The Salton Sea is a Ghoulish Reminder of California’s Water Woes

The result of a flooding mishap over 100 years ago, the Salton Sea is one of the more fascinating places… [more]

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Salvation Mountain a Glorious Temple of Color in California’s Desert

If there ever was a labor of love, it would definitely be Salvation Mountain, which graces the entryway… [more]

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Slab City, An Hour Drive and A Planet Away from Palm Springs

About an hour’s drive east of Palm Springs and the “Other Desert Cities,” lies Slab City, center… [more]

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World Promises $10B, But Syrian Refugees Still Suffer

As reported yesterday by the Associated Press and other news outlets, world leaders convened yet again… [more]

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Memphis Meats Bets Lab-Grown Meat Can Disrupt the Global Food Supply

Test tube meat. Laboratory meat. Cultured meat. The $330,000 hamburger cultivated in a Petri dish. The… [more]

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BP Suffers Record Annual Loss

With oil prices hovering around $30 a barrel, the world’s largest oil and gas firms have tightened… [more]

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How BI’s Skills-Based Volunteer Program Benefits Communities and Employees

Organizations and companies, small and large, offer volunteering programs, especially here in the U.S.,… [more]

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How M-KOPA Became a Multinational Solar & Social Enterprise

If you thought solar energy in developing countries is the purview of NGOs and social enterprises, M-Kopa will… [more]

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Encouraging Middle Eastern Youth to Embrace More Sustainable Careers

Oil and gas has long driven the United Arab Emirates' transformation from a poor and barren backwater… [more]

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Dispatch from Abu Dhabi: Can Geoengineering Help Solve the Middle East’s Water Woes?

Geoengineering has fomented plenty of controversy as a means of avoiding the risks of climate change.… [more]

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World Promises $10B, But Syrian Refugees Still Suffer

World leaders convened yet again in an effort to arrive at a solution to the Syrian refugee crisis. But the fact is, nonprofits and social enterprises are leading the charge to help these people. Listed in this article are five organizations taking on brave and difficult work.

BP Suffers Record Annual Loss

BP is reporting a total loss of $6.5 billion during FY2015 -- $2.2 billion last quarter alone -- with the company expecting to fire 7,000 workers by the end of 2017, or 8.2 percent of its global workforce.

How Liter of Light is Illuminating the World with Solar

After winning a Zayed Future Energy Prize award last year, Liter of Light has moved beyond simple water-bottle solar lights and launched new programs, including one that trains citizens how to make solar-powered street lights.
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