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Counting carbs, calories, or carbon emisisons?

The possibility of being able to count carbon emissions like we count carbs and calories has recently been shot down by Congress. The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC), a government-appointed group ofnutrition experts, has demonstrated interest in including the environmental impacts of food in the federal dietary guidelines. 230 more words

Environmental Ethics

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Ironbark woodland

before the heat arrives

last cool breezes

Charlie loves roaming in the Ironbark bush at Bendigo. There are always lots of new scents and sightings to keep her imagination working. 67 more words

Photography

Coca-cola and Its Ethics

I recently had an intense talkĀ on how Coca-Cola is such a problematic and harmful company. According to the UK students, they underwent a huge boycott against the products and they successfully banned its sales on campus. 238 more words

Transportation Sector

The transportation sector can be categorized into these.

  • Fuel
    – Gasoline
    – Diesel
    – Hybrid
    – Electric
    – Hydrogen
  • Traffic optimization
    • Reduce number of cars…
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Thai sea gypsies embrace modern life after tsunami

By: AFP

As he gently lowers a fishing net into an azure lagoon, Saponkit Klatalay concedes he no longer roams the waters for days and nights like generations of sea gypsies before him, but prefers to sleep on the Thai mainland where he was resettled after the 2004 tsunami. 1,009 more words

Ocean

Earth on track for hottest year

The world is still heading for the hottest year on record although last month was only the seventh warmest November since 1880, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said on Monday. 119 more words

Ocean

COAL PRIZE 2015 : Call For Entries

COAL PRIZE ART AND ENVIRONMENT 2015

CALL FOR ENTRIES DEADLINE JANUARY 30TH 2015

The COAL Prize Art and Environment rewards each year a project by a contemporary artist involved in environmental issues. 248 more words