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Being Vegan And How It Influences Global Warming

Many of you might not know it, but there is a vast difference between vegetarians and vegans. Vegetarians do not eat meat. Likewise, vegans do not eat meat. Vegans also do not eat any animal byproducts such as dairy products, honey, etc. They also do not use items or stuff that was made from animal […]

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DeepWater Horizon Spill: The Disaster is Still In Progress (Infographic)

When measuring the impact of the Exxon oil spill over the US coast, the result is not influencing only the surface of the water and the deep water impact is far greater than we could imagine. Here is an Info graphic by “Boat Insurance“. When the scientists said that the ecological disaster will influence greatly […]

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Solar Roads For The Ideal Fuel Free Driving

We have seen many ecological ideas that are facing failure, because they are not practical. We have seen projects for millions of dollars that are failed, simply because they are not going to help us to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions. Despite that many ideas are fading away, there is still hope for those of […]

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Micro Home – A Trend For A Lesser Carbon Footprint

It is nearly impossible to go through a whole day and not see a house. I mean let’s face it, if you are reading this online, then chances are good that you wake up in a house every day. How large is your space though? There is a growing number of people who are becoming […]

The Secret Behind Organic Shampoo

The Secret Behind Organic Shampoo

Living healthy can mean a lot of things, and along with it comes the lifestyle itself. People nowadays appreciate the natural way of living simply because they are becoming more aware of the dangers of contaminants and toxins that can harm them personally and environmentally. In terms of personal care, a lot have opted to […]

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Why To Use Organic Soap And Shampoo?

In the recent years the tendency of using organic soaps and shampoos is getting bigger with each passing day. This tendency can be explained with two major reasons. The first one is the care for the environment. By using organic and toxin free cosmetic products you are reducing the gas emissions and actually helping the […]

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Green iPhone Apps For Green Shopping

It is a common belief that shopping encourages adverse environmental effects. Undoubtedly, this is a fact but there are some solutions or ideas which could be followed to make your shopping “green”. There are few simple things which could be followed to reduce the factors which can put environment at risk. Some of the tips […]

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Know And Limit Your Impact Over Environment

In case you decide to live in a green way, there are some small steps that can change your habits and mostly – help the environment that surrounds you. There are many experts’ advices, but first start with the simplest things that can turn your daily habits into green initiatives. You can first try with […]

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What Features Make A City “Green”?

Green building, green transport, green living, green eating…green everything. This is the talk that sweeps over the current cosmopolite places of the world and as hard it is to see, hear and understand why we are talking and not acting, there are a few cities in the world able to change completely the perspective we […]

Solar Energy Facts You Must Know

Solar Energy Facts You Must Know

With the scientific advances and research on the utilization of the sun for energy, we can clearly see that it is something beneficial and that we can use in our everyday lives. If you are considering investing in solar energy, here are some solar energy facts you should know: 1. You probably don’t realize it, […]