Hotels on the Lake at Lake Tahoe

At more than 1,600-feet deep, Lake Tahoe is one of the deepest lakes in the world. The crystal-clear waters offer spectacular visibility of about 70 feet; and host a plethora of water sports including jet skiing, water skiing and sailing. The 71 miles of shoreline are backed with tall pine-covered mountains, a popular destination for … Read more

Self Watering Planter (7″) with Water Level Indicator

The Aquaphoric passive hydroponic planter waters from a built in aquifer offering many advantages over conventional planters. FOOLPROOF – Conventional planters must be watered precisely when needed, requiring constant checking for proper plant moisture, rarely accurate even with experience. It’s so easy and precise with the Aquaphoric planter, just check the water gauge to see … Read more

10 Reasons Why You Should Go On A Retreat For Your Soul

This year I decided that instead of going to an all inclusive resort where I could bask in the sun and enjoy endless fruity cocktails, I wanted something more. I wanted a deeper spiritual experience. I knew a typical vacation wouldn’t satisfy this intense desire I had to nourish my soul, and let’s face it, an all inclusive trip is almost sure to be hard on the body, and I knew I had some healing to do.

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Ecocamp Patagonia

EcoCamp is situated in the very heart of Torres del Paine National Park and provides the region’s first fully sustainable accommodation, complete with green technology. You enjoy guided treks and wildlife excursions by day and share evening meals with new friends, before falling asleep gazing up at the star-filled sky through your dome ceiling. Wake … Read more

Eton BoostTurbine 2000mAh Portable Backup Battery Pack with Hand Crank Back-Up Power (NBOTU2000B)

For everyday or emergency use, this backup battery pack with hand turbine power generator will keep you all charged up and connected. It features a rechargeable 2000mAh lithium battery for power when and where you need it. With a lightweight and aluminum body it is convenient to take with you wherever you go. It includes … Read more

Time Magazine Review of Top Environmental Websites

Time MagazineTime Magazine has compiled a list of influential green websites and green start-up companies.

Food versus fuel. That debate has held back progress in biofuels, which offer the promise of a low-carbon substitute for petroleum, but whose development could also exacerbate deforestation and other environmental ills. But what if you could genetically engineer a better brand of biofuel — one that’s richer in energy and lower in carbon? That’s exactly what Jack Newman and his team at Amyris Biotechnologies are doing.

Grist is the Colbert Report of climate change, the Daily Showof deforestation, the Oprah of oil dependency — except with real reporting and analytical journalism.

 

 

 

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