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By Bardor Tulku Rinpoche.
Ignorance is that which impedes the recognition of the mind’s nature.
Our minds possess innate qualities of wisdom, which is that faculty of the mind that makes liberation and omniscience possible. For …

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Wisdom from the Llama
Fri, 9/10/09 – 15:37 | Comments Off on Wisdom from the Llama
Wisdom from the Llama

For those who loved Animal Voices, you’ll be thrilled that Dawn Brunke has a new book out, Animal Voices, Animal Guides. A brilliant animal communicator, Brunke is a thoughtful teacher as well, and her …

Pete Seeger’s 8 “R’s” + “C”- Eco-Win
Thu, 8/10/09 – 19:11 | Comments Off on Pete Seeger’s 8 “R’s” + “C”- Eco-Win
Pete Seeger’s 8 “R’s” + “C”- Eco-Win

If it can’t be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, recycled or composted, then it should be restricted, redesigned, or removed from production.
—Peter Seeger, “If It Can’t Be Reduced”
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By Annie B. Bond, the best-selling …

Vanishing of the Bees – Movie Trailer
Thu, 8/10/09 – 17:51 | Comments Off on Vanishing of the Bees – Movie Trailer
Vanishing of the Bees – Movie Trailer

Bees are dying in their billions. In the UK, around one fifth of honeybee hives were lost in the winter of 2008/09. Bees pollinate a third of the food we eat, and this contributes £200million …

Receipts Big Source of BPA – Detox Diva
Thu, 8/10/09 – 13:40 | Comments Off on Receipts Big Source of BPA – Detox Diva
Receipts Big Source of BPA – Detox Diva

Do you put out your hand to accept a receipt only to drop it into your purse or stuff it into your pocket until you can put it in the trash? You might want to …

The Green Computer: Welcome!
Thu, 8/10/09 – 10:27 | One Comment
The Green Computer: Welcome!

Hello and welcome to The Green Computer! Each week, we’ll look at a different way to use green technology in our everyday lives, with a special focus on green computing.
What is green computing? Most of …

Where’s the Zucchini? – Eco-Win
Thu, 8/10/09 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Where’s the Zucchini? – Eco-Win
Where’s the Zucchini? – Eco-Win

I work for a company that delivers organic produce throughout the Berkshire region of Massachusetts. Recently, we were asked to be a vendor at the West Stockbridge Zucchini Festival. We spent a beautiful late-summer Saturday …

Blue Lagoon – Global Warming Eco-Fail
Wed, 7/10/09 – 19:57 | Comments Off on Blue Lagoon – Global Warming Eco-Fail
Blue Lagoon – Global Warming Eco-Fail

Global warming is affecting a glacier in Iceland, making a blue lagoon. For more of this photo gallery click here.
By Annie B. Bond, the best-selling and award-winning author of five healthy/green living books, including Better …

Maple Tree Tapping – Fall Prep
Wed, 7/10/09 – 18:26 | Comments Off on Maple Tree Tapping – Fall Prep
Maple Tree Tapping – Fall Prep

As consumers seek natural food sources and as the commercial price of maple syrup continues to rise, tapping maple trees by “hobbyists” has become increasingly popular. The base of individuals tapping trees at home is …

Phytoestrogens (Like Soy) Safe, New Study Reports
Wed, 7/10/09 – 12:37 | Comments Off on Phytoestrogens (Like Soy) Safe, New Study Reports
Phytoestrogens (Like Soy) Safe, New Study Reports

Phytoestrogens like soy and red clover isoflavones pose no safety issues with regards to heart health and breast cancer risk, according to a new meta-analysis from Austria.
The study, of 92 randomised controlled trials with …

Drumming for the Earth – Video and Connections
Wed, 7/10/09 – 11:39 | Comments Off on Drumming for the Earth – Video and Connections
Drumming for the Earth – Video and Connections

“When 8000 sacred drums sound together, an intense healing of Mother Earth will commence,” according to a 500 year old Otomi of Mexico prophecy.
Find a Earth Healing & Celebration Drumming Circle Meetup Group …