Category Archives: Earth Day

Stewardship, Innovation and New Partners

Though the science data suggests that as a species human beings, particularly Americans, need to change their lifestyles in order to mitigate climate change, there are striking examples of innovators in our culture who are discovering innovated new paths and … Continue reading

Posted in Bottled Water, Climate Change, Culture/Religion, Earth Day, Geopolitics, Individual Water Use, Innovative mindsets, Presentation Models | Tagged | Leave a comment

Good Practice: Check Your Story (Hydrofracking) With Another Source

Given that we just finished Gas Land, it is always a good idea to see how other sources report that story. What do you think of this Time Magazine (a mainstream media source) report? http://www.time.com/time/video/player/0,32068,876880045001_2062814,00.html http://www.gaslandthemovie.com/ By the way, if … Continue reading

Posted in Diseases, Earth Day, Economics, Energy, Health, Individual Water Use, Infrastructure, Innovative mindsets, Newsletter, Science of Water, Specialty | Tagged | Leave a comment

Research Skills Homework

Homework: research this source [water.org] and write 6-8 sentences in Standard English. Also recall our editing sessions where we have been emphasizing clarity in our prose and strive to have your prose flow well between your general ideas and specific … Continue reading

Posted in Diseases, Earth Day, Economics, Geopolitics, Health, Individual Water Use, Infrastructure, Innovative mindsets, Presentation Models, United Nations, Written Homework | Tagged , | 6 Comments

Multimedia Homework. Share Your Reactions.

Click on this link and view the 20 minute interview of Steven Solomon on the Tavis Smiley show. Then write a 5-7 sentence response (click on the “leave a comment” hyperlink) in Standard English. You can respond to any topic … Continue reading

Posted in Earth Day, Economics, Geopolitics, Innovative mindsets, Presentation Models, United Nations, Written Homework | Tagged | 11 Comments

Earth Day 2010: Steven Solomon’s Blogpost

For Earth Day 2010, Steven Solomon wrote about the global crisis which will likely define the 21st century. In addition, the post contains a hyperlink to an interview he gave on that occasion. Read Solomon’s blog on Earth Day 2010

Posted in Climate Change, Earth Day, Geopolitics, Individual Water Use, Science of Water, United Nations | Tagged | Leave a comment

19 Solutions to the World Water Crisis

In May of 2010, the¬†GlobeScan and SustainAbility poll of more than 1200 leading international water experts in 80 countries identified the 19 most promising solutions to the freshwater crisis which will be increasingly affecting the Earth’s biosphere in the upcoming … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Earth Day, Economics, Geopolitics, Health, Individual Water Use, Infrastructure, Innovative mindsets | Leave a comment

World Water Day 03/22/2011

World Water Day is coming up in March….find out more about it

Posted in Earth Day, Geopolitics, Innovative mindsets, Uncategorized, United Nations | Leave a comment