Happy New Year 2009

January 1, 2009 / 1 Comment

Because of time zones, the New Year's Eve may have passed or it's not there yet. We'd like to wish you to have the best year ever, to stay healthy and be better stewards to Mother Earth. Meanwhile, what's your New Year's Resolution? Is there any green "inside"? Happy New Year 2009! Alex & Bill Image by M Kuhn

To You, Our Readers: “Feliz Navidad, Prospero Ano y Felicidad”

December 25, 2008 / 1 Comment

Just 9 months old GreenPacks, is celebrating Christmas (X-Mas, or whatever you call it) for the first time. We're pretty darn excited and would like to wish you to stay healthy, happy and as green as possible. "Feliz Navidad, Prospero Ano y Felicidad" You most likely know what that means even though you don't speak Spanish, but we'll make sure you're getting ...

Merry Christmas from Bill Belew at Greenpacks

December 25, 2008 / 1 Comment

Merry Christmas...Merry Christmas...Merry Christmas None of that Happy Holidays stuff from me, though I have no evil intentions of being insensitive to others' feelings. Christmas is about Christ. Call me a Bible thumper if you like. I'll take it as a compliment. I believe the Earth we live on is a gift from the Creator and it is for *that* reason we ought ...

International Earth Rotation Service Calls for a Leap Second

December 24, 2008 / 2 Comments

The International Earth Rotation Service is calling for a leap second - the 24th of its kind since the first in 1971. I wonder what they did before that? At midnight GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) on December 31st, the world will stop while a second is added to clocks everywhere. The Earth rotates at different speeds in different years. The moon's ...

The “Fellows” Who Will Shape Tomorrow – TogetherGreen

December 22, 2008 / No Comments

In October, Alex shared an initiative brought to you by Audubon in alliance with Toyota called TogetherGreen. If you remember, TogetherGreen’s main focus is to secure a bright and healthy future for generations to come … but it takes the inspiration and wisdom from dedicated leaders to accomplish such a goal. TogetherGreen has been fortunate enough to have some of the ...