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The George Washington Universtiy
When I was growing up I too often had to explain my vegetarian diet and the soy substitutes I ate to my friends at lunch time; the phrase I seemed to gravitate towards to explain my unconventional lunch box foods was, “I don’t eat meat, but I eat... Read More
George Washington University
FEATURED SELFIE: The DC Streetcar could revitalize the H Street district while making public transit more green.
Carbon Onsetting: A Poem for the Planet
Carbon Onsetting: A Poem for the Planet
Pacific Lutheran University
Learn more about how PLU is trying to achieve carbon neutrality on its campus.
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
The carbon cycle is key to understanding climate change, but most people don't even know what it is. Take a look at our infographic to learn how carbon affects our world on a macro scale.
Planet Forward, GWU School of Media and Public Affairs
It's a wonderful time of the year, but holiday traditions can leave a huge impact on the environment. Can we make Thanksgiving more sustainable?
More than 136 million tons of coal ash waste materials are being produced to meet the electricity needs of the US each year. However, more than 55% of these wastes are being dumped in the landfills and ash ponds. Many studies indicate the presence... Read More
TradeSystemGuru.com
Challenges we face in the 21st century: - According to Professor Albert Barlett of the University of Colorado, "Modern agriculture is the use of land to convert petroleum into food." - Around the globe, the amount of arable farm land has been... Read More
Dude, the school wants more like buildings on campus like the one we built. In Iowa, students at Luther College are not only working together, but living together in order to make their campus more sustainable. Students created a solar-powered... Read More
If you've ever seen a large factory, you'll have noticed the large amounts of exhaust emitted through smokestacks. This exhaust actually contains a lot of wasted energy, so these innovators are trying to use that waste to create a clean and... Read More
Climate change is more than a local problem. Cities worldwide are grappling with the consequences. In hope of discovering answers, C40 Cities has partnered with the Clinton Climate Initiative to enhance debate on environmental policy. Watch More C40... Read More

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