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Restorative Art - Conservation

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Artists and ecological restorationists have a lot in common: both work experimentally with materials that are sometimes unpredictable. But there are tensions between art and restoration, too.
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When You Walk Into a Zoo, Are You Helping Animals or Hurting Them?

When You Walk Into a Zoo, Are You Helping Animals or Hurting Them? | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
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How My Step-Mom and Mother-in-law Inspire Me

How My Step-Mom and Mother-in-law Inspire Me | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
By Laura Turner Seydel, Chairperson, Captain Planet Foundation

This post is part of the Global Moms Relay. Every time you share this post, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 (per action) to help improve the health and well-being of moms and kids worldwide through MAMA, Shot@Life…
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Leesa Carter: DOLE Fruit Bowls® & Captain Planet Foundation Join Forces To Host... -- WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., J

Leesa Carter: DOLE Fruit Bowls® & Captain Planet Foundation Join Forces To Host... -- WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., J | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
"We know that when kids engage with a learning garden, they develop an authentic understanding and appreciation for the natural world in which they live," explained Leesa Carter, Executive Director, Captain Planet Foundation. "Through this challenge we will showcase the commitment that ...
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Is A Lightbulb That Lasts 20 Years Worth $60?

Is A Lightbulb That Lasts 20 Years Worth $60? | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
The tech world is all abuzz after last week's launch of the Philips 10-watt LED lightbulb. Why?
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Laura Turner Seydel: Ted Turner wants to go to heaven - CNN.com

Laura Turner Seydel: Ted Turner wants to go to heaven - CNN.com | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
" His five children -- Rhett Turner, Laura Turner Seydel, Jennie Turner Garlington, Teddy Turner and Beau Turner -- serve on the board of the Turner Foundation.
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Water Bear Inspires Refrigeration-free Storage - Conservation

Water Bear Inspires Refrigeration-free Storage - Conservation | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Biological samples are fragile: if they’re not kept at cold temperatures, they quickly degrade. And refrigeration in labs and on trucks, planes, and ships is costly and requires a huge amount of energy.
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Homeostatic Building Façade - Conservation

Homeostatic Building Façade - Conservation | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Architectural skin regulates indoor temperature by expanding and contracting like muscles
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Review: Pam Longobardi’s collaboration with the seas yields artful treasures of plastic waste | ArtsATL

Review: Pam Longobardi’s collaboration with the seas yields artful treasures of plastic waste | ArtsATL | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Pam Longobardi’s solo exhibition "What Once Was Lost Must Now Be Found" at the Hudgens Center accompanies her recent Hudgens cash award.
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How One Chicago Restaurant Went Totally Trash-Free - YouTube

Some restaurants produce eight gallons of waste every hour. Thanks to a sustainability plan, Sandwich Me stretched that time...to two years.
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Laura Turner Seydel: What Do Ted Turner, Erin Brockovich and Rufus Wainwright Have in Common? | Kristi York Wooten

Laura Turner Seydel: What Do Ted Turner, Erin Brockovich and Rufus Wainwright Have in Common? | Kristi York Wooten | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Each year in Atlanta, the cable-mogul-turned-rancher and his daughter Laura Turner Seydel gather a crew of celebs who are as crazy about saving the environment as they are -- all in the name of Captain Planet, the animated eco superhero Turner, 75,...
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Anderson Foundation Awards $400,000 to Emory for Ethics, Religion, Environment

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 -- Ray C. Anderson Foundation Awards $400,000 to Emory University Center for Ethics for Culture, Religion, Ethics and the Environment (CREATE) Program.
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Windows Inspired by Spider Webs - Conservation

Windows Inspired by Spider Webs - Conservation | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Patterned UV coating on glass is invisible to humans—but not to birds
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Restorative Art - Conservation

Restorative Art - Conservation | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Artists and ecological restorationists have a lot in common: both work experimentally with materials that are sometimes unpredictable. But there are tensions between art and restoration, too.
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Slime Is the New Silk - Conservation

Slime Is the New Silk - Conservation | Thinking Outside the Box | Scoop.it
Sustainable fabric from hagfish
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