Category: Environment


Via Scoop.itCuriosity, Awareness, Compassion and Diffusion

ABOUT THE MOVIE After HOME and the Earth from Above series, Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s 90′ documentary film A THIRSTY WORLD, directed by Thierry Piantanida and B…

Once again, a vibrant and instructive documentary!

People already fight for water. Tomorrow, no one knows how widespread conflicts generated by water disputes will be.

As a preventive measure, let’s bend the curve toward acceptable futures: be aware, responsible and let’s try to minimize our footprint over nature.

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Delicious.com – [Fracking]

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Various links to articles, videos, research papers and opinion on the risks and benefits of fracking in New Zealand and overseas.

Today had to be the day dedicated to cogitation about ‘Fracking’ 😉

On that page, you’ll be provided with many URL related to hydraulic fracturing.

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A new independent study by the Energy Institute at the University of Texas, Austin, sees no direct link between shale gas extraction and groundwater contamination, but nevertheless asks for tougher controls and regulation of fracking practices.

Really? Who could give serious credit to that kind of article? I must admit that every point of view is to be listened in order to forge oneself an enlightened opinion. It’s a compulsory condition to widen your mind. But…

Keep in mind that opposite interest may drive big companies miles away from everybody’s daily and sustainable wellness!

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Gasland / Hydraulic fracturing

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The largest domestic natural gas drilling boom in history has swept across the United States. OK, nothing’s really new with that… Michael Moore has been followed by other talended people. Here you’ll find some raw material to help starting a passionate investigation in the field of ecology. How far are you willing to go with nature to find alternative energy resources? What does really matter in your life? What source of information are you more likely to rely on in order to elaborate a best-balanced opinion? If you have not even heard of “fracing” yet, maybe you’d better have a look at http://www.propublica.org/special/hydraulic-fracturing-national first 😉 And don’t fool yourself: this issue (if you consider it an issue) is of worldwide class…
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The Way

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Contents page for the online version of The Way: an ecological worldview by Edward Goldsmith. Originally published by Rider Books, 1992.
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