Family, Kids & Health Stuff
- Common Chemical Linked to Female Infertility - (EcoSalon) "...looks like infertility is nature’s way of saying “Your environment is way too poisonous to sustain healthy life - this is not the time or place to reproduce the species.”
- Food from the Heart - If you're in SF this Fri the 13th, go to the Ferry Building and check this out this benefit event for Slow Food from 5-8pm...there's sure to be lots of yummy food and wine for the tasting!
- Chocolate Company Scorecard - "Has the chocolate industry made any progress toward ending child labor in its cocoa supply?... Here is an update from the International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF) on who has delivered, and who has not."
- Oceana.org's Green List: A Guide To Grocery Stores That Protect You From Mercury - Just type in your zip code and find out which local grocers post mercury warnings at their seafood counters (and which ones won't after having been asked by Oceana)
- RECIPE: Banana Oat Bran Pancakes - (FoodieTots) Now this sounds yummy for kids and adults.
- Made in the Shades - (EcoSalon) Eco-friendly Roman shades, woven of chemical-free substances.
- A Living House by R&Sie Architects - (Jetson Green) We've heard of living roofs...well, here's an entire living house!
- Housefish Flatpack Green Storage - (Jetson Green) These could be great for a home office.
Tech & Science Stuff
- Clean Renewable Energy, Courtesy of Rainforest Tree Fungus - (EarthFirst)
- Offshore Wind Turbine? Put it on an Oil Rig! - (EcoGeek) Now there's a way for the oil companies to adapt.
- First Satellite Fender-Bender Show Why Space Needs a Clean-Up - (Fast Company)
Work & Business Stuff
- Jobs with Causecast.org - If you're looking for a job that will help make a difference (and you want to work in Santa Monica, CA), check out the job opportunities with this great social media site.
- Was you last hospitality gift a clear foul? - (Ideal Bite) "Rebound with an eco gift basket. Great for clients and employees alike, when you gotta give a gift, baskets full of green goodies (like eco-chocolates) make for an easy slam dunk." Coco-Zen chocolates are perfect for corporate gifting!! We personalize labels too!
- The Fast Company 50: The World's Most Innovative Companies - (Fast Company) "...each company on the following pages illustrates the power and potential of innovative ideas and creative execution. These are the kinds of enterprises that will redefine our future and point the way to a better tomorrow."
- Green Job Listings - Feb. 12, 2009 - (Green Gigs)
- Green:Net Startup LaunchPad - Deadline This Friday! - (Inhabitat) "...great opportunity for new companies to pitch their business plans while receiving publicity and live feedback from a panel of judges..."
Nature & Environment Stuff
- Save The Waves and Shred Mavericks - (Village Green) Calling all fellow surf and beach lovers!
- 'Arctic unicorns' in icy display - (BBC News) "Remarkable footage of elusive narwhal has been captured." These are just the coolest looking whales!
Arts, Entertainment & Travel Stuff
- Jay-Z's Cause-Crazy! - (Celebs Gone Good).
- Ted Danson Fights "Drill, Baby, Drill" With Capitol Hill Visit - (Ecorazzi)
- Pompous Treehugger Ass Given Spotlight On Wife Swap - (Ecorazzi) Way to go dude, giving us environmental advocates a bad name.
- Canada's Oil Sands Declared Most Destructive Project on Earth - (The Good Human)
Political & Social Stuff
- Take Action: Tell Hershey, Mars & Nestle to Stop Child Labor! - (Change.org: Fair Trade)
- Steven Chu calls for alt-energy "revolution" - (Scientific American) Thank goodness there's a man of science in the cabinet.
Other Random Cool Stuff
- Backlash Branding: Cessna's Bizarre New Ad Campaign - (Fast Company) W-T-F?!!
- SolarDay 2009 - The first annual SolarDay has been announced. Check out the press release.