Brad van Arnum writes, “For all the economic misery caused by the Great Recession, it has at the very least exposed some of the most serious shortcomings of an education system once deemed second to none in the world. One of the most sobering observations made in recent years is that in some industries, ample […]
Years of Living Dangerously is a 9-part Showtime documentary television series focusing on climate change that will premiere on April 13, 2014. James Cameron, Jerry Weintraub and Arnold Schwarzenegger are executive producers of the series. The episodes feature celebrity investigators, who travel to areas around the world and throughout the U.S. affected by global warming to […]
Chimpanzees come in a variety of shapes, sizes, attitudes and looks and they are the closest relatives to humankind. This six minute film of chimp behavior exposes the animals at work, at play and at rest and particularly shows off their natural inquisitiveness. The films closing story of Gregoire, who was only recently freed from […]
Here’s some information on some rules for fair trade coffee and how it impacts the growers.
Fairtrade coffee and how it works.
Source: Sound Consumer April 2009 Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds asparagus 8 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into bits 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice Salt and freshly ground pepper 3 tablespoons hazelnuts, toasted and coarsely chopped Preparation Snap off tough ends of asparagus. Blanch in salted, boiling water for 3 to 4 minutes […]
After Being Freed From Nets.
Western demand for chocolate is resulting in child labor. Buying fair trade can help these children. Where are you making your choices from?
Fair trade chocolate- positivily impacting communities in Ghana.
The science and love of creation. Waldorf school using baking bread to teach about science and community.