Morocco’s Mosques are ALL Transitioning to Solar Power

Published on September 14th, 2016 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Originally published on With the first phase deadline set for 2019, Morocco has launched an ambitious “Energy Efficiency in Mosques” program aiming to provide solar power for all the mosques in the kingdom. By switching [&hellip... Read More

Green Your Life


Meet The Men Who Put Solar Shingles On The Roof

Published on September 13th, 2016 | by Glenn Meyers

Originally published on CleanTechnica Solar shingles are now gaining increasing traction in the renewable energy landscape. They are architecturally distinctive, more so than traditional rooftop photovoltaic panels. Solar shingles provide an integrated building product providing both [&hellip... Read More

Community & Culture

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Greening the Hajj Pilgrimage to Mecca

Published on September 13th, 2016 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Originally published on The Hajj season of 2016 is underway in Saudi Arabia and the world’s attention is finely tuned to the environmental impacts of four million pilgrims converging on Mecca. The pilgrimage crowd is [&hellip... Read More



Nearest Earth-Like Planet “Only 20 Years Away”

Published on September 6th, 2016 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Stephen Hawking, Mark Zuckerberg, and Yuri Milner must be overjoyed with the latest exciting discovery of an Earth-like planet in the Alpha Centauri solar system. Orbiting Proxima Centauri, one of three suns in Alpha Centauri, the [&hellip... Read More

Climate Change

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Alaska’s Inupiat Climate Refugees Need a New Home

Published on September 5th, 2016 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Originally published on Retreating onto the uncharted territory of today’s “climate refugees,” the entire indigenous community of Shishmaref, Alaska, is losing the land under its feet. Shishmaref has a population of around 600 members of [&hellip... Read More

Climate Change


An Update on US Methane Emissions from Fracking

Published on September 3rd, 2016 | by Green Expert

Originally published by gws on A relatively large number of research publications has appeared in the peer-reviewed literature since we last updated our readers on fracking and methane, CH4, emissions. We cannot discuss them all [&hellip... Read More


How To Hack A US Presidential Election

How To Hack A US Presidential Election

Published on August 31st, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan

I get a lot of press releases emailed my way. One flew in this week regarding how easy/difficult it is to hack a presidential election. I didn’t spend time on it since it didn’t seem like [&hellip... Read More


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Native Americans Standing Up Against Dakota Access Pipeline

Published on August 30th, 2016 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Originally published on   Holding down two fronts in the battle against the Dakota Access Pipeline, Native Americans and supporters are swelling in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, and outside a courthouse in Washington, D.C. Joining [&hellip... Read More

Architecture & Design

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Bamboo – The ABCs of Green Building Materials

Published on August 29th, 2016 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

Originally published on Bamboo is a truly remarkable green building material. It’s twice as strong as concrete and slightly stronger than steel. It’s also a renewable resource that needs little energy to grow, prevents soil [&hellip... Read More

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