Design with Heart

by Saxon Henry  ...more

CB's Green Report: Obama Means Business on Green Energy

It only makes sense that this week's Green Report focus on the environment and the Obama administration after his joint session of Congress address on Tuesday. The Pres has some big ideas to help the environment. In fact, his top priority was energy, which includes producing more renewable energy and reducing America's dependence on oil from the Middle East. Woo hoo! ...more

What's all the noise about?

One of the best definitions I have found for noise pollution (environmental noise) is: ...more

Throw Sarah Palin into the Volcano

Did you hear last week's weird climate news? ...more

Cultural Perception and Nature

One of the best definitions of nature I’ve found is from the Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World. ...more

Why is it still winter?

Summer Lovin' I checked our weather here yesterday and was shocked to see that we were under a Fire Weather Watch. We were experiencing strong, dry winds and the humidity was very low. Its like seeing Partlly cloudy with a chance of afternoon fire storms. This must be what it is like to live in Southern California. ...more

Koala Celebrity Garners Global Fans - and an Apology

Out of the devastation of the Australian fires, one uplifting photograph has ... well, caught fire. Victorian firefighter David Tree spotted a koala ambling around a scorched forest and stopped to help. Normally grumpy anti-social creatures, the koala was grateful for water that David provided - as signaled by an extended paw. ...more

Following a Stream of Tweets as $1 Million Predicted For Charity:Water 36 Hours before Twestival 2009

In less than 36 hours, tens of thousands will gather at 185 Twestivals around the world--held in celebration of an unprecedented global campaign for Charity:Water. ...more

Make Green Handmade Valentines from Trash at Home

Why spend money when you don’t have to?  That seems to be our motto around here these days, and Valentine’s Day is no exception.  Here are a couple of Valentines we put together with bits and pieces that were otherwise destined for the trash.  Don’t you just love a bit of repurposing? ...more