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Family, Kids & Health Stuff
- Top 10 Toxins Suspected of Causing Autism - (Care2 Healthy Living)
- Top 10 Baby Registries for Green Moms-to-Be - (Inhabitots)
- Traces of Veterinary Drugs Found in Baby Food and Infant Formula - (Inhabitots) Great... another reason to buy organic, especially for your kids. After all, we eat what our foods eat!
- Eating Chocolate Will Protect You From Skin Cancer - (GirlieGirl Army) Well, life just got a little better!
- Verdant PicNYC Table is topped with Living Growing Grass - (Inhabitat) Like having a picnic in your dining room!
- Ryosuke Fukusada's Glowing LED Wooden Light Bulb - (Inhabitat) Pretty cool.
- Sweden's Treehotel Now Selling Mirrorcube Treehouses - (Inhabitat) Now you can order one for yourself and have it installed in your backyard... haha!
Beauty & Fashion Stuff
- 10 Infographics on the Fashion Industry - (EcoSalon) These are interesting...especially the one that illustrates how much textile waste America generates each year.
- Gross or Glorious? Kerry Howley Turns Human Hair into Intricate Necklaces - (Ecouterre) Definitely artistic, but a little creepy.
- 14 Eco-Friendly Sunglasses to Protect Your Peepers - (Ecouterre)
Tech & Science Stuff
- 3D-Printed LED Lamps - (Inhabitat) These are so cool looking.
Nature & Environment Stuff
- Canada's tar sands could mean "Game Over for the Climate" - (NYTimes.com) "If we were to fully exploit this new oil source, and continue to burn our conventional oil, gas and coal supplies, concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere eventually would reach levels higher than in the Pliocene era, more than 2.5 million years ago, when sea level was at least 50 feet higher than it is now."
- [Video] Watch the Whole World Connect the Dots - (350.org) Climate change and extreme weather around the world.
- Arctic Seawater Leaking Methane: Big Pic - (Discovery News) Oh, just lovely...
- World's First Vegetarian Shark Prefers Heads of Lettuce - (TreeHugger) Apparently the trauma of getting a fish hook lodged in it's stomach was enough to scare this shark into never going after meat again.
- Fukushima Radiation Found in Bluefin Tuna in Calif. - (Time.com)
- Mo'ynoq's Desert Ships Are a Testament of Man's Impact on the Environment - (Inhabitat)
Arts, Entertainment & Travel Stuff
- Solar-Powered Floating Island is an Off-Shore Green Retreat - (Inhabitat) Now this is houseboating in style!
Political, Social & Economy Stuff
- International Cocoa Initiative partners with ILO to tackle child labour on cocoa farms - (ConfectioneryNews.com) Well, it's something.
Other Random Cool Stuff
- L.A. makes history with ban on plastic bags at stores - (LA Times) "Los Angeles became the largest city in the nation to approve a ban on plastic bags at supermarket checkout lines..." Cool!
- Survival Condo's Apocalypse-Proof Bunder Are Now Sold Out - (Inhabitat) Seriously????!!!