Environment

Vermont Leads the Way as First State to Ban Fracking

by Crystal Wiltshire

Governor Peter Shumlin signed a statewide hydraulic-fracturing ban into law on Wednesday making it the first state where the drilling process is illegal.

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Sting, Mraz and Guster Sign Pledge for Legally Harvested Wood

by Kara DiCamillo

Musicians sign pledge to ensure guitars are made with legal, sustainable wood.

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Josh Fox Working on Sequel to Acclaimed Documentary ‘Gasland’

by Crystal Wiltshire

When Josh Fox was offered money for a gas company to set up a fracking operation in his back yard, it forced him to take a hard look at exactly was going on.

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Jennifer Hewitt, Freida Pinto and Annalynne McCord Go Green

by Crystal Wiltshire

The list of young green starlets in Hollywood continues to grow with the additions of actresses like Jennifer Love Hewitt, Freida Pinto and Annalynne McCord.

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Kristen Bell ‘Lectured’ Joel McHale About Reusable Bags

by China DeSpain

McHale told Bell’s fiance, Dax Shepard, that Bell chided him for using plastic bags — and rejected his offer of roasted chicken.

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Sea Shepherd’s Paul Watson Arrested in Germany

by Jennifer Mishler

Earlier today, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society president and founder Captain Paul Watson was arrested in Frankfurt, Germany. Sea Shepherd France president Lamya Essemlali posted to Facebook: “Captain Paul Watson was

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Getting to the Truth Behind the Mother’s Day Flower Trade

by ecosalon

Though it’ll only last a week, the impact of that Mother’s Day bouquet is much larger.

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