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Laughter from Hippoworks
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM -

Aside from making people laugh, Hippoworks characters help educate people about the environment and treatment of animals.

Desert Serenity
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM - Joyanna Laughlin, Natural Home Magazine (Nov/Dec 2004)

A sustainability pioneer who apprenticed with an Egyptian architect who championed safe, low-cost housing, now builds adobe homes in the Texas desert and founded a nonprofit to teach others how.

Leftovers Again?
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM - Grinning Planet

Food storage solutions for better health and to save money.

Don't Be Fuelish!
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM -

The price of oil and gasoline recently rose to levels not seen since the 1970s. When prices rise at the pump, people respond by looking for ways to conserve gas and save money.

China's Search For New Energy Sources
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM - Gordon Feller, editor in chief of Urban Age Magazine

The demand for alternative fuels in China is driven by the Chinese government’s desire to reduce air pollution, particularly in urban centres, and reduce the country’s dependence on imported oil. Preparing to host the 2008 Olympics is also putting pressure on the Government of China to make the necessary investments.

Cohousing Sets Sustainability Standard
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM - Wendy Priesnitz, Editor and Co-Founder, Natural Life Magazine

Across North America, a growing number of cohousing neighborhoods are leading the move toward sustainable lifestyles. They are, according to research, driving 30 percent less than the rest of us, paying 50 percent less in utility bills and using 40 percent less water.

Environmental Justice for All
December 1, 2004 12:00 AM - Amanda Griscom, Mother Earth News Magazine

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. says defending our environment must transcend political partisanship.

Marine Expert John Emory Parks Chats with Grist
November 30, 2004 12:00 AM - Grist Magazine

After a long career in environmental nonprofit work, John Emory Parks recently made the jump into government service as an international affairs specialist for the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Government Lab, Company Lead Project to Develop Nuclear Fission Hydrogen Production
November 30, 2004 12:00 AM - Mark Thiessen, Associated Press

A government laboratory and a private company announced a $2.6 million project Monday to develop hydrogen in a nuclear reactor using a process with the potential to one day trim the country's reliance on fossil fuels.

Booming China Awash in 'Out of Control' Acid Rain
November 30, 2004 12:00 AM - Reuters

China's explosive economic growth is outpacing environmental protection efforts, leaving the country awash in "out of control" acid rain, the China Daily said Tuesday.

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