environmental movement

Eco-Disco Dancing Can Energize The Grid

Article: Eco-Disco Dancing Can Energize The Grid

Being green is not just about dry numbers and complicated scientific jargon, sometimes it can be about having a great time at a party and contributing to something surprising and positive at the same time. This is very true in Rotterdam, Netherlands, where a nightclub plans to install a new type of flooring solution for…

Bush Administration Fails to Release Global Warming Report

Article: Bush Administration Fails to Release Global Warming Report

The Bush administration has been admonished twice in 2007 by federal judges. The first ruling that condemned the administration’s environmental policies was about vehicular pollution. A federal judge stated that carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases emitted from vehicle tailpipes were pollutants subject to federal regulation. One can only wonder why the federal government would…

THE GREEN Meeting #9 Recap

Article: THE GREEN Meeting #9 Recap

Sundance Channel Island in Second Life was full of life on Tuesday, June 12th. The week’s theme was KIDS and environmental refugees. Some pretty great questions were raised concerning how kids are so central to the environmental movement. They are basically the reason that many of us environmentalists are so interested in being green. In…

Weekly Theme on THE GREEN: KIDS #1

Article: Weekly Theme on THE GREEN: KIDS #1

Children are a central part of many families. It is through them society constantly redefines itself. In this regard, kids are silmilar to the environmental conditions that shape our lives. People fight tirelessly to improve the environmental conditions on the planet because they are worried that the world will not be safe and healthy for…

THE GREEN Meeting #8 Recap

Article: THE GREEN Meeting #8 Recap

Simran Green Meeting The Green Meeting was full of curiosity and Simran’s poignant answers. The usual, and happily welcomed, group of environmentally inclined Second Life avatars were in attendance. We hope everyone had a great time and look forward to the next chance to regale your heart with environmental goodness and to put a smile…

A Dash of Humor for the Sake of Green Fun

Article: A Dash of Humor for the Sake of Green Fun

It’s two days after Earth Day, and that means we want to keep you talking about the environmental movement. There is no better way to get people excited about a topic than through a little green humor. During the filming of BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET, we recorded a number of interviews that ended…