Earth Day, 2010

It’s April 22nd, and that means that it’s time to celebrate¬†Earth Day again! If you haven’t been saving the environment for free, why not start today? ¬†Today is also the perfect day to plant trees and donate to a few worthy charities, like The Nature Conservancy and The Conservation Fund. Want to do more for […]

Earth Day, 2009

It’s Earth Day again! ¬†If you haven’t been saving the environment for free, today is the perfect day to start. ¬†It’s also the perfect day to plant trees and donate to a few worthy¬†charities, like The Nature Conservancy and The Conservation Fund. Want to do more to save the¬†environment? ¬†This list of fifty ways to […]

Earth Day, 2008

It’s Earth Day, which means that it’s the perfect day to save the environment for free, plant trees, and donate to a few charities like The Nature Conservancy and The Conservation Fun. Want to do more to help the environment?¬† This list of fifty ways to help the planet should offer plenty of inspiration.

Tom Launches Lower (Carbon) Footprint

Tom announced¬†the launch of¬†Lower (Carbon) Footprint¬†earlier today. ¬†Lower (Carbon) Footprint is Tom’s new blog dedicated to “Green issues”. ¬†Tom has often used his main blog,¬†Tom Raftery’s Social Media, to express his views on environmental issues, energy efficiency and¬†carbon offset,¬†so this veteran blogger’s decision to launch a separate blog should come as no surprise. ¬†If you […]

Save the Environment for Free

You’ve probably heard it all before, “For just pennies a day . . . For a one-time donation of . . . With your annual membership . . .” Well, I’m going to say something a little bit different today. For just minutes a day, you can improve the quality of the environment for yourself […]

While I Was Away

During my last vacation, Pluto lost its status as a planet. Now that I have returned from my relaxing vacation in Hawai’i, I would like to share some of the important events which happened while I was away. Apple upgraded its popular iMac line with Intel Core 2 Duo processors on September 6th, 2006. The […]

Pluto is No Longer a Planet

When I left for vacation four days ago, our solar system was composed of nine planets. When I returned, it only possessed eight. The International Astronomical Union approved a final redefinition of the word “planet” on August 24th, 2006; consequently, Pluto has lost its status as a planet. Neither the former ninth planet nor Pluto […]