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David Brower
Green Life
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
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Feature
Monday, March 3, 2014
A team of black climbers blazes a new kind of trail on Mt. Denali
Graphic: Dirty Dozen
Graphic
Thursday, June 5, 2014
90 companies around the world have caused nearly two-thirds of all global greenhouse gas emissions since the beginning of the Industrial Age.
Students in a greenhouse.
Cool Schools 2014
Friday, July 25, 2014
Why are colleges at the forefront of sustainability? Because their clientele demands it.
Green Goods
Thursday, March 6, 2014
It's time for the slackers to sack up.
Summer Citrus Shortage
The Green Life
Droughts, pests, and cartels may push citrus prices this summer.
Drone
Green Life
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Commercial drones are becoming more ubiquitous every day — here's how to make a short film with one.
Animal families
They're the creatures we love to love. But how well do we really know these beloved animals?
Stanford University
The Green Life
Last week, Stanford University announced that it would not make any direct investments in coal companies, making it the 12th U.S. college, and the most prominent, to eschew coal. While the university doesn't disclose its investment holdings, its endowment was worth $18.7 billion in 2013.
Looking across Ballycroy National Park to the Nephin Beg Mountains, which are at the heart of Ireland's first wilderness area.
Grapple
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
In Ireland's Nephin Beg Mountains, the state-owned forestry company Coillte is rewilding roughly 11,000 acres of pine and spruce plantation.
At the Sierra Student Coalition, we believe in people power and the ability for young people to make lasting change in our communities. Our goal is to empower students and youth to run effective grassroots campaigns that result in real victories for the environment, public health, energy, and climate change.
Mixed Media
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Understanding what we grow, cook, eat, and throw out can be empowering and tasty.
Innovate
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Solar engineers are scrambling to make their products smaller and more efficient.
A bison ambles on a groomed road in winter in Yellowstone National Park's Lamar Valley.
Feature
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Can the last wild bison roam free?
Whales
The sea's mysterious giants
Compass
This week marks the six-month anniversary of the Dan River coal ash spill in North Carolina.
Founded in 1991, the Sierra Student Coalition (SSC) is a broad network of high school and college-aged youth from across the country working for just, sustainable communities and the protection of the environment. The SSC is the youth-led chapter of the Sierra Club, the nation's oldest and largest grassroots environmental organization.
Michael Brune
Create
Monday, March 31, 2014
Is your bank using your savings to level Appalachia?
Mr Green
Green Life
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Mr. Green compares the efficiency of gas and wood-fueled fireplaces.
Organic coconut sugar from Madhava
Taste Test
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Winter is for hot toddies and nogs, pies still warm from the oven, and fudge that makes your teeth ache. Here are some sweeteners that can ease the guilt that comes with each glorious bite.
Seize the Grid campaign
Through the Sierra Student Coalition’s Seize the Grid Campaign, young people can lead a transformative movement that dramatically increases clean energy in this country.
Repurpose
Repurpose
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Turn used chopsticks into a container that really sticks out.
Greenpeace takes on Lego's partnership with Shell.
Green Life
Friday, July 11, 2014
Greenpeace wants Shell Oil out of your kids' Legos.
CALCIFIED FISH EAGLE | LAKE NATRON, TANZANIA, 2012
Feature
Monday, March 3, 2014
In Africa, photographer Nick Brandt assembles an anti-poaching army.
Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor with one of her stained glass brains.
Artifact
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor's story about her trusty Buck knife has become river guide lore.
Daily Ray of Hope
Understanding the power of a breathtaking nature photograph.
We hope that the tools and resources below help with your understanding, advocacy, outreach and messaging around global population and environmental issues. To order hard copies of our advocacy materials, contact us.
No Republican Scientists
Green Life
Thursday, June 5, 2014
"I'm not a scientist, so I'm going to ignore 97% of scientists."
Biz Stone
Artifact
Thursday, April 3, 2014
The tech wizard's lost treasure at the bottom of Tomales Bay.

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