I have never understood why anyone would buy into the belief system that nuclear energy is clean, unless invisible but deadly contamination doesn’t count.
Before recent events in Japan reminded us of the global threat of radiation due to a… [read]
From the 1890s through 1910, thousands of Americans used solar water heaters to heat water for their homes.
Out with the Old and In with the New
I was doing research for an article on alternative energy when I discovered… [read]
While we at OLM believe that the information itself is accurate, we were immediately skeptical of the idea that Johns Hopkins Hospital would make such “alternative” claims going against everything they stand for…
Recently an email titled, “Cancer Update from… [read]
These are a few of our favorite videos that parady green issues
You probably have already seen at least a couple of these, but we figured any treehugger would enjoy seeing them again.
This green parody, Coal, by Free Love… [read]
In five steps
Place recycling bins next to every trash can with each possible type of bin that makes sense for the area. The cafeteria is the best place to start. Make sure each bin is clearly labeled. In… [read]
Being green, or being environmentally considerate, is more a mindset than a certain set of actions. It’s all about conservation, consideration, sustainability, and looking to the future. With the right mindset, your daily choices will result in a greener lifestyle.… [read]
Poland’s Health Minister, Ewa Kopacz, was heavily criticized for her decision not to purchase the swine flu vaccines. The Polish Ombudsman, Janusz Kochanowski (appointed as the mediary for citizen rights) threatened to sue Kopacz for her decision.
Kapacz considered purchasing… [read]