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Ideas for Improving Science Education in the US - New York Times

Ideas for Improving Science Education in the US - New York Times | Sustainability and Science | Scoop.it
Ideas for Improving Science Education in the US
New York Times
When I give talks around the country, I often ask the audience: “How many of you knew you were an English/history type or a math/science type by the time you were in 11th grade?
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Michael Pawlyn: Using nature's genius in architecture | Video on TED.com

How can architects build a new world of sustainable beauty? By learning from nature.

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Jaimee Belzer's comment, April 21, 2013 8:35 PM
Using nature as our guide, we can learn to live a more sustainable life. Check this TED talk out!
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Sustainable Futures

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Sustainable Futures is a non-profit organization in Boise, ID that has two primary missions: Our first mission is to “open the circle” to employment by providing vocational training in “green-collar” jobs to people re-entering the workplace, who...

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Jaimee Belzer's comment, April 21, 2013 7:55 PM
Want products with style & sustainability in mind? Sustainable Futures has some amazing products, like this hurricane lantern made out of different color glass bottles; http://www.sustainable-futures.us/index.php?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=102&category_id=29&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=53
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Amazing full moon rising video shot at 1300mm

Amazing full moon rising video shot at 1300mm | Sustainability and Science | Scoop.it
Photographer Mark Gee has captured some beautiful footage of a full moon rising over New Zealand, showing the silhouettes of observers in its wake.

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10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year Long - Patch.com

10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year Long - Patch.com | Sustainability and Science | Scoop.it
10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year Long
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Do your part by recycling glass, paper, plastic and other reusable materials at your local recycling centers. 3. Donate ...

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Jaimee Belzer's comment, April 21, 2013 8:39 PM
Earth Day is everyday. Be conscious of your footprint in day to day life.
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Eben Bayer: Are mushrooms the new plastic? | Video on TED.com

Product designer Eben Bayer reveals his recipe for a new, fungus-based packaging material that protects fragile stuff like furniture, plasma screens -- and the environment.

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Jaimee Belzer's comment, April 21, 2013 8:38 PM
Do you despise Styrofoam as much as I do? Eben Bayer and his team have found an almost unreal, yet totally legit, alternative for packing materials. Once again, nature holds the knowledge.