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Earth Day

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Top Earth Day Articles

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  • Jonah Goldberg: Global fossil fuel fears suck up all the oxygen

    Never let it be said that Mother Nature doesn't appreciate irony. A new study led by researchers at Occidental College and the University of California at Santa Barbara has found that the oil platforms dotting the California coast are fantastic for sea...
  • The good news about offshore oil rigs

    The good news about offshore oil rigs
    Never let it be said that Mother Nature doesn't appreciate irony. A new study led by researchers at Occidental College and UC Santa Barbara has found that the oil platforms dotting the California coast are fantastic for sea life. In a 15-year study,...
  • Selfies: Where's Emily Post when you need a judgment?

    You're so vain. I bet you think this selfie's about you. Don't you? To selfie or not to selfie? That should be the question. I once took a selfie. OK, more than once. But I only did it because "all the kids" were doing it. I also wore parachute...
  • 80 years of iconic art by famed Pop artist Robert Indiana on view at Allentown Art Museum

    For centuries, artists have incorporated the written word into their art. Robert Indiana, one of the original American Pop artists, made them the focus of his artistic career. Today, Indiana's words are some of the most recognizable in the world. His...
  • Teaching your child to respect our planet

    Teaching your child to respect our planet
    As an advocate for natural living, I am excited about celebrating Earth Day with my children in April.  Here’s a list of 5 simple ways you can teach your child to respect our planet on Earth Day and every day. 1. Show your child where their food...
  • Yoga schools grow by leaps and bounds in Central Florida

    Yoga schools grow by leaps and bounds in Central Florida
    The students at Warrior One Power Yoga glide through their poses on brightly colored mats squeezed side by side in the narrow studio in Audubon Park. The Orlando business, which celebrated its first anniversary last month, has been so successful that...
  • Return To The Rivers: Connecticut's Waterways Reflect The State's History

    Return To The Rivers: Connecticut's Waterways Reflect The State's History
    The widely held assumption that Connecticut was complete wilderness when the first European settlers arrived in the early 17th Century is belied by what archaeologists have found along the state's rivers. "It was not wilderness," said Nicholas...
  • Going green: Boca Children's Museum latest mission gets boost

    Going green: Boca Children's Museum latest mission gets boost
    The Earth Day celebration at the Boca Raton Children's Museum will also mark the official debut of the museum's latest effort to spark environmental interest among the youngest seedlings. For 35 years, the museum on city property has offered children...
  • Nissan Leaf at Gulfstream

    Nissan Leaf at Gulfstream
    Tuesday is Earth Day, and Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-454-7000, GulfstreamPark.com) is trying to make the world better by giving away an environmentally friendly car, a Nissan Leaf. The promotion runs...
  • For Earth Day, here's the 33 most famous green things

    For Earth Day, here's the 33 most famous green things
    I like green things. My eyes are green. The Earth is green. It's Earth Day. So here's my definitive list of the top 33 most famous green things. So expect to see Green Lantern, Green Arrow and the Green Hornet. Hulk's there. Grinch too. There's...
  • Editor's letter: Green Issue

    The City of Fort Lauderdale has launched a campaign to incorporate green living habits. The sustainability plan's three-word rhyming moniker, Green Your Routine, was a big influence for our annual Green Issue. You may have noticed the conveniently...