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Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

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Embattled Paterson Mayor Nears Plea Agreement
Embattled Paterson Mayor Nears Plea Agreement

The embattled mayor of one of New Jersey's largest cities is nearing a plea deal in a corruption case sparked by an I-Team investigation in 2016, defense lawyers say.

Bodega Clerk Stabs Robber to Death: NYPD, Witnesses
Bodega Clerk Stabs Robber to Death: NYPD, Witnesses

A man trying to rob a bodega worker in Harlem at knifepoint was himself stabbed to death by the clerk, police and witnesses say.The 46-year-old would-be robber walked into A&S Candy Grocery Inc. on

Boy, 3, Shoots Uncle Inside SUV Near Philly City Hall: Cops
Boy, 3, Shoots Uncle Inside SUV Near Philly City Hall: Cops

A man was shot just before noon Friday on a busy Center City street in downtown Philadelphia, and police at the scene believe the shooter may be the man's 3-year-old nephew.

Demonstrators Interrupt Comey's Howard U. Convocation Speech
Demonstrators Interrupt Comey's Howard U. Convocation Speech

Former FBI Director James Comey took the stage to give the keynote address at Howard University's convocation Friday but was immediately interrupted by a group of demonstrators from the back of the...

GOP Health Bill All But Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow <br />
GOP Health Bill All But Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow

Sen. John McCain dealt a major blow to the GOP's last-gasp effort to topple the Obama health care law by announcing Friday he "cannot in good conscience vote for" it. President Donald Trump had been using...

Cops: Intruder in Girl's Room Had Brass Knuckles, Child Porn
Cops: Intruder in Girl's Room Had Brass Knuckles, Child Porn

Police have arrested a man who is accused of breaking into a Fairfield home Friday morning, wearing only a bathrobe and T-shirt, and going into a girl’s bedroom. Police said they later found child pornography on...