as occurring “when [species] are no longer able to survive in changing conditions or against superior competition.” Typically, a species will naturally die out within 10 million years of first appearing on the planet. Some particularly well adapted species have survived, virtually unchanged, for hundreds of millions of … [Read more...]

5 Simple Ways To Incorporate Natural, Healthy Foods Into Your Diet

When summer rolls around we become acutely aware of what we’re eating. It’s likely the summer wardrobe that positively influences our eating, but the availability of good-for-you foods doesn’t hurt either. There are some great ways to sneak healthy options into your diet kicking up nutritional value as well as flavor! Color counts! The … [Read more...]

Plastic Recycling Can Make A Difference

In 2011, the U.S. generated 32 million tons of plastic waste, accounting for near 13 percent of the nation’s total garbage, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. This waste included nearly 14 million tons of plastic packaging and containers, roughly 11 million tons of durable goods such as household appliances, and almost seven million … [Read more...]

Potable Water In Developing Countries: Are We Doing Enough?

It is a sad fact that in the year 2013 there are still approximately 800 million people without access to clean potable water. Almost 3.5 million of us will die each year from water related diseases, with 99% of fatalities happening in developing and third-world countries. Despite countless UK & US government campaigns and numerous national … [Read more...]

Annie Leonard’s New Video – “The Story of Solutions”

The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction, starting with orienting ourselves toward a new goal. In the current 'Game of More', we're told to cheer a growing economy -- more roads, more malls, more Stuff! -- even though our health indicators are worsening, income inequality is growing and … [Read more...]

Tainted Holy Water

Tainted Holy Water Water is one of the most abundant resources on the planet. Earth’s surface is over 71% water. There is water in the oceans, lakes, rivers, aquifers, in the air, plants, and even our bodies are mostly water. Water is used everywhere in almost every industry from the service and hospitality industry to the agricultural … [Read more...]

The Gerson Therapy – Miracle Cure For Cancer?

The Gerson Miracle examines many of the elements of the Gerson Therapy, explaining why we are so ill and how we have in our grasp the power to recover our health without expensive, toxic or mutilating treatments, using the restorative forces of our own immune systems. Even the most advanced cases of cancer can be successfully reversed using this … [Read more...]