Green Media & Resources
Pros: Excellent tree celebration ideas, good tree planting info
Cons: Not printed on recycled paper
Pros: Cloth diaper info that's amazing, wonderful design, great coverage of many topics
Cons: Could use more green cleaning info and not printed on recycled paper
Pros: Too many to list.
Cons: Almost none; could use some images.
What if everybody threw away old bottles and newspapers, littering the world with glass and plastic and tin cans that should be recycled and made into new products? Mr. Jones is a teacher who sets a good example for kids by separating his trash for recycling. When he takes them on a class trip to a recycling plant they learn the value of recycling. Part of every child’s development...
In this illustrated and easy-to-use guide, noted pediatrician Dr. Alan Greene, a leading voice of the green baby movement, advises parents how to make healthy green choices for pregnancy, childbirth, and baby care—from feeding your baby the best food available to using medicines wisely. Consumer advocate Jeanette Pavini includes information for making smart choices and applying green...
The essential, parent-friendly guide to raising a healthy child in our increasingly toxic environment.The second volume in the New York Times bestselling Green This! series, Growing Up Green: Baby and Child Care is a complete guide to raising healthy kids. Environmental activist and children's advocate Deirdre Imus addresses specific issues faced by children in every age group -- from...
“ I had the pleasure of watching these DVDs on BluRay. Unbelievable. The title of the series really sums it up -- it takes you on a journey to almost every height and depth and climate on earth, and familiarizes you with so many amazing plant and animal species. The footage is colorful and just magnificent. Don't mean to speak in superlatives, but it's really very impressive. An...” --Lola
“An Inconvenient Truth is a good film and good basic introduction to the science behind global warming. Gore and his film have taken a lot of heat from people who don't want to believe that humans are causing global warming. The bottom line is that the fundamental science in the movie is sound. There were a few details that could have been presented more accurately, for example specifying the...” --dana1981
“Although this movie was not all that exciting, Leonardo DiCaprio really did a wonderful job of putting a different spin on our environmental crisis. With some great scientific facts about how humans have an unfounded superiority complex over nature and some brave statements from environmentalist and ecologists alike it does its job well and has some great information. I think it is definitely...” --PUREShop
“I found this film to be both informative and balanced and not boring at all (for a documentary). It presented all factors in the picture (as far as I know) and it was actually stunning to me and my husband, because we did not know a lot of the details concerning the issue of the electric car. Overall, I think everyone interested in this issue should watch it.” --eris
You've read the stories and watched the documentaries. So you're convinced--burning fossil fuels leads to global climate change; supplies of fossil fuels are diminishing in quantity and increasing in price. You've fretted and worried, but still go through your day consuming some quantity of non-renewable fossil fuels to accomplish nearly every task (and you may not even realize...
Want to build responsibly, reduce waste, and help preserve the environment? Green Building & Remodeling For Dummies is your friendly, step-by-step guide to every facet of this Earth-friendly method of construction. Building a home—even a green home—uses plenty of resources and energy. This practical, hands-on book shows you how to build or remodel conscientiously, whether your...
“This was given to my husband as an x-mas present soon after our daughter was born. Remember our grandparents saying they had to walk 5 miles in the rain and snow just to get to school... well that's nothing.It's amazing what these penguins endure just to thrive. It will make your heart smile, cry and want to take action. ” --organicgal007