Earth Day

Apple grows a forest in quirky new Earth Day 2017 video

Earth Day 2017 has long since passed but Apple’s still not done busting out its quirky videos that celebrate the company’s green environmental protection initiatives.<p>In Apple’s latest hand-drawn ad published today, the company showcased its efforts to preserve forests so that the paper used in all …

Apple

Apple highlights its sustainably managed forest project in new video

Apple shared a series of lighthearted animated videos for Earth Day back in April and today the company has released another new video in the same style. This one highlights the company’s efforts with sustainable packaging…<p>AirPods<p>Apple has published a new series of videos in celebration of Earth …

Apple

Apple ad explains origins of company's forestry program

A new Apple ad posted to YouTube on Thursday focuses on the company's worldwide effort to preserve and manage forestland, itself part of a wider goal …

Sustainability

Apple Shares New Earth Day Ad in Late July

Earth Day was over three months ago, on April 22, yet Apple today uploaded another quirky Earth Day video outlining the company's plan to ensure almost one million acres of forests are responsibly managed by 2020.<p>The one-minute ad was shared on Apple's own YouTube channel today, and later tweeted …

Soucheray: New garbage trucks? Had to check it out. Always have to check it out.

It could have been worse than we thought. If the city does take over the coordination of trash hauling, could the existing trucks in the hands of the …

Cities

Don’t Let Climate Alarmists Neuter Your Kids’ Desire For A Family

Never mind that the United States has its lowest birth rate ever, a major problem for both our economy and entitlement programs, a new study from IOP …

Conservative View

Online Activity: All About Oceans Scavenger Hunt

What lurks beneath the shimmering surface of the world’s oceans? What mysteries has science revealed from the study of marine life and the ecosystems …

Oceans

“Earth Day” at Ramiken Crucible

<i>Venue:</i> Ramiken Crucible, New York<p><i>Exhibition Title:</i> Earth Day<p><i>Date:</i> April 22 – July 4, 2017<p><i>Images:</i><p><i>Link:</i> “Earth Day” at Ramiken Crucible<p>Tags: Calvin …

Contemporary Art

Artist Fashions Foreboding Black Smoke Flag As Powerful Climate Change Symbol

Video screenshot via Dezeen<p><b>For Earth Day</b> this year, Irish artist John Gerrard created an ever-changing black flag made of billowing smoke, …

Climate

Just don't call it 'climate change'

What Republicans in Dallas can teach us about saving the planet<p>By Rebecca Harrington<p>DALLAS — It was the afternoon before Earth Day in April when an imposing Republican stood up and declared war.<p>John Walsh III had spent the past half-hour sitting in the front row listening to former Democratic …

Climate

Why More Restaurants Are Banning Plastic Straws | Food & Wine

This is the last straw. If there’s a lesson to be learned from Chicago restaurant group DMK, it’s that little changes make a huge difference when it …

Aquariums

‘Bike Boom’: Lessons from the ’70s cycling craze that swept the U.S.

A new book about bicycling’s boom (and bust) has lessons for today’s riders and planners<p>While the U.S. isn’t the cycle-mad Netherlands—yet—recent news may suggest we’re entering a bike-riding renaissance. Biking has become a quickly growing (albeit still relatively tiny) part of the daily commute …

Cycling

Inside the Environmental Protection Agency: Paranoia and Stifled Work

Based on interviews with 47 current and former EPA employees, a new report paints a picture of a deeply divided and stymied agency.Environmental …

Climate

David Reevely: Ontario Catholic schools can’t push Catholicism on students now

Catholic schools will find it tougher to lean on students to get Catholic educations, thanks to a human-rights case over how a girl in central …

Education

20 Photos that Celebrate Playing Outside

Forget the gadgets and computers—there’s nothing like spending some time in nature and playing outside.For our recent Photo Quest, we partnered with …

Photography

Three Reasons Why Evangelicals Stopped Advocating for the Environment

It's not theology, it's politics. The recent announcement by the Trump administration that the United States is withdrawing from the Paris Accord, an …

Climate

This LOL-worthy Instagram shows what Barbie would be like as a modern mom

If Barbie were a real person, she’d likely have Instagram. Even though she was technically born in 1959, she is eternally in her late 20s (or so …

Barbie

Recycling Your Notebooks

We're all about recycling. Some tips for giving your notebook another lifeThe post Recycling Your Notebooks appeared first on Scout Books.

Recycling

Kerry says Trump’s Paris decision was ‘a day of craven ignorance’

WASHINGTON — John Kerry sat in front of the United Nations, his 2-year-old granddaughter, Isabelle, in his lap as he affixed his signature to a …

Climate

How To Live More Sustainably (Without Buying A Thing)

Ultra-athlete Rich Roll can't get enough of 1 Hotel South Beach, from its sustainably-sourced design materials to its in-house plant-based cuisine....

Sustainability

Hypocrisy Alert: The Left Makes Magic Carbon Footprints That Don’t Count

Have you taken an airplane trip this year? If so, you’ve already harmed the environment in the single, largest way possible. <i>Unless</i>, of course, you …

March for Science

Climate Change

A polar bear walks along a rocky shore, looking for food. The bear would usually be on the sea ice hunting for seals, pouncing when the seal comes up to breathe. But the ice has started to melt earlier and re-form later than it has in the past. Without the sea ice, the polar bear must scavenge for …

Climate Change

How Trump exposes a dangerous problem at the heart of American government

C.S. Lewis describes friendship as that moment when "one person says to another 'What! You too? I thought that no one but myself…'" Up until that …

Executive Orders

Apple reveals belief in reincarnation

Commentary: Are they strange at Apple? Depends on your perspective on the company's latest ad.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>You might find this confusing.<p>Earth Day was last month. You missed it? How could you?<p>Yet on Thursday, Apple …

iPhone gets reincarnated in Apple’s new Earth Day ad

Earth Day 2017 festivities ended over a month ago, but that’s not stopping Apple from busting out another one of the quirky cartoon videos it made for the holiday.<p>Apple published a new Earth Day video today that highlights the problems it faces in regards to recycling materials from old iPhones. …

Apple

Apple Explains iPhone 'Reincarnation' in Quirky Earth Day Video

Apple has released a new animated Earth Day 2017 video — a month after the fact — that shows off how the company could achieve a sustainable and …

Apple

Apple Releases New Earth Day Video at Sustainable Brands Event

Apple today shared a new Earth Day 2017 video on its YouTube channel, which comes more than a month after Earth Day took place.<p>The video, which follows the theme of the previous Earth Day spots Apple released, focuses on Liam, Apple's recycling robot that strips iPhones down to their component …

Apple

Apple posts new Earth Day 2017 video in connection with environmental conference

Apple on Thursday took the unusual step of releasing a new video in its animated series for Earth Day 2017 —over a month after the actual holiday, …

Apple

Apple asks if the iPhone believes in reincarnation

Apple dropped another entry in its animated Earth Day shorts series — and this one grapples with a pretty heady concept: Does my iPhone believe in reincarnation?<p>The 50-second spot was a tie-in to Apple's participation in the Sustainable Brands 2017 event, which explains the late rollout. The …

Apple

Earth Day Education Fair brings nature info to Jefferson Parish youth

Maddie Tabora could hardly contain her elation as she sat on a bench at LaSalle Park in Metairie. She sat under a massive oak tree while making an …

Education