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  1. 2 East End towns ban plastic bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News12.com

    The new restrictions go into effect on Earth Day 2015, which is April 22. The East Hampton Town Board approved the ban on single-use plastic shopping bags Thursday night.

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  2. Southampton and East Hampton Towns ban plastic checkout bags, effective next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... a 3-2 vote by the town board on Thursday afternoon, and it will go into effect in stores on April 22, which is Earth Day. Southampton and East Hampton have become the first towns on Long Island to ban plastic checkout bags, following a campaign by ...

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  3. Attitudes to climate change depend on people's sense of belonging to the planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Science Daily

    ... -- is a major influence on public and media opinions on the reality of global - In celebration of this year's Earth Day on April 22, NASA's Global Climate Change website has unveiled a new version of its popular image gallery, "State of Flux." The ...

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  4. 'Saving My Tomorrow' proves that children are our future, let them lead the wayRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Zap2it.com

    ... Museum of Natural History, begins as a special Monday (Dec. 15), and continues as a four-part series beginning on Earth Day 2015 (April 22). It features kids concerned with the future of the environment passionately sharing their views on the world ...

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  5. Lessons & Carols Set for Saturday in RVCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Patch.com

    ... April 24 in conjunction with a new encyclical on the environment being released by Pope Francis, and in honor of Earth Day on April 22. The choir plans to celebrate their 25th Anniversary by making a choir pilgrimage to England and Ireland in June ...

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  6. Plastic bag dress, other props used to support proposed Southampton shopping bag banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Newsday

    ... year. The board is considering a ban on single-use plastic checkout bags that would begin in stores on April 22 -- Earth Day. Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst this year has lobbied for a ban in all five of Long Island's East End towns ...

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  7. New Strategy for Rooting Out Racism and Sowing the Seeds of Peace in FergusonRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | PRWeb

    ... respecting and caring for each and respecting and preserving nature. It's fantastic. What a great way to celebrate Earth Day. I think it is fantastic that this is a German-American project. It was inspired by Marc Daniels, an American gardener, ...

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  8. Indiana Earth Anthem contest opens for submissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Nuvo.net

    ... will then perform the song live for the judges and an audience at Christian Theological Seminary on April 22 (Earth Day, natch!) who, together, will vote on the winning anthem. A house band led by Wyatt Watkins will be on hand to provide ...

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  9. Mark James Miller: Are Environmentalists Communists? And What About Ayn Rand?Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Noozhawk

    ... the Santa Barbara Channel , a new consciousness about humanity's relationship with our planet began. The first Earth Day , held a year later, was a direct outgrowth of that disaster. So I found it more than a little ironic to see a car in Santa ...

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  10. iPhone app aims to help you contact ETRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Examiner.com

    ... by UFO/ET witnesses, Dr. Greer's CE-5 expeditions, information on free energy and more. Sirius premiered on Earth Day (April 22, 2013) in Los Angeles. Dr. Greer is also founder and director of CSETI (The Center for the Study of Extraterrestrial ...

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  11. Which gov't offices are most eco-friendly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | ABS-CBN News

    ... government agencies and GOCCs to participate in the next wave of the search slated in 2016. Launched during the Earth Day Celebration on April 22, 2010, the Recognition Awards for Eco-friendly Government Offices aims to assess the implementation of ...

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  12. Omran organizes advanced coral reef protection course for Oman ministry of environment employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Times of Oman

    ... We Protect Marine Life' campaign was held in collaboration with Atana Khasab in on April 22, in commemoration of 'Earth Day' and included various activities including building awareness of the importance of protecting the sultanate's rich and ...

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  13. Earth Day Fast FactsRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Valley News Live

    Here's a look at what you need to know about Earth Day, which is celebrated every year by more than a billion people in 180 nations around the world. Facts: Earth Day is celebrated every April 22, but some events take place on the weekends before or after the 22nd.

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  14. Digital Dilemma: Is the Internet Killing (or Saving) the Planet?Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... emerging digital systems may safeguard our environment and our democracy ( bit.ly/SoW2014 ). When the first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22, 1970, the collection of ideas and artifacts that is now known as the Internet was only a research and ...

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  15. Remembering Dr. Allen BentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Observer

    ... he was teaching called conservation. Credit for it could be granted in either science or social studies. The first Earth Day had been April 22, 1970, and I had discussed it with the high school students in Silver Creek where I had done my student ...

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  16. small special buckles short: If you wish for to increase your knowledge only ke...Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Sag Harbor Online

    ... she said, electrical work will begin and it is her hope the panels will be unveiled at a celebration on April 22 - Earth Day. And, she added, all members of the ARB will be personally invited to celebrate with the school on Earth Day. "What I love ...

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  17. Global soundscapes research center to capture vanishing sounds of natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Holtville Tribune

    Purdue University ecologist Bryan Pijanowski gained international attention for an Earth Day effort to capture soundscapes from citizen scientists. Now, he is launching a research center aimed at preserving the sounds of the Earth and highlighting their bellwether role in alerting scientists to environmental habitat changes by species.

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  18. What's The Best Way To Preserve The Environment? Reduce ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... "a joint partner in the degradation of our nation's environmental resources." In 1970, Nelson founded the first Earth Day and since then over 100 million bodies have been added to the population, five times the increase we experienced in the ...

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  19. Plastic shopping bag ban gains momentum across LI's East EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Newsday

    Long Island's East End towns are moving closer to a regional ban on plastic checkout bags, with two towns trying to prohibit them in stores starting on Earth Day 2015 and three more weighing the idea. Photo Credit: Agaton Strom Long Island's East End towns are moving closer to a regional ban on plastic checkout bags, with two towns trying to prohibit them in stores starting on Earth Day 2015 and three more weighing the idea.

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  20. Another State Deals A Blow To Tesla's Business ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Roll Call

    A view of the 2009 Tesla Roadster plug, during a show of various company's models of hybrid, alternative fuel and electric vehicles outside the Russell Senate Office Building, in anticipation of the April 22 celebration of Earth Day. Tesla Motors lost a crucial legislative battle in Michigan on Tuesday when Republican Gov. Rick Snyder signed a bipartisan bill that would prevent the electric vehicle manufacturer from selling its cars outside of a dealership network.

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