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Into the Woods? Or, Is Data Enough?

The environmental preservation of the ecumene has received unexpected embodiment in remotely sensed measurement of worldwide forest degradation since 2000, based on satellite measurements more often identified with surveillance. 11,466 more words

Benjamin Hennig

Public Transport to Save the Planet: Get on the Bus!

Perhaps many of us have a love-hate relationship with public transportation? Waiting for buses and delayed train schedules can certainly be frustrating, but choosing public transport whenever possible is a great step to take for the planet and for your bank account. 491 more words

Climate Change

Carbon Footprint - Our individual contributions.

One of the main approaches to ethical living is reducing an individual direct impact on the environment, we commonly refer to this impact as Carbon Footprint. 610 more words

Educational

The carbon footprint of silicon solar panels

Putting up huge numbers of solar panels every day could help address the world’s energy crisis. ‘If you want to solve big problems, then the scale of whatever you are doing is also likely to be big, and so is any waste you generate,’ explains  709 more words

Clean Energy

Do you want to lower your carbon footprint? This great infographic will help you do just that!

Chances are, if you read our blog, you care a little bit about carbon emissions and reducing your own carbon footprint. This great infographic, shared with us by… 11 more words

Science

A Lunch Box of Sustainability: Food Storage Solutions for Every Meal

Single-use plastic and paper pervade our life: a latte, a take-out lunch, a quick snack from the local co-op, a cocktail at a picnic. We’re all complicit in this because a few cups here and there don’t seem like a big deal, right? 479 more words

Live

2014 Carbon Inventory Report

Montgomery County Community College’s 2014 Carbon Inventory Report is now available.

Each January, the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) requires participating institutions to submit an inventory of anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from their campuses. 310 more words

Green Practices