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Hollywood Treads the Greener Path

August 13, 2010 / 1 Comment

The Producers Guild of America has launched greenproductionguide.com which features a database of environmentally friendly products and services from vendors across the United States. This new campaign, which is the latest push in Hollywood's efforts to clean up its "green" act, follows the launch of PGAGreen.org which the PGA had made in the previous year. The PGAGreen.org was aimed at ...

Artist Adds Colors to Nature

February 19, 2010 / No Comments

Nature is full of colors, be it plain or vivid, it's all there. Artist Norm Magnusson however, has found his skill in adding colors, or decoration to nature. While the idea of "decorating nature" is ambiguous and may well be termed an exercise in futility, it still seems to be a bit interesting and it does make for some intriguing ...

Sitting in the lap of nature by turning plants into chairs

June 11, 2009 / No Comments

There are various ways to love nature, conserve it and be in touch with it. One of them is a chair designed by Swiss designer Michel Bussien. Bussien simply turned growing plants into a chair so that you can literally touch nature. [caption id="attachment_5535" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Growing Chair by Michel Bussien"][/caption] The chair “sits” on a rolling planter with willow trees growing ...

When Creation Fights Back

August 15, 2008 / No Comments

I don't particularly like the word 'nature.' I prefer the word creation. It's all about my convictions. But, that's not the point of this post. The point is when things get out of whack on our home planet, they can really get out of kilter. And, there is not a whole lot we can do about it. A flood in southern ...