News & Journals
|International Institute for Sustainable Development, Reporting Services (IISD RS), brings you the latest news, information and analysis from international environment and sustainable development negotiations. Biodiversity and Wildlife Page.|
|Sierra Club Magazine on line.|
|World News Network. Ecology News. Links to ecology news of the day.|
|Ecological Society of America. Publishes Ecology Journal, Ecological Applications,Ecological Monographs, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment and the The Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America.|
|Oryx - the International Journal of Conservation, a quarterly journal from Fauna & Flora International, publishes research on biodiversity conservation, conservation policy and sustainable use, and the interactions of these matters with social, economic and political issues. Current issue free on-line.|
|International Union for Conservation of Nature helps develop conservation science, manages field projects all over the world, and brings together players from different domains and sectors to develop and implement policy, laws and best practice. Biodiversity News.|
|When the Bamboo Nesting Ant senses excess water in its burrow it drinks up as much water as it can hold and then goes outside and pees, thereby preventing the burrow from flooding.|
Scientists don't even know how many total species live on the planet, estimates are from
5 million to 100 million total species, though only 2 million have been identified.
Recent Issues Blog Posts
Exxon CEO files suit to stop construction of a water tower to be built adjacent to his Texas ranch.
Chemicals should be tested for their global warming effect (radiative efficiency) before being placed into production.
Methane hydrate, will it be a godsend and replace dirty coal and oil within the next five years, or will it delay our investment in renewable energy and set us on an ever longer road of hydrocarbon addiction?
A destruction of the world's resources, leaving long term greenhouse gas emissions, water pollution and habitat loss.
Recent Building Blog Posts
Salvaged wood paneling inspiration...
Reclaimed wood works well in bathrooms. Either as paneling, backspashes, vanity, flooring or ceiling.
If you do not have enough salvaged wood to build a cabin. Build a salvaged wood shed.
Old wood from barns, farmhouses, factories, even snow fence, is potential siding for a new home.
Recent Art Blog Posts
Planetary Panoramas -awe-inspiring skies.
Maize Gods projected on trees as a message against transgenic corn.
What to do with all those pencil stubs, shoe laces and ping pong balls...
A sculpture that is also a solar powered open-air system that freezes moisture from hot desert air.
Recent Movies Blog Posts
Creating Freedom Series Part One The Lottery of Birth Documentary
Greenpeace Arctic 30 Documentary
Tap Water Contaminants Segment
Nature Episode Radioactive Wolves