Recent Posts

Exploring the downside of energy independence and opting out of the grid.
The risks associated with endocrine disruptors – found in everything from from rubber ducks to makeup to canned foods – and how to avoid them.
An examination of the narrowing scope of today’s renewable energy strategies.
This month’s adventures at the A\J office: sweaters, cake, avian courtship valentines, and a new issue on the way!
Talking to the organizers of Toronto’s YIMBY Festival, which promotes communication between politicians community groups from across the city.
An interview with Ken Hartwick, CEO of Just Energy, about helping the Air Canada Centre to go green.
Julie Bélanger looks at the PELA smartphone case that’s hoping to put eco-friendly plastic on the map – and we’re giving away an iPhone 5 case!
Julie Bélanger discusses Jennifer Keesmaat's Arriscraft Lecture Series talk on why urbanism matters.
A tornado touching down in Kansas. Wind turbines are visible.
Harnessing the energy of tornadoes with Louis Michaud's Atmospheric Vortex Engine.
Green Living Online examines the impact of a meatless (and less meat) diet.
A taste of the ecological challenges of chocolate, and the efforts to make it more sustainable.
Move on, stroller wars. Making the case for the value of a car-free upbringing.
Changing our food systems through stories: Julie Bélanger found storytelling to be a central theme of the 2013 Guelph Organic Conference Community Workshops.
The park's public education efforts and use of the innovative Molok containers more than doubled waste diversion.
Assessing UK’s new home retrofit loan program.
Variability isn’t unique to renewable energy sources – and we already know how to deal with it.
In the final episode, the impact on the Atlantic Ocean of the 20-year invasion of the Lionfish is investigated.
Global nuclear energy trends and the threat of climate change mean we won’t be saying goodbye to nuclear any time soon.
In episode nine, Carl Safina heads to Zanzibar to profile efforts to instill a conservation ethic in the residents and religious leaders of Pemba Island's fishing villages.
New blog, The Wild Side, kicks off with Ellen Jakubowski sharing a story of how people power saved a falcon and her species.