22 Apr '11, 3am

What does Nature give us?

World failing on every environmental issue: an op-ed for Earth Day (04/22/2010) The biodiversity crisis, the climate crisis, the deforestation crisis: we are living in an age when environmental issues have moved from regional problems to global ones. A generation or two before ours and one might speak of saving the beauty of Northern California; conserving a single species—say the white rhino—from extinction; or preserving an ecological region like the Amazon. That was a different age. Today we speak of preserving world biodiversity, of saving the 'lungs of the planet', of mitigating global climate change. No longer are humans over-reaching in just one region, but we are overreaching the whole planet, stretching ecological systems to a breaking point. While we are aware of the issues that threaten the well-being of life on this planet, including our own, how are we progres...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0422-hance_earthday_ecology...

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What can you do for Earth Day? Have fun.

mnn.com 20 Apr '11, 12pm

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Give a Buck on Earth Day to Help 8 Great Charities...

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treehugger.com 22 Apr '11, 2pm

For each of the non-profit groups below, you can donate $1 through Philanthroper . Spend just $1 on the charity of your ch...

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climateprogress.org 24 Apr '11, 12pm

Of course, the true point of Earth Day isn’t just to limit environmental mindfulness to one day—or even one week—of the ye...

Happy Earth Day From Our Editor

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earth911.com 21 Apr '11, 7pm

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Earth Day pictures: International Year of Forests

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news.mongabay.com 22 Apr '11, 6am

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iucn.org 22 Apr '11, 3pm

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care2.com 21 Apr '11, 3am

As research for his next book, Colin Beaven leaves behind his average, modern lifestyle and engages his family in an exper...

The Best Earth Day Haikus

switchboard.nrdc.org 22 Apr '11, 4am

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Pretty nature photos for Earth Day! | National Wildlife “Green” Gallery

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nwf.org 22 Apr '11, 12pm

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globalgreen.org 22 Apr '11, 6pm

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care2.com 22 Apr '11, 7am

Every aspect of our lives from that which is inherited from our parents to the "all too human gods" that genetically engin...

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earth911.com 22 Apr '11, 3pm

Join the EPA’s “Pick Five for the Environment” campaign, and commit to five everyday activities to help the planet on the ...

Earth Day Is Not A Holiday For Shopping

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thegoodhuman.com 19 Apr '11, 5pm

Starting every year around April 1, I start getting PR emails from companies wanting me to pitch their products in time fo...

Fight E-waste, Make Money this Earth Day

triplepundit.com 22 Apr '11, 9am

The program is not without its question marks. Responsible recycling of ewaste is incredibly difficult to track into today...

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unep.org 21 Apr '11, 10pm

By Rosa Aguilar Rivero, Minister for Environment, Rural and Marine Affairs of Spain and President of UNEP's Governing Coun...