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These are lumber tailings, freshly exposed from the bottom of Muskegon Lake as the lake levels fall and recede. It may not seem terribly surprising or interesting that the wood waste of lumber ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 89 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 07:40 PM PST with 181 Recommends
DARA International, representing 20 nations, has released a new report on climate change estimating 6 million annual deaths and 3.2% of GDP lost from climate change by 2030. The news is lighting up ...
by UltraAyla
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 09:35 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Originally posted at BrightSpot Social I recently wrote about why consumer behavior matters in response ...
by UltraAyla
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 11:15 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Originally posted at Next New Deal Individual action alone won't solve our environmental problems, but neither will giving up on responsible consumer habits. " Story of Stuff " creator Annie ...
by UltraAyla
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2012 at 11:21 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Guest post by Steve Valk, Citizens Climate Lobby ; Cross-posted ...
by enviro writer
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jul 09, 2012 at 07:45 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
This has been a difficult week for those of us deeply concerned about the most challenging issue of our time: climate change. We have had to watch while the powers that be spent our time and carbon ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 10:58 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
In this weekly series we have been discussing the benefits of a vegetarian diet including: better health , animal rights, public health, food safety , frugal living, global food crisis, and the ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Jun 11, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Seth Borenstein, science writer at the Associated Press AP has just written about the troubling new milestone of 400ppm reached in the Arctic air due to heavy concentration of C02, the main global ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 40 comments on Thu May 31, 2012 at 07:53 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
When water expert Peter Gleick released documents about Heartland Institutes campaign to indoctrinate American school children into their Climate Change misinformation denial agenda it seemed like ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun May 20, 2012 at 05:55 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
We would be afraid, very afraid that is if we were paying attention. Because while we are ruminating about Romney's car elevator and dog on roof stories our global supply of water has reached ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri May 04, 2012 at 07:58 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Fracking in Colorado and all around the Country has been speeding up at an alarming pace. I had the chance to talk with Activist Sonia Skakich Skirma about some of the terrible things that have been ...
by wade norris
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Apr 21, 2012 at 04:57 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
I have been attending The Planet Under Pressure conference in London , a major international conference focusing on solutions to global sustainability as a virtual guest. The conference which is ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Mar 30, 2012 at 07:57 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Two degree target is out of reach says former UN Climate Chief Yvo de Boer, former executive secretary of the UN's Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The UN's former climate chief ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 52 comments on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 07:08 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Last Sunday The Discovery Channel aired the first episode of the BBC produced Frozen Planet . I rarely watch TV but was interested because there had been some controversy and push back on the ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 09:24 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Remember this? Er...you might, because I posted something about it yesterday. But then though...'geeze, I should really post about it TOMORROW' which is TODAY. There's a day long twitter storm being ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Feb 23, 2012 at 05:34 AM PST with 21 Recommends
At the end of 2011, Congress allowed the ethanol subsidies to expire. You might have noticed the little ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Jan 15, 2012 at 06:00 AM PST with 38 Recommends
In this weekly series we have been discussing the benefits of a vegetarian diet including: better ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 63 comments on Wed Nov 16, 2011 at 02:58 PM PST with 32 Recommends
As promised. Mercury in the Great Lakes: Mercury levels found in ...
by Muskegon Critic
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 08:11 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
US lawmakers will urge Secretary of State Clinton to reject the proposed route of the XL pipeline saying they are concerned the approval ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Oct 16, 2011 at 05:32 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Guardian uk TransCanada in it's ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Oct 08, 2011 at 09:15 AM PDT with 46 Recommends